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Forum: Substrate   Today, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Jeff5614
From what I've seen, AS Powder is usually used as...

From what I've seen, AS Powder is usually used as a top layer, especially on larger
tanks, with regular AS being the bulk of the substrate. I would think the larger grain size would be better...
Forum: Lighting   02-27-2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By Jeff5614
You gotta pay to play sometimes, lol.

You gotta pay to play sometimes, lol.
Forum: Lighting   02-26-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By Jeff5614
AGA Login...

AGA Login (http://www.aquatic-gardeners.org/login.php?resource=%2Fpages%2FTalks%2F2015%2FKlase)

This is the link, but you have to be a member to watch.
Forum: Lighting   02-26-2017, 12:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By Jeff5614
No Kessil insecurity here. I just feel sorry for...

No Kessil insecurity here. I just feel sorry for that poor dead horse that takes an incessant beating every time Kessil lighting is mentioned. It makes the lighting forum a real drag at times and...
Forum: Lighting   02-25-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By Jeff5614
Lighting Myths - Nick Klase 2015 AGA

I just watched part of, cofounder of BML, Nick Klase's presentation at the 2015 AGA convention in which he tries to separate fact from fiction in the aquarium lighting world. It's really interesting...
Forum: Lighting   02-23-2017, 04:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,067
Posted By Jeff5614
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Forum: Lighting   02-22-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,067
Posted By Jeff5614
How about one from the top down. ...

How about one from the top down.

http://i491.photobucket.com/albums/rr272/jledford_photo/IMG_20161123_175533931_zpsg5lxmhwa.jpg

GLA 120H with two A160we Tuna Suns. Each lamp is supposed to...
Forum: Lighting   02-18-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By Jeff5614
Hey, Phil. I was just offering my 2 cents to the...

Hey, Phil. I was just offering my 2 cents to the OP. I'm not sure if he has made his decision yet.
Forum: Lighting   02-18-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By Jeff5614
I have a pair of A160we Tuna Suns over a 120H....

I have a pair of A160we Tuna Suns over a 120H. I'm no lighting expert and bought them mostly on appearance because I wanted a pendant style led over the tank that had a ramp up/down feature. They're...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-13-2017, 10:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By Jeff5614
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Tank Journals   02-12-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By Jeff5614
The entire tank is gorgeous, from the hardscape,...

The entire tank is gorgeous, from the hardscape, to the planting, to the tank itself. It is and will grow into one of the best scapes on the forum. Yes, I'm a nature style fan :).

A black...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-09-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,062
Posted By Jeff5614
It sounds like progress. I've been looking...

It sounds like progress. I've been looking forward to seeing this tank come together and it seems it's even closer than before now.
Forum: Plants   02-07-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 547
Posted By Jeff5614
Lack of nutrients. It's hard to know how much...

Lack of nutrients. It's hard to know how much light you have, but just having two fixtures over your tank makes me think you have enough that the plants need some supplementation. While being pretty...
Forum: Equipment   02-03-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 91
Posted By Jeff5614
Generic Eheim Pads

Has anyone used the generic Eheim pads that are available on *bay? I'm looking for pads for my 2076 and I prefer Eheim pads to cutting my own, etc. There's one seller in particular that implies the...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-03-2017, 03:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By Jeff5614
I looked at Aquariumfertlizer.com and didn't see...

I looked at Aquariumfertlizer.com and didn't see potassium pernitrate listed in their mix, but maybe I was looking at the wrong item.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-02-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By Jeff5614
I'm not sure why you would need it. Based on what...

I'm not sure why you would need it. Based on what you're wanting to mix it seems unneeded. You have potassium nitrate as a nitrate source. If the purpose of potassium pernitrate is to be a potassium...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-01-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,062
Posted By Jeff5614
Maybe you have a bit too much light, at least for...

Maybe you have a bit too much light, at least for now. You mention that glosso and lilaeopsis are doing well in an area of lower light but stems aren't doing as well in what I assume is an area of...
Forum: Aquascaping   01-31-2017, 09:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,206
Posted By Jeff5614
I would be happy to call that scape my own. I...

I would be happy to call that scape my own. I like it. If you want the rocks to look a bit less orderly, I've watched videos of Amano and after he would place the larger rocks he would then just kind...
Forum: Plants   01-10-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 673
Posted By Jeff5614
I have it my tank. It's very undemanding.

I have it my tank. It's very undemanding.
Forum: Algae   12-27-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By Jeff5614
I don't know if it's contradictory or not. I was...

I don't know if it's contradictory or not. I was just mentioning that those ferts do contain an ammoniacal source of nitrogen. So if one is using those they're adding ammonia to their tanks, albeit a...
Forum: Algae   12-25-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By Jeff5614
Actually, a lot of commercial liquid ferts such...

Actually, a lot of commercial liquid ferts such as ADA, Seachem and Tropica contain a small amount of ammonia along with urea and nitrate.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-24-2016, 03:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By Jeff5614
I think one of the biggest mistakes people make...

I think one of the biggest mistakes people make is just adding a handful of plants to a new set up. A large plant mass is going to give you a more stable tank from the start. It also is more...
Forum: Tank Journals   12-23-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By Jeff5614
Heavily planted from day one. The way to go.

Heavily planted from day one. The way to go.
Forum: Substrate   12-23-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 537
Posted By Jeff5614
Three to four weeks.

Three to four weeks.
Forum: Substrate   12-22-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 537
Posted By Jeff5614
:thumbsup: With it's high CEC it seems it's...

:thumbsup:

With it's high CEC it seems it's going to latch onto whatever's in the water column. So if you're dosing the column with something like EI or PPS levels then it seems it's never going...
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