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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-11-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,187
Posted By Andromeda01
I would buy a GH/KH test kit. It really helps to...

I would buy a GH/KH test kit. It really helps to know that GH, even with cherries. How about a TDS meter? Is your TDS fluctuating too much after water changes? When you top off after evaporation do...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 10-11-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 39,953
Posted By Andromeda01
Anyone here using a heater on their DB 3.2...

Anyone here using a heater on their DB 3.2 gallon? If so what size/brand?

I have a Marineland 25 watt stealth on mine and there is too much fluctuation with the temp. It fluctuates from about...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-17-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By Andromeda01
TDS is 280. I think I have noticed this before...

TDS is 280. I think I have noticed this before with this particular shrimp.

Can it molt with this condition?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-16-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By Andromeda01
Not sure. I don't have any experience with a bad...

Not sure. I don't have any experience with a bad molt. I've only been keeping shrimp for about 8 months now.

GH is 8. So far they have all been molting ok. (As far as I know)
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-15-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By Andromeda01
Does this look like a bacterial infection?

I honestly can't remember if this shrimp has always looked this way.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-25-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By Andromeda01
Ah, ok well all of that clears up the confusion...

Ah, ok well all of that clears up the confusion then. I think I'll go back and buy a few this weekend.

Thanks for the info!
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-24-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By Andromeda01
Orange Zebra Shrimp?

Does anyone know anything about Orange Zebra shrimp? I was at my LFS and they had a tank with some going by this name. Also in the take were RCS and another shrimp called "algae eater" shrimp, which...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-15-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 39,953
Posted By Andromeda01
Fluval Shrimp Stratum.

Fluval Shrimp Stratum.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-13-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 39,953
Posted By Andromeda01
Thanks. Found the tank at my local LFS. Knew I...

Thanks. Found the tank at my local LFS. Knew I wouldn't be able to pass it up after seeing this thread.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-05-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 39,953
Posted By Andromeda01
Just getting started...

Just getting started...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-16-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,372
Posted By Andromeda01
Found out that Aqueon will send you a new light...

Found out that Aqueon will send you a new light if you let them know that the original one burned out in less than a year.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-16-2013, 02:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,211
Posted By Andromeda01
Well I found it dead this evening. I was trying...

Well I found it dead this evening. I was trying to find it to take a pic and post here. It was hard to find, died in possibly the absolute worst part of the tank. It just looked red, nothing...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-15-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,211
Posted By Andromeda01
Anyone have sucess curing bacterial infection?

If you did I was just wondering what meds did you use? Been doing some searching on here and the internet but I can't really find all that much.

Paraguard, Mela/Pimafix seem to be the most...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-09-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,661
Posted By Andromeda01
This thread is going to come in handy. My Aqueon...

This thread is going to come in handy. My Aqueon Evolve 2 was 83 degrees when I got home from work today. And it wasn't really that hot outside. I wonder how much the internal pump heats up the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-30-2013, 03:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By Andromeda01
I'm gonna have to try that. I do usually keep the...

I'm gonna have to try that. I do usually keep the water about 1/4" from the top.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-30-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By Andromeda01
That's the first thing I thought of after I got...

That's the first thing I thought of after I got it back in the tank.

Today I tested... PH 7.6, GH 9, Nitrate 40 Everything is where it pretty much always is.

I have noticed that this...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-28-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By Andromeda01
Just found a RCS outside of my tank...still alive.

Luckily for this shrimp the aqueon evolve2 that it lives in is in my bedroom on my dresser where I was heading for the night. About 5 minutes ago I walk in there and see one of my cherries about 8...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 04-22-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,372
Posted By Andromeda01
Yup. Same thing happened with my Evolve2....

Yup. Same thing happened with my Evolve2. Cracking/Tapping describes the sound perfectly. I was looking for leaks when I first heard it. When I couldn't find a leak I thought something was wrong with...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-29-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Andromeda01
Cherry shrimp seems to be getting smaller.

I have a red cherry shrimp that I believe is getting smaller after every molt. It was never the biggest shrimp to begin with, about half an inch, and has been noticeably getting smaller.

The only...
Forum: Plants 12-14-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Andromeda01
Is this normal for moss?

I purchased Flame Moss about a week and a half ago for my 2 gallon shrimp tank. I noticed a couple of days ago the the very ends of the moss look faded. It looks as if it was made up of very fine...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-08-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,222
Posted By Andromeda01
Thanks for the replies. Well now I am not as...

Thanks for the replies.

Well now I am not as paranoid after hearing that they can tolerate nitrates at 40ppm.

How many days should I space w/c's out in an attempt to knock down nitrates? If...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-08-2012, 03:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,222
Posted By Andromeda01
How to lower high nitrates w/o stressing shrimp?

Hi, I have a Aqueon evolve 2 gallon tank with 3 red cherry shrimp and for some reason my nitrates are high, 40, despite weekly w/c's. It seems I just can't put a dent in this number.

4 days ago it...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-03-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
Posted By Andromeda01
Thanks for the quick replies. Woops forgot...

Thanks for the quick replies.

Woops forgot PH, it is 6.8. It seems pretty steady when I test it despite the low hardness. I think that the stratum buffers it.(not sure though)
-Ph from the tap...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-03-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
Posted By Andromeda01
Cherry shrimp dying.

Hi, new poster here. Also new to planted tanks and shrimps. Not new to reading this forum or this hobby in general. I have kept cichlids and bettas for over a decade.

I have an aqueon evolve 2...
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