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Forum: Equipment 07-22-2009, 12:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By JohnnyB
I ran an Eheim 2128 and 2028 on my 75 gallon...

I ran an Eheim 2128 and 2028 on my 75 gallon tank.
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2007, 04:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By JohnnyB
2128 and 2028 on a 75G

I run a 2128 and a 2028 on a planted 75 gallon tank with goldfish. The output of the 2028 flows through an Arctic chiller for hot summer months. The output of the 2128 flows through a Turbo Twist UV...
Forum: Equipment 11-29-2006, 07:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,175
Posted By JohnnyB
Eheim 2028 and 2128

I run a 2028 and a 2128 Eheims on my 75 gallon tank. The filters keep my water crystal clear. I'd definitely use the same configuration again!

Johnny B
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-24-2006, 11:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By JohnnyB
18w Turbo Twist

I run a 18w Turbo Twist UV Sterilizer on my 75. It's a planted tank with goldfish. I am a believer that it helps promote clear water and the general over health of my fish.

After having one, I...
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2006, 03:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By JohnnyB
2028 and 2128

I have two Eheims on my 75 gallon tank, a 2128 and a 2028. Plants will do a lot to block the flow.

Johnny B
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2005, 02:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,175
Posted By JohnnyB
I'd recommend the 18 watt. That's what I have on...

I'd recommend the 18 watt. That's what I have on the output of my 2028 on my 75G. The effectiveness of the UVS is based on the flowrate and wattage, not the size of the tank. You want to get the...
Forum: Equipment 12-22-2004, 04:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By JohnnyB
I thought Coralife recommended every 6 months... ...

I thought Coralife recommended every 6 months...

Johnny B
Forum: Equipment 12-22-2004, 02:12 AM
Replies: 1,182
Views: 85,966
Posted By JohnnyB
93?

I have a 2026 and 2028 on my 75G tank.

Johnny B
Forum: Equipment 12-21-2004, 11:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By JohnnyB
UV bulb replacement

My UV sterilizer has been running almost a year without a bublb replacement.

How often do you guys replace your UV bulbs?

Thanks,

Johnny B
Forum: Plants 12-21-2004, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 612
Posted By JohnnyB
That's right. 2x55w PC light with 6700K bulbs. ...

That's right. 2x55w PC light with 6700K bulbs.

After the holidays, I'm planning on adding another 2x55w with 9325K bulbs. I'll be adding CO2 then too.

After work today, I was feeding fish as...
Forum: Plants 12-20-2004, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 612
Posted By JohnnyB
Balanesae or Val???

I have a 75G tank that has 110 watts PC light and no CO2. Anubias, Crypt Wendtii, and Elodea are doing fine in this tank. I'm looking for a tall, grass like background plant that wll rise from gravel...
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2004, 02:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,923
Posted By JohnnyB
I just switched over to Lamotte for nitrates and...

I just switched over to Lamotte for nitrates and couldn't be happier. Easy to use kit with test results that I can trust. If you're serious, well worth the money.

I'm using AP for ph, ammonia,...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-04-2004, 03:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,957
Posted By JohnnyB
Really like the tank. Nice job! Johnny B

Really like the tank. Nice job!

Johnny B
Forum: Equipment 12-02-2004, 10:15 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,759
Posted By JohnnyB
If I had the space, I would definitely do a 180...

If I had the space, I would definitely do a 180 gallon tank. 72x24x24. I thought my 75G tank would be the biggest I'd ever get but i keep running into 180G tanks and they look really good. Again,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-21-2004, 04:29 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,857
Posted By JohnnyB
Looks like my tank will finally fit in! :) ...

Looks like my tank will finally fit in! :)

It's a planted 75G goldfish tank with the typical assortment of various crypts, java fern, java moss, various anubias, and elodea. The elodea is provided...
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2004, 03:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By JohnnyB
I have the chiller for the summer months. The...

I have the chiller for the summer months. The family room where the 75G is located tends to get warm in the summer due to it's southern exposure and the general traffic foot traffic through the room....
Forum: Equipment 11-20-2004, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By JohnnyB
Questions on 2128

I'm thinking about upgrading one of my Eheim filters to a 2128 so that I can remove a falty heater from my tank.

I currently have a 75G planted goldfish tank with two filters in the following...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-05-2004, 08:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,632
Posted By JohnnyB
Thanks!

I split the crypt in two parts and moved half to a better location. Thanks for all the suggestions.

It's interesting to note that the new crypt is all ready taller than it's other half. I may be...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-31-2004, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,632
Posted By JohnnyB
Crypt Propagation

I have a beautiful bright green crypt wendtii in my tank. I'd like to have a bed of 5 or 6 of these as the size and color are just perfect for a foreground plant.

The other day I noticed that the...
Forum: Lighting 10-27-2004, 03:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 687
Posted By JohnnyB
Thanks for the responses! Looks like I'll leave...

Thanks for the responses! Looks like I'll leave the lights at 110 watts for now.

As for the goldfish, I keep the left corner of the tank filled with a forest of Anacharis. The goldfish love to...
Forum: Lighting 10-26-2004, 03:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 687
Posted By JohnnyB
WPG question for 75G

I have a planted 75G tank with goldfish. My plants have to be able to stand up to the abuse of the plant eating goldfish. So far Anubias Barteri, Barteri nana, Frazeri, Crypt Wendtti, and Java Ferns...
Forum: Equipment 05-31-2004, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By JohnnyB
UV sterilizer

Sizing a UV sterilizer is based on the flow rate in GPH through the UV sterilizer. The following post has some more information on UV sterilizer sizing,...
Forum: Equipment 05-31-2004, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,005
Posted By JohnnyB
EHeim 2026

I recently upgraded from a 30 gallon to a 75 gallon tank. On the 30G, I used an Eheim 2026 in series with a Turbo Twist 18 watt UV sterilizer. Before the tank really grew in, I had to extend the...
Forum: Equipment 04-03-2004, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 803
Posted By JohnnyB
I run a 75 gallon tank with an Eheim 2028 and...

I run a 75 gallon tank with an Eheim 2028 and 2026. The 2028 has a 18watt Turbotwist UV sterilizer which reduces the flow slightly. I do throttle back the flow on the 2026. The filter outlet and...
Forum: Lighting 02-29-2004, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By JohnnyB
Minor mistake on my part. My current 30 gallon...

Minor mistake on my part. My current 30 gallon lights are a 2x36w PC light kit from AH Supply. I really liked this light kit. Easy to use with high quality components.

I will probably use AHS'...
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