The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14
Search took 0.09 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: xbox360
Forum: Algae   06-07-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
Yes, I have live stock and they don't react to...

Yes, I have live stock and they don't react to it. They treat it as everything else.
Forum: Algae   06-05-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
Based on the stuffs behavior, i'd say that it is...

Based on the stuffs behavior, i'd say that it is alive. No other tank that I have ever had has had this problem. If it was a mineral imbalance or precipitation Etc. it would also happen in my other...
Forum: Algae   05-25-2012, 02:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
Please read my whole post, The problem is the...

Please read my whole post, The problem is the mysterious light gray stuff not the BBA (which is easily controlled). This stuff is quite hard and is impossible to get off of the leaves.
Forum: Algae   05-24-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
This is a serious problem, anybody have any ideas?

This is a serious problem, anybody have any ideas?
Forum: Algae   05-21-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
My tank: These results came from a 5 in 1 test...

My tank:
These results came from a 5 in 1 test strip so they are not very precise:
Nitrate: around 5
Nitrite: 0
Total hardness: around 100 (ppm)
Total alkalinity: a little above 80 (ppm)
Ph:...
Forum: Algae   05-20-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,053
Posted By xbox360
Flourish Excel or CO2 should kill it.

Flourish Excel or CO2 should kill it.
Forum: Algae   05-20-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By xbox360
Is this algae? Fungus? its destroying my tank

A few months ago I started to notice some gray, pebble looking spots on my java ferns (this is an all java tank). I added a lot of excel and their growth slowed down. I stopped using it and the...
Forum: DIY   03-15-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,252
Posted By xbox360
I think pH is the most important thing to watch...

I think pH is the most important thing to watch out for. If you turn off the co2 at night the pH will rise, in the morning when turned back on it will drop again. You can seriously stress out the...
Forum: Equipment   03-07-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By xbox360
@btimmer92 Yeah, don't buy stuff from other...

@btimmer92 Yeah, don't buy stuff from other countries unless you absolutely have to.
Forum: Equipment   03-07-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 966
Posted By xbox360
For me, the python as well.

For me, the python as well.
Forum: DIY   02-28-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,261
Posted By xbox360
What I did with my 20 gal is I took a piece of...

What I did with my 20 gal is I took a piece of cardboard (a flat one) and I cut it to the dimensions of the back of the tank. Then I spray painted it black and stuck it back there against the glass....
Forum: Plants   02-08-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,329
Posted By xbox360
Sounds like you got 'fake' java moss. Frequently...

Sounds like you got 'fake' java moss. Frequently Christmas moss is mistaken for java moss. I bought some on ebay and got the real stuff, it is awesome and grows really fast. I guess I just got...
Forum: DIY   02-08-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,345
Posted By xbox360
A bubble counter is the same setup, only filled...

A bubble counter is the same setup, only filled with water, and with one tube almost to the bottom of the second bottle. It's purpose is to give you a visual as to how much CO2 is being produced,...
Forum: DIY   02-07-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,494
Posted By xbox360
I am wanting to know this also. Can you just use...

I am wanting to know this also. Can you just use molasses? I would think that having a mixture that is mostly molasses and part sugar would work better, as long as molasses is very beneficial to the...
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome