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Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,001
Posted By MarkTheShark
Nice, I am sure it will look great once the...

Nice, I am sure it will look great once the plants grow a little more :thumbsup:
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-10-2008, 09:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By MarkTheShark
I much prefer the Amano Shrimp (Caridina...

I much prefer the Amano Shrimp (Caridina japonica) over the RCS :thumbsup:
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 12:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,695
Posted By MarkTheShark
3ft roll of duct tape does the job just fine :p ...

3ft roll of duct tape does the job just fine :p

Im looking forward to see pics of your tank when it is filled in, cool looking driftwood btw..
Nice job :D
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,278
Posted By MarkTheShark
Superb looking tank! Great colors! How much...

Superb looking tank! Great colors!

How much watts of light do you have?

FYI -28g BF dimensions = 24W X 15L X 18 1/2H ;)
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,743
Posted By MarkTheShark
Cool fish Mark! I like your clean setup too!...

Cool fish Mark! I like your clean setup too! :thumbsup:
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 37,587
Posted By MarkTheShark
When will you be adding plants to this tank?? ...

When will you be adding plants to this tank??
Love your driftwood! :thumbsup:
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 02:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By MarkTheShark
Oops forgot... Just came back from the LFS...

Oops forgot...

Just came back from the LFS and purchased some Brazilian Micro Sword (http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/myplants/69-Brazilian_Micro_Sword_Lilaeopsis_brasiliensis.html) (Lilaeopsis...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-10-2008, 02:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By MarkTheShark
Thanks for the replies! I think I might...

Thanks for the replies!

I think I might look into putting a black sponge on the filter intake and raise the tubes higher, black tubes would be a good choice too, thanks for the tip swylie ;)...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-09-2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By MarkTheShark
That Canister filter looks sweet! Great price too...

That Canister filter looks sweet! Great price too :thumbsup:
Forum: Tank Journals   01-09-2008, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By MarkTheShark
Tank Specs: 10g Tank Substrate -...

Tank Specs:

10g Tank
Substrate - EcoComplete
Lighting - 30w CF (screw-in) Will be upgraded to 41w CF, once it fills in more.
Co2 - 2 2litre Diy Co2 (averaging 1bps) Dispersed through HOB...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-09-2008, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,710
Posted By MarkTheShark
TheShark's Tank - 10g

Here are a few pictures of my first ever planted tank.
Tank is 1month old and the plants have grown 3 times the size from when I got them.

Tanks Specs:
10g Tank
Substrate - EcoComplete...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-20-2007, 04:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,555
Posted By MarkTheShark
....Wrong.

....Wrong.
Forum: Lighting   12-19-2007, 09:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,225
Posted By MarkTheShark
Try lube job electronic lubricant.

Try lube job electronic lubricant.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-19-2007, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,183
Posted By MarkTheShark
My car is stuck in the driveway with 5ft of...

My car is stuck in the driveway with 5ft of frozen heavy snow/ice behind it that the local plow guy left me for christmas. I forgot to thank him for making my road nice and clean of snow, just wish...
Forum: DIY   12-19-2007, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,201
Posted By MarkTheShark
Well in the past 24hrs my DIY 2L co2 setup is...

Well in the past 24hrs my DIY 2L co2 setup is producing just over 1bps using 1 1/2 cups brown sugar, 1/2cup of maple syrup, 1tsp Yeast and water filled to the curve in the bottle.

It works...
Forum: Plants   12-19-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By MarkTheShark
Hi yoink, The leaves on Plant A are quite...

Hi yoink,

The leaves on Plant A are quite small, maybe no bigger than the nail on your little finger. I will have to take some better photos later this evening. Maybe you will get a better idea...
Forum: Lighting   12-19-2007, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 984
Posted By MarkTheShark
LOL! Nice one! haha

LOL! Nice one! haha
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-19-2007, 04:21 PM
Replies: 31
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Views: 2,950
Posted By MarkTheShark
Looking good :D What made you decide on a...

Looking good :D

What made you decide on a terrarium type setup?
If it was me, I would fill her up!
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-19-2007, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By MarkTheShark
Thanks! :D

Thanks! :D
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-19-2007, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By MarkTheShark
Thanks! Any tips for lowering KH apart from...

Thanks!

Any tips for lowering KH apart from injecting co2 (already doing that)
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-19-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By MarkTheShark
My pH, KH & GH readings...

Anything wrong with these readings?

Water too hard?

pH - 6.0
KH - 120ppm
GH - 150ppm

10g Tank, 52w CF Screw-In lighting, DIY co2, intank floss filter.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-19-2007, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By MarkTheShark
Nice tank!!! Im sure its going to look great once...

Nice tank!!! Im sure its going to look great once filled in!
Forum: Plants   12-19-2007, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By MarkTheShark
Thumbs up Can anyone ID these plants?

Plant A - Bacopa monnieri?????

http://img90.imageshack.us/img90/6997/plantabu4.th.jpg (http://img90.imageshack.us/my.php?image=plantabu4.jpg)

Plant B - ???
...
Forum: Fish   12-18-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,297
Posted By MarkTheShark
I would go for 12, adding 4 at a time over the...

I would go for 12, adding 4 at a time over the course of 3 weeks.
Forum: DIY   12-18-2007, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,201
Posted By MarkTheShark
I assume the brown sugar would work better than...

I assume the brown sugar would work better than the cheap maple syrup?
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