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Forum: Algae   02-02-2016, 04:47 AM
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Posted By j03yYunG
If its a new setup and you have root tabs. No...

If its a new setup and you have root tabs. No need to dose for maybe 1-2 months. Or when the plants start to show signs of deficiency.
Forum: Fish   01-20-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By j03yYunG
A confirmed pair would be fine in a 40 gal. If...

A confirmed pair would be fine in a 40 gal. If you plan on keeping more, than at least a 55 gal+ is needed.
Forum: Substrate   01-12-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By j03yYunG
ADA is basically dirt, so you'll just be capping...

ADA is basically dirt, so you'll just be capping dirt on dirt. You should use sand or gravel.
Forum: Lighting   01-12-2016, 02:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By j03yYunG
What's the limit you want to spend? "Expensive"...

What's the limit you want to spend? "Expensive" can be different from people to people. Most brand name LEDs for 48" will be ~$200. You can go with knock offs and it'll be ~$100.

Finnex,...
Forum: Substrate   01-06-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By j03yYunG
ADA is great. You'll notice a huge difference in...

ADA is great. You'll notice a huge difference in the roots if you grew the same plants in ADA vs other substrate.

It really depends on what you're planning to grow.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   01-05-2016, 12:00 PM
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Posted By j03yYunG
You're going to have problems getting the HC or...

You're going to have problems getting the HC or Monte Carlo to root with a cap on the dirt. You shouldn't need fertilizer in a dirted tank for awhile. But look into pps pro kits from GLA or add...
Forum: Plants   01-05-2016, 04:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 545
Posted By j03yYunG
All cabomba are pretty easy to grow in low or...

All cabomba are pretty easy to grow in low or high tech. It does grow like weed in a high tech tank with CO2.
Forum: Plants   01-05-2016, 04:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By j03yYunG
where did you get ludwigias? If its grown...

where did you get ludwigias? If its grown emersed, that's your issue.
Forum: Plants   01-05-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By j03yYunG
what kind of substrate are you using btw ?

what kind of substrate are you using btw ?
Forum: Substrate   01-05-2016, 02:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By j03yYunG
ADA should last you about ~2 year (depending on...

ADA should last you about ~2 year (depending on what plants you keep). You can dose ferts or use root tabs.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-04-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By j03yYunG
welcome back to the hobby. :)

welcome back to the hobby. :)
Forum: Plants   01-04-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By j03yYunG
It could be any Eriocaulon since they all look...

It could be any Eriocaulon since they all look the same. The top little one looks like an Erio Thailand.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   12-30-2015, 01:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By j03yYunG
amano shrimps

amano shrimps
Forum: Fish   12-28-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By j03yYunG
Turn off your CO2 for a day or so to allow the...

Turn off your CO2 for a day or so to allow the fish to acclimate to the environment before turning on the CO2.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-21-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 19
  Hello
Views: 566
Posted By j03yYunG
Yes you can dial down the blue setting and see...

Yes you can dial down the blue setting and see how it works out for you. Even in my tank, I only use 80% max lighting.

For CO2 you can use a reactor and it'll diffuse the CO2 in the water alot...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-21-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
  Hello
Views: 566
Posted By j03yYunG
You can use your auto dosing system, but I...

You can use your auto dosing system, but I wouldn't use this until the tank is fully setup since the dosing requirement will change as the tank matures. Also you won't need to dose for the first...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   12-21-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 19
  Hello
Views: 566
Posted By j03yYunG
I think both reef and planted tank has its...

I think both reef and planted tank has its challenges. For planted tanks, it's can be easy depending on the plants you want to grow.

If you can keep corals, you can keep plants so welcome. :)
Forum: Plants   12-01-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By j03yYunG
You can buy glass sheets at home depot or lowes...

You can buy glass sheets at home depot or lowes for $10 and get a cutter to cut a lid top.

Here's what I did for my rimless tank
https://youtu.be/mILl0ICkmKM?t=7m52s
Forum: Plants   11-29-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By j03yYunG
The Integrated Fluorescent Light in the Aqueon...

The Integrated Fluorescent Light in the Aqueon won't be enough for S. Repens or the AR Mini. You can try to go to low light plants like Java ferns or anubias
Forum: Tank Journals   11-21-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By j03yYunG
Np, I wish I could have all those tanks at my...

Np, I wish I could have all those tanks at my place. :0
Forum: Tank Journals   11-21-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By j03yYunG
Nice setup!!

Nice setup!!
Forum: Fish   11-11-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By j03yYunG
It all depends on what you want in the tank. If...

It all depends on what you want in the tank. If you want to keep baby Discus, bare bottom. Like the previous comment, you can't remove all the waste in a planted tank. Trust me, I lost 30+ Discus fry...
Forum: Plants   10-08-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By j03yYunG
Should be fine. What substrate are you planning...

Should be fine. What substrate are you planning to use?
Forum: Plants   10-07-2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By j03yYunG
What's your substrate, lighting schedule, fish,...

What's your substrate, lighting schedule, fish, water temp? What plants have your tried so far?

Where are you getting the plants at? Did you get them emersed? submerged?
Forum: Plants   10-03-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By j03yYunG
Like mention above, if its from submerged to...

Like mention above, if its from submerged to emersed, it'll take time to transition. Even when it's fully converted. I've noticed submerged growth is way faster as well.
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