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Forum: Aquascaping 02-13-2011, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By adjangs
I like your setup. You are definitely right about...

I like your setup. You are definitely right about puffers liking to play around objects; they're so precise in their manuvering too.. kind of like slow hummingbirds, fun to watch.

What do you plan...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-11-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By adjangs
Using tapwater instead of RO usually just means...

Using tapwater instead of RO usually just means you don't have to supplement Calcium or Magnesium. That's a plus in my book, though epsom salts are cheap and readily available if you need Magnesium....
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 11-20-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,679
Posted By adjangs
I would say shop around for a good school but...

I would say shop around for a good school but encouraging interests is as important.
Forum: DIY 05-12-2010, 12:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,931
Posted By adjangs
I think this approach makes sense if you're going...

I think this approach makes sense if you're going for absolute efficiency and your assumption of water proof freezer concept works out.

I assume efficiency is the reason you don't want to set the...
Forum: DIY 05-11-2010, 01:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,931
Posted By adjangs
Another idea: incorporate a water cooler somehow....

Another idea: incorporate a water cooler somehow. Something like this...
Forum: DIY 05-10-2010, 12:06 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,931
Posted By adjangs
You only need 2* reduction? That's not much at...

You only need 2* reduction? That's not much at all. Here are some options

1) put five gallons of ice in every day (just kidding, I read your post)
2) Evaporative cooling.
Put a fan blowing...
Forum: Plants 05-09-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By adjangs
The basic idea with moss carpet is you tie the...

The basic idea with moss carpet is you tie the moss to something like flat rocks or sandwhich it between some plastic mesh. Like they discuss here for example...
Forum: Plants 05-09-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By adjangs
marsilea minuta mosses There's upsides...

marsilea minuta
mosses

There's upsides and downsides to low tech:
low tech= slow growth= low maintenance
Forum: DIY 05-05-2010, 02:06 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,931
Posted By adjangs
I like the idea of recirculating through a...

I like the idea of recirculating through a freezer better than water changes through a freezer just because it would seem more adjustable. For example, what if you find you need to do more water...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-04-2010, 02:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 889
Posted By adjangs
Just replace "ugly worm thing" in your pictures...

Just replace "ugly worm thing" in your pictures with "indestrucablius uglius" and start describing the new species! Scientists are always happy to take specimens of parasites it seems... I'm glad...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-04-2010, 02:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,638
Posted By adjangs
Lots of great advice here. I would add that...

Lots of great advice here.

I would add that medical school and being a physician means so much more than science. You need to like helping patients as much as science.
There's always a PhD if...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-21-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,319
Posted By adjangs
Radio Controlled Airplanes Biking Reading...

Radio Controlled Airplanes
Biking
Reading Science Literature
Disk Golf
Forum: Plants 04-20-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By adjangs
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photosynthesis ...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photosynthesis

they're taking in CO2 and releasing O2
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-17-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,754
Posted By adjangs
I first read about planaria regeneration when I...

I first read about planaria regeneration when I was about 5 and ever since I've wanted to experiment with them. Maybe some regeneration antics could make them a welcome "nuisance". They're cute and...
Forum: DIY 04-17-2010, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 646
Posted By adjangs
I've been looking for write-ups on making fake...

I've been looking for write-ups on making fake rocks and this is by far my favorite. You may have seen it already. As for lace specifically, I haven't seen any specific for that either; my guess is...
Forum: DIY 04-16-2010, 04:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,177
Posted By adjangs
1-maybe 2-go to glass shop 3-go steampunk ...

1-maybe
2-go to glass shop
3-go steampunk
4-epoxy!?

I've never heard of using epoxy but I did find another writeup on how to do it:...
Forum: Plants 04-14-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By adjangs
I don't know all the specifics but you'll need to...

I don't know all the specifics but you'll need to look into a phytosanitary certificate.
Forum: Aquascaping 04-14-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 568
Posted By adjangs
Probably too much light for having no CO2

Probably too much light for having no CO2
Forum: DIY 04-14-2010, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,269
Posted By adjangs
"I thought melamine was ..." Not just...

"I thought melamine was ..."

Not just pets...babies too. it was in milk powder in all sorts of products (chocolate, baby formula) some of which were never pulled off shelves. It was put there...
Forum: DIY 04-14-2010, 04:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,177
Posted By adjangs
Tempered Glass Shelves--> diy aquarium?

I'm assuming since I've never seen this done there is some problem but...

Would it work to use tempered shelving panels for a diy glass rimless aquarium? The exact shelves I'm thinking of are...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-13-2010, 09:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,708
Posted By adjangs
Really nice start! As for advice, I'm new...

Really nice start!

As for advice, I'm new at this so I can only give you impressions and opinions that have not been refined:
I would try to arrange the rocks so that you end up with a focal...
Forum: Equipment 04-13-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By adjangs
If all you're talking about is the silicone...

If all you're talking about is the silicone outside of the tank like in the picture I don't see how that would weaken the tank. I say go ahead and scrape it off.
Forum: Tank Journals 04-10-2010, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,432
Posted By adjangs
BTW my plan for the broken 10g involves a glass...

BTW my plan for the broken 10g involves a glass cutter and two new tanks: a 5g 12Lx10x10" and a 1.5g 10x6x6"
:icon_smil
Forum: Tank Journals 04-10-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,432
Posted By adjangs
New tank, New hardscape

Well my tank broke... but it wasn't because of de-rimming believe-it-or-not! It was the combo of having it drilled and a rock bumping up against the bulkhead. It wasn't an issue as far as mess but...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 04-09-2010, 12:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,332
Posted By adjangs
Really nicely done. Where did you get the mini...

Really nicely done.
Where did you get the mini landscape rock?
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