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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-21-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By Chrisinator
I actually keep 8 fish tanks at home while I am...

I actually keep 8 fish tanks at home while I am in college. My parents keep an eye on them and have everything on automatic feeders.

Keep the 100G. I think you'll do less maintenance by having a...
Forum: Fish   01-19-2016, 02:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Chrisinator
I would recommend checking to see if they'll take...

I would recommend checking to see if they'll take micro worms and eventually weaning them off onto flakes
Forum: Tank Journals   01-17-2016, 12:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,783
Posted By Chrisinator
I think you did a great job using the Christmas...

I think you did a great job using the Christmas Moss wall as a means of hiding the riparian
Forum: Equipment   01-16-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 124
Posted By Chrisinator
Immersion Heaters and RODI

Normally, I fill up Two 5G bucket when I am about to perform a water change for my 38G reef and my CRS tank. I usually have to let it warm up overnight since I do not have a spare heater to ambient...
Forum: Equipment   01-15-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By Chrisinator
That's a lot of power for a 45 gallon long, I...

That's a lot of power for a 45 gallon long, I wouldn't even put an 800GPH for my reef.

I would recommend pointing it up at the surface or towards a wall
Forum: Fish   01-15-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By Chrisinator
Is this a wild caught fish? He could be trained...

Is this a wild caught fish? He could be trained to really partake with fish that are actually moving.

If you haven't tried, I would obtain some red wigglers, earthworms or some mealworms to see...
Forum: Fish   01-12-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 652
Posted By Chrisinator
One giant Arowana!!! With that length of a...

One giant Arowana!!!

With that length of a tank, I would highly consider having a school of 12+ Denisoni Barbs (mid to lower tank) and 12+ Bozeman Rainbows (upper to middle).

If I were you, I...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-12-2016, 02:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,024
Posted By Chrisinator
I really need a big tank!

I really need a big tank!
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium   01-11-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By Chrisinator
I would purchase two clamp lights from home depot...

I would purchase two clamp lights from home depot and add two 23W bulbs. Only challenge would be finding a way to raise up the lights
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-11-2016, 05:24 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,575
Posted By Chrisinator
I'm not 100% sure but I think I am using similar...

I'm not 100% sure but I think I am using similar types of driftwood already in my aquariums.

I found these by my lake house by the water and they seemed dry and put them in the tanks and I've...
Forum: Plants   01-10-2016, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By Chrisinator
Hygropylia 'Kompact'

Hygropylia 'Kompact'
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-03-2016, 10:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Chrisinator
I would switch over to Seachem Prime. More...

I would switch over to Seachem Prime. More concentrated per volume and does not contain slime coat additives.
Forum: Fish   01-02-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 549
Posted By Chrisinator
Sometimes, they will eat finely crushed flake...

Sometimes, they will eat finely crushed flake food as well.
Forum: Fish   12-31-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 329
Posted By Chrisinator
I would treat it as if the tank were 150 gallons...

I would treat it as if the tank were 150 gallons but keep in mind the dimensions of the tank.

Personally, I think you will be fine with your stocking levels, especially since many of them are...
Forum: Fish   12-31-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 13
  Guppies
Views: 313
Posted By Chrisinator
The common livebearers are gonna be hard to get...

The common livebearers are gonna be hard to get store credit for with how easy they are when it comes to reproduction
Forum: Fish   12-31-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By Chrisinator
Rosy Tetra (Hyphessobrycon rosaceus)

Rosy Tetra (Hyphessobrycon rosaceus)
Forum: Equipment   12-30-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By Chrisinator
Thanks, I figured as much! Also, wouldn't the...

Thanks, I figured as much! Also, wouldn't the RO/DI absorb some, if not most of the potential pollutants?
Forum: Tank Journals   12-30-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,764
Posted By Chrisinator
Really cool tank!

Really cool tank!
Forum: Low Tech Forum   12-29-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By Chrisinator
Do you already have a planted tank? If so, I...

Do you already have a planted tank? If so, I would say go for the Malawi Cichlid Community. I try to have different types of biotopes to increase the variety of tanks that I have.
Forum: Fish   12-29-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 233
Posted By Chrisinator
Sorry, I meant to link this one. This is the one...

Sorry, I meant to link this one. This is the one I have in my Fluvial Spec (5 gallons).

Aquarium Heaters : Amazon.com: ViaAqua 50-Watt Quartz Glass Submersible Heater with Built-In Thermostat
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-29-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Chrisinator
Dosing Dry Ferts using Automatic Feeders

Has anyone used automatic feeders in order to dose dry ferts?

I'm sure there would be similar issues arising in regards to the feeders pouring out different amounts like they would with flake...
Forum: Equipment   12-29-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By Chrisinator
RODI Waste Water

I have an RODI Unit that I use for my reef tank. I was wondering if anyone has any experience with using RODI waste water to put in freshwater tanks, especially planted tanks.

Tap Water = 220 ppm...
Forum: Fish   12-29-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 233
Posted By Chrisinator
Unless you already purchased them, there are some...

Unless you already purchased them, there are some cheap betta heaters. Check out amazon!

Marina Tank Heater : Amazon.com: Marina Betta Submersible Heater for Aquarium
Forum: Equipment   12-29-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By Chrisinator
Brass Fittings and Inverts/Reefs

Hi everyone,

I have an RO/DI Unit that I have been using for about a year now connected to the sink with brass fittings. I wanted to use plastic but my sink was a weird shaped but ended up having...
Forum: Plants   12-26-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By Chrisinator
Microswod grows a lot slower than Chain Sword,...

Microswod grows a lot slower than Chain Sword, but I think chain sword can grow a bit taller. I have some Microword in my 29G and the are growing faster now but she of them have had algae take over....
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