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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-26-2016, 03:00 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By midlife_hobbyist
My first thought when you said you had...

My first thought when you said you had "dehumidifier material" was that I hope it is fish safe....Some of these are treated to be either flame retardant or Mold retardant or Mildew retardant,...
Forum: Fish   04-03-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
I agree with most of the previous comments....a...

I agree with most of the previous comments....a single pair of Apisto's would be OK or a single pair of Krib's but not both....
Would add a dither fish like Beckford pencilfish to add activity to...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-15-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,482
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Looks fantastic!! Keep us posted

Looks fantastic!! Keep us posted
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-03-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
What size is your tank and where-abouts do you...

What size is your tank and where-abouts do you have it located?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   09-07-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Great link!!! I recognized Rachel's (Msjinxd)...

Great link!!! I recognized Rachel's (Msjinxd) fishroom at the 3:10 mark!!

Chuckled quite a few times thru this....
Forum: Fish   07-29-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,145
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
How much did you pay? My novice guess would be...

How much did you pay?
My novice guess would be A. Eunotus.....But like it was said- give it afew days to color up....I found mine love mosquito larvae - stick a bucket of old tank water outside and...
Forum: Fish   07-27-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 568
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
You already have 4 rams and a dbl red Apisto....I...

You already have 4 rams and a dbl red Apisto....I would think the A.Panduro would behave very similarly to those.

If you have enough hiding spaces and there wont be any hostilities from breeding,...
Forum: Fish   07-27-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 790
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Axelrodi202, I was at Adam's Pet in Chester,...

Axelrodi202,

I was at Adam's Pet in Chester, NJ on Friday and they had a Pelvichromis something or another...it wasn't pulcher....
I didn't pay much attention to it as I wasn't currently...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-24-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
I would recommend MSjinxd -she is right down the...

I would recommend MSjinxd -she is right down the road in York- excellent person and excellent seller.
However, recently some life events have reduced the time she spends on here so reach out to her...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-17-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,166
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Did you do a corner HMF? Or it sounds like full...

Did you do a corner HMF? Or it sounds like full piece across the width of the tank.

There's a guy in one of my FB groups from Norway. He uses the corner HMF and when he installs it, he cuts two...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-23-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,004
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
I was at a local aquarium society meeting last...

I was at a local aquarium society meeting last winter and someone demonstrated keeping blackworms in a five gallon aquarium with some pool filter sand and an air head to circulate the water.
I...
Forum: Fish   04-12-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 851
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Very Happy for your fish. Keep us posted on...

Very Happy for your fish. Keep us posted on their well being.

Are you planning on breeding them or are you just happy to enjoy the look and pleasure of this species?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-25-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,436
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Love the look of the petrified wood. Can't wait...

Love the look of the petrified wood. Can't wait to see this with some plants!!

You'll want to switch out the lights - those Halogen really throw off the heat!!
What kind of livestock are you...
Forum: Fish   02-23-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
What is the name of the new fish store and where...

What is the name of the new fish store and where about is it?
Forum: Fish   02-17-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 867
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Very very nice!!!! If you had Discus, I'm sure...

Very very nice!!!! If you had Discus, I'm sure you know way more about what you're doing than I could add.....(I can't lend any advice).
Forum: Tank Journals   02-10-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 14,073
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Tanks looking great!!!! Keep up the work.

Tanks looking great!!!! Keep up the work.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   02-04-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Welcome back - -from the other corner of the...

Welcome back - -from the other corner of the commonwealth
Forum: Fish   01-27-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,386
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
You'll be fine.....Give it a go!! Mine...

You'll be fine.....Give it a go!!
Mine huddle/bunker down anywhere there is an alcove against a rock or java fern....
Planted Rich is correct, have one open sandy spot for the couple to do their...
Forum: Fish   01-27-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,386
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
I have yellow labs in a 55...Crushed coral that's...

I have yellow labs in a 55...Crushed coral that's 3 years old as substrate... I use tap water and no problems with the Ph of the water or the health of the fish.
I have some rocks but not nearly as...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-22-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 14,717
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Congratulations on the twins and Congrats on the...

Congratulations on the twins and Congrats on the apisto fry.......
Nice camera work!
Forum: Fish   01-20-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Ditto on what Kat said....those breeder traps...

Ditto on what Kat said....those breeder traps stress out the fish......I have found plenty of floating plants helps......Added bonus - floating plants you need are normally inexpensive...Check out...
Forum: Fish   01-15-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
From what you describe, it sounds spot on! ...

From what you describe, it sounds spot on! Congratulations.

I picked up a pair last month but they do not look as nice as your stock.
Forum: Fish   12-17-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
what the heck is all over your lens? Are...

what the heck is all over your lens?

Are you on facebook? Search for Apistogramma or Norwegian Apistogramma Forum both good groups. They have good chance of giving proper ID. I'm just a rookie...
Forum: Fish   12-08-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
Ditto on what Wicca stated- I think (never owned)...

Ditto on what Wicca stated- I think (never owned) scarlet badis would be ok with maybe 3-4 but only one could be a male in a 10.....

I have several small apistos in a 20 and have read elsewhere...
Forum: Fish   12-01-2013, 02:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By midlife_hobbyist
What fish have you had before? Are you looking...

What fish have you had before?
Are you looking to breed them?
low maintenance?
Assume it will be planted tank?

i.e. What is your experience factor?
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