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02-02-2014 03:13 PM
1987 Those test tubes are just 5 ml tubes - PLASTIC TEST TUBES W/ CAPS 12/PK - PLASTIC TEST TUBES W/ CAPS 12/PK
01-31-2014 09:00 PM
skelley I will be making one today. I make something that has a similar idea in the summer to trap fruit flies, but some of them do find their way back out. I really like the idea of the airline tubing, but they won't crawl back out as long as they have food to munch on? The opening seems so large. I suppose I should have a decent length of tubing inside the test tube. I have a plastic test tube vial that we received with a kitten from the Humane Society a couple years ago, still sitting in a drawer unused. Should be a quick and easy project.
06-13-2013 08:56 PM
Originally Posted by Subtletanks91 View Post
I've been having that trouble I don't know why
I use photobucket and then click on the photo icon with the mountain and the sun. Put the direct link in the popup
06-13-2013 04:05 AM
Subtletanks91 I've been having that trouble I don't know why
06-13-2013 12:09 AM
umdterps96 Pics don't show
06-12-2013 05:29 PM
06-12-2013 05:28 PM

The worms I told you guys were sticking out of my gravel. Plus baby planaria in the tube hard to see
06-12-2013 05:21 PM
Subtletanks91 I just put a baby beta in my shrimp tank and he started go ing to town. My dog ate my banana worm culture so I also had no choice in trying to see if he would eat the planaria... Lol
06-12-2013 05:15 PM
snakeskin I wouldn't suggest freezing them and feeding them to fish. From what I have read they can survive a lot of different conditions and they don't taste good to many fish. I introduced a male fancy guppy to my shrimp tank to help take care of flatworms and I happened upon some planaria, I put it right in front of the guppy, he swallowed it and promptly spit it back out... probably not work the risk of infecting other tanks.
06-12-2013 05:14 PM
Subtletanks91 D you think assassin snails will go after planaria and worms? Or straight for shrimplets
06-12-2013 04:56 PM
Subtletanks91 So what works better safe guard or no planaria?
06-12-2013 04:23 AM
Subtletanks91 I've been using one sinking pellet of the orange hikari bag and had some luck with the worms but defiantly not as much as you have, also, recently today I seen there are worms sticking out of my gravel, I only put tubifex worms in once two weeks ago, I didn't know they could multiply and survive like that though
06-11-2013 09:57 PM
NeonFlux I used New Life Spectrum food fish sinking pellets. I only used 3-4 pieces in each tube.
06-11-2013 05:00 AM
Subtletanks91 Yeah I am curios as well, what did you use as bait
06-10-2013 09:49 PM
Originally Posted by NeonFlux View Post
I have a huge planaria infestation in my OEBT/Rili shrimp tank currently. So today I made a DIY planaria bait trap made from a API glass test tube with airline tubing.. and I got this much few hours later..

What did you use as bait?
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