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Forum: Equipment   07-19-2016, 09:05 PM
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Posted By zeldar
Thank you so much!!

Thank you so much!!
Forum: Equipment   07-19-2016, 08:45 PM
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Posted By zeldar
Awesome, thanks Dragonfish. What is the length...

Awesome, thanks Dragonfish. What is the length of the entire overflow box? The width/depth is 2.75" from back glass to front of the overflow?
Forum: Equipment   07-19-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By zeldar
Petco Arc 6.25g filter dimensions

Can someone with the Petco Arc tank please measure the internal filter box dimensions for me! Just LxW would be awesome!
Forum: Tank Journals   07-17-2016, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By zeldar
Tank is humming along. Started the...

Tank is humming along. Started the Goais/hairgrass foreground but will take some to harvest and replant the goais to get it filled in.
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Forum: Tank Journals   07-10-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By zeldar
Yeah Opare, you were sweet. It's no-tank-having...

Yeah Opare, you were sweet. It's no-tank-having spore that bullies me. I am not sure what they were calling the stone, but I got it locally at ADG. A lot of the stuff they had was really porous,...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-10-2016, 01:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By zeldar
One of our fellow TPTers guilted me into changing...

One of our fellow TPTers guilted me into changing the sand pit. Said it looked so bad I should be ashamed. So, I pulled the sand and am doing what he wants. He sent me this lame photoshop mockup...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-04-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By zeldar
Sorry guys, the sand is not going to be a path. ...

Sorry guys, the sand is not going to be a path. I like it how it is and the newly added pygmy corries made it their hangout spot. If I fall out of favor with it in the future I'll just make it more...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-03-2016, 09:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By zeldar
Thanks Opare. The sandy area isn't really...

Thanks Opare. The sandy area isn't really supposed to be a path, more of a bay or something. Lol Like I said, kinda butchered that part of the scape.

New pics from today. Figured out how to...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   07-03-2016, 04:16 AM
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Posted By zeldar
I didn't read the entire thread, but saw at first...

I didn't read the entire thread, but saw at first you didn't like the blue color of the Stingray clipon. I have a couple of them as well and used some red nail polish (black would work even better)...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-25-2016, 06:54 PM
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Posted By zeldar
zeldar's 60P "Ripoff"

Tank: ADA 60P mist
Substrate: Fluval Stratum
Lighting: 4x24w T5HO (1x 6500k 1x Pink for 7.5hrs a day, 1x 6700k 1x Purple for 3 hrs a day)
co2: atomic inline
Flora: R. Colorata, R. Green, R. H'Ra,...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-08-2016, 04:18 PM
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Posted By zeldar
Amanos could be anywhere. I found one in a...

Amanos could be anywhere. I found one in a bathroom a good 40ft from my tank.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   05-31-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,728
Posted By zeldar
That ram is going to be miserable in there. He...

That ram is going to be miserable in there. He is dang near the width of that tank...

And come on brah, lose the sticker backdrop. There has to plain black on the other side of it.
Forum: Tank Journals   05-24-2016, 02:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,535
Posted By zeldar
Tank is puttering along. It now has RCS... ...

Tank is puttering along. It now has RCS...

http://i853.photobucket.com/albums/ab100/gregkarnes21/20160523_210504_zpsiouqgi7x.jpg
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   05-12-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By zeldar
zeldar's 1 minute scape mini-m

This tank was a semi dutch up until last week. I decided to throw some rocks in there to make a scape. I left the R. Green in the back right corner and Belem hairgrass up front so had to put the...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-23-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,535
Posted By zeldar
Sooo things have changed in the cube. The high...

Sooo things have changed in the cube. The high tech layout got massive algae like all my tanks seem to do haha. I decided to throw in some low light plants with a weak light and leave it alone. ...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-23-2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,736
Posted By zeldar
Dude, you are the reason I got into planted tanks...

Dude, you are the reason I got into planted tanks years ago. Your tank "riverrun" circa summer 2009 was the tank that made me go planted. I had always just used basic Petsmart/Petco plants until...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-05-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,035
Posted By zeldar
The lily pipes are acrylic so just a random saw...

The lily pipes are acrylic so just a random saw should do the trick. I also did this in another shrimp tank and shellie tank with tiny babies and it works great.
Forum: Tank Journals   08-31-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,035
Posted By zeldar
thanks guys! The wood is getting the usual...

thanks guys!

The wood is getting the usual white fuzz when new.
Forum: Tank Journals   08-29-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,035
Posted By zeldar
Thanks Daisy! Waterlife- I've done probably...

Thanks Daisy!

Waterlife- I've done probably 15 high tech tanks in the last 7 years with them all ending in algae failure haha. I've tried everything trust me. Just isn't my forte it appears... I...
Forum: Tank Journals   08-29-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,035
Posted By zeldar
zeldar's mini-m tree scape

I've been failing at a lot of high tech tanks lately. They just get overrun with algae right off the bat and plants start to suffocate. I have a low tech shrimp tank running and it has been doing...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-08-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,398
Posted By zeldar
I didn't say it WON'T carpet, I said it wasn't...

I didn't say it WON'T carpet, I said it wasn't suitable for the foreground. His tank looks small from the pics so trying to maintain a HG carpet would be ill advised especially being new to planted...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-07-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,398
Posted By zeldar
Yea, you have regular baby tears, not HC. It...

Yea, you have regular baby tears, not HC. It will grow into a nice stem bush. I suggest pulling it and putting it in the midground or background of your tank. It's a nice plant, just not suitable...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-07-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,033
Posted By zeldar
Update on the Edge. Plants are growing like...

Update on the Edge. Plants are growing like crazy, especially the Hydro and Colorata. I planted more of Colorata and Green on the left side of the tank since the other plants weren't doing that...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-06-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,165
Posted By zeldar
Have you thought about getting a RODI unit if you...

Have you thought about getting a RODI unit if you are sure its from the water?
Forum: Tank Journals   07-03-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,165
Posted By zeldar
Please research filamentous diatoms. Trust me,...

Please research filamentous diatoms. Trust me, stopping ferts will not stop this type of algae.

I tried everything for 2 months to get it to go away. Stopped ferts, upped co2, Twinstar, UV...
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