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Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium Today, 01:19 AM
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Posted By tetra73
Yeah..if he is paying for the return shipping,...

Yeah..if he is paying for the return shipping, sure, I would definitely return them. If not, I see if I can get a partial refund. His other non-color enhanced air plants are ok.
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium Today, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 162
Posted By tetra73
It looks nice but I am concerning if the...

It looks nice but I am concerning if the artificial color would kill the plants.
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium Today, 12:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 162
Posted By tetra73
So, I bought some artifically colored airplants....

Sigh.....I didn't know. I bough two of the Tillandisa Red from this e---bay vendor here...

The item number is 181718924100

The ad didn't mention about their plants being artificially colored. ...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium Yesterday, 11:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 956
Posted By tetra73
I am using 2 shop lights from Lowes, those $14...

I am using 2 shop lights from Lowes, those $14 each and 4ft long. 4 t8 bulbs (2 65k and 2 4k.) I assume the light temperature is ideal since my orchids are flowering under them. Ideally, you want...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 04-15-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 956
Posted By tetra73
Yeah, I think the orchids are doing fine. The...

Yeah, I think the orchids are doing fine. The white one is all flowered with over 15 blossoms. The pink/purples ones seem to experience couple of bud blasts. The one by the front is shooting out a...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 04-14-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 956
Posted By tetra73
Hahahah...here is my terrarium, 3 weeks old. ...

Hahahah...here is my terrarium, 3 weeks old. Kind of big for a terrarium. :) 40g tank, 36x18x16

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7587/16993635742_70938684d3_b.jpg...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-02-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By tetra73
DIY can result in inconsistent CO2 output because...

DIY can result in inconsistent CO2 output because the yeast reacts differently depending on the duration of the fermentation process. This may cause BBA algae...even if your lighting intensity isn't...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-02-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 278
Posted By tetra73
You can not...unless the air was from your...

You can not...unless the air was from your initial setup.....from the filter. This happens to me often too with the unit is when you are doing maintenance on your filter. The air inside the filter...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-01-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 278
Posted By tetra73
You can increase the water flow rate. Thereby,...

You can increase the water flow rate. Thereby, increasing the speed of the spinning wheel and the CO2 would dissolve much faster. Or cutting back your CO2 output.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-01-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 278
Posted By tetra73
Too much CO2 into the reactor. No, you have no...

Too much CO2 into the reactor. No, you have no air coming in. if you have a leak with the reactor, water would be coming out from it!!!! Not air going in.
Forum: Photography 04-01-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By tetra73
Some updates... I managed to get a hold for...

Some updates...

I managed to get a hold for some gold club moss at a local, NYC, orchid wholesale store. Wow, that was some sights seeing all the orchids and of different kinds!!!! They are...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By tetra73
20lb....that's pretty good price. I bought mine...

20lb....that's pretty good price. I bought mine online and filled up, $140, 10lb from aquariumplants.com An empty one is about $80. New or old...it didn't matter because most places would have you...
Forum: Photography 03-29-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By tetra73
Hmm..I have some dry ferts here and wondering if...

Hmm..I have some dry ferts here and wondering if I could use them???
Forum: Photography 03-29-2015, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By tetra73
Thanks..:) It would be better if I could make my...

Thanks..:) It would be better if I could make my own 3D background from some foams and foam spray. Too much work. See if I could find some cost effective and easy way to cover all the blue...
Forum: Photography 03-29-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By tetra73
Thanks but my first time with Orchid and so I...

Thanks but my first time with Orchid and so I have to see how these will thrive. They are potted inside a plastic container and the roots aren't in contact with the soil. I can easily take them out...
Forum: Photography 03-28-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By tetra73
Terrarium version 2

Terrarium version 2. It took me a week to complete it. Growing some plants inside a container with no air circulation is more complicated than I thought. The version 1 didn't work out that well...
Forum: Equipment 03-25-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By tetra73
End of tank dumps occurred when all the CO2 in...

End of tank dumps occurred when all the CO2 in their liquid form is gone because your tank is empty. What remains is the CO2 in their gas form inside the tank. "Cheaper" regulator would allow these...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 922
Posted By tetra73
Let me know if you want something else because I...

Let me know if you want something else because I am selling my CO2 setup. It has been running flawlessly for over 3 years. It was build by Bettatail on the message board. I am switching my...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 922
Posted By tetra73
Yeah, poor and cheap equipments are to blame. A...

Yeah, poor and cheap equipments are to blame. A cheap single stage regulator would gas your fish if letting the CO2 tank to run empty. A good quality one you won't get the end of tank dumps. A...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 106
Posted By tetra73
If the water on the glass do not clear up, you...

If the water on the glass do not clear up, you are pretty sure at or close to 100%. From the look of the meter, it looks like it is around 90%. I think that's close enough. Not all digital ones...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2015, 01:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 106
Posted By tetra73
I found the Petco one is pretty accurate. Is...

I found the Petco one is pretty accurate. Is only $6 (in the store). Get one from your local petco store. Do a humidity test with a half cup of salt and water. Put the cup inside a sandwich bag,...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By tetra73
Do a search here on Cerges reactor. The Ista max...

Do a search here on Cerges reactor. The Ista max reactor would work fine. The wheel isn't turning because you have too much CO2 inside the chamber. The wheel turns by the water input to the...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,202
Posted By tetra73
Is really not a difficult tank to make. All the...

Is really not a difficult tank to make. All the plants are low light plants. Your greatest cost is the ADA tank and its size...and some pretty big driftwoods. The substrate looks like sand and it...
Forum: Photography 03-11-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,817
Posted By tetra73
Not at all...I may as well pointing out couple of...

Not at all...I may as well pointing out couple of links and websites to demonstrate the techniques in underexposing to the ambient light in order to freeze actions, regardless of the shutter speed...
Forum: Photography 03-11-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,817
Posted By tetra73
No, a lot of you don't understand how to stop...

No, a lot of you don't understand how to stop actions with flash photography and constantly pursuing some higher shutter speed to freeze shrimp. We are talking about shrimps here and they certainly...
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