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Forum: DIY   07-22-2016, 01:46 PM
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Posted By mistergreen
You'd have to set up an experiment, 1 control & 1...

You'd have to set up an experiment, 1 control & 1 with sodium acetate added.

So set up 2 containers with identical plant, nutrients, and light. Only add sodium acetate to one. If that plant grows...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-21-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By mistergreen
Start digging! I'm going to expand my little...

Start digging!

I'm going to expand my little pond a little bit and add a bog filter.

Darkbluesky Nice pond! Any issue with raccoons? They like colorful goldfish. All mine are gone except one...
Forum: DIY   07-21-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By mistergreen
Have you tried potassium gluconate? I'm going to...

Have you tried potassium gluconate? I'm going to experiment with that when I have the chance. I bought a bottle of 100% K gluconate powder through amazon.

Sodium glutamate is also widely available.
Forum: Fish   07-20-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
From what I remember, The khuli fry will burrow...

From what I remember, The khuli fry will burrow for safety only because they're small enough to fit between the grains of sand.
Forum: Fish   07-20-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
Only with extreme overdosing like 5-10x the...

Only with extreme overdosing like 5-10x the recommended concentration.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-19-2016, 10:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,025
Posted By mistergreen
That's too bad. You'll need a sponge filter for...

That's too bad. You'll need a sponge filter for next time.
Forum: Fish   07-19-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 729
Posted By mistergreen
Yeah, It couldn't hurt for a round of...

Yeah, It couldn't hurt for a round of antibiotics. Even antibiotic laced food (might work better) since he's eating.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-18-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By mistergreen
google for reviews. There's no vendor reviews...

google for reviews. There's no vendor reviews here on this forum.
Forum: Fish   07-18-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
As for measuring you know that 0.6 Grams...

As for measuring

you know that
0.6 Grams or 3 1/2 spoons

so .3 g would be 1.75 spoons
Forum: Fish   07-18-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
Carbon isn't necessary. It'll breakup within...

Carbon isn't necessary. It'll breakup within hours and from light.

You'd want a target of 2-7ppm of levamisol. Sorry not math for that :)

~90mg of Levamisole HCl will treat 10 gallons with a 2...
Forum: Fish   07-18-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
It's a pretty safe drug. No risks from overdosing...

It's a pretty safe drug. No risks from overdosing except from killing of invertebrates.
Forum: Fish   07-18-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 568
Posted By mistergreen
I used to leave guppies in the with angels so the...

I used to leave guppies in the with angels so the angels can snack on the fry. The adult guppies were safe.


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Forum: Fish   07-17-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
That's good news. It sounds like any new fish we...

That's good news. It sounds like any new fish we all buy we all should quarantine and give a round of General Cure to get rid of parasites.
Forum: Fish   07-17-2016, 01:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 568
Posted By mistergreen
Boiling water should do it. You can also dab the...

Boiling water should do it. You can also dab the cut with methaline blue with a qtip.


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Forum: Fish   07-17-2016, 12:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 568
Posted By mistergreen
Make sure to sterilize the implement. ...

Make sure to sterilize the implement.

Without cutting the fin, it's a very good chance it's genetic. I've seen lots with bent fins.
Forum: Fish   07-16-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 568
Posted By mistergreen
You can see the bent early on his development....

You can see the bent early on his development. Bad water would cause disease problems.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-16-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,539
Posted By mistergreen
Sure, everybody dies at something or another....

Sure, everybody dies at something or another. :laugh2:
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-16-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,539
Posted By mistergreen
Play Pokemon GO. It'll get you outside.

Play Pokemon GO.
It'll get you outside.
Forum: Fish   07-15-2016, 12:44 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,047
Posted By mistergreen
Precise hours are not crucial. Which drug are you...

Precise hours are not crucial. Which drug are you dosing at the moment?
Just follow the instruction on metro package. They tell you when to do a water change I think.

Good to hear the little guy...
Forum: Fish   07-14-2016, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By mistergreen
This is where chinese algae eater comes in.

This is where chinese algae eater comes in.
Forum: Fish   07-14-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 212
Posted By mistergreen
tiger loach and clown loach are different...

tiger loach and clown loach are different loaches. Which one is it?
Tigers are aggressive. Clowns not aggressive.
Forum: Fish   07-14-2016, 05:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 729
Posted By mistergreen
If the disorder persists, a round of antibiotics...

If the disorder persists, a round of antibiotics might help.


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Forum: Fish   07-14-2016, 03:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 729
Posted By mistergreen
Mosquito larvae is always free. Daphnia is good...

Mosquito larvae is always free. Daphnia is good but you have to raise them. White worms, wingless fruit flies, shrimps, and guppies fry are good.


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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-13-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By mistergreen
This is nothing. When I used to moderate, some...

This is nothing. When I used to moderate, some guy cut up his hand and posted the photos. It was too gross so I yanked it.

Yeah, bug bites are problematic especially from mosquitos. They carry all...
Forum: Fish   07-13-2016, 04:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 729
Posted By mistergreen
Yeah, we take for granted how much live food have...

Yeah, we take for granted how much live food have on the beneficial health of the fish.
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