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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-27-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,293
Posted By GraemeK
Hi Kathyy, Thanks for your feedback. I will...

Hi Kathyy,

Thanks for your feedback. I will look into the nutrient ratios of the root tab i've used. I have some KNO3 and Pottasium Sulfate i believe so i can manually add in the NPK I need. I...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-27-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,293
Posted By GraemeK
Hi All, Hopefully someone can respond to...

Hi All,

Hopefully someone can respond to this thread!?!

I read up yesterday and discovered that liquid carbon feeds can have a negative affect on this plant. Some other people also found that...
Forum: Plants 06-26-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 434
Posted By GraemeK
Eleocharis parvula

Hi All,

I have a small pico tank which is 5 liters which has Eleocharis parvula in it amongst some dwaft anubias with the aim of growing it into a carpet.

it's been a while but I'm still...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-25-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,293
Posted By GraemeK
Hey all... it's been a while but I'm still...

Hey all...

it's been a while but I'm still struggling with Eleocharis parvula. after my original thread it all died and i gave up. about three months ago i bought some online and gave it another...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-15-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,776
Posted By GraemeK
Hi All, All links to Chuck's calculator do...

Hi All,

All links to Chuck's calculator do not work and i really want to get my hands on this software again. Would someone be so kind as to email me a copy? Please pm me.

thank you,
Graeme
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-25-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,293
Posted By GraemeK
Nutrient deficiency Eleocharis parvula

Hi All,

I have a small pico tank which has Eleocharis parvula in it amongst some java moss and a dwaft anubias with the aim of growing it into a carpet.

the stats:

1 gallon (estimated)
5w...
Forum: Lighting 03-24-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 33,753
Posted By GraemeK
Hi Nate, The Flora Glo tubes are 2,800K as...

Hi Nate,

The Flora Glo tubes are 2,800K as this is on the front of the packaging i have right here.

Graeme
Forum: Lighting 03-23-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 33,753
Posted By GraemeK
I'm interested to know more about this too. i...

I'm interested to know more about this too. i recently changed my T8 tubes to the Hagen flora glo plant tubes which are rated at 2600k i believe. these have a orangier glow to them which peaks more...
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,066
Posted By GraemeK
I have a pico tank which is about as small as...

I have a pico tank which is about as small as they get! i use a 10w Newattino Plus heater which has a termostat built in but preset as 25C i think. works very well.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-21-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,567
Posted By GraemeK
Thanks to all that replied to my thread, this...

Thanks to all that replied to my thread, this makes more sense now and upon reading the Tropica study i am about to rig up my CO2 system again but keep the levels modest. I'm keen to see what happens...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-20-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,567
Posted By GraemeK
CO2 Injection vs Plant Growth Rate

Hi All,

Both my tanks have what would be classed as low light which i cannot change unless the built in hood was taken off. Something i dont plan to do just yet.
I also added Pressurised CO2 to...
Forum: Tank Journals 02-26-2008, 10:35 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 18,046
Posted By GraemeK
yeah update!!!

yeah update!!!
Forum: Low Tech Forum 08-03-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By GraemeK
Well since lowering the light to 8 hours the...

Well since lowering the light to 8 hours the algae i had has reduced so i guess that is a good start. I have started CO2 again but its fairly low, hopefully this will aid in reducing the BBA. When i...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-31-2006, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By GraemeK
ohright well surely turning on the CO2 at a low...

ohright well surely turning on the CO2 at a low rate will do the same thing as Excel? Also any ideas why my tank would be bottoming out of nutrients when the guy at my LFS doesnt add anything other...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-31-2006, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By GraemeK
Struggling to balance my 33Gal low tech tank

Hi All,

Right then here's a quick over view of my situation. I have this 33 us gal tank built by Hagen, it's the tropiquarium 88 which has the two 20w T8 tubes built into the hood along with a Bio...
Forum: Algae 03-02-2006, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By GraemeK
cheers guys... I think i'll start to...

cheers guys...

I think i'll start to increase the flourish again and see if i can pass through that stage of an algae break out! when i fed more flourish in the past my dwaf sag and vallis really...
Forum: Algae 03-02-2006, 11:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By GraemeK
Battling with different forms of algae

Hi,

I'll try to be as close to the point without making the question sound too complex.

I have a 33 US gallon tank which has two 20watt tubes built in, i hook a third tube on the back to...
Forum: Algae 12-15-2005, 10:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,375
Posted By GraemeK
sounds cool...i'm sure my problems are more to do...

sounds cool...i'm sure my problems are more to do with an inbalance in nutrients. its been a juggling act what with plant mass and fish load, light levels etc as to how much nutrients i add. things...
Forum: Algae 12-15-2005, 08:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,375
Posted By GraemeK
Hi, I've been struggling with the same...

Hi,

I've been struggling with the same problem i.e that algae in the pic. i have had some BBA as well. I have started to feed the plants properly again i.e kno3 3 times a week (small dose) and...
Forum: Tank Journals 11-29-2005, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By GraemeK
Pic of GraemeK's 34 gallon after defeating BGA!!!

Hi All,

Well as some of you may remember i was battling with BGA ever since putting some JBL Aqua Basis soil in my tank. Anyway i bought some Maracyn off ebay by suggestion on this site and i'm...
Forum: Algae 10-31-2005, 09:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,893
Posted By GraemeK
hmmm i didnt remove it from the BGA.... i...

hmmm i didnt remove it from the BGA....

i will tomorrow night...

i added a 6th dose tonight.......i'll remove it from the BGA tomorrow and add a final 7th dose. there are little patches still...
Forum: Algae 10-30-2005, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,893
Posted By GraemeK
Hi all, Well today is supposed to be the...

Hi all,

Well today is supposed to be the last of my Maracyn doses, 5 doses in total. I've been adding three tablets which is enough for 30 gallons and with subtrate, plant matter etc my tank has...
Forum: Equipment 10-29-2005, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By GraemeK
I was looking for a slightly more detailed answer...

I was looking for a slightly more detailed answer really... i keep seeing tanks in fish shops with a exit pipe quite low in the tank and then a return pipe just under the surface. i think these...
Forum: Equipment 10-28-2005, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By GraemeK
Advanced filter questions

Hello,

This is more a question at this stage, most people with smaller tanks seem to have internal or external filters which are off the shelf units. I've seen on here and at some fish shops som...
Forum: Algae 10-17-2005, 03:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,893
Posted By GraemeK
I asked for just Maracyn and to forget the...

I asked for just Maracyn and to forget the Maracyn-two.

Are you sure i do not need Maracyn-two to kill off BGA?

many thanks.

Graeme.
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