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Forum: Equipment   12-21-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By cobra
Been there done that (Amazon), no dice. ...

Been there done that (Amazon), no dice.

Bump:

Thanks, Eheim in a round about manner describes the 350T as the 2173, but the description is short on specifics.
Forum: Equipment   12-21-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By cobra
New Eheim Filter Quest

Hi Folks,

I can't source the modern series of Eheim filters (250T, 350T, etc.) in the US. Does anybody know of an online vendor here in the US?

Are there any reputable overseas online...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-17-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,815
Posted By cobra
I've had numerous tanks of both. Now I am FW...

I've had numerous tanks of both.

Now I am FW planted only and even then my tank is high tech w/low light (lower maintenance factor).

Love reefing, however, it's expensive, time consuming, and...
Forum: Plants   12-16-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By cobra
Java fern! I doubt that you will have any...

Java fern!

I doubt that you will have any measurable success with Balansae in a low light tank.

Cheers,
G
Forum: DIY   12-14-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By cobra
Need faucet adaptor

Hey Guys,

I need the parts list to connect 5/8" inner diameter tubing to my faucet. It's a standard faucet. Can somebody point me in the right direction for the correct adapter and associated...
Forum: DIY   11-29-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By cobra
Simple, just a housing filter that contains a a...

Simple, just a housing filter that contains a a DI resin cartridge for silicate removal. To be used during the fill-up phase of a water change. IOTWs, I want to be able to plumb the silicate...
Forum: DIY   11-29-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By cobra
Silicate Removal - Parts list needed

Hi Guys,

I am going to build a silicate inline filter. Can you guys help me a come up with a parts list where I can build this device into a Python water change system? (barb sizes, quick...
Forum: Fish   11-07-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By cobra
You and the Chops will be happier for it! ...

You and the Chops will be happier for it! Wouldn't you rather have the fish thrive versus just survive? I am sure that you would ;-)
Forum: Fish   11-05-2015, 01:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By cobra
I consider a 10 gallon way too small for these...

I consider a 10 gallon way too small for these fish at this number. I have 12 in a 90H and these guys use the entire tank. They like open areas to swim and move about.

G
Forum: DIY   10-22-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By cobra
Ok, So I found the UKAPS thread (or at least...

Ok,

So I found the UKAPS thread (or at least one of them) regarding the E 350 issue. It looks like the stainless steel (SS) mesh idea might be the best solution. These guys are using the kind of...
Forum: DIY   10-22-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By cobra
Hi Guys, Yes, I am referring to the skimmer....

Hi Guys,

Yes, I am referring to the skimmer. I am going to try the first suggestion. That is, I'll take some of that pre-filter material and cut it down to fit into the notches of the 350...
Forum: DIY   10-21-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By cobra
Help! Need Eheim 350 Modification

Hi Guys,

I need some suggestions to mod my Eheim 350 so that my Chili Rasboras stop finding their way into it and committing suicide.

Was thinking of gluing into place some kind of fine...
Forum: Equipment   08-28-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By cobra
Syringe question

Hi Folks,

Looking for some suggestions for curved tipped syringes (for charging glass CO2 indicator). I see plenty on the web, but wonder which has a pliable enough tip to do the job.

Any...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-28-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 311
Posted By cobra
The wood is already in the tank, scaped', etc. ...

The wood is already in the tank, scaped', etc. My previous aquascape had the same issue with manzanita.

For everyone's knowledge: I soaked the wood a couple of times with metrocide 14 and let it...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-27-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 311
Posted By cobra
Manzanita White Slime

I've got the known, but not well understood manazanita white slimy thing going on (recently moved and the new tank scape' is young).

Does anybody have first-hand experience with critters eating...
Forum: Equipment   08-20-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By cobra
Same with my 90H ADA.

Same with my 90H ADA.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-10-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By cobra
Never felt like lily pipes put a dent on surface...

Never felt like lily pipes put a dent on surface doc. Eheim 350 or Vuppa works!
Forum: Substrate   08-02-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 295
Posted By cobra
Estes Sand Sourcing Question

Hi Folks,

I am researching going with Estes sand on my next tank re-start (recently moved). What local industries in addition to pool supply companies, etc., might stock Estes sand?

Thanks!
...
Forum: Equipment   07-29-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By cobra
Lily Pipe 17mm Tubing Confirmation

Hello Folks,

Just want to confirm that for a 17mm ADA lily pipe the correct tubing size is
5/8" ID.

Thanks!!
G
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-23-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By cobra
Thanks for the responses. Wasn't making a...

Thanks for the responses.

Wasn't making a direct comparison of car finish scratches and glass. In the article that I listed there was no mention of the type of pad used. Which matters in most...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-23-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 753
Posted By cobra
Eheim 350 or ADA Vuppa. I have used both.

Eheim 350 or ADA Vuppa. I have used both.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-23-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By cobra
Best Method for Scratch Removal

Hi Folks,

What is the best tried and true method for getting some minor scratches out of aquarium glass?

Has anybody used this method with good results? ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-03-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By cobra
Need tips: Fish Transport

Hi Folks,

I am going to donate some fish to my area LFS (I'm moving to new duty location). I need some tips on methods, materials (bags, etc.), and lessons learned for what works best.

Thanks...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-10-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By cobra
ADA Tanks ship in crated-up wood pallets that...

ADA Tanks ship in crated-up wood pallets that have to be torn apart to remove the tank (anybody who has one shipped by ADA can attest to this).
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-10-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By cobra
Need Tank Transport Advice

Hello Folks,

Moving from GA to NJ soon and have a need to move an ADA 90H.

Does anybody have any good ideas/lessons learned for transporting a heavy (fragile in some ways), rimless tank in...
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