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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-03-2012, 01:44 PM
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Posted By androo303
Are you following me around?? Haha

Are you following me around?? Haha
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-01-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By androo303
Great guys there. I did a group buy and the stuff...

Great guys there. I did a group buy and the stuff came with a week.
Forum: Algae 02-07-2012, 01:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By androo303
Try Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) at 3% found at your...

Try Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) at 3% found at your local drug store.

I have read three methods...

1. Purchase a small syringe and apply to affected areas, once every two days. Turn off the...
Forum: Tank Journals 01-17-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 42,387
Posted By androo303
+1 for black window spray paint... Did it on...

+1 for black window spray paint...

Did it on mine and it looks snappy!! But I like the bamboo layout!:thumbsup:
Forum: DIY 01-09-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By androo303
DIY Diffuser

Hey all,

Well I've made what looks to be a plastic pipe bomb for diffusing co2 into my tank. I made it using plumbing grade PVC and glue. While I have installed a check valve on the unit via hot...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 12-21-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By androo303
Dosing

Hello all,

I found this website and am wondering if this is a good starting grounds for dosing my aquarium.

http://www.bestaquariumregulator.com/dosing.html

Current setup:
CO2: starting...
Forum: Algae 12-20-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By androo303
I am looking at adding CO2 in the new year. Both...

I am looking at adding CO2 in the new year. Both of my paintball tanks need to be rehydro tested, so I need that done before I purchase new co2 supply.
Forum: Plants 12-20-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,012
Posted By androo303
The tank is fairly seasoned now with just over 8...

The tank is fairly seasoned now with just over 8 months of age. It is approximately 23G, long tank.

I wonder if I have too much light or too intense.

I have tested numerous times with a 0...
Forum: Algae 12-20-2011, 12:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By androo303
I can definitely extract it from the tank, it is...

I can definitely extract it from the tank, it is about 18" tall.

If I go the bleach route, I probably dilute with water, soak in dilution until the algae falls off???
Forum: Plants 12-20-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,012
Posted By androo303
Just looking at it is a coralife, dual tube (one...

Just looking at it is a coralife, dual tube (one socket) at 6700k.

On a side note I went out and purchased some tabs to put in the substrate... How else can I increase my nitrates?
Forum: Plants 12-19-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,012
Posted By androo303
I tried with excel which started burning my...

I tried with excel which started burning my Val's, I dosed flourish potassium with a capful every week but it never went away.

My current readings are...

Nitrate: 0
Nitrite: 0
Ammonia: 0
Ph:...
Forum: Algae 12-19-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By androo303
My current readings are... Nitrate: 0 ...

My current readings are...

Nitrate: 0
Nitrite: 0
Ammonia: 0
Ph: 7.6-7.8
Light: 65w @ 6700k
Forum: Plants 12-19-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By androo303
I was dosing excel but stopped as it burned my...

I was dosing excel but stopped as it burned my Val's.

I have never used tablets. I thought Vals didn't need them.

I take it that I need a nitrate reading to actually provide food to the...
Forum: Plants 12-19-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,012
Posted By androo303
Holes forming in Leaves

Hello planted tank gods (and goddesses!!!)

As you can see from my photo, my leafy plant is getting holes in the leaves and it won't stop!!! Y'arg.

Any thoughts of my problems?

Lighting: 65w...
Forum: Algae 12-19-2011, 10:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By androo303
Brown Algae???

Hello experts, i hope you can help me out....

I seem to be getting a bad case of the brown algae on my piece of wood. Can you possibly help me out with diagnosing the issue(s)?

Lighting: 65w...
Forum: Plants 12-19-2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By androo303
Question Vals

Just wondering what is going on with my vals... Every couple of days, I see that some have come off their stem and begin floating around the top of the water. There isn't just one or two stems, there...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-08-2010, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By androo303
BURN! HAha. Just kidding. The Java Fern....

BURN! HAha. Just kidding.

The Java Fern. Y'arg. I will have to figure out a way to hold them down in that area. I pushed the stringy plant (I believe it is the Vallisneria sp.), to around the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-08-2010, 02:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By androo303
First Planted Tank

Good Evening All, let me start by saying you guys (and gals) are awesome! thanks for all the insight i have received in the past and in the future!

Anyways, I just started my tank about 1.5 weeks...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-11-2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By androo303
Not was i was hoping for.. Y'arg. You say a...

Not was i was hoping for.. Y'arg.

You say a solid fertilization regimen, by this do you mean I have to provide Flourish Excel every other day, with a fert. wafers, etc.??
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-10-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By androo303
Me again. I have finally moved my current fish...

Me again. I have finally moved my current fish over to a holding tank until i set this sucker up. I found a really slick looking CORALIFE 30" single tube light setup at 65W for $40.

If i upgrade...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-04-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By androo303
Another question... How do you prune them so they...

Another question... How do you prune them so they keep nice and lush even if trying to invade one another's location?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-04-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By androo303
Uhoh. I dont like the sounds of that. Haha. I...

Uhoh. I dont like the sounds of that. Haha. I have been looking at new lighting! EEEK. I do like them, but they are pricy! HAHa. I guess i will keep this tank going at what it has already and then...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-04-2010, 12:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By androo303
CO2 Systems

Hi,

I posted earlier (about a week ago) with some preliminary questions, but now I have some more after further analysis/research... Below is a list of my gear followed by Qs.

Setup:
Tank...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-30-2010, 02:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By androo303
Hi all, I thank you all for the quite and...

Hi all,

I thank you all for the quite and detailed replies. I greatly appreciate it! I will be reading them and coming back with more questions later. For a bit of background, i do have a 30 gal...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-29-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By androo303
Newbie Tank

Hi All from Canada.

I have been eyeing the whole planted tank setup for years now and feel like i want to dive into it sooner rather then later. That being said, I have a few questions and was...
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