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Forum: DIY   12-16-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By MrBobby
My rex reactor sprayed bubbles out for awhile...

My rex reactor sprayed bubbles out for awhile until the air trapped in it got blown out, took maybe a day.

Just make sure it is standing up or leaning with the flow going out the bottom.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-02-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By MrBobby
That means the two o-rings need to be replaced. ...

That means the two o-rings need to be replaced.
Generally they need to be replaced almost every fill or every other fill.
From Jaggedfury's pb thread "The O rings are easily replacecable. It's like...
Forum: DIY   10-21-2011, 11:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,383
Posted By MrBobby
I agree with the above post. I recently added a...

I agree with the above post. I recently added a normal co2 regulator with a pb tank -> co2 adapter to my pb tank setup and it is working fantastic.
Well worth the $15 bucks and later down the road...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-14-2011, 01:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,106
Posted By MrBobby
Just a bit of an update, the shrimp are still...

Just a bit of an update, the shrimp are still doing fine after a week following the treatment.
On the other hand the pond snails are all dead, which would have been a good thing if snail removal was...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-10-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,106
Posted By MrBobby
Experience with Mebendazole for hydra eradication

I recently had a hydra outbreak in my crs tank and I was trying to find a way to eliminate them. There has been many mentions of Flubendazole and Fenbendazole being used successfully as treatments...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-29-2011, 04:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,922
Posted By MrBobby
I've been using the recipe from the 2nd post for...

I've been using the recipe from the 2nd post for about a year now and my fish absolutely love it! One batch made 8 flats to store in my freezer and over the year I've barely used one flat! This is...
Forum: DIY   08-27-2011, 02:29 AM
Replies: 2,409
Views: 448,658
Posted By MrBobby
Thanks for the reply now I don't have to go leak...

Thanks for the reply now I don't have to go leak hunting. :D
The starting pressure kinda scared me too but I wasn't too worried after some research I found the tank is rated according to the stamp...
Forum: DIY   08-26-2011, 03:31 AM
Replies: 2,409
Views: 448,658
Posted By MrBobby
Just wondering how quickly peoples tanks drop in...

Just wondering how quickly peoples tanks drop in pressure. It has been about 3 weeks and my gauge is showing about 500psi @ 1bps (started at around 1000psi).
Curious if this is about right or if I...
Forum: DIY   08-12-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2,409
Views: 448,658
Posted By MrBobby
If it falls out that means the O-rings need to be...

If it falls out that means the O-rings need to be replaced, from the main post "The O rings are easily replacecable. It's like .58 cents per 3-6 O rings. Part number at Lowes is BrassCraft # 0533....
Forum: DIY   08-10-2011, 03:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 20,252
Posted By MrBobby
Here is my $2 DIY bubble counter. I took a 10ml...

Here is my $2 DIY bubble counter.
I took a 10ml oral syringe with the rubber stopper included and filled the syringe with water (50-75%) then jammed the rubber stopped in the end then put a check...
Forum: Fish   07-08-2011, 02:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,889
Posted By MrBobby
I lost 1 of my 5 clown killifish recently to...

I lost 1 of my 5 clown killifish recently to jumping. He made it through the small crack around the lid of the fluval ebi that they were in. Saw him the other day all dried up on the floor, it was a...
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