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Forum: Tank Journals 04-15-2014, 03:55 AM
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Posted By theericafish
If you want to save some money you can always...

If you want to save some money you can always make the diy system yourself. You can use gatorade bottles or 2liters, cut holes in the top and make the mixtures yourself.

Theres a lot of...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-14-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 907
Posted By theericafish
The filter should be fine. Generally you want...

The filter should be fine. Generally you want some kind of waving with the plants but not tornadoish waving. After time the filter will build up gunk inside and this lessens the flow somewhat until...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-09-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
Thanks! Cant wait to see yours filled :)

Thanks! Cant wait to see yours filled :)
Forum: Tank Journals 04-09-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 907
Posted By theericafish
I got them at my local fish store but these are...

I got them at my local fish store but these are the ones:

http://ca-en.hagen.com/Aquatic/Lighting/DIY-Lighting-Systems/A3915

Then I used aluminum 3/32" wire and bent it and slid it into the...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-09-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 907
Posted By theericafish
I have a ray2 over my 20l and had to raise the...

I have a ray2 over my 20l and had to raise the lights too. There's some people selling so raisers on the mart. You can also pick up some hagen glo mounts like how I use in my tank. Or the canopy...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-05-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
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Forum: Tank Journals 04-03-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 572
Posted By theericafish
Hey its me again :) Looks like the tank...

Hey its me again :)

Looks like the tank started coming together! Maybe use some thread to tie the moss to some of the lava rocks, its kind of tedious but it pays off in the long run.

I would...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-29-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
Blue Velvet Cleaning Forgot I had this video.

Blue Velvet Cleaning
Forgot I had this video.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-29-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 572
Posted By theericafish
Our rambling was getting a bit lengthy ;). I do...

Our rambling was getting a bit lengthy ;). I do think doing top offs with RO could be a good middle ground as long as you add the RO relatively slowly to not cause a shock. I tend to be overly...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-29-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 572
Posted By theericafish
Usually the brown algae bloom is just part of the...

Usually the brown algae bloom is just part of the initial setup of the tank, most of the time it kind of goes away on its own. Not sure about the barley technique as I've never owned a pond(maybe...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-29-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 572
Posted By theericafish
I've never kept tigers but I think your tap water...

I've never kept tigers but I think your tap water is closer to their parameters than the water softener would provide.

Also I've had no problems with anubias and shrimp, I think that is a myth. I...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-27-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,736
Posted By theericafish
Oh the horror stories, I traded someone at a...

Oh the horror stories, I traded someone at a plant meet and expected the plants to be decently algae free, put them in my tank without checking(what was I thinking?) and battle with hair algae went...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-27-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
Finally ran out of fertilizers. New ferts made :D

Finally ran out of fertilizers. New ferts made :D
Forum: Tank Journals 03-25-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
Added a new video. First post is getting pretty...

Added a new video. First post is getting pretty lengthy, I should do something about that...

Not extremely satisfied with the video but I only spent about 20minutes making it/uploading. Not too...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-24-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
The funny thing is that staring at the tanks...

The funny thing is that staring at the tanks actually makes me fall asleep and I prefer to stay up late. The 10g turns off around 9pm and the 20 at 11:23. The 5g is my night light and stays on...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-24-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
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Forum: Tank Journals 03-20-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,736
Posted By theericafish
I had cpds, they're a really cool fish with a lot...

I had cpds, they're a really cool fish with a lot of personality. They flare up and battle eachother. The one downside is in my tank they always hid and are more roamy than schooly. Depends on the...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-19-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,736
Posted By theericafish
Looking good ;D

Looking good ;D
Forum: Tank Journals 03-06-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
Thanks. Definitely still a work in progress!

Thanks. Definitely still a work in progress!
Forum: Tank Journals 03-06-2014, 07:14 AM
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Views: 39,963
Posted By theericafish
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t...

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Forum: Tank Journals 03-06-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
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Forum: Tank Journals 03-01-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,072
Posted By theericafish
The ray2 on a 20long is definately high light. ...

The ray2 on a 20long is definately high light. You can grow pretty much any carpet. You are going to need co2 and ferts though. The fugeray or planted plus might be a better option but still co2...
Forum: Fish 02-07-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By theericafish
Rams are cool but they will eat shrimp. Ember...

Rams are cool but they will eat shrimp. Ember tetras/Celestial pearl danio(galaxy rasbora)/Cardinal Tetras.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 02-05-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,320
Posted By theericafish
All dosing regimes are a basic guideline to get...

All dosing regimes are a basic guideline to get things rolling. The truth of the matter is different tanks require different nutrient levels and eventually you kind of just feel it out until you get...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-05-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,009
Posted By theericafish
Get some otocinclus they will clean that right up...

Get some otocinclus they will clean that right up for you. Usually you will get brown algae in high light low flow areas or in a newly setup tank(first couple months)
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