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Forum: Fish 09-07-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,335
Posted By SimonC
Anyone willing to post a source for these I would...

Anyone willing to post a source for these I would love to get my hands on like 4-6 for my tank? Thanks.
Forum: Tank Journals 09-05-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
another vid ...

another vid

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaHK2CHXL1g&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Tank Journals 09-03-2012, 02:18 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Day 72 post flood. Happy Labor Day weekend...

Day 72 post flood.

Happy Labor Day weekend everyone. I hope you all are enjoying the last throws of summer out there. Us here in San Francisco have barely experienced summer as we wait for OUR...
Forum: Tank Journals 08-06-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
8.6.12 So it's been a little while since I...

8.6.12

So it's been a little while since I have posted any pics and I thought I would share a handful of current pics I took this morning. Still working with a mediocre camera so I apologize for...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-18-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Growing in... 7.17.12 Ok so it's been a few...

Growing in...
7.17.12
Ok so it's been a few weeks since the flood and the tank has been going through its phases and hasn't been the most photogenic lately. Well things are finally starting to come...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-16-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By SimonC
Great addition for the freshwater planted tank...

Great addition for the freshwater planted tank seriously especially if you keep anything delicate like inverts or discus or specialty fish that require more stable clean water. The UV sterilizer...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-16-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By SimonC
Only from what I have learned from other more...

Only from what I have learned from other more experienced this is what I say, 6.2 - 6.4 is ideal for inverts and most shrimp both Neocardina and Cardina you could keep both species at that PH easily....
Forum: Tank Journals 07-13-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Fish will be added today... I have shut down the...

Fish will be added today... I have shut down the CO2 for now, going to do one last big water change then let it settle then add my 20+ CPD's Housewarming party is about to be underway.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-11-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Algae continues to thin by the day, the Amano's...

Algae continues to thin by the day, the Amano's continue to do their thing. They are such good detail cleaners. I don't think there is a more thorough and delicate cleaner. I would trust them to dust...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-08-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Today's reading PH: 6.8 TDS:110 Temp: 22.2...

Today's reading
PH: 6.8
TDS:110
Temp: 22.2 Celsius

One Otto croaked last night. Not too distraught though they are delicate little guys to begin with if I only loose a few due to cycling I'll...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-08-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Glad you like the progress, shelves are holding...

Glad you like the progress, shelves are holding up just fine. The lava rocks I selected are very light and very porous so the weight factor is very minimal. Nothing under them to prevent scratching I...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-08-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Ok so I just tested the water perimeters in my...

Ok so I just tested the water perimeters in my the tank and they are as follows

PH: 6.8
TDS: 100
Temp: 22.8 Celsius
Forum: Tank Journals 07-07-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
7.6.12 Otto-Clean Update Ok so tank is on...

7.6.12
Otto-Clean Update

Ok so tank is on Otto & Amano clean mode mode literally, I got 13 Ottocinclus in there now along with about 15 Amanos, things are looking better each time I pass by it. I...
Forum: Fish 07-05-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,102
Posted By SimonC
Great thread just picked up my first population...

Great thread just picked up my first population of cpd's about two weeks ago I got about 20 of them in a lrg lot buy on aquabid for a bargain they are in my 25L now that is planted fairly heavy with...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-05-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
7.4.12 Life In The Aquatic Tossed a dozen...

7.4.12
Life In The Aquatic

Tossed a dozen Amanos in the tank that I picked up from sixth ave. These were healthy looking ones from one of the tanks that I have kept my eye on and things for the...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-03-2012, 04:29 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Just a quick update, so its been flooded 10 days...

Just a quick update, so its been flooded 10 days now and I am going through the endearing phase of initial algae bloom. The tank is definitely not photo worthy at its current condition. I have a nice...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-02-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 94,172
Posted By SimonC
Got some of this Bolbitis heteroclita from my...

Got some of this Bolbitis heteroclita from my Dad's tank he had some plantlets growing off the tips also I snagged the smallest ones and they are in my Nano now. Nice little fern I too am new to this...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-26-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,297
Posted By SimonC
Nice scape love those Buce's nice small variety...

Nice scape love those Buce's nice small variety very attractive design! :)


From the mud grows a Lotus~
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Forum: Tank Journals 06-26-2012, 03:43 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Had some good light through the bay window this...

Had some good light through the bay window this evening took advantage of the light and took some shots.
...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-25-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Some new update shots. Things are looking good...

Some new update shots. Things are looking good over all. I purchased a very cheap little 18 inch LED h2o proof light strip that I placed on the left front side as that is the darkest spot in my tank...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-25-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 12,997
Posted By SimonC
Exactly, this is awesome guy:thumbsup:, great set...

Exactly, this is awesome guy:thumbsup:, great set up you have like a perfect supply of nice species that anyone would want to have on hand for there tanks and re-scapes. Great idea and yes so budget...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-24-2012, 02:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By SimonC
Using the dry start method you can chop mince up...

Using the dry start method you can chop mince up what ever moss you choose like Flame moss, Xmas moss what ever you choose. Toss it on the substrate mist with water daily for about 4-6 weeks and then...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-23-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
CO2 is cranking now 3-5 bps and will stay that...

CO2 is cranking now 3-5 bps and will stay that way for the next 10 days 24/7 to counter balance the melt and assist in the plants transition from and emersed state to the submerged state.

Here is...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-23-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Yeah if I hadn't drowned my Pentax K-x DLSR in...

Yeah if I hadn't drowned my Pentax K-x DLSR in the process of gathering plants for this tank I would be the one posting the quality shots.
Forum: Tank Journals 06-23-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,960
Posted By SimonC
Link to the Video, couldn't figure out how to...

Link to the Video, couldn't figure out how to embed it sorry:

It's a little shaky and we will get some better ones later down the road.
http://youtu.be/5ulqtUs3GT0
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