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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-16-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By pastert33
I don't believe I've ever checked the nitrates...

I don't believe I've ever checked the nitrates out of the tap. Will do this tonight if I have time.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-16-2013, 01:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By pastert33
The tank has been running for a year plus. The...

The tank has been running for a year plus. The shrimp have been in for 7-8 months. I just found another dead berried mommy. Not sure this could be from a "spike" as i just tested the params 2 hrs...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-15-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By pastert33
I figured that I cleaned the canister too good...

I figured that I cleaned the canister too good which resulted in the nitrites. I cleaned it on Tuesday or last week and have had at least one dead shrimp everyday since. Not sure what else to do....
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-15-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By pastert33
RCS tank trouble

I am having a problem in my cherry tank. I have had quite a few deaths since last week. I've tested params last week and the only alarming thing was nitrite was 1.0 and nitrates was 40(always have...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-13-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 905
Posted By pastert33
Can you tell the difference between a crystal red...

Can you tell the difference between a crystal red offspring and a crystal red/oebt offspring?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-13-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By pastert33
Sounds like a good setup to me. My water in my...

Sounds like a good setup to me. My water in my cherry tank stays around 70-72 but sounds like your on the right track. Just make sure your tank is cycled before adding the shrimp.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-12-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By pastert33
I've had 5 or 6 deaths this week. I checked my...

I've had 5 or 6 deaths this week. I checked my params and my nitrites were1.0! I guess I cleaned my canister a little too good and killed off some good bacteria. I believe this is what has caused my...
Forum: DIY 05-12-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By pastert33
The best option I've seen for a diffuser is a...

The best option I've seen for a diffuser is a hagen mini filter. It chops up the bubbles very fine and if you have good flow in the tank, the bubbles will travel all through the tank. You tube it if...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-09-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,094
Posted By pastert33
If I could highlight this and paste it around the...

If I could highlight this and paste it around the country I would!! You are exactly right sir!
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-09-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,094
Posted By pastert33
Ohhh I've got one! How about when someone has a...

Ohhh I've got one! How about when someone has a RAOK that says to PM them and you get no response!! This hasn't happened often but I am currently going through this...I mean if you don't want ME to...
Forum: DIY 05-09-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2,305
Views: 339,334
Posted By pastert33
Can you guys recommend a gauge for a 20oz...

Can you guys recommend a gauge for a 20oz paintball setup? Also, how will I know that the tank will need refilling?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-07-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 895
Posted By pastert33
Ahhh ok. I guess when I think price, I also...

Ahhh ok. I guess when I think price, I also think of it including shipping.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-07-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,065
Posted By pastert33
For me to match params of 7.5 and 200-300 TDS, I...

For me to match params of 7.5 and 200-300 TDS, I would need to up my PH from 6.4 and TDS from 48(from tap). I know I can get TDS up with minerals and foods but what about PH? Is there a PH+?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-07-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 895
Posted By pastert33
Jake, where are you getting Aquasoil for $30?? I...

Jake, where are you getting Aquasoil for $30?? I can only find it at 60+ and that doesn't include shipping.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-06-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By pastert33
Well I know my Wal-Mart sells it in gallon jugs...

Well I know my Wal-Mart sells it in gallon jugs and there is also a filling station. Not sure where is CA you can get some but I'm sure there are plently of places.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-06-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By pastert33
I would say buy some RO water and test. RO water...

I would say buy some RO water and test. RO water should read a 0TDS
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-06-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 895
Posted By pastert33
Can you get Up Aqua Shrimp Sand in bags bigger...

Can you get Up Aqua Shrimp Sand in bags bigger than 4lbs? That's the only size I've been able to find, although I've only looked on Amazon haha
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-26-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,516
Posted By pastert33
Depends on the shrimp species.

Depends on the shrimp species.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 04-26-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By pastert33
Well I would think that would be determined by...

Well I would think that would be determined by how much peat you put in your filter. I would say start off with a little and moniter it. Repeat until you get your desired ph.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-26-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 913
Posted By pastert33
I've heard great things from many using...

I've heard great things from many using SaltyShrimp Bee Shrimp GH+.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-26-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 913
Posted By pastert33
I haven't kept TT before but I've read that they...

I haven't kept TT before but I've read that they prefer a KH of 0-1 and GH of 6-8. Did you cycle the Amazonia before putting the shrimp in?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-25-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By pastert33
The ph of my tap is 6.5

The ph of my tap is 6.5
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-25-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By pastert33
Well right now I have OEBT, regular tigers,...

Well right now I have OEBT, regular tigers, cherries and a few crystal reds. I eventually want to get some Royal blue tigers or black and some king kongs.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-25-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By pastert33
My tanks are small with 20G being the biggest...

My tanks are small with 20G being the biggest followed by an 8G and then a 5G.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-25-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By pastert33
HAHA I guess my tap isn't too bad according to...

HAHA I guess my tap isn't too bad according to the TDS pen I have which states 0-50PPM is considered RO. A system isn't that expensive no, buttt with what I've spent on this shrimp hobby in such a...
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