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Forum: Fish   04-15-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 800
Posted By VisionQuest28
This isnt really quite true. Just because one...

This isnt really quite true. Just because one fish has ick doesnt mean the rest do. Yes its definitely present in the tank, but unless the others are showing signs, then they dont have it. Its an...
Forum: DIY   04-14-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 24,195
Posted By VisionQuest28
This is pretty cool. Couple questions...how are...

This is pretty cool. Couple questions...how are you attaching the plants to the mesh? And do you find this impedes the flow of the filter? Like if the sponges in the filter get clogged, the water...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   04-09-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,153
Posted By VisionQuest28
these guesses seem spot on. Bernese mountain dog...

these guesses seem spot on. Bernese mountain dog and rotti were what popped to mind immediately for me
Forum: Fish   04-08-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,130
Posted By VisionQuest28
I dont really think TDS is a very conclusive test...

I dont really think TDS is a very conclusive test to decide whether water is of good or bad quality, especially when thats the only test you are talking about. There are much more important things. ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-08-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,341
Posted By VisionQuest28
I dont think there is anything pretentious about...

I dont think there is anything pretentious about it at all. Abbreviations are used, especially by those who are heavy posters, to save time and typing...thats it. They are all common to the hobby. ...
Forum: Fish   04-05-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By VisionQuest28
There is no real concrete answer for this. Feed...

There is no real concrete answer for this. Feed what they can eat up fairly quickly, so there isnt any uneaten food left after a couple minutes. And feed often enough so the fish look...
Forum: Fish   04-01-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,466
Posted By VisionQuest28
Its not really silly. Its a decent general...

Its not really silly. Its a decent general guideline for newbies though. For your average new fish keeper, or really just your average american...its an easy to understand guide.

Its definitely...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-01-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By VisionQuest28
as long as you're somewhat paying attention and...

as long as you're somewhat paying attention and checking every so often...the soda bottle trick is going to be your best bet. Yes, you will catch other fish, No, they wont stress out and die. Just...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-01-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By VisionQuest28
Agreed. Personally, I would def filter it...

Agreed. Personally, I would def filter it somehow. Thats not much water...how many fry are we talking? I assume you will be feeding these fry? With heavy frequent water changes you might be ok,...
Forum: Fish   03-24-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By VisionQuest28
I just wanted to say I thought this was pretty...

I just wanted to say I thought this was pretty cool. Very cool video, and cool assessment and observation of whats going on. I wish I had more to offer than that, but thats it...thats all I got! ...
Forum: Herp (Reptiles and Amphibians)   03-23-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 496
Posted By VisionQuest28
Dont really think its possible. Beardies will...

Dont really think its possible. Beardies will eat most plants, and what they dont eat they will trample. I think the only way it might work is with an extremely large enclosure, that would be...
Forum: Fish   03-22-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,089
Posted By VisionQuest28
In my experience, most of the time its the betta...

In my experience, most of the time its the betta getting abused, not the other way around. Those long flowing fins are tough for a lot of fish to resist. I really dont think you will get a concrete...
Forum: Fish   03-21-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,362
Posted By VisionQuest28
While I understand what you are saying, and dont...

While I understand what you are saying, and dont disagree...its WAY over 50% wild caught live stock offered for sale, and we dont have the capabilities of breeding "most". Not even close. A very...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-21-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By VisionQuest28
We use 30% at work for sterilization purposes. ...

We use 30% at work for sterilization purposes. Man is that stuff nasty! Get a little on your skin and it bleaches your skin and turns the spot bright white. And it burns and itches. I have no...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-21-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 487
Posted By VisionQuest28
I had something kind of similar in mind, but got...

I had something kind of similar in mind, but got tired of waiting for them to be back in stock, and went a different route. But yes, id like to see something like that too.
Forum: Fish   03-20-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,626
Posted By VisionQuest28
Sorry, just wanted to point out that this isnt...

Sorry, just wanted to point out that this isnt true. They arent cichlids, even though they definitely look pretty similar. They are a member of the Centrarchidae family, which includes all the...
Forum: Fish   03-17-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,678
Posted By VisionQuest28
They are aquatic worms, so more like tubifex...

They are aquatic worms, so more like tubifex worms i guess.




yeah i can understand that. I have come across some things that i thought looked like great fish food, but not knowing what they...
Forum: Fish   03-16-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,678
Posted By VisionQuest28
I have been wanting to try these for a long time...

I have been wanting to try these for a long time now. They seem to be available pretty sporadically though. The biological supply house seems to be the only place to regularly get them. I just...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-11-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,001
Posted By VisionQuest28
The most important thing... PATIENCE! Having a...

The most important thing... PATIENCE! Having a beautiful successful aquarium isnt like a hanging a picture...its not instant. It takes time and PATIENCE.



This just isnt true, and shows you...
Forum: Fish   03-10-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By VisionQuest28
I knew some other fish did this, but didnt know...

I knew some other fish did this, but didnt know JD's did. Pretty interesting
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-06-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 702
Posted By VisionQuest28
I believe all the fish you listed should be fine...

I believe all the fish you listed should be fine with plants.
Forum: Fish   03-06-2013, 02:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By VisionQuest28
I would have to assume this is placebo...

I would have to assume this is placebo effect...you're expecting good things from this. Maybe not though? Just have never heard of food acting that quickly. But either way, sounds like it was a...
Forum: Fish   03-05-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,205
Posted By VisionQuest28
As I stated, numerous times, JUST BE PATIENT and...

As I stated, numerous times, JUST BE PATIENT and STOP ADDING FISH until you get a handle on how to care for the ones you have. Wait atleast a month after your cycle went through. Did you even wait...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-05-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,464
Posted By VisionQuest28
whatever they are, I can say with ALMOST...

whatever they are, I can say with ALMOST certainty they are harmless, and more than likely beneficial. Amphipods, copepods, daphnia, etc all eat decaying plant matter, detritus, un eaten food and...
Forum: Fish   03-04-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By VisionQuest28
I know the OP was most interested in guppies and...

I know the OP was most interested in guppies and endlers, but i have to comment on this. In my experience, with ALL puffers...fw, sw, and brackish...they are all like this. They seem super...
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