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Anyone using the Cascade Canister Filters? by RedForeman
I just got a 700(rated for 65g), plan on using it for my 55g along with a penguin/marineland/whisperlike 330 biowheel 30-60 filter. So I'll be somewhat over filtered.... I am curious to know if you used the directional spout or spraybar? Current too much with either one? How do you like the...
January 10th 04 04:59 PM
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test by CS
January 9th 04 04:08 PM
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Hard-To-Find Plants by CS
I carry the largest selection of hard-to-find aquatic plants at reasonable prices. Please email me at for a current availability list or to get on my mailing list. Special requests welcome!!! New Shipment coming in this week. Thanks.
January 9th 04 02:26 PM
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Suggestions for light requested by jap3
I have a 55 gallon 48" long, 18" high (or deep) tank that is lightly planted with amazon swords. Currently I have about 40 watts of light which i know is way under rated. I'd like to start DIY co2 or maybe go to a pressureized system. I would first like to get a decent light and have been eyeing...
January 9th 04 01:17 PM
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To Quarantine first fish in tank... or not? by Harry Muscle
I'm gonna be setting up my new 55G planted tank soon, and I'm wondering if I should quarantine the first fish that I will introduce ... which will be 3 SAE, & 6 Ottos. I know that the pro for quarantining the first fish is that it's cheaper to medicate them if needed in a smaller tank. However,...
January 8th 04 10:35 PM
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Beginner plants by Karen Garza
What are some good plants to start with? I have 40 watt lighting on a 20 gallon aquarium, so I will need low light plants. I'm considering Java Moss, Java fern and Annubias Barteri. Are these okay for a beginner? I've already started a few of those aponogeton bulbs and Ulvaceus bukbs that I bought...
January 8th 04 09:05 PM
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websites with aquascaping examples? by zack lymongood
Hello, Does anyone know of any sites that give examples/ideas/diagrams for aquascaping? Thanks!
January 8th 04 05:26 PM
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best filter for 55-gal planted tank w/ CO2? by Greg
Hi, I have a 6-month old 55-gal heavily planted tank and I inject CO2. I've been running filterless since the beginning, but would like to add an external filter of some kind to provide mechanical filtration and water movement. Any suggestions? And what turnover rate is recommended? Also, do...
January 8th 04 12:25 AM
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Live Plant trading/auctions in Southern Ontario (ie: Toronto, Mississauga) by Harry Muscle
I'm wondering if anyone is aware of any live plant trading or auctions that take p in Southern Ontario, especially Toronto or Mississauga. I'm gonna be planting a brand new 55G tank soon, and the thought of using all LFS bought plants sound really really expensive. Thanks, Harry
January 7th 04 07:57 PM
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Plant Interactions by Paul Sutphen
After reading Diana Walsted's book, I am wondering if the Vall is being killed by dwarf Saggitaria. What is happening is that the Vall which always was healthy began to uproot after the Saggitaria began taking over. The Vall roots are brown, short and look rooted. Diana devoted a lot of her book...
January 7th 04 05:37 PM
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Christmas moss by Ben
Does anyone know of anyplace online that is selling Christmas moss? I'm having a difficult time finding it in my corner of the US. Thanks Ben
January 7th 04 04:02 PM
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Sunset Hygro, grows, then nothing... by N. Wise
a low light tank with java fern and sunset hygro Sunset hygro is NOT a low light plant. It needs at least 2 WPG. Nearer the top, it keeps it's leaves, but near the bottom, they get holes and drop off, leaving a bare stalk. That's because it is closer to the light at the top. The leaves at...
January 7th 04 03:43 PM
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Sudden plant deaths by Martin A. Gross
Group, Four days ago, I started losing my Mint Bacopa, Sunset Hygrophila, Wisteria, and Red Ludwigia. Two days ago, I discovered that my heater was no longer working. The water temperature was only 68F. I, of course, immediately bought a new heater. Considering the timing, this is certainly a...
January 6th 04 07:10 PM
by Martin A. Gross Go to last post
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Activated carbon in filter - will this remove the liquid iron fert I add to the tank? by K. Elliot
Hello all. I have a 55 gallon lightly planted tank with the following contents: Fish consisting of: - five bleeding heart tetras - four long fin zebra danios - four ottos - one clown pl*co - three Yoyo botias
January 6th 04 05:59 PM
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seeking your opinion by mike schlottfeld
I have recently opened an aquarium supply store at www.whalesale.com and I am seeking your opinions. Please let me know what you think on the setup of the store, prices, the products currently carried, and what products I should add to the store Please post your opinions on this newsgroup Thanks...
January 6th 04 06:17 AM
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Zosterifolia : Leaves have dark patches and some transparent by alex crouvier
I just planted some H. Zosterifolia last weekend around the time I injected 2 bubbles/sec of CO2 The rest of the older plant residents: E. Stelata & Hygro Difformis are doing fine. My Stelata actually bushes out at the tip, looking like a beautiful ancient plant. My Difformis leaves turn vibrant...
January 6th 04 12:09 AM
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advice on a new planted tank setup by neilw
Hi guys, I'm looking for advice on setting up a planted tank (again). Basically I have a rio125, I have 2 marine glow tubes already (as its a marine tank at the mo) can I use these and combine them with say 2 other tubes with a smaller photoperiod do you think? I'm planning to use one of those...
January 5th 04 11:30 PM
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Seachem Flourite Red by .:[NeMo]:.
I have read that the Flourite Red creates problems to the water coloring of red. Is true ? How to make in order to avoid that? Still is better the Flourite Red or the Flourite "normal" ? One of the two alters PH, KH or GH ? Thanks, Giuseppe Di Guglielmo
January 5th 04 02:07 PM
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[FAQ] Welcome to the Aquaria Newsgroups! 2004-01-04 by Flash Wilson
Welcome to the Aquaria Newsgroups! 1. Copyright. The text for the Welcome (this posting), except for the copyright paragraph, was written by Mark Stone. The Aquaria FAQs were compiled and are maintained by Erik Olson. The articles incorporating the FAQs were written by: Shaji Bhaskar, Gary...
January 4th 04 03:14 PM
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New Cihlids Site by Zach Martineau
Check it out at www.cichlidsshack.com
January 4th 04 09:16 AM
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