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Forum: Substrate 03-23-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Androider4Life
Came across that a few weeks ago Bump:...

Came across that a few weeks ago

Bump: decided not to mix the Eco complete. Will post pictures when the water settles
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Androider4Life
Right after the raising and tank fill up..not the...

Right after the raising and tank fill up..not the life of the tank
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Androider4Life
Limited to the Petco selection lol

Limited to the Petco selection lol
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Androider4Life
Petco has 20lbs for $20..I used the black diamond...

Petco has 20lbs for $20..I used the black diamond stuff before and man the rinsing I had to do..and still had a film slick to get off the top of the water.
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Androider4Life
Thinking of going from eco complete to Tahitian...

Thinking of going from eco complete to Tahitian Moon Black Sand..how did your plants do?
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Androider4Life
tahitian moon sand and plants?

Currently have a 29gal with all eco complete (2 bags).. I am moving to a 40gal. And thinking of going with tahitian moon sand.

How do plant's do compared to eco complete?

I do dose with...
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Androider4Life
Thanks guys..eco is $24 a bag and black petco...

Thanks guys..eco is $24 a bag and black petco gravel is $18. So not worth the hassle of mixing I guess.

Was looking at the tahitian moon sand and it looks really nice. Love how black it is. but I...
Forum: Substrate 03-22-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Androider4Life
Mixing eco complete with another black substrate?

Currently have a 29gal tank with all eco complete substrate.. Moving up to a 40gal tomorrow.. Don't really want to have to buy 2 more bags of eco complete..is there any other black substrate I can...
Forum: Plants 03-21-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By Androider4Life
Link doesn't seem to work

Link doesn't seem to work
Forum: Plants 03-16-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By Androider4Life
Trimming a Hygrophila difformis

I believe this is a Hygrophila difformis..I didn't look into trimming when I got this plant to know to keep trimming the top off so it get s bushy and not straight up.

What's the best way to...
Forum: Lighting 01-14-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By Androider4Life
Substrate is eco complete, doses of Seachem...

Substrate is eco complete, doses of Seachem Flourish and tetra florapride
Forum: Lighting 01-14-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By Androider4Life
Looking for some lighting suggestions

This is my 29 gallon tank stocked with tiger barbs and some plants. I may add one or two more plants but definitely going to be adding driftwood. My current lighting is a 24 inch t8 Eclipse F18 bulb,...
Forum: Substrate 12-24-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Androider4Life
I didn't cap it and did about a 80 percent water...

I didn't cap it and did about a 80 percent water change and scrub down of the canister filter
Forum: Substrate 12-22-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
EcoComplete is settling in the tank now..Doing...

EcoComplete is settling in the tank now..Doing this process I learned my heater is not working
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Androider4Life
The tank I'm replacing the substrate in was only...

The tank I'm replacing the substrate in was only set up for 2 months had diatoms all over.. And since this eco complete comes wet should I completely drain the tank to lower the risk of diatoms...
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
Just got home with two bags of eco complete lol

Just got home with two bags of eco complete lol
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Androider4Life
Decided not to cap it so I don't risk mixing....

Decided not to cap it so I don't risk mixing. Just got home with two bags of eco complete, says on the bag No Rinse required but should I?
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Androider4Life
Capping EcoComplete

In my tanks I have always ran whitish sand this time I wanted to switch it up and use eco complete but then I worry about the black. I bought a bag of safe T zorb and cleaned a small batch of it and...
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/21/20cf04c...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/21/20cf04c32c882ee9f2275e1bd2ffab3d.jpg

Do know I feel about the color. I don't know if I want to spend the time and shift and clean the whole entire bag...
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
Thanks for your advice and the pictures guys....

Thanks for your advice and the pictures guys. Really helps me out... I just left Tractor Supply with a bag
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
I think I have settled on the safe t sorb..only...

I think I have settled on the safe t sorb..only out $6 if I don't like it lol.

Did you sift yours and rinse it a lot first ?

Right now I have a bottle of osmocote plus. Should i sprinkle a...
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
$6.00 vs $44 lol

$6.00 vs $44 lol
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
I don't know what I should do. Save the money and...

I don't know what I should do. Save the money and go with the safe t sorb for 5.99, spend 40 and get two bags of eco complete or 1 eco complete and 1 flourite

Another thing I do have to consider...
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
Does the STS need rinsed a lot? Say like compared...

Does the STS need rinsed a lot? Say like compared to play sand and blasting sand?
Forum: Substrate 12-21-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By Androider4Life
Eco-Complete ,Flourite Dark, Safe T Sorb

I have had my fill of trying to keep white sand looking clean.. Off to something else..My local Petco doesn't have much substrate selection.

So I was looking at EcoComplete and Flourite Dark on...
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