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Forum: Tank Journals   04-01-2016, 05:02 AM
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Posted By lasutaku
Apisto's had babies again! Not expecting babies...

Apisto's had babies again!
Not expecting babies to survive, but it's nice knowing the tank is in a suitable condition for them to constantly breed.

Finally figured out video.
Not a very good one...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-20-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Thank you! Stocked back up on fish. added:...

Thank you!

Stocked back up on fish.
added:

6 rummy's
1 male, 2 female gertrudae rainbows
1 red lizard
1 butterfly loach
4 sae
Forum: Tank Journals   03-16-2016, 07:40 AM
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Posted By lasutaku
Found a few more victims... Butterfly loach,...

Found a few more victims...

Butterfly loach, one more rummy, and found a few bodies of CPD's.

Don't think i'm going to replace the CPD's, but will definitely replace the butterfly loach and red...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-16-2016, 05:35 AM
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Views: 1,499
Posted By lasutaku
wow really cool tank man

wow really cool tank man
Forum: Tank Journals   03-16-2016, 05:33 AM
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Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Thanks, still trying to find the missing bodies...

Thanks, still trying to find the missing bodies in hopes to not let it rot out. Looking forward to seeing your tank as well!
Forum: Tank Journals   03-15-2016, 07:10 AM
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Posted By lasutaku
Big time rookie mistake... Used excel to...

Big time rookie mistake...

Used excel to spot treat algae. Guess i used way too much.
Also, didn't use a syringe or anything, just emptied out half the water from the tank and poured straight...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-10-2016, 03:23 AM
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Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Added 6 more rummy's and 1 red lizard this past...

Added 6 more rummy's and 1 red lizard this past weekend.

Apisto babies are surprisingly growing.
The parents are pretty good about protecting their corner of the tank, so the only reason they...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-04-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Just came back from trip, double red apistos gave...

Just came back from trip, double red apistos gave birth!
Forum: Tank Journals   02-27-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,772
Posted By lasutaku
Let me know which one you go with, i was debating...

Let me know which one you go with, i was debating hard on which route to go with too!

Has some really good deals on the ecoxotics from time to time too~
Forum: Tank Journals   02-27-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,772
Posted By lasutaku
I don't think 1 ecoxotic would be better than 2...

I don't think 1 ecoxotic would be better than 2 24/7 planted +

I think either way, you would have to get 2 fixtures.

Don't get me wrong, I could probably grow whatever i want with my 2 24/7's...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-27-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
First major trim today. Fishes doing well so...

First major trim today.

Fishes doing well so far, but not having a really hard time getting food to the CPDs and apistos. Not sure if they've been eating anything, but I do know that 30 feeder...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-27-2016, 08:41 AM
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Posted By lasutaku
I have 2 24/7 planted + on my 75G. I'd say...

I have 2 24/7 planted + on my 75G.

I'd say its low-mid light.
Started with 1, but added 2nd a week later.

running 1 on a regular timer on max, running 2nd on 24/7 mode, so full blast only...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-21-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Added more fish today. This will probably...

Added more fish today.
This will probably complete my fish list, aside from getting a few more rummy's.

pair of agassizii double red
pair of gertrudae rainbow
5 oto
3 diamond tetra
amazon...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-20-2016, 03:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Lost 1 Rummy and 1 SAE Added 7 CPD and a few...

Lost 1 Rummy and 1 SAE

Added 7 CPD and a few more plants to fill up left back/middle side of tank

ammonia 0
nitrite 0
nitrate 5-10
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Everything starting to settle in, some pix ...

Everything starting to settle in, some pix

http://i1156.photobucket.com/albums/p569/Takuma_Lathrop/aquarium/SAE_zpsijeexdym.jpg
...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2016, 03:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
And we have some fish. 7 rummy nose (lost 2...

And we have some fish.

7 rummy nose (lost 2 in transit from LFS to home)
5 SAE (lost 1 in transit)
2 licorice gourami
1 rainbow badis
1 butterfly loach

Everything is settling in, will take...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Yea, the shrimp/snails are there for food, so I...

Yea, the shrimp/snails are there for food, so I just wanted to get them to start reproducing to have a good amount of food for the fish to hunt. Its just the cheap 10 shrimp for $1 kind of shrimp...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
ammonia and nitrite is 0. adding fish...

ammonia and nitrite is 0.

adding fish tomorrow!
Forum: Tank Journals   02-17-2016, 11:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Thanks guys. yea, I liked the original...

Thanks guys.

yea, I liked the original hardscape better as well, but I didnt secure it well enough into the gravel, so after wrapping it with plants and doing daily water changes (and the python...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-17-2016, 06:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Yea, I've been looking at a lot of the DYI...

Yea, I've been looking at a lot of the DYI reactors, I just really don't trust myself in making one lol. Idk, seems like the DYI ones are the best though, maybe I'll try it one of these days. Would...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-16-2016, 10:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Doogy, you had to DIY that correct? I'm looking...

Doogy, you had to DIY that correct? I'm looking at different reactors, not sure which one I should go with.

I'm looking at the ISTA Max Mix, CarbonDoser EXT5000, and Sera 1000.

Are you...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-16-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Thanks Greggz. I'm thinking of more of a...

Thanks Greggz.

I'm thinking of more of a variety of nano fish.

Some scarlet badis, cockatoos, CPDs, bumblebee goby, some killifish, and I'm going to try my all time favorite fish, pea puffers. ...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-16-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,501
Posted By lasutaku
Getting back into it again, with a 75G

Hi all,

I was doing planted tanks in the past, last tanks being a 60p and Mini M, but life happened, and after getting married, purchasing an apartment, work, etc. (no kids yet), had to shut down...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-01-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 30,058
Posted By lasutaku
Sorry if this was mentioned already, but do you...

Sorry if this was mentioned already, but do you keep your twinstar on 24/7?

Thanks!
Forum: Tank Journals   01-23-2016, 01:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,441
Posted By lasutaku
Hi, I just picked up a 75 gallon myself, and...

Hi,

I just picked up a 75 gallon myself, and the finnex planted plus.

Do you think that alone won't be enough as far as light?

Not going to be growing plants that require too much light, but...
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