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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-28-2014, 08:31 PM
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Posted By LIPlants
90 Gallon - Good deal?

Hey Guys,

Need some advice regarding a tank I'm thinking about getting. It's a standard allglass 90 gallon tank with a black pine stand and an Eheim 2217 canister for $350. It does look like an...
Forum: Fish   02-07-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By LIPlants
I have a school of eight in a lightly stocked...

I have a school of eight in a lightly stocked 40B. They came from a local breeder or at least the shop owner said so. I had them for about 3 months now with no losses. They do prefer cooler...
Forum: Equipment   02-03-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By LIPlants
Most of canister filters available on the market...

Most of canister filters available on the market today do not use lubricants. In fact, in most of filter designs the only moving part is the impeller. Since the filter was ruining dry there is a good...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-15-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,049
Posted By LIPlants
Not my cup of tea...prefer my lfs with a friendly...

Not my cup of tea...prefer my lfs with a friendly staff.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-14-2012, 12:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,678
Posted By LIPlants
Picked up a 20L. Now how do i explain that to my...

Picked up a 20L. Now how do i explain that to my girlfriend. At least she loves my 40 gallon.
Forum: Equipment   01-04-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,215
Posted By LIPlants
I have a single 2217 on a 40 breeder with an...

I have a single 2217 on a 40 breeder with an inline CO2 reactor. The flow is prefect. I would think that two 2217's would be an overkill for a tank your size.
Forum: Equipment   12-16-2011, 04:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,455
Posted By LIPlants
I had the same issue with my 2217. When i first...

I had the same issue with my 2217. When i first set it up the pump had a mechanical hum to it which didn't go away after a few days. The noise was louder then i expected, especially from Eheim. In...
Forum: Equipment   12-14-2011, 12:30 AM
Replies: 4
  Co2 set
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Posted By LIPlants
I stored my 20lb tank in the garage for 7 years...

I stored my 20lb tank in the garage for 7 years with the regulator removed. No issues. However, would i recommend it...probably not. Having said that the tank haven't lost any pressure nor exploded...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-09-2011, 04:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By LIPlants
You might consider upgrading your CO2 tank to a 5...

You might consider upgrading your CO2 tank to a 5 or 10 lber due to the tank size. This will last you much longer. As for the filter i would consider something with a little bit more push. I am...
Forum: Fish   12-06-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,045
Posted By LIPlants
Personally I find that multiple daily feedings in...

Personally I find that multiple daily feedings in small portions with different types of foods are more beneficial for the fish and I guess water quality as well.

Just like Somewhatshocked I use...
Forum: Equipment   12-06-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,640
Posted By LIPlants
2217 on a 40 gallon breeder

2217 on a 40 gallon breeder
Forum: Equipment   12-02-2011, 03:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By LIPlants
I would recommend a canister filter such as Eheim...

I would recommend a canister filter such as Eheim 2217. I know it's a little bit pricey but it's proven and quite versatile especially if you are looking to go planted with your tank.
I'm actually...
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