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Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-09-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 622
Posted By trapperwolves
On a side note I would make sure to have a...

On a side note I would make sure to have a temperature controller on the heater. Unfortunately many heaters fail in the on position and continue to heat the water until the fish die.
I use Finnex...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-09-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 622
Posted By trapperwolves
I would position the heater horizontally and...

I would position the heater horizontally and place it at the bottom of your tank (2 to 3 inches above the substrate) behind the rock and plants. That should hide the heater and the only thing you...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-03-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By trapperwolves
Thanks for your reply. TDS is good after ro...

Thanks for your reply.
TDS is good after ro unit. It comes out somewhere around 10 to 15. I guess I'll have to look elswhere to solve the molting problem.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-02-2016, 09:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By trapperwolves
RO vs. water softener

I'm having a problem with my shrimp (neos) molting.
My water goes through a water softener and then through a reverse osmosis unit.
Let's assume all other water parameters such as re-mineralization...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-11-2016, 12:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By trapperwolves
Sounds like a real good deal. Thanks for sharing

Sounds like a real good deal.
Thanks for sharing
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-10-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By trapperwolves
How much are the shipping charges?

How much are the shipping charges?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-10-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By trapperwolves
I order mine directly through Amazon. ...

I order mine directly through Amazon.

https://www.amazon.com/Metrex-Metricide-Gallon-14-Day/dp/B0015TDIOU/ref=sr_1_sc_3_a_it?ie=UTF8&qid=1465585653&sr=8-3-spell&keywords=metriciede

$29.90 a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-24-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 925
Posted By trapperwolves
I keep shrimp in all of my tanks with no...

I keep shrimp in all of my tanks with no problems. 3 of my tanks have small sized fish like celestrial pearl danios, chili rasboras, and ember tetras (See my signature). They don't bother my shrimp...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-25-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,078
Posted By trapperwolves
Thanks for all the replies and MERRY CHRISTMAS...

Thanks for all the replies and MERRY CHRISTMAS everyone.

Here is the response I received directly from Seachem.

Seachem Support 100215 (Seachem Laboratories)

Dec 23, 15:53

Hi Ed,
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,078
Posted By trapperwolves
How much Safe = Prime

I want to know how much Seachem Safe it takes to make the equivalent of 500 ml. of Seachem Prime?

I'm confused about some math.

A bottle of Seachem Safe states that 1.25 grams treats 1,250...
Forum: Fish   11-26-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 270
Posted By trapperwolves
Purigen/Splash-Less Bleach

I've been using Purigen for years in all of my tanks. I love the stuff as it works exceptionally well.

Like usual I run low on bleach so I ask my wife to pick me up a gallon. I have 4 tanks with...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-06-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By trapperwolves
Sorry to hear about your about your wife's loss....

Sorry to hear about your about your wife's loss. I guess that means you'll have to go out and get some more pets.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   09-15-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,024
Posted By trapperwolves
Very nicely done. Thank You

Very nicely done.

Thank You
Forum: Plants   09-11-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 294
Posted By trapperwolves
Swords and Crypt Parva

I have a couple of swords in a 75 gallon that have roots coming up out of sand substrate. I plan to plant some crypt parva (maybe 20 plants or so) around a few inches away from the base of the...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   08-10-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,011
Posted By trapperwolves
Great looking tank.

Great looking tank.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-04-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,419
Posted By trapperwolves
Ember tetras look really cool with orange shrimp....

Ember tetras look really cool with orange shrimp. I guess that's why I call it my orange tank. The embers school really close together and their colors really show out well with a back drop of green...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-20-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By trapperwolves
Thanks for the info mattinmd. I appreciate your...

Thanks for the info mattinmd.
I appreciate your help.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-18-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By trapperwolves
Filter Intakes

Someone was selling stainless steel filter intakes for shrimp tanks on this site. I can't recall who that was.

Can someone please direct me?



Thanks
Forum: Equipment   05-18-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 154
Posted By trapperwolves
Filter Intakes

Someone was selling stainless steel filter intakes for shrimp tanks on this site. I can't recall who that was. Can someone please direct me?

Thanks
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-13-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 487
Posted By trapperwolves
I have pool filter sand in 2 of my tanks. One...

I have pool filter sand in 2 of my tanks. One thing that you don't see mentioned to often is that over time the pool filter sand will become dingy and dirty looking. If you are expecting the pool...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-13-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,799
Posted By trapperwolves
I don't have any Ehiems but I do have 5 Rena...

I don't have any Ehiems but I do have 5 Rena canisters running.
I clean 1 every week which obviously translates to every 5 weeks a canister filter gets cleaned.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-10-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By trapperwolves
LOL Good symptom for sure.

LOL

Good symptom for sure.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-10-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By trapperwolves
You might want to consider increasing the total...

You might want to consider increasing the total number from 5 shrimp to somewhere around 10 shrimp. You might loose 2 or 3 during the transition from the lfs to your tank. This would also help to...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   04-08-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By trapperwolves
http://www.sudeepmandal.com/hobbies/planted-aquari...

http://www.sudeepmandal.com/hobbies/planted-aquarium/low-tech-planted-tank-guide/ (http://www.sudeepmandal.com/hobbies/planted-aquarium/low-tech-planted-tank-guide/)

Check out the above link. You...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-06-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By trapperwolves
I use Flourish twice a week in my shrimp tanks....

I use Flourish twice a week in my shrimp tanks. No problems at all.
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