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Forum: Substrate 05-11-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By bobc4d
I would worry about the sharpness of the lava in...

I would worry about the sharpness of the lava in what it could do to cory cats and the like.
Forum: Substrate 05-04-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By bobc4d
I have the same Black Diamond bag marked 30-60 ...

I have the same Black Diamond bag marked 30-60 40-80 in my 10g. I believe it is 40-80, it is very fine, finer than pool filter sand which I have in my 40b. it takes A LOT OF CLEANING, I did about...
Forum: Substrate 05-01-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,717
Posted By bobc4d
I got 40/80 Black Diamond blasting sand from...

I got 40/80 Black Diamond blasting sand from Tractor Supply, 50 lb bag for $8.00. It took a lot of cleaning but looks great in my 10g and it is as fine if not finer grit than pool filter sand which I...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-25-2013, 01:45 AM
Replies: 267
Views: 13,304
Posted By bobc4d
man looking at all y'all other hobbies make me...

man looking at all y'all other hobbies make me look sad.

I also do 3D graphics (Cinema4D)
I play at golf
and play the didgeridoo - about the time I get circular breathing down I cough up a...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-13-2013, 03:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,896
Posted By bobc4d
what size mgopm did you use?

what size mgopm did you use?
Forum: Tank Journals 04-11-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,896
Posted By bobc4d
I just got a 40B from PetCo during their sale and...

I just got a 40B from PetCo during their sale and am in the process of setting it up. question about the Miracle Gro Organic Potting Soil, did you just dump it in and add the sand substrate or did...
Forum: Substrate 04-11-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By bobc4d
I am in the process of setting up a 40B which...

I am in the process of setting up a 40B which will be planted. Do I have to rinse the fluorite before adding to tank? I will cap it with sand
Forum: Tank Journals 04-11-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,964
Posted By bobc4d
I just bought a 40B during PetCo sale and have a...

I just bought a 40B during PetCo sale and have a few questions.

- what cover/canopy are you using?
- when you added the fluorite, did you rinse it first?
- how long does/will the CO tank last?...
Forum: Lighting 04-11-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By bobc4d
lighting suggestions for 40g breeder

I would like lighting suggestions for a 40g breeder which will be planted.
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By bobc4d
where is the BB in a Fluval 206?

is the BB in a Fluval in the sponge type media or in one of the little bins?

I have also heard one doesn't really need the charcoal part, true?
Forum: Lighting 04-06-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 652
Posted By bobc4d
for the tree huggers (such as myself), CFL's...

for the tree huggers (such as myself), CFL's contain mercury and should be disposed of properly, not thrown in the trash; LED's have no such restriction.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-05-2013, 01:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,389
Posted By bobc4d
they aren't having a dollar gallon sale, tanks...

they aren't having a dollar gallon sale, tanks are 50% off
Forum: Substrate 04-03-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By bobc4d
my mind was knowing what substrate I was talking...

my mind was knowing what substrate I was talking about, the fingers typed what they wanted LOL

What I meant about rinsing the substrate, for instance Eco Complete. I was at PetCo and read the bag,...
Forum: Lighting 04-02-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By bobc4d
Dallas is about 220 miles to the north, Houston...

Dallas is about 220 miles to the north, Houston is 90 to the south and Austin is 90 to the west. in other words the middle of noLFSwhere. lol
Forum: Tank Journals 04-02-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,646
Posted By bobc4d
I like you journal and tank set up. How much...

I like you journal and tank set up. How much light do you get? do you have a cover for the tank, if not how do you keep the fish from jumping out?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-02-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,389
Posted By bobc4d
my petco stinks for stocking large tanks (no pun)...

my petco stinks for stocking large tanks (no pun) for sell.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-02-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,678
Posted By bobc4d
stop and go driving and/or hilly terrain manuals...

stop and go driving and/or hilly terrain manuals are more of a handful than autos. as for the difference in mpg between you and your mom's driving the corolla it could be how much difference there...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-02-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 720
Posted By bobc4d
A local weather man did this; at the start of the...

A local weather man did this; at the start of the newscast they said "we have a special announcement from our weather crew", he got up and said the national weather service has mandated, starting 1...
Forum: Substrate 04-02-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By bobc4d
thanks for the replies, I am fairly new to tanks...

thanks for the replies, I am fairly new to tanks (one year) and planted tanks about 6 months. what substrate would be better? how do you add it to the tank as far as rinsing it off, wouldn't this...
Forum: Lighting 04-02-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By bobc4d
are all PAR meters created equal?

I was looking at getting a PAR meter, so I googled it. I found some on Amazon for around $40.00, others across the internet for about $300.00. Are they all about equal or is a special aquarium PAR...
Forum: Substrate 03-30-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By bobc4d
question about changin from gravel to sand

I have a 36g bowfront and will be converting gravel to sand. right now my fluval 206 intake is about 3 inches from the gravel surface. I have some questions about what to do with the filter during...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 03-27-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By bobc4d
Congratulation on the Black Belt @...

Congratulation on the Black Belt


@ IWANNAGOFAST; what style of TKD?
I'm a blue belt in Korean (Olympic style) TKD but then I'm old as dirt (56), the instructor really stresses stretching and...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 03-27-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By bobc4d
or you can edit the post and remove the words...

or you can edit the post and remove the words then save.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 03-27-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,310
Posted By bobc4d
google gun club for your city, there are several....

google gun club for your city, there are several. talk to them and get their input.

I have a Ruger .45 ACP, I love it.
I also have a S&W .38 snub nose, it is a handful (no pun) has more kick back...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2013, 01:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By bobc4d
I got 31.27 with a different formula, but it is...

I got 31.27 with a different formula, but it is close enough. 31 being the operative number.

convert the inches to feet, multiply (LxWxH)*7.48 (water constant - gallons per cubic foot)
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