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Forum: Equipment   10-20-2003, 05:09 AM
Replies: 20
  DIY CO2
Views: 2,263
Posted By Pooks73
you go ahead and do what you want, but maybe you...

you go ahead and do what you want, but maybe you should inform fender of the whole story so that he can understand why i wrote what i did.

numerous times this person has suggested that distilled...
Forum: Equipment   10-19-2003, 11:05 PM
Replies: 20
  DIY CO2
Views: 2,263
Posted By Pooks73
fender, i made that post. maybe if you knew the...

fender, i made that post. maybe if you knew the history of pufferfreak, you would understand why i'm getting a little tired of his constant need to tell me i'm wrong, and use his age as an excuse for...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-25-2003, 05:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,235
Posted By Pooks73
i too would be interested in some MTS's. i could...

i too would be interested in some MTS's. i could use them for the substrate, but also as a tasty treat for my clown loaches at times! let me know if you still have any available.
Forum: Fish   07-24-2003, 04:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,257
Posted By Pooks73
www.daah.info is another good one. (discus as a...

www.daah.info is another good one. (discus as a hobby)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-15-2003, 05:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,118
Posted By Pooks73
i would be interested as well. my sunset hygro is...

i would be interested as well. my sunset hygro is in need of the iron, but i don't need the copper added to the tank. if you can get a deal on something, i would definetly be interested.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-09-2003, 04:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,510
Posted By Pooks73
i've been working on raising the Kh, but i'm not...

i've been working on raising the Kh, but i'm not really having any luck just yet. i tried the calcium carbonate route, but i didn't see any noticable increase in 4 weeks with it in the filter. i...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-08-2003, 05:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,510
Posted By Pooks73
that's what i did. i've got 2 small diffusers in...

that's what i did. i've got 2 small diffusers in there on opposite sides of the tank. when the lights go off, the air comes on. although i'm debating about keeping them on all the time, the clowns...
Forum: Fish   07-07-2003, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,361
Posted By Pooks73
it could be either one. channel cats will eat...

it could be either one. channel cats will eat fish smaller than themselves, and plecs will happily take a dead fish as a meal.

i hope that's a huge tank that you're friend has there with a 13"...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-02-2003, 05:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,510
Posted By Pooks73
thanks for the input, and i think that you guys...

thanks for the input, and i think that you guys are right. i put in those air diffusers last night, and this morning all was well with everyone. they were up and looking for food.

i'm thinking...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-01-2003, 05:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,510
Posted By Pooks73
in my 90 gallon planted tank, something strange...

in my 90 gallon planted tank, something strange is going on and i can't quite figure it out. maybe you all can help some.

everything is fine all day, and then at night everyone goes to sleep....
Forum: Lighting   06-30-2003, 04:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,678
Posted By Pooks73
i played around with it a little more yesterday,...

i played around with it a little more yesterday, turned out that it was a bad bulb. replaced the bulb, and all is well. i'm going to contact the company about it, the bulb only was on for about an...
Forum: Fish   06-27-2003, 06:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,214
Posted By Pooks73
angel fish are great for that. i give my endler's...

angel fish are great for that. i give my endler's fry to them. maybe killifish too, they could probably eat the fry.
Forum: Lighting   06-27-2003, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,678
Posted By Pooks73
nope, no old bulbs. this is a new canopy and this...

nope, no old bulbs. this is a new canopy and this is the first time i'm changing bulbs in it.

it's a jbj system, and it has what ever ballast that comes with it. i'm assuming that it's a jbj...
Forum: Lighting   06-27-2003, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,678
Posted By Pooks73
i got some of those plant grow bulbs that were on...

i got some of those plant grow bulbs that were on special, and i'm having a slight problem with them. i put two in, and they made a loud pop and now won't turn on. when i turn the power on, they...
Forum: Fish   06-25-2003, 05:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By Pooks73
that is definetly not a bulldog plec. i would...

that is definetly not a bulldog plec. i would agree with the freshwater flounder idea, but i would really like a pic of the front of the fish to be sure.
Forum: Equipment   06-23-2003, 04:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,473
Posted By Pooks73
if i remember right, the housing is different in...

if i remember right, the housing is different in the*03 lines, but the media is the same. so you can still use it, it's just going to be hard to get replacement parts if needed.
Forum: Equipment   06-22-2003, 11:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,473
Posted By Pooks73
good find there. i use 404's on my 90 and they're...

good find there. i use 404's on my 90 and they're great.

they come with the noodles and carbon, but you'll need to get some floss or whatever you're going to replace the carbon with. you'll only...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-15-2003, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2
  lugs?
Views: 372
Posted By Pooks73
anyone ever heard of a plant called "lugs"? i...

anyone ever heard of a plant called "lugs"? i went to the june meeting of the BAS and it was suggested to me that i try some in my planted tank to help battle a green water problem that i'm having....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-13-2003, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By Pooks73
got mine today also, we must have all been on the...

got mine today also, we must have all been on the same flight!

thanks rex!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-09-2003, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,812
Posted By Pooks73
well the past few months have been particularly...

well the past few months have been particularly expensive setting up that 90 gallon discus tank, but that aside i usually spend about $20-50 a month.

costs vary though, as i tend to buy in bulk,...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-09-2003, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,496
Posted By Pooks73
yea, they're fine. they were hiding in the...

yea, they're fine. they were hiding in the wisteria in the back. i took the pics right after a huge water change and moving things around, so they were a little skittish and didn't want to come out...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-09-2003, 05:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,496
Posted By Pooks73
okay update...i changed things just a little. ...

okay update...i changed things just a little.

moved the foxtail to the back of the tank, pulled the rubin sword forward, changed to a black background, and gave up pruning the wisteria and...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-09-2003, 04:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,494
Posted By Pooks73
very nice tank! i love the slate background, very...

very nice tank! i love the slate background, very unique.

i have a similar issue with a piece of driftwood in one of my tanks. you're not going to like what i have to say about it at all! when i...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-06-2003, 04:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,036
Posted By Pooks73
i have found that the best way to change gravel...

i have found that the best way to change gravel is to just strip down the whole tank, empty it, and start over. trying to change gravel while there is water and fish in the tank can cause some...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   06-05-2003, 11:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,635
Posted By Pooks73
i don't have marine, but i'm in the process of...

i don't have marine, but i'm in the process of planning a 30 gallon seahorse tank. i've wanted to keep those for so long, i'm deternined to finally get my tank.

that's great that you get a new...
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