The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 0.21 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: bsantucci
Forum: Build My LED Yesterday, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By bsantucci
Thanks Cara, thought so after our discussions on...

Thanks Cara, thought so after our discussions on Facebook. Let me think about this one, may end up waiting though since I'm going through a major tank overhaul. Decided to scrap what I had and...
Forum: DIY Yesterday, 12:46 PM
Replies: 766
Views: 165,993
Posted By bsantucci
Thanks for the reply. 3/4 was too small, but 1...

Thanks for the reply. 3/4 was too small, but 1 inch was a tad big. I took my heat gun last night and just heated the PVC and rolled the sides inward. This gave me a nice tight seal. I'll be...
Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By bsantucci
The regulator is great. My tank got knocked over...

The regulator is great. My tank got knocked over and fell on my bubble counter. All my fault.

Sent from my VS985 4G using Tapatalk
Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 02:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By bsantucci
Mine broke this weekend too. The glass separated...

Mine broke this weekend too. The glass separated from the base. I ordered a new one from them and plan to fix the old. Orlando told me of this adhesive to use called 2 ton epoxy. You can try that if...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-16-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By bsantucci
Looks like a rabbit snail to me. Nice find! I'm...

Looks like a rabbit snail to me. Nice find! I'm not sure on tips for breeding to be honest. I do know they are give birth to live fully formed babies and in small batches, sometimes just 1.

Sent...
Forum: Build My LED 09-16-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By bsantucci
Nick, you peaked my interest more with that...

Nick, you peaked my interest more with that comment. So let me get this straight, say I use the MC Dutch in place of my regular Dutch, but have the 10k still on the apex. You're saying I can do...
Forum: DIY 09-16-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bsantucci
Thanks for the reply. I think a number of things...

Thanks for the reply. I think a number of things were at play here. I've gone bigger on all my fittings, 3/4 connectors and barbs. I am trying another housing also which I will use a 1" PVC on. ...
Forum: Build My LED 09-16-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By bsantucci
So tempting, I just bought a 10k 36" though to go...

So tempting, I just bought a 10k 36" though to go with my year old Dutch.

Do you all do any buy backs? haha! I'd love to try these now with my apex controller but can't justify the time to try to...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-16-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 229
Posted By bsantucci
Yep, just picked up a box from Home Depot for...

Yep, just picked up a box from Home Depot for this. 5 square foot tiles for $7 and change.
Forum: DIY 09-16-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 766
Views: 165,993
Posted By bsantucci
Those using the home depot GE SmartWater housing,...

Those using the home depot GE SmartWater housing, what size PVC did you use for the inside? I got a 1" piece and it slides in, but I don't feel it's tight enough to not fall out. Is there a coupler...
Forum: DIY 09-15-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bsantucci
I'll bring my housing head and see what fits best...

I'll bring my housing head and see what fits best in the store tonight. I'll find something that works hopefully.

Sent from my VS985 4G using Tapatalk
Forum: DIY 09-15-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bsantucci
Cool, thanks again. I'll bring the head to home...

Cool, thanks again. I'll bring the head to home depot tomorrow and see if i can find some 3/4" pvc and a coupler to work how you said.

My brass barbs on the input/output are already 3/4 so they...
Forum: DIY 09-15-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bsantucci
Just had an additional thought as well. My...

Just had an additional thought as well. My filter is a fluval 406. When someone wise than I responds and if it is thought my filter is not strong enough, is it possible to plumb a pump inline into...
Forum: DIY 09-15-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By bsantucci
Cerges with Fluval 406-Reduced flow issue

I posted an issue in the cerges DIY thread, but figured rather than clutter that I would post my own here to seek assistance.

I used this for my housing DuPont WFPF38001C Universal Valve-in-Head...
Forum: DIY 09-14-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 766
Views: 165,993
Posted By bsantucci
I tried and failed miserably at this tonight. ...

I tried and failed miserably at this tonight. Question for you all, is a fluval 406 strong enough to run with a cerges reactor? I bought this as the housing. ...
Forum: Fish 09-13-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 360
Posted By bsantucci
I love my ember tetras. Show great colors and...

I love my ember tetras. Show great colors and school real nice.

Sent from my VS985 4G using Tapatalk
Forum: DIY 09-12-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,137
Posted By bsantucci
Are there any good current write ups with photos...

Are there any good current write ups with photos that work for a cerges style? I'd like to tackle this, but I need something with photos to get a good idea. I see the big thread but no working pics.
Forum: Equipment 09-05-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By bsantucci
I have the Eheim and love it. I haven't used the...

I have the Eheim and love it. I haven't used the Fluval so can't comment. I've lost one amano and one ember tetra (this was my fault) to the skimmer. Aside from that no issue.

The filter clogs...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-04-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,237
Posted By bsantucci
Bumping this thread up to try to get some ideas. ...

Bumping this thread up to try to get some ideas.

I can't keep this annoying fuzz algae off the ends of my blyxa. My S. Repens is growing great, but getting green spot algae like crazy. I do run...
Forum: Lighting 09-04-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 371
Posted By bsantucci
Can't go wrong with this. Definitely start low...

Can't go wrong with this. Definitely start low on the percentage to start and work up till you see algae begin. I started too high and am still fighting real annoying green fuzz algae and green...
Forum: Lighting 09-02-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 371
Posted By bsantucci
Reds are vibrant, you'll have no issues with...

Reds are vibrant, you'll have no issues with that.

I'd recommend the combo I have, but I also think 2 dutches would be nice. It will definitely have a much warmer feel to it. I like the added...
Forum: Lighting 09-02-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 371
Posted By bsantucci
I run 2 on my Mr. Aqua 48g and it's great. I'm...

I run 2 on my Mr. Aqua 48g and it's great. I'm still trying to dial in the light levels to get rid of some green spot algae I keep getting on my older leaves on star repens. Right now I'm only...
Forum: Aquascaping 08-29-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By bsantucci
Thanks! Best $2 I've spent for a usable...

Thanks! Best $2 I've spent for a usable decoration. :icon_smil
Forum: Aquascaping 08-29-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By bsantucci
This is fissidens that I superglued to a coconut...

This is fissidens that I superglued to a coconut cave I made. When I glued it they looked terrible and flat. This is only 1 month post glue. I wouldn't worry about die off. I was in your boat...
Forum: Equipment 08-29-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 305
Posted By bsantucci
I'm not familiar with that regulator, but you...

I'm not familiar with that regulator, but you have to give the co2 time to pressurize in the tubing with whatever diffuser method you are using. So it will always turn on with a heavy stream of...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012