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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-29-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 688
Posted By |GTO|
Pay off as much debt as you can if you have any....

Pay off as much debt as you can if you have any. I always look at my tax return as money that i forgot about in the first place, so pay off debt and forget about that too
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-26-2011, 12:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By |GTO|
As your tank matures, the snail population will...

As your tank matures, the snail population will level out to for the tank size and available food as someone above stated. They are a good cleaning crew and they contribute greatly to an authentic...
Forum: Plants 01-06-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By |GTO|
Anubias, crypts, java ferns. Alot of them. No...

Anubias, crypts, java ferns. Alot of them. No maintenance required. All I do is top off water due to evaporation
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2010, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 863
Posted By |GTO|
cant hurt. you can drink from garden hose so the...

cant hurt. you can drink from garden hose so the chances of causing damage are minimal.

correct about the deterioration on the outside of the hose though. vinyl hose works best from a home...
Forum: Equipment 10-07-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,057
Posted By |GTO|
no need to ship off. just unscrew the old needle...

no need to ship off. just unscrew the old needle valve from the solenoid.

you will however, need the adapter nipples to fit the fabco valve to your solenoid. you will have to do a bit of hunting...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-04-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,481
Posted By |GTO|
actually trying to figure out the logistics...

actually trying to figure out the logistics necessary to take your fish with you on vacation
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-04-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By |GTO|
nice shots man. I would love to see a Le Mans...

nice shots man. I would love to see a Le Mans race.
Forum: Fish 10-01-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By |GTO|
do your research on the type you are going to try...

do your research on the type you are going to try and how you prepare it.

yams can be toxic and have been used to poison animals in the past.

Also, yams/sweet potatoes/potatoes are very...
Forum: Equipment 10-01-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 876
Posted By |GTO|
hmm didnt notice that. My bad. regardless,...

hmm didnt notice that. My bad.

regardless, you can get a nice solenoid on ebay for cheap :)
Forum: Equipment 10-01-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 876
Posted By |GTO|
you dont need co2 line right now. standard...

you dont need co2 line right now. standard silicone or vinyl airline will be fine for now. It does not deteriorate that quick.

I bought this on ebay: $12 plus shipping. TOTAL STEAL for a good...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-01-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 518
Posted By |GTO|
rootmedic

rootmedic
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-30-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 36,929
Posted By |GTO|
^^^^^ Skink

^^^^^ Skink
Forum: Substrate 09-28-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,099
Posted By |GTO|
azoo. no ammonia spike and it will not cloud...

azoo.

no ammonia spike and it will not cloud the water.

pool filter sand will not go anaerobic like that play sand. lets water through
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-28-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 726
Posted By |GTO|
Not sure if you went to college yourself but...

Not sure if you went to college yourself but quite a few students go into college having no idea what they want to do for a career once they are done with school.

The first 2 years of college are...
Forum: DIY 09-28-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,520
Posted By |GTO|
sho nuff

sho nuff
Forum: DIY 09-28-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,520
Posted By |GTO|
you need to redo it. dry it off and sand it down....

you need to redo it. dry it off and sand it down. tape the PVC to a clothes hanger and paint multiple even coats. Let each coat dry before adding a new.

Do not apply the paint too heavy as it...
Forum: Equipment 09-28-2010, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,575
Posted By |GTO|
you should check all of your seals and...

you should check all of your seals and connections. I have a strange feeling that you did not use Teflon tape on your connections and they were not fully tightened down.
Forum: DIY 09-28-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,520
Posted By |GTO|
sooo are the bubble on the surface of the paint...

sooo are the bubble on the surface of the paint or below it?

if they are under the paint then you should sand and refinish.
Forum: DIY 09-28-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,520
Posted By |GTO|
are the bubbles under the paint or on it?

are the bubbles under the paint or on it?
Forum: Substrate 09-27-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By |GTO|
i just started a tank on saturday using the azoo...

i just started a tank on saturday using the azoo from GLA. Ill let you know how it goes!

good recommendation from Orlando
Forum: DIY 09-27-2010, 12:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,726
Posted By |GTO|
Garden Mesh Netting?

Be careful with the window screen it will reduce the light that gets to your plants by quite a bit. Best top to use is a piece of glass unless you want to really reduce your lighting.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-24-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By |GTO|
nutrients you can do in a variety of different...

nutrients you can do in a variety of different ways. Seachem has a line, Rootmedic has a line, pfertz has a line. Just do some research before you go nuts and spend on things you may not necessarily...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-24-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By |GTO|
nix the playsand. its is too fine and will create...

nix the playsand. its is too fine and will create dead zones in the substrate where plant roots and bacteria and such will degrade and rob the substrate of oxygen.

I would go with a fine gravel or...
Forum: Equipment 09-24-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,203
Posted By |GTO|
nothing wrong with being safe though :icon_smil ...

nothing wrong with being safe though :icon_smil

The chances of a bad accident are small, but why chance it I say, especially during transport.
Forum: Equipment 09-24-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,203
Posted By |GTO|
Transporting/carrying CO2 cylinders?

If you think that liquid co2 is not stored under pressure below freezing temperature you are sadly misinformed. Also, these cylinders are designed to be handled safely like someone with common...
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