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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-23-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Where You located at? I would LOVE to...

Where You located at?

I would LOVE to get some Biodiversity in my wild-type Neo Colony!!! Shoot me a few pics, and a price for the shrimp and shipping cost and I would take quite a few from...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-25-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Thank You all for the Help and Ideas!!! I...

Thank You all for the Help and Ideas!!!

I have thought about the traps too, but I have only seen them for Slat Water Bristle Worms and was afraid the slots/holes would be large enough to let...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-25-2017, 03:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Planaria, Ramshorn Snails, and Panacur?

Hey Fellow Planted Tank Form Shrimpers!


I have a Colony of Neos I got to use for their algae eating services, also to try my hand at Fresh water Shrimp too, and they have been growing out in...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   12-06-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Do they swim like a snake? I have a 5g...

Do they swim like a snake?

I have a 5g bucket full of Java moss and a Starter Colony of Neos that have been allowed to breed back to there wild colors, and used for algae eaters.They have been...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-17-2016, 10:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,141
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
YEP!! I FEEL WE ARE BOTH IN THE SAME BOAT WITH...

YEP!! I FEEL WE ARE BOTH IN THE SAME BOAT WITH WATER PROBLEMS!!!

Along with the wonderful Liquid Rock we have, I didn't mention our old house has Galvanized Pipes which the water attacks and...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-17-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,564
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
This is going to be neat to watch! I have to ask...

This is going to be neat to watch! I have to ask though, Do you have a lid for the "tank"? It would for sure keep evap. down a great deal which will keep the water parameters much more stable! With...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-16-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,141
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
WOW Myswtsins!!! You have a VERY NICE...

WOW Myswtsins!!!

You have a VERY NICE 29g SHRIMP TANK HERE as well as the 58g too!!! I am SUBSCRIBED to BOTH NOW!!! I to have VERY HARD tap water, but mine is even more to the extreme than...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-16-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,740
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
VERY GOOD STAND BUILD!!!!! QUALITY WOOD and...

VERY GOOD STAND BUILD!!!!! QUALITY WOOD and JOINTS Will keep it together for Years to come! Your Canopy is very intersting too!!! Not my style really, but it is very cool!!!And if it works out like...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-15-2016, 06:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
I ALWAYS drip acclimate when something first...

I ALWAYS drip acclimate when something first arrives from another place!

BUT, I already have these shrimp in a pretty good amount of water, 4g living w/ tons of Java Moss and a Small Sponge Filter...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-14-2016, 11:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Neos "Algae Eating Shrimp" Water Acclimation?

Hey Planted Tank People!!!
Originally Sold as "Blue" Grass Shrimp
I recently got a group of Select Aquatics Algea Eating Shrimp, which are Neos "Originally Sold as "Blue" Grass Shrimp" says Greg...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-25-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Thanks Big Buddha, Have you ever used...

Thanks Big Buddha,

Have you ever used these bulbs before?

I'm going to the LFS today to see if she has some T5-HOs that we can plug into the NO fixture I have to see if it will fire them...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-25-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
I agree with SwissCheeseHead here! Slate, that is...

I agree with SwissCheeseHead here! Slate, that is 1/4"-1/2" in thickness can usually be found pretty easy and in colors that blend in with most natural tanks. Then like posted ^^^ use a hammer and...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-23-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
OH, I DID NOT KNOW THAT!!! I have heard of...

OH, I DID NOT KNOW THAT!!!

I have heard of people overdriving Normal Output bulbs, but not underpowering High Output bulbs!!! I believe the local Petsmart has the bulbs I want in stock, so if...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-22-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Lighting my 40B?

Hey Planted Tank People!

I am FINALLY getting around to setting up my 40B, but now the Coralife Light Fixture I bought for it a few years ago is needing bulbs and I can't ever find them ANY...
Forum: Fish   06-21-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well GREAT NEWS!!! BOTH MALES are now HOLDING!!!!...

Well GREAT NEWS!!! BOTH MALES are now HOLDING!!!! :)

I also got some pics yesterday evening, but I haven't been able to go threw them all to see which ones are good, so I will do that tonight...
Forum: Fish   06-19-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Hey Nordic! Yep got the tank covered with...

Hey Nordic!

Yep got the tank covered with proper glass lid, and bought new back trim and cut perfect holes for filter pipes to go threw as well as air line tubes too! I also keep the water level...
Forum: Fish   06-19-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
2 Betta Rubra pairs!!! BOTH males now HOLDING!!!

Hey Planted Tank People!

I was lucky enough to find a guy on Aquabid selling Betta Rubras that he is breeding last month, and upon checking out his profile I found out he lives about an hour and...
Forum: Fish   05-28-2016, 03:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Yes I too would love to see a Full tank shot!!! ...

Yes I too would love to see a Full tank shot!!!

Congrats on the Rasboras breeding!!!

Take Care,
Drew
Forum: Substrate   05-28-2016, 02:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well I have had a 55g Dirted tank up for a few...

Well I have had a 55g Dirted tank up for a few years now, but it has Clado algae, and I haven't been able to do anything with it plant wise, as anything I add will get the dam@ clado on it, but when...
Forum: Substrate   05-25-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Exclamation FINALLY setting up 40B now Do I Dirt or Not???

Hey Planted Tank People!!!


Well I am finally going to start the 40B for the Alvarezi Swordtails, and I have been trying to find info on plants and fish to do a True Biotope aquarium for the...
Forum: Tank Journals   05-19-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,057
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Ichy, This is ONE BEAUTIFUL AQUARIUM!!!!!...

Ichy,

This is ONE BEAUTIFUL AQUARIUM!!!!! I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT IT!!!! Angels are FREAKIN AWESOME, the Corys you have in there are MY FAVORITE (Sterbai and Melini)!!!!

Is there another...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-30-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 22,379
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Sorry for your loss!!! 9 years is a long...

Sorry for your loss!!!

9 years is a long time!!!

I have a few Albino Cory Cats that are going on 8 years!!! I had "Big Mamma" a Large Female who would lay eggs like Clock work on a set...
Forum: Fish   04-12-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Thanks Nordic! Even though it's called...

Thanks Nordic!

Even though it's called Veggie Pellets, it has 33% min. crude Protein, 10% min. crude fat, 2% min. crude fiber, 2% min. Omega 3, 1% min. Omega 6, it's a Omnivorous fish food. They...
Forum: Fish   04-12-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well it is 8 days after I first saw the first...

Well it is 8 days after I first saw the first babies in the tank, and I can count about 15 total!!! Most are pretty dark right now, but there are 3 that are light colored but they are not albino as...
Forum: Fish   04-07-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Let's try this again! Here are the Alvarezi Pics!...

Let's try this again! Here are the Alvarezi Pics!

Here is the young Male! He has his red stripes for sure, and they have been spreading out even in the short time I have had him!!! Eventually as...
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