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Forum: Tank Journals Today, 06:56 PM
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Posted By The Dude
http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude3...

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Forum: Tank Journals Yesterday, 03:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By The Dude
This is going to be a long build. I'm forcing...

This is going to be a long build. I'm forcing myself to take my time. We will be moving in Feb. The last move cost me all my fish in 5 tanks. It was crushing. I'm undecided as to stock at this...
Forum: Tank Journals Yesterday, 03:35 AM
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Views: 195
Posted By The Dude
I didn't do it as most do. Usually they carve the...

I didn't do it as most do. Usually they carve the foam. I used the Great Stuff expanding foam and then covered it with several layers of sand to make larger and more dramatic seperation between the...
Forum: Fish Yesterday, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By The Dude
My Rams have laid eggs twIce. Both times the eggs...

My Rams have laid eggs twIce. Both times the eggs didn't last a day. My male is now chasing the female relentlessly. There is a second female, but he doesn't pay attention to her
Forum: Tank Journals 05-27-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By The Dude
African Cichlid planted tank

I'm moving on to another tank. Here is the progress from this set of days offhttp://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude31580photobucket/20150526_204615_zpsttkk9mq2.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-26-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,514
Posted By The Dude
If you had it to do over would you still do the...

If you had it to do over would you still do the sump? I'm starting on my 75 gallon African Cichlid tank tomorrow and I'm doing a Great Stuff foam background. I am considering a sump for the ease of...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-25-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,798
Posted By The Dude
http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude3...

http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude31580photobucket/20150524_1318382_zpsbafpdf4j.jpg...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-25-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,807
Posted By The Dude
I have a new favorite and I see little mention of...

I have a new favorite and I see little mention of them on the site (likely b/c they aren't your normal planted tank occupants), but I am...
Forum: Fish 05-24-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By The Dude
That tank is amazing! I've read that the Tropheus...

That tank is amazing! I've read that the Tropheus do look different as juveniles than as adults, but the pics I posted are supposed to be of adult fish. I have also read that when another cichlid is...
Forum: Fish 05-24-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By The Dude
Ive got an oddball female GBR. Both of the others...

Ive got an oddball female GBR. Both of the others chase her occasionally. I very rarely see her. She is a nice looking fish, but she is reclusive. I will probably pick up a male for her. It seems...
Forum: Fish 05-24-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By The Dude
Really? How big was the tank and what else was in...

Really? How big was the tank and what else was in there?
Forum: Fish 05-24-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By The Dude
Overstocking with African cichlids is a common...

Overstocking with African cichlids is a common practice. It doesn't work with Angels. I started out with 7 at one time. Each time the lowest ranking would be bullied or harassed near death and I...
Forum: Fish 05-24-2015, 01:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By The Dude
http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude3...

http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude31580photobucket/19581_zpsnuh6zpgx.jpg...
Forum: Fish 05-23-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By The Dude
Any experience with Tropheus?

I'm setting up an African Cichlid planted tank. The wife demands plants so I think a Tanganyikan tank with some wood and Anubias with in with the stone piles would work best. I originally considered...
Forum: Fish 05-22-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 466
Posted By The Dude
If there was no C02 hooked up in the new tank...

If there was no C02 hooked up in the new tank than it has be to some kind of contamination of something in the new tank to kill them so quickly. You may never know, but I would do several large water...
Forum: Fish 05-22-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 537
Posted By The Dude
Keep an eye on the outcast. A 29 gallon is not...

Keep an eye on the outcast. A 29 gallon is not big enough for more than a pair.. at least not in the community setting. I would definately take the loner back.
Forum: Fish 05-22-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 466
Posted By The Dude
No C02 injection? How long were they in between...

No C02 injection? How long were they in between tanks?
Forum: Fish 05-22-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By The Dude
In my experience 2 full grown Angels need a tank...

In my experience 2 full grown Angels need a tank larger than 4 feet if you are striving for a community. A single is fine and may be the way to go so you don't have issues down the line. Even if you...
Forum: Fish 05-22-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 466
Posted By The Dude
Did you reuse your substrate? If you did that and...

Did you reuse your substrate? If you did that and the filter media it has to be some form of contamination in the new tank or the decor in it. That's rough man I'm sorry to hear that. Did you wash...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-21-2015, 03:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,798
Posted By The Dude
Rehomed the guppies finally so I'm hoping the...

Rehomed the guppies finally so I'm hoping the shrimp population really takes off now. I'm considering doing some Tiger or CRS in this tank as well as the Cherry Shrimp.
Forum: Fish 05-21-2015, 02:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 652
Posted By The Dude
Id Suggest a German Blue Ram. They will...

Id Suggest a German Blue Ram. They will occasionally eat smaller shrimps, but if your planting is good and the shrimp are healthy it doesn't really me a dent in the population.
Cichlids have...
Forum: Fish 05-21-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 537
Posted By The Dude
What are your other inhabitants and what is the...

What are your other inhabitants and what is the tank size? I have a male Electric Blue Ram and 2 Female German Blue Ram. The larger female is with the male. The other one I very rarely see....
Forum: Fish 05-20-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 393
Posted By The Dude
So Im closing in on what I want. Looks like Im...

So Im closing in on what I want. Looks like Im going to do Peacocks and Haps and a Male Only tank. Ive got a budget so Im going to be looking out for a used 75 gallon setup locally. A 55 gallon...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-19-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,798
Posted By The Dude
http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude3...

http://i1301.photobucket.com/albums/ag107/thedude31580photobucket/20150518_234954_zpsayztl3zd.jpg...
Forum: Fish 05-18-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By The Dude
I never had a problem with Red Cherry Shrimp...

I never had a problem with Red Cherry Shrimp eating eggs and I've always had them in with Rams. The Rams may eat some here and there, but that's their live food treat. I've had Corys, Angelfish,...
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