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01-27-2013 08:08 PM
newbieplanter
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Originally Posted by Kathyy View Post
Nifty app. Not just for phones, it is a regular page as well.
http://www.tropica.com/en/tropica-ab...opica-app.aspx

Glad you are using T5NO on a no CO2 tank! Good luck with it.
Where can I get t5ho lights besides petco?
01-27-2013 05:50 PM
Low_t Tom So if I switch to Co2 I should use a HO light? If so how many bulbs? 75Gal tank
01-27-2013 04:25 AM
Kathyy Nifty app. Not just for phones, it is a regular page as well.
http://www.tropica.com/en/tropica-ab...opica-app.aspx

Glad you are using T5NO on a no CO2 tank! Good luck with it.
01-27-2013 04:12 AM
newbieplanter
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Originally Posted by Sethjohnson30 View Post
See post #2
Is that something u get on an iPhone?
01-27-2013 04:11 AM
newbieplanter Now why can't I get my rant to look lik that?
01-27-2013 01:30 AM
Low_t Tom
Water Test/Update Pic

pH test ran with a result of 7.4
Ammonia (NH3/NH4) test ran with a result of .25
Nitrite (NO2) test ran with a result of 0
Nitrate (NO3) test ran with a result of 0
01-26-2013 01:01 AM
Sethjohnson30
New Tank setup Help

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Originally Posted by newbieplanter View Post
whats the tropica app?
See post #2
01-25-2013 03:15 PM
newbieplanter whats the tropica app?
01-25-2013 11:58 AM
Sethjohnson30
New Tank setup Help

If its the first day, the tank is not yet cycled. There are many ways to cycle a tank.a quick search on tpt will bring up tons of methods on what to do. I personally use media from an established tank. But that may not be an option if this is your first tank.
01-25-2013 11:43 AM
Low_t Tom Today is the first day

T5 NO

Will post water test today

Thanks for the tropica app, I will use it as a ref.
01-25-2013 11:15 AM
Sethjohnson30
New Tank setup Help

Oh yeah,
Welcome to TPT!
01-25-2013 11:14 AM
Sethjohnson30
New Tank setup Help

We need a little more Info before we can help you.

1. How long have you had the tank running?

2. What are your water parameters?

3. Is your light t5ho or t5no?

This should be a good start for now.

You could try the tropica app. It tells you exactly what to do to your tank every day,for 90 days. I have a friend at around day 60 it seams to be working pretty well for him. It's not quite what I would do. It's seems to be a lot of work. But it may help you get the hang of things. If you don't want to do that just read everything you can on tpt.
01-25-2013 09:31 AM
Low_t Tom
New Tank setup Help

I'm a newbie and would like to know if anyone has any suggestions on when to start dosing, using fertz, lighting on a new tank setup. I have the plants in. 75 gal Flourite/gravel cap sub. 2 67K T5, no CO2. What should I do next?

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