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Forum: Equipment   02-02-2015, 06:41 PM
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Posted By Darth Toro
impeller idea sounds intriguing... ...

impeller idea sounds intriguing...

where/what is the stop your talking about Tricken? Is that reversible though?

Any other quick fixes that can be switched back to slow the flow?

I would...
Forum: Equipment   02-02-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By Darth Toro
Eheim Filter comparrisson or keep Aqua Clear

I have a low tech 20g long planted tank. Fauna are Chili Rasboras, Galaxy Rasboras, Pygmy Cories and Red Rili shrimp and some unknown shrimp (think Blonde tigers). I currently use a Aqua Clear 70 but...
Forum: Fish   04-24-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Darth Toro
I just bought six CPDS to add to my 20g long...

I just bought six CPDS to add to my 20g long which has 2 blue cobalt dwarf gouramis, 2 dwarf honey gouramis, 2 peacock gudgeons, and 10 Cory habrosus. I could only find one yesterday and the day...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   03-21-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By Darth Toro
I actually purchased the 6500K bulbs from Lowes....

I actually purchased the 6500K bulbs from Lowes. As my Home Depot didn't have them. I totally understand about not using a clamp light in your living room. I wouldn't either.
Forum: Low Tech Forum   03-21-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By Darth Toro
I say go the 10g route but by it at Walmart for...

I say go the 10g route but by it at Walmart for the 10 and get the aqua clear 20. Then get a clamp light and a 6500K CFL. Walmart may have it, if not Home Depot or lowes def does. I think the nano...
Forum: Fish   03-19-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,186
Posted By Darth Toro
Not sure about the blow fish but the neons and...

Not sure about the blow fish but the neons and dwarf gourami are a good match. I have these beautiful cobalt blue dwarf gourami, and dwarf honey gourami (more red). I love em
Forum: Tank Journals   03-16-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By Darth Toro
They are good. I've used them before too. For now...

They are good. I've used them before too. For now I'm not going to worry about the lid. Next step is going to be rinsing the sand. Also I need to brainstorm some aquascapeing ideas.
Forum: Tank Journals   03-15-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By Darth Toro
5 Gallon 1st Dirt Tank

Figured I would try and do a journal on my first dirt tank. I am hoping for help from you all with sugestions on anything. I am planning on doing a low tech tank. I saw this tank at my lfs and for...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-15-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,404
Posted By Darth Toro
Great looking flora and fauna!! I really like the...

Great looking flora and fauna!! I really like the layout and I'm sure the fish love it. Still no cories in there though? Your tank could use a good school of some Sterbai cories perhaps. Cories are...
Forum: Photography   02-26-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,760
Posted By Darth Toro
Beautiful pictures! Great messages too

Beautiful pictures! Great messages too
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-22-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,098
Posted By Darth Toro
Got me ready to purchase one! I agree about the...

Got me ready to purchase one! I agree about the big dreams and little budgets. Also like you said you can have many different species all in one rack.
Forum: Lighting   02-22-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Darth Toro
If you don't need it to be neat looking. I use a...

If you don't need it to be neat looking. I use a clamp light from Home Depot or lowes with a CFL bulb that is 6500K. Works great for me. I have moss, java fern, Pygmy chain sword, and other low light...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-20-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 80,080
Posted By Darth Toro
Awesome build!! Subscribed and will be watching...

Awesome build!! Subscribed and will be watching your progress! Thank you for sharing.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-20-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 972
Posted By Darth Toro
You could go with flame moss, Christmas moss,...

You could go with flame moss, Christmas moss, java moss. Looks great for you first tank! Defintely watch the over stocking. You could go with smaller fish then the platies. Maybe Ember tetras they...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By Darth Toro
I like the second scape but I agree about maybe...

I like the second scape but I agree about maybe changing the slope a little in it. Can't wait to see this tank progress. Good luck!
Forum: Fish   02-18-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,869
Posted By Darth Toro
I love the green laser cories

I love the green laser cories
Forum: Tank Journals   02-16-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,322
Posted By Darth Toro
Just came across this thread. What a beautiful...

Just came across this thread. What a beautiful tank. You are very talented and thank you for sharing!
Forum: Tank Journals   02-15-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,152
Posted By Darth Toro
Looking good. What kind of Cories are you...

Looking good. What kind of Cories are you planning to get? I'm a big fan of them. A while back I purchased a 50g breeder for cories but I made it a community tank. Since then I broke it down for my...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   02-14-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1,805
Views: 976,315
Posted By Darth Toro
It really is a great thread! Always a treat to...

It really is a great thread! Always a treat to look at.
Forum: Fish   02-13-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,068
Posted By Darth Toro
I'm sorry. I must have had a scattered thought...

I'm sorry. I must have had a scattered thought there. I just went and reread my post. I understand there was no dye used and I understand GMO. Sorry to frustrate you Mumford
I'm just upset that...
Forum: Fish   02-13-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,068
Posted By Darth Toro
So are you saying only zebra danios are dyed from...

So are you saying only zebra danios are dyed from the DNA of jellyfish and the rest is paint dye. It's the idea of paint or dye being used that bothers me. Ex Mickey Mouse platty
Forum: Photography   02-12-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 641
Views: 33,961
Posted By Darth Toro
Thank you for the info. It's a big help by...

Thank you for the info. It's a big help by pointing me in the right direction. I will be keeping a look out now. Bikes and riding is also crazy money. I'll be looking for a bike seat so that once the...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   02-12-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,316
Posted By Darth Toro
How do you clean the sand? Just by disturbing it...

How do you clean the sand? Just by disturbing it and letting the filter take care of the rest? But if your using it as a cap you can't do that? Then how or do you just let it be? This is why I've...
Forum: Photography   02-12-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 641
Views: 33,961
Posted By Darth Toro
Thank you. I'll keep an eye out for one. What...

Thank you. I'll keep an eye out for one. What about the speed light? Are they all very expensive too? I guess you get what you pay for. I still can't believe how much various camera equipment costs....
Forum: Fish   02-12-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,068
Posted By Darth Toro
Agreed. Not a fan of glo-fish. I feel as if they...

Agreed. Not a fan of glo-fish. I feel as if they should not be sold at all. When I walk into a mom and pop fish store I get bothered when I see they stock them and feel as if they sold out and...
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