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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-20-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi Ruben, May I ask why you are wanting to...

Hi Ruben,

May I ask why you are wanting to supplement with CO2? Is it because of the plant type you want to use? You want fast growth? etc

With such a small body of water, I would normally...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-20-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,053
Posted By MiamiArt
I agree. It may be too early to try to spot...

I agree. It may be too early to try to spot nutrient deficiency and you should expect a die off as plants adjust to the submersed environment. You also want to make sure that you have good movement...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-19-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,053
Posted By MiamiArt
OK Now we are getting somewhere! First,...

OK Now we are getting somewhere!

First, please read up on why the pH-KH-CO2 table isn't reliable in a planted aquarium setting. Controlling CO2 addition via pH monitoring will lead to issues, IME....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-19-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,053
Posted By MiamiArt
I'm getting the impression that you are...

I'm getting the impression that you are controlling CO2 via a pH probe? Please confirm.

You mentioned some leaves are turning yellow. Is it the new leaves or the older? Is the whole leaf yellowing...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-18-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,053
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi, what is your KH and do you use a drop...

Hi, what is your KH and do you use a drop checker? How are you diffusing CO2?
Forum: Aquascaping   09-17-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,109
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi Neil, Congrats on feeling satisfied....

Hi Neil,

Congrats on feeling satisfied. That's the objective.

Please allow me to share a few tips for this or you next aquascape:

Look for inspiration for you aquascape by looking at...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-16-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,391
Posted By MiamiArt
I concur with Diana's post #7. I have often had...

I concur with Diana's post #7. I have often had to introduce a heavy water change somewhere in the chain in order to keep things in line and avoid harm to the fish.

They key for me has been to...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-16-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 537
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi Mark, IMO, discus and plants can be a...

Hi Mark,

IMO, discus and plants can be a real challenge long term because of the sensitivity of the fish and the higher temperature of the water. I have tried and failed many times. On the few...
Forum: Other Websites   06-14-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Smile Hi everyone! I'm not sure how often this...

Hi everyone!

I'm not sure how often this thread catches anyone's attention here at PT but I figured I would update those that do find it.

The ScapeFu Podcast...
Forum: Other Websites   02-09-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Lightbulb Hi everyone! ScapeFu Podcast episode 23: 3...

Hi everyone!

ScapeFu Podcast episode 23: 3 Ways to Put Story into Your Aquascape is now live!

All great aquascapes tell a story, very much like great photographs or paintings. In this episode,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-16-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 422
Posted By MiamiArt
Here you go:...

Here you go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBsY-8nMinY
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-13-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 422
Posted By MiamiArt
Question Any idea what these are?

New one for me.

Any idea what these are?

http://scapefu.com/images/mystery.mov
Forum: Equipment   08-06-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 540
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi, I just set this up. You may need to save...

Hi,

I just set this up. You may need to save up a bit to really do it right.

Bulkreefsupply has 1.1ml diapers that you can set up on timers. I use the Bubble Magus doser.

Go to...
Forum: Other Websites   06-28-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Lightbulb Hi everyone! ScapeFu Podcast episode 17: The...

Hi everyone!

ScapeFu Podcast episode 17: The Basics of Lighting a Planted Aquarium & George Farmer is now live!

We have a great segment on Interzoo 2014, a wonderful interview with George...
Forum: Other Websites   06-12-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Hey Thanks! I'll add those topics to the queue. ...

Hey Thanks! I'll add those topics to the queue.

Episode 15: Measuring CO2 in Your Aquarium is now live! ScapeFu Episode 15 (http://www.scapefu.com/15)
Forum: Other Websites   05-30-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Thanks, mb. Yes, we had technical...

Thanks, mb.

Yes, we had technical difficulties with this episode as a result of having three hosts. We've sorted out the issue by purchasing the necessary equipment that allows for multi-hosting a...
Forum: Other Websites   05-10-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Lightbulb Hi everyone, ScapeFu Podcast Episode 14 is...

Hi everyone,

ScapeFu Podcast Episode 14 is now live! This time JJ and I welcome a new co-host, Jurijs, we discuss 5 tips to incorporate an aquarium into any room, and we have the first ever...
Forum: Other Websites   05-04-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Lightbulb Hi everyone, Episode 13 is now live! This...

Hi everyone,

Episode 13 is now live! This time JJ and I are talking cycling the planted fish tank. We went out and asked Tom Barr what his thoughts on the subject were. As always, he shares...
Forum: Other Websites   04-28-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,874
Posted By MiamiArt
Hey, thanks for listening and the kind words! We...

Hey, thanks for listening and the kind words! We are working on recording a new one this week. Stay tuned next weekend. Also, if there are any topics you want us to discuss, please let me know.
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-11-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By MiamiArt
I second this from experience.

I second this from experience.
Forum: Aquascaping   04-09-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,403
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi, Dragon stone can be beautiful and...

Hi,

Dragon stone can be beautiful and difficult to use. Here's an example:

http://www.aquascapingworld.com/images/raquel%202.jpg
Forum: Equipment   04-09-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,880
Posted By MiamiArt
I don't have the bean animal 3 pipe system...

I don't have the bean animal 3 pipe system because I'm running into a canister. For you, I would recommend the Herbie 2 pipe- the full siphon and the back up and run the return over the back. This...
Forum: Aquascaping   04-08-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By MiamiArt
MUCH better. The left two most rocks need work....

MUCH better. The left two most rocks need work. The larger one doesn't seem to be sitting in a natural position. Play with that one.

The smaller one that is propping up the larger one should move...
Forum: Equipment   04-08-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,880
Posted By MiamiArt
Hey Smog, I have a reef-ready tank that is...

Hey Smog,

I have a reef-ready tank that is connected to the canister but I don't use a durso so air isn't an issue. There's no need as it's a closed system. I keep the drain pipe below the water...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-08-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 866
Posted By MiamiArt
Hi, Stuff happens. Don't be too hard on...

Hi,

Stuff happens. Don't be too hard on yourself.

You probably lost some bacteria but I'm sure you will still have some there so that bounce back in population shouldn't be too difficult. I...
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