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Forum: Fish 10-28-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 745
Posted By C.Barb.
[QUOTE=JoeGREEEN;2059252]If you have a well...

[QUOTE=JoeGREEEN;2059252]If you have a well established heavily planted tank and do weekly water changes
those aqadvisor numbers seem rather conservative @ times.(it really is just a starting point...
Forum: Fish 10-28-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 745
Posted By C.Barb.
^ that's ridiculous . And they have it at 84% ?...

^ that's ridiculous . And they have it at 84% ? That's a hella lot of fish poop .
Forum: Fish 10-27-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 745
Posted By C.Barb.
I have a 29 gal tank goin currently . 5 to 6...

I have a 29 gal tank goin currently . 5 to 6 Cory's I think is too many bud .... I have 2 and that seem about right . I'd say no more than 3 is optimal ..... Right now I have 2 Cory's 3 cherry barbs...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-26-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 990
Posted By C.Barb.
^ well the only times I had a close call over...

^ well the only times I had a close call over gassing was from pressure fluctuation from regulator . After that I prefer to supervise my gassing . If I miss a day no big deal . I turn it on when I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-26-2012, 01:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,142
Posted By C.Barb.
Maybe try and concentrate on keeping some fish...

Maybe try and concentrate on keeping some fish and just creating a nice healthy environment for them
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-26-2012, 01:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 990
Posted By C.Barb.
Sorry to hear that .... Yea it sux to lose fish...

Sorry to hear that .... Yea it sux to lose fish like that . Of all my fish only one is sensitive to my using co2 for too long , my blue ram .... I use co2 but I like to control it manually . I don't...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-26-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,491
Posted By C.Barb.
Good advice mcg

Good advice mcg
Forum: Photography 10-26-2012, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By C.Barb.
That's awesome ! Beautiful pics seems more rich...

That's awesome ! Beautiful pics seems more rich and lifelike than digital . Is film hard to come by ?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-23-2012, 03:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,258
Posted By C.Barb.
I think they do . I feel if you feed them little...

I think they do . I feel if you feed them little at a time they stay busy rummaging for food throughout the day . I also like to rearrange certain tings in the tank to keep them stimulated . One of...
Forum: Equipment 10-23-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By C.Barb.
Been running that same Milwaukee reg for about 4...

Been running that same Milwaukee reg for about 4 mos now on a 15 lb bottle .... I'm still learning the characteristics of dialing it in . I think I got it now lol ...... It's decent . I've had no...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-22-2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 516
Posted By C.Barb.
I love my cherry barbs . Such happy fish . They...

I love my cherry barbs . Such happy fish . They even chase the pet laser lol .
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-21-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 403
Posted By C.Barb.
Most likely your gonna have to use two channel...

Most likely your gonna have to use two channel lock type wrenches with teeth . The fitting will get boogered up but you don't really have a choice . You can go back later with a file and clean in up...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-21-2012, 02:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,731
Posted By C.Barb.
Don't get everything at once ..... Save other...

Don't get everything at once ..... Save other more intermediate stuff for later "dates" wink wink
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-21-2012, 01:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,736
Posted By C.Barb.
Also op don't underestimate the importance of...

Also op don't underestimate the importance of carbon :thumbsup:
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-20-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,736
Posted By C.Barb.
I have a mix of fluorite and gravel for my...

I have a mix of fluorite and gravel for my substrate . I vacuum once a month real thorough in the open areas ( around my plants ) . I'll go as deep as I can . 10 fish in a 29 gal .... I'll vacuum...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-18-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 726
Posted By C.Barb.
Yea I never really thought of that ( the cold...

Yea I never really thought of that ( the cold water ) . Guess I learn something new everyday . I see , makes everything a little more tricky . Regardless of that blog I'd try and find a different way...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-18-2012, 02:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 726
Posted By C.Barb.
Well I don't have to worry about my tank I don't...

Well I don't have to worry about my tank I don't fill it from my hot water heater ....... Only well water for my fish and they love it
Forum: Equipment 10-14-2012, 03:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By C.Barb.
What a beautiful brand new tank . I gotta get a...

What a beautiful brand new tank . I gotta get a new one next time I need a refill . My tank is beyond the 5 yr rating ..... You need a diffuser to disperse the gas into your tank ..... And you need...
Forum: DIY 10-13-2012, 02:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By C.Barb.
Hey looks pretty good . Clean setup :thumbsup:...

Hey looks pretty good . Clean setup :thumbsup: cute cat too ... Mine like my tank too . I had the same diffuser but never got to use it cause I broke it before I could install it :mad:
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-13-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 827
Posted By C.Barb.
Yea I've done that a few times on accident ....

Yea I've done that a few times on accident . Haven't lost anything thank god .... I have a blue ram who seems to be more sensitive than all my other fish ... So in order to accommodate him I run my...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-11-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,399
Posted By C.Barb.
Go for it . If it fails break it down , learn and...

Go for it . If it fails break it down , learn and try again . If your filter is established already you should be ok :thumbsup:
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