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Forum: Lighting   11-03-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,970
Posted By Stranger
I too purchased the Solar T5 4x54w light from...

I too purchased the Solar T5 4x54w light from Catalina. I inquired about a splash guard for it and was informed that they do not offer a splash guard for that particular light. The reason was that...
Forum: Lighting   10-19-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By Stranger
Thank you for your input! I saw the Solar T5...

Thank you for your input! I saw the Solar T5 hood, but I didn't see an option for 6700k bulbs. That's why I didn't consider it further. But I'll give them a call to see if they could switch the...
Forum: Lighting   10-18-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By Stranger
55g Lighting

Welcome, Stranger.
You last visited: 10-11-2004 at 07:56 PM
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As you can see I lost interest in planted tanks a few years back! Actually, the interest was still...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-01-2004, 07:15 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By Stranger
My 20 long has an enormous piece of wood that,...

My 20 long has an enormous piece of wood that, believe it or not, makes the light less effective. I have compared the rate of growth to my other 20 long, which has the same amount of light and no...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-01-2004, 12:32 AM
Replies: 8
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Views: 403
Posted By Stranger
The only drawback of tannins is that it prevents...

The only drawback of tannins is that it prevents some light from reaching the plants. Other than that I really love the look! It definitely adds character to the tank. :proud:
Forum: Algae   09-23-2004, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 789
Posted By Stranger
Poor water circulation may have something to do...

Poor water circulation may have something to do with the algae problem.
Forum: Fish   09-16-2004, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By Stranger
I ran into a similar problem. My tank is full of...

I ran into a similar problem. My tank is full of inverts. One of my gouramis looked like he was getting a case of ich. I bought a UV sterilizer, and there were no visible problems less than a week...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-13-2004, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,748
Posted By Stranger
Let's just say 'habitat'. :hihi: That was the...

Let's just say 'habitat'. :hihi: That was the first page that came up when I ran a search on betta natural habitation. You have to admit that those rice paddies look more pleasing than the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-13-2004, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,748
Posted By Stranger
For those of you interested in a betta's natural...

For those of you interested in a betta's natural habitat, check out this page. You'll be surprised. :icon_bigg

Betta natural habitat; Rice paddies (http://www.bettadreams.com/ricepaddies.html)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-08-2004, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,270
Posted By Stranger
One mystery snail shouldn't damage your plants,...

One mystery snail shouldn't damage your plants, as long as you provide it with other food..ie. zucchini, lettuce, spinach..etc. A bunch of mystery snails will slaughter your plants, particularly the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-02-2004, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,366
Posted By Stranger
Why not soak the plants in a mixture of alum...

Why not soak the plants in a mixture of alum (aluminum sulfate) and water? Alum can be purchased at most grocery stores in the spice section.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-25-2004, 04:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,301
Posted By Stranger
I've wanted some of this plant for a few months...

I've wanted some of this plant for a few months now. My LFS expert first told me about it when I described a type of look that I was interested in. He said it was very difficult to obtain, and it...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-19-2004, 04:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,238
Posted By Stranger
The guy that looks like a bamboo shrimp without...

The guy that looks like a bamboo shrimp without fans is actually a rainbow shrimp.

http://www.fishpondinfo.com/shrimp2.htm#rain
Forum: Tank Journals   08-06-2004, 06:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,251
Posted By Stranger
Beautiful singapore shrimp! Great pictures. ...

Beautiful singapore shrimp! Great pictures.

I have one of these guys in my 55, but I rarely see him around. Not too long ago he was chillin' in front of the filter output.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-23-2004, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,989
Posted By Stranger
I have successfully kept amano shrimp with pearl...

I have successfully kept amano shrimp with pearl gouramis and blue gouramis. I had ghost shrimp in there first, and they never bothered those guys either.

It will vary with each fish. Like us,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-22-2004, 03:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,575
Posted By Stranger
I thought it was the GH that has a huge impact on...

I thought it was the GH that has a huge impact on plant and fish welfare. Perhaps someone else may chime in with confirmation.
Forum: Fish   07-21-2004, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,003
Posted By Stranger
IMO, a 20 long isn't big enough for more than one...

IMO, a 20 long isn't big enough for more than one pair.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-09-2004, 03:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 678
Posted By Stranger
I never messed with mine, and they fell on their...

I never messed with mine, and they fell on their own. They make little baby plants. :icon_bigg
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-02-2004, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By Stranger
It sounds like your plants will appreciate the...

It sounds like your plants will appreciate the new lighting. :proud:
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-30-2004, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 930
Posted By Stranger
It's a good thing that I wasn't drinking a...

It's a good thing that I wasn't drinking a beverage when I read the statement above. :hihi: :help:

I moved a ten gallon with gravel and approximately 3-4 gallons of water. We simply placed...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-16-2004, 04:03 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 19,763
Posted By Stranger
It's Pseudomugil furcatus/Popondetta furcata. ...

It's Pseudomugil furcatus/Popondetta furcata. http://aquaworld.netfirms.com/Other/Popondetta_furcata.htm

Nice tank!
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   06-16-2004, 03:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,752
Posted By Stranger
I didn't know that coralife had a 20" strip...

I didn't know that coralife had a 20" strip light. I've seen the 24", which would give you a little overhang, that has 65 watts.

Here's a quick link:...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-10-2004, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,555
Posted By Stranger
You're having trouble locating duckweed in...

You're having trouble locating duckweed in Austin/TX because it's illegal. Some stores have duckweed, but they cannot sell it to you. Amazonia/Aquatek recently had duckweed in their planted tanks. ...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-04-2004, 04:07 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 66,929
Posted By Stranger
There is no doubt that's a beautiful tank. Great...

There is no doubt that's a beautiful tank. Great job!

Is there a reason for the lone discus? I hate to see them by themselves like that.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-31-2004, 01:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,160
Posted By Stranger
Apple/Mystery snails will only eat your plants if...

Apple/Mystery snails will only eat your plants if you do not provide them with another form of food. You can feed them veggies like zucchini, cucumber, spinach and lettuce. Just weigh it down in...
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