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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-20-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,201
Posted By fr0sty
Randy, I've had the light for about 2 months now....

Randy, I've had the light for about 2 months now. I did have some algae in the beginning while the plants were getting situated, but no algae problems anymore (but it could be because I have lots of...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-19-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,201
Posted By fr0sty
There probably are cheaper options out there, but...

There probably are cheaper options out there, but I got the fugeray for my tank and I love it!

Mine's low-tech-ish... I am dosing some flourish excel daily and micros 3x a week until the plants...
Forum: Aquascaping   12-15-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By fr0sty
scaping 20L with big piece of driftwood

Hey all, so I'm looking to scape my 20 L
http://img607.imageshack.us/img607/3826/20luk.jpg
http://img100.imageshack.us/img100/9760/20fts.jpg

This will be primarily neo shrimp tank +- otos +-...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-29-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By fr0sty
I saw one of my babies "surfing" on a broken leaf...

I saw one of my babies "surfing" on a broken leaf of rotala around my cube due to the current from the filter...

quite a sight!
Forum: Equipment   11-25-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,214
Views: 103,723
Posted By fr0sty
Got a 2215 on the way for my 20L!

Got a 2215 on the way for my 20L!
Forum: Tank Journals   11-25-2012, 02:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By fr0sty
I was thinking of that or Brazilian micro sword,...

I was thinking of that or Brazilian micro sword, but worried about both of them becoming "weeds" or possibly growing too long because my light be insufficient (~1Wpg)
Forum: Tank Journals   11-25-2012, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By fr0sty
Thanks for putting it in Neatfish. Any...

Thanks for putting it in Neatfish.

Any comments on planned plants? And if there's sufficient lighting?
Forum: Tank Journals   11-25-2012, 01:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By fr0sty
my 20L big driftwood tank

So I've recently acquired a 20L tank and went hiking looking for some rocks to scape it with. I think I found some nice rocks and on my way out, found what I thought was an extremely nice piece of...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-23-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,574
Posted By fr0sty
Hey, where in taiwan are the breeders? I go back...

Hey, where in taiwan are the breeders? I go back pretty often and not sure where to find them.

Also, do you think I'd be able to bring them in a box with me back to the US?
Forum: Plants   11-21-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By fr0sty
plants for discus

My friend just got a 90 gal bowfront and is planning to have a low-maintenance planted tank with discus.

As of right now, it'll probably be low-light, as it comes with a standard 48" fluorescent...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-07-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By fr0sty
Plant/Tree leaves

I know people use mulberry and oak tree leaves, but as I was searching my yard for some mulberry leaves, I saw the leaves on my blueberries were red.

Has anyone ever fed their shrimp blueberry...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-06-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 912
Posted By fr0sty
where did you originally get your stock from?...

where did you originally get your stock from? they look awesome!
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-29-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,890
Posted By fr0sty
I think they're pretty interested to watch and...

I think they're pretty interested to watch and they don't need a ton of space either. I got some from aznrice247 and once they hatched out, I eventually them transferred to a 2.5g tank with sand in...
Forum: Plants   10-25-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 789
Posted By fr0sty
lol, too late... my blyxa is just swaying with in...

lol, too late... my blyxa is just swaying with in the current with it's white/clear leaves...

I read somewhere to soak for 20 min, so definitely DON'T do that...
Forum: Plants   10-25-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 789
Posted By fr0sty
I did a 1:20 bleach to water mix and soaked for...

I did a 1:20 bleach to water mix and soaked for ~20 minutes.

Rotala was a little bleached, but looks like it'll be fine.

Blyxa on the other hand, leaves turned white and not sure if I killed...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-23-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,104
Posted By fr0sty
What people's opinions on taiwan moss?

What people's opinions on taiwan moss?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-11-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
diwu, but a lower pH (~6) won't stress the CRS as...

diwu, but a lower pH (~6) won't stress the CRS as much right?

I wasn't able to test right after their deaths, but I tested it previously and ammonia and nitrite were 0. However, the test kit I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-10-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
Could it be a combination of the temperature...

Could it be a combination of the temperature going up to low-80's and low pH? If I lower the temperature, would CRS do better in the tank?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-09-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
There's a trio of otos in the 2.5 gal planted...

There's a trio of otos in the 2.5 gal planted tank. It's not too heavily planted, but could the deaths have been due to stress from the otos? They sometimes freak out in the tank...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-09-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
Update, so I went on vacation and and I the...

Update, so I went on vacation and and I the second day, I was told all of my shrimp had died. I came back and was able to check the water gh and kh. Kh was 4 dkh and gh was 7. Temperature is also...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-05-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,526
Posted By fr0sty
I think they're Thai prawns, similar to what...

I think they're Thai prawns, similar to what tobystanton said. Never seen any get that big, but I've seen some pretty big ones. They taste pretty good when grilled, especially if you catch them...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-16-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
so fail on the GH/KH, I think the solution is too...

so fail on the GH/KH, I think the solution is too old, so I'm placing an order for a new GH/KH kit.

I'm also going to get some purigen, which may help?
Anything else which I could order also?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-16-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
They're fire reds neos and i'm actually not too...

They're fire reds neos and i'm actually not too sure of the temp, but i'm guessing 75?

didn't try shaking the bottle, I'll give that a try.

and for the nitrate, i meant ammonia, so ammonia = o,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-15-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 891
Posted By fr0sty
molting issues/death

Within the past 2 days, I've had 2 shrimp die and 1 with a molting issue.

1 sub-adult shrimp I found dead yesterday, but it looked normal, just lifeless. The other shrimp I found today on it's...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-13-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By fr0sty
okay, thanks, i'll give it a try

okay, thanks, i'll give it a try
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