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Forum: Equipment   11-30-2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Aplomado
This looks like a good idea! What...

This looks like a good idea! What product/brand/size etc due you use?
Forum: Equipment   11-30-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Aplomado
How to waterproof a temperature probe?

How to waterproof a temperature probe from a Ranco Temp controller? Plastic bags and aluminium foil aren't cutting it. Thanks.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   07-28-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Aplomado
I'm trying Egeria, it is a great idea!

I'm trying Egeria, it is a great idea!
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   07-22-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Aplomado
It's about 2.5" in diameter and 16" tall. I...

It's about 2.5" in diameter and 16" tall.

I can plant it with giant tweezers.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   07-22-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Aplomado
Need suggestions for a 1000mL graduated cyclinder "tank"

I recently got a 1000mL graduated cylinder and was thinking of trying to make it into a planted “aquarium” in the windowsill. No animals except maybe a few snails. No filtration. The light would...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   06-15-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,562
Posted By Aplomado
Looks fantastic! How's the jansjo lamp working...

Looks fantastic! How's the jansjo lamp working out? I've thought about trying it myself.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-05-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By Aplomado
Experiment with a cheap skull first. Croc skulls...

Experiment with a cheap skull first. Croc skulls are expensive.

I'd probably coat it with something aquarium safe first as well.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   05-05-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 964
Posted By Aplomado
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-07-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By Aplomado
Yeah, no problem. That's what I feed ours.

Yeah, no problem. That's what I feed ours.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-07-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By Aplomado
First off, don't put them in with a betta fish. ...

First off, don't put them in with a betta fish. Amano shrimp sometimes eat dwarf shrimp also. That's not a good idea at all.

And yes, you should feed them.
Forum: Aquascaping   04-07-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By Aplomado
I like number 2. This should be a nice tank!...

I like number 2.

This should be a nice tank!

They are all pretty nice actually.

Good work.
Forum: Aquascaping   04-07-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By Aplomado
Build up a rockscape along the back; I do not...

Build up a rockscape along the back; I do not recommend you use deep gravel like I did, that was a mistake, it settles out- just use rocks. This is a 29 gallon.
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Forum: Sevenports   04-06-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 843
Posted By Aplomado
E-mail marine depot and see if they will do a...

E-mail marine depot and see if they will do a special order for you... worth a try.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-06-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,283
Posted By Aplomado
Here's our office rainbow tank, 125 gallons. ...

Here's our office rainbow tank, 125 gallons. Might be time for a trim...

http://i1323.photobucket.com/albums/u599/aplomado/DSCN0793_zpstwukmvoj.jpg
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-31-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By Aplomado
No planaria works. I did have some shrimp deaths...

No planaria works. I did have some shrimp deaths after using it though. I find it hard to believe you could catch all the planaria in a tramp. Also, feed the shrimp in a dish.
Forum: Aquascaping   03-28-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By Aplomado
Looks great to me!

Looks great to me!
Forum: Aquascaping   03-21-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 786
Posted By Aplomado
Looks good the way it is.

Looks good the way it is.
Forum: Equipment   03-10-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 446
Posted By Aplomado
Don't know, but hobby lobby sells what may be a...

Don't know, but hobby lobby sells what may be a good substitute:

Large Clear Glass Terrarium | Hobby Lobby | 1164359...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-17-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 646
Posted By Aplomado
You can buy products for this: Add-A-Sphere ?...

You can buy products for this:
Add-A-Sphere ? Your fish, from a new perspective (http://addasphere.com/)
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-17-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By Aplomado
pweifan's look good! I used slightly...

pweifan's look good!

I used slightly different technique for mine:

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/8-general-planted-tank-discussion/522265-wabi-kusa-party-what-we-grew.html

You could put...
Forum: Aquascaping   02-16-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 897
Posted By Aplomado
That piece of driftwood is pretty dull... I'd...

That piece of driftwood is pretty dull... I'd find a better one.
Forum: Aquascaping   02-15-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 400
Posted By Aplomado
Tom Barr sells manzanita on his web forum: ...

Tom Barr sells manzanita on his web forum:

Forums - Aquarium Plants - Barr Report (http://www.barrreport.com/)

Bump: Finding your own is pretty fun too, I should add... look around lakes and...
Forum: Equipment   01-08-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Aplomado
TruAqua has low-iron rimless tanks back in stock

I've got no affiliation with this company, but I bought one of these for a friend, and thought it was nice... after being out of stock for a LONG time they have inexpensive cubes etc back in stock......
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-04-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 540
Posted By Aplomado
Fine substrates are good for growing plants, not...

Fine substrates are good for growing plants, not bad... the roots can go through them easily.
Forum: Low Tech Forum   12-04-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,059
Posted By Aplomado
Sounds really cool! I've heard dragonfly larvae...

Sounds really cool! I've heard dragonfly larvae can be a problem outside.
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