The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: zspoelstra
Forum: Tank Journals   06-04-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By zspoelstra
I guess I should have given some stats about the...

I guess I should have given some stats about the tank in the first post. Well, no time like the present so here goes...

Equipment
25g tall SeaClear acrylic tank
65w Coralife Aqualight
Rena...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-04-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By zspoelstra
I have done the airstone mod and it does make...

I have done the airstone mod and it does make quite a difference. Does the sponge not really matter? I was under the impression it was helping in some way. Although, it does appear to only be...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-04-2009, 05:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By zspoelstra
Just a quick update. My plants are all looking...

Just a quick update. My plants are all looking better now that I've tweaked my fertilizer amounts, except the rotala rotundifolia which just looks horrible at the moment. The algae has also come on...
Forum: Tank Journals   05-24-2009, 05:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By zspoelstra
Adventures in aquascaping a 25h (56K)

I just got pressurized co2 set up which was the final piece to my aquarium puzzle and just bought a new camera (nikon d60 for those interested) so I thought I was do a quick rescape and start a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-17-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 969
Posted By zspoelstra
Same thing here with Petsmart. I actually had...

Same thing here with Petsmart. I actually had them ship a second 2217 to replace the first damaged one and the second one came in damaged as well. Took them both back to the store and even the...
Forum: Algae   04-03-2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By zspoelstra
Thanks! So I would be best suited to just...

Thanks! So I would be best suited to just continue spot treating and wait it out? I'm pretty new to all of this planted tank stuff so there's a good chance I'm missing something. I just moved my...
Forum: Algae   04-03-2009, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By zspoelstra
Algae ID

Need some help identifying this algae. It's growing on the substrate and some of my plants. The substrate seems to be the most out of control. I've been spot treating with excel and that has been...
Forum: Fish   03-08-2009, 03:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By zspoelstra
Yeah, my sister was saying that exact same thing....

Yeah, my sister was saying that exact same thing. To me it looks quite nasty, but it seems like it isn't really bothering the fish.

Think she should dose some type of meds or maybe just wait and...
Forum: Fish   03-08-2009, 01:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By zspoelstra
what's wrong with this fish?

I don't have a lot of information on the fish or the tank as they are my sister's in another city, but I told her I'd try to help her find out what is wrong with her fish. She sent me these...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-28-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By zspoelstra
It's a 25 gallon tank with 1 dwarf rainbow fish,...

It's a 25 gallon tank with 1 dwarf rainbow fish, 8 neon tetras, and 1 otto. fairly light load. I've got a Hagen Elite Mini that was doing co2 diffusion that I can put in there to keep things...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-28-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By zspoelstra
Running without a filter

What are the implications of running without a filter for a couple days? I was hoping to have all my parts this weekend but my filter came in all busted and had to be sent back so I'm waiting on a...
Forum: Lighting   01-23-2009, 06:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 362
Posted By zspoelstra
25H Eclipse temporary lighting upgrade

I'm looking for some help getting more light into my 25H eclipse tank. I know this isn't a great tank, but it's what I have until I get the funds together and move up to a 55G with real lighting. ...
Forum: Fish   12-17-2008, 12:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By zspoelstra
my tank is a 25g tall lightly planted. my...

my tank is a 25g tall lightly planted. my bioload is not that much, but I dont know if a 25g is enough for them. the one I currently have is about 2" and hasn't grown much, if at all, in the past...
Forum: Fish   12-16-2008, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By zspoelstra
Thanks! I've been lurking for quite a while...

Thanks! I've been lurking for quite a while learning more than I ever wanted to know about this hobby. About time I joined in the fun!

She (?) does indeed look like a dwarf neon rainbow fish. ...
Forum: Fish   12-16-2008, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By zspoelstra
fish ID help

I bought this guy some years back before I even began to have a clue what I was doing. He was an "oh, that one looks cool" purchase. Needless to say, I haven't a clue what he is. Can anyone help...
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome