The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 113
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: brains613
Forum: Equipment   08-11-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By brains613
Okay. I guess I should have been more clear. I do...

Okay. I guess I should have been more clear. I do know the basics. I've had planted tanks for a few years now. I was using paintball CO2, and the same type of canister filter.

I got all this from...
Forum: Equipment   08-08-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By brains613
Need help assembling CO2 system

I found a great deal locally for a bunch of equipment, but I have no idea how to put it together. I just built the Cerges reactor. Everything else I just bought secondhand. Can someone help me?
...
Forum: DIY   08-08-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 856
Views: 244,636
Posted By brains613
A SUPER helpful post. (That's why I'm quoting...

A SUPER helpful post. (That's why I'm quoting it.)

I kept researching and was still unsure of exactly what I needed. I got all these parts, with one change, since the Lowes didn't have the exact...
Forum: Lighting   04-25-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By brains613
Any advice for this member?

Any advice for this member?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-11-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,748
Posted By brains613
So find a cheap heater and filter on craigslist,...

So find a cheap heater and filter on craigslist, run them for a few days, THEN put the puffer in there.

How much money are you going to spend on those other products that may or may not get rid...
Forum: Fish   05-06-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,263
Posted By brains613
Put simply, your tank doesn't appear to be done...

Put simply, your tank doesn't appear to be done cycling. (though I could be mistaken) You may want to get the nitrates lower before adding more fish. Alternately, they just may not have acclimated...
Forum: Fish   04-29-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 704
Posted By brains613
That's all I needed to hear. :proud: Now I just...

That's all I needed to hear. :proud: Now I just need to decide how many to get!
Forum: Fish   04-29-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 704
Posted By brains613
This auction is for 50 of them for $85 shipped!...

This auction is for 50 of them for $85 shipped! That's $1.70 each...
Forum: Fish   04-29-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 704
Posted By brains613
I think I'm gonna buy the group of fifty and...

I think I'm gonna buy the group of fifty and rescue a betta from my LFS and throw him in the tank with this school.
Forum: Fish   04-29-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 704
Posted By brains613
I was actually thinking of buying a few of those,...

I was actually thinking of buying a few of those, since they ship from the East coast. EdwardN, what did you decide?
Forum: Substrate   04-24-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,852
Posted By brains613
5-year thread bump, huh?

5-year thread bump, huh?
Forum: Equipment   04-21-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,391
Posted By brains613
I get it now. I was picturing somewhere OUTSIDE...

I get it now. I was picturing somewhere OUTSIDE the tank, which is why I couldn't visualize it properly. I just may give it a shot, even though I'm still using paintball CO2. (Would have to get a...
Forum: Equipment   04-20-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,391
Posted By brains613
Emphasis mine. I'm trying to figure out a...

Emphasis mine.

I'm trying to figure out a better way to get CO2 into my tank without adding any hardware. (I hate the look of the glass diffuser in my tank.) I have a Rena XP4, and your statement...
Forum: Aquascaping   04-10-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 370
Posted By brains613
Help with my 'scape

I have just set up my 46 gallon bowfront again. I have a Rena XP4 on it and a 36" coralife fixture over it with two 21 watt bulbs at 6700K. ( need to replace the bulbs.
This fixture...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   12-01-2011, 01:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By brains613
What tankmates are you keeping your CPO's with? I...

What tankmates are you keeping your CPO's with? I have been thinking about getting a pair for a 6 gallon eclipse tank. (From AB, unfortunately. I don't have a local source)
Forum: Plants   11-29-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By brains613
I'm not disagreeing for the sake of it. I...

I'm not disagreeing for the sake of it. I considered what you said, just looking for opinions and ideas is all.

I have two 65K power compacts running around 8-9 hours a day. I had a hair algae...
Forum: Plants   11-28-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By brains613
Gordon, I know you know more about this than I,...

Gordon, I know you know more about this than I, so I'm hesitatnt to disagree. But, I have root tabs in the substrate, about one every 2-3 square inches. Also, ONLY the DHG is doing this. My stem...
Forum: Plants   11-28-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By brains613
propagation issue

I haven't taken a picture, but I have a question. I got a small portion of DHG from a member, planted it in my tanks, and it's growing well. The problem is that most of the rest of it is growing...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-14-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By brains613
Aww... I missed it...

Aww... I missed it...
Forum: Algae   11-13-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,362
Posted By brains613
Looks like I have a hair algae problem, too. I...

Looks like I have a hair algae problem, too. I have no livestock in the tank, but cherry shrimp and micro crabs will be going in in a couple days.

I might try just hitting it with H2O2 for now,...
Forum: Equipment   11-03-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By brains613
I don't know what this means. I figured...

I don't know what this means.

I figured maybe it's leaking, but I have to fill it again to test it. I just bought the canister, and this is the first time it's been filled.
Forum: Equipment   11-03-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By brains613
So I got it set up last night, diffuser and all,...

So I got it set up last night, diffuser and all, and this morning, the tank is empty. (I got it filled the day before) The lone tank occupant is still alive and kicking (swimming?), and i checked it...
Forum: Equipment   11-02-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By brains613
I read through that top post, and that got me...

I read through that top post, and that got me going somewhat. I just wanted to be sure I was getting it right. I will set it up tonight.
Forum: Equipment   11-02-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By brains613
paintball CO2 setup help

I got the tank, a ceramic disc diffuser, and a drop checker. All from members here. But I have NO idea how to set it up. How much CO2 do I use? Where does the drop checker and diffuser go? I think I...
Forum: Plants   11-01-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,615
Posted By brains613
Nice. How did you attach it to the mopani?

Nice. How did you attach it to the mopani?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 113

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome