|11-07-2012 08:22 PM|
Here are some updated pictures :
|11-06-2012 06:02 PM|
The photoperiod on the tank is set to 6 hours, with the co2 turning on an hour before the lights come on. I dose N and K only using Pfertz no P or Micros. I havent dosed any excel so far. Everytime I dose either P or Micros the algae starts growing exponentially.
BGA showed up 2 weeks ago.. this was expected because the damn timer wouldnt turn the co2 on correctly, it took me a couple of days to fix it.
I have some green thread algae (looks similar to spirogyra) also have some fuzz algae showing up now.
I did some spot treatments with excel and that seems to have kept the algae under control, Do you recommend just dosing the tank directly everytime ? or should I keep doing spot treatments ?
Also when do you recommend dosing excel, should I dose at night ? when the co2 has been turned off ? or should I be dosing when the co2 is on ? .. I just dont want a scenario where there is too little oxygen in the water because of co2 and excel.
|11-06-2012 05:04 PM|
About 1.5 months ago I was having some pretty major algae issues in my Mini S, but after adding more plant mass and dosing excel steadily it had subsided.
|11-05-2012 04:31 PM|
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|11-02-2012 10:36 PM|
|beedee||^ Agreed. Very natural flow to it, well done, well done.|
|11-02-2012 10:19 PM|
|Geniusdudekiran||Looks great! I like it better this way, actually!|
|11-02-2012 10:10 PM|
|wetbizquit||siiiiiiiiick tank bro, looking good, hey is that some of the NJF i got?? ha ha i really like the feel on the Seiryu Stones you have, where did you get them?|
|11-02-2012 02:21 PM|
|11-02-2012 01:35 PM|
Yes the tank is filled, but it is not iwagumi anymore. I ended up taking out the HC to use in my 60-P, So here is how it looked a month ago.... I took the heater and filter out and replaced it with a canister and inline heater, So it looks much cleaner now.
Some more recent pictures
I am still fighting some algae that was introduced when the CO2 ran out. I am slowly getting it back under control.
|11-02-2012 11:42 AM|
|Geniusdudekiran||Is the tank filled yet?m|
|08-29-2012 10:49 PM|
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|08-29-2012 07:23 AM|
|jordan.55||Were do all you guys find such amazing rocks!?!|
|08-29-2012 03:06 AM|
|dudebro||One and 5|
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