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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-02-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
Thanks guys! I would prefer to get a 1kg because...

Thanks guys! I would prefer to get a 1kg because it will fit much easier in the cupboard. It sounds like that won't need refilling too often so I think I'll go for that. If people were saying that...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-31-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
If there is no answer to the question, why tell...

If there is no answer to the question, why tell me to go and search for an answer to the question?

If 10 people gave their stats / timescales, that's as good an estimation as it's possible to get...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-31-2013, 02:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
Excellent, thanks very much. How many bubbles per...

Excellent, thanks very much. How many bubbles per second total?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-30-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
Yes I meant per second, I must have had beats per...

Yes I meant per second, I must have had beats per minute stuck in my head from music.

Anyway, I searched "How long CO2" and after 10 mins of reading, none of the threads answer the question.
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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-30-2013, 02:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
That search link doesn't work. Sorry if I have...

That search link doesn't work. Sorry if I have missed some often discussed topic but I can't find anything with anything I'm searching for.

I'm not after anything massively accurate, just a rough...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-29-2013, 11:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 963
Posted By Jeynesey
How long does 2kg CO2 last @ 1bpm?

Hi all. Just a quick question regarding how long your CO2 lasts. Any examples more than welcome, e.g. a 2kg fire extinguisher running at 1 bubble per min (edit, I meant per second) as an example.
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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-21-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Jeynesey
Thanks for the feedback, much appreciated. How...

Thanks for the feedback, much appreciated. How long does it take for a substrate to affect the ph / parameters of the water to get it down to the stable levels?
Forum: Equipment 10-18-2013, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Jeynesey
Still wondering about the first question please...

Still wondering about the first question please guys.

Also, just a note to say that the Fluval 206 auqastop snapped off in my hand today after yet another unsuccessful attempt to get the tubing...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-18-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Jeynesey
Big water changes if your substrate changes your ph by 1?

Hi all.

I was just wondering what the protocol is if let's say you have a ph of 7.8 and you have a tank who's substrate changes your ph to more like 6.8/7? Essentially I'm talking about peat /...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-02-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Jeynesey
I meant safe for the fish rather than safe for...

I meant safe for the fish rather than safe for me. :)

Thanks for the info about the snails, good to hear they're OK.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-02-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Jeynesey
So that's two people with completely opposite...

So that's two people with completely opposite views :) Anyone else want to tip the balance either way?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-02-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Jeynesey
The bendy metal that plants come weighed down by...

Is it lead? Anyway, I was wondering if it's safe to put in the tank for a while. I have some anubias that I've bought for when I rescape my tank but I'm not doing it for a while, so I've just weighed...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-02-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 931
Posted By Jeynesey
Subscribed, so I can see what you're up to on the...

Subscribed, so I can see what you're up to on the other side :)
Forum: Equipment 09-23-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Jeynesey
Thanks for the input guys, much appreciated. ...

Thanks for the input guys, much appreciated.

My query would be how the UV would be no good in the cannister if that's 9w, when the vecton 200 for example, is only 8w. Because the light is in...
Forum: Equipment 09-23-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Jeynesey
I wouldn't use it all the time, just occasionally...

I wouldn't use it all the time, just occasionally for the reasons you mention.... It just seems daft to have them separate when there are cannister filters with one combined. I was just wondering if...
Forum: Equipment 09-22-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Jeynesey
Anyone?

Anyone?
Forum: Equipment 09-16-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Jeynesey
External Cannister Filter with UV

Does anyone have one? The one I'm looking at now on ebay is an All Ponds Solutions 2000EF. I currently have a Fluval 206 and a green machine separate UV filter but I wouldn't mind just combining the...
Forum: Equipment 09-16-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 907
Posted By Jeynesey
I have one of these. The main issue I have with...

I have one of these. The main issue I have with it, is that you can't see whether the bulb is even on or not. There is an indicator on the transformer but I mean, you can't see the bulb itself at all.
Forum: Aquascaping 09-13-2013, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By Jeynesey
What substrate would you use with this layout, if...

What substrate would you use with this layout, if you were gunna do a semi-carpet with dwarf hairgrass on the blue stuff :)
Forum: Aquascaping 09-12-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By Jeynesey
Decided to make a bit of a 3D effort at it :) ...

Decided to make a bit of a 3D effort at it :)

Still not really dead set on these colours for substrate though. Is there something a bit greyer for both the sand and the manado (which you probably...
Forum: Aquascaping 09-12-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By Jeynesey
Thanks guys. Does anyone who's used peat...

Thanks guys.

Does anyone who's used peat know if there's any reason I can't use this type of peat, for reptiles?

edit - search ebay for "REPTILE ECO EARTH SUBSTRATE COMPOST PEAT BLOCK X1...
Forum: Aquascaping 09-11-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By Jeynesey
I really would love to hear what the problems...

I really would love to hear what the problems with peat are, if anyone knows. How about just pouring it through peat before it goes into the aquarium, to lower the ph? I've seen people do that...
Forum: Aquascaping 09-10-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By Jeynesey
Yeah I figured terracing would be a good plan for...

Yeah I figured terracing would be a good plan for that reason.

I have some big rockery stones in the back garden that I think I might use. Just a bit worried about cleaning them.

Substrate...
Forum: Aquascaping 09-10-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By Jeynesey
Cool, I'm looking forward to seeing them - I've...

Cool, I'm looking forward to seeing them - I've spent about 5 hours just looking through every entry from the last 5 years for inspiration :)

My note for the judges, after reading a lot of judge...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 09-10-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,136
Posted By Jeynesey
I've contacted the water company to see if they...

I've contacted the water company to see if they have any ideas and I'm getting a callback tomorrow from someone who was water quality advisor for the sealife centre in Hull. If he doesn't know what's...
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