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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 12-17-2009, 02:56 PM
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Posted By vonjager
Hoppy, thanks for your response. I did a water...

Hoppy, thanks for your response. I did a water change last night with all RO to dilute the well water more. This morning I had 6.4 pH, 6 dKH and like 178 GH (which is about 10 degrees, right?).
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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 12-16-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 805
Posted By vonjager
High GH, KH and Low pH?

Hello everyone,

After some past discussions, I decided to mix my water 25tap/75RO. I was surprised when I tested to find 8 KH and 12 GH in my tank. I do remember, however, that the pure tap was...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 12-14-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By vonjager
Hoppy, I have a 125g and just did the math...

Hoppy,

I have a 125g and just did the math for how many square inches I have on the bottom and that is over 1000. Do I really need 1000 stems to start my cycle?
Forum: DIY 12-14-2009, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 525
Posted By vonjager
I want to know the same thing. I have a glass...

I want to know the same thing. I have a glass check valve from Green Leaf and I have the same problem. Does a system typically need several check valves? But I have a regulator, so I really need...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-04-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 874
Posted By vonjager
Filling the tank with water and vinegar worked...

Filling the tank with water and vinegar worked great! I used 5 gallons of vinegar and let it sit overnight (120g) but I may not have needed that much, the coraline algea came right off. I guess I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-14-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 874
Posted By vonjager
Thanks Swooshmandm, I may do that. And...

Thanks Swooshmandm, I may do that. And VisionQuest, yes I was joking.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-12-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 874
Posted By vonjager
Visionquest28, I am wondering if you are a...

Visionquest28,

I am wondering if you are a well muscled, good looking guy. Can I see a picture? And yes, I do feel that you are questioning the strength of the men in my life, or maybe the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-12-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 874
Posted By vonjager
I remember when we first got the huge thing that...

I remember when we first got the huge thing that it took three guys to get it into my house. And then I am worried about leaving it sit on it's side on the stand because of the edges of the stand,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-11-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 874
Posted By vonjager
conversion from saltwater - how to clean?

I am converting my 125gal from saltwater to planted tank. I was feeling realy excited about getting the conversion done this past weekend, but I found the coraline algea to be a huge cleaning...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-07-2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By vonjager
Thanks, rachnhaze, I am glad you are not upset. ...

Thanks, rachnhaze, I am glad you are not upset.

So I hadn't read anything about the calcium/magnesium ratio. Is there any way to get any indication about this?

I did let some well water sit...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-06-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By vonjager
Okay so I think this is the game plan.... ...

Okay so I think this is the game plan....

Oh, by the way, sorry for hijacking rachnhaze thread!! You can get me back sometime.

I will mix 1/4 well water with 3/4 RO. I will let the well...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-06-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By vonjager
Maybe a web link to a really good water...

Maybe a web link to a really good water perameters site for the planted tank is in order......
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-06-2009, 06:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By vonjager
Brad, Thanks, that is what I was thinking...

Brad,

Thanks, that is what I was thinking but I didn't know for sure since I see many posts where people don't seem very concerned about hardness.

Do you have any input on the perceived high...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-06-2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By vonjager
Jaidexl, You said, "That's about where I...

Jaidexl,

You said, "That's about where I set my RO when I reconstitute the KH and GH." Can you let me know what this means?

I just tore down my saltwater and have all the equipment for a...
Forum: Aquascaping 07-21-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,004
Posted By vonjager
The swords in the scape picture look immature,...

The swords in the scape picture look immature, like they will eventually get much larger and need replaced in order to keep the nice scale.

I am also wondering about large rosette plants in...
Forum: Aquascaping 07-17-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,639
Posted By vonjager
really old cedar wood from humanmade lake

Tom,

I have a nice cedar stump from a humanmade lake (called Table Rock Lake in MO). This lake is about 50 yrs old. It WAS a valley full of cedar and other trees. I am a tree person so I know the...
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