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Forum: Fish 03-26-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By adamprice271
40g is 4 times the size of 40Litres so that sheds...

40g is 4 times the size of 40Litres so that sheds new light, and the rainbow should be just fine. I'd bump the temp up to 77 or so, as 72 is definitely on the low side of things. It also is...
Forum: Fish 03-26-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By adamprice271
How big is it? I'd say female at this point,...

How big is it? I'd say female at this point, unless it is less than 2.5" Males will get much more red/orange to the front and as they get larger, they get larger (hump behind the head start to...
Forum: Fish 03-26-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 534
Posted By adamprice271
Seems a bit crowded if it is actually a 40L. The...

Seems a bit crowded if it is actually a 40L. The rainbow and chinese algae eater should go as they get large and mean (rainbow not usually bad but in a small tank like that it will) Why put in Co2 if...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-25-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,342
Posted By adamprice271
I'll snap some pictures when I'm there next......

I'll snap some pictures when I'm there next... The 180, 2 55s, and 8-10 30g are all on one system ran by a 125g sump. On the low end, that is 800 gallons of water. Trust me, his fish grow ridiculous...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-24-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,342
Posted By adamprice271
My friend has a group of 8 Altums in a 180 now...

My friend has a group of 8 Altums in a 180 now (started at 2" in a 55g, and now they are up to 5" (half dollar or larger bodies) and they eat like champs. They are with a colony of L-200Plecos, and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-24-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,421
Posted By adamprice271
I always use more than recommended just for this...

I always use more than recommended just for this reason. Water companies can raise the Chlorine/Chloromine to help take care of all the leaves and other debris from fall, to help clear lines and...
Forum: Fish 03-20-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 92
Posted By adamprice271
Thats quite a small tank for them to live and...

Thats quite a small tank for them to live and breed in... The best way to breed tetras is to separate the males and females and feed them a good diet of live and/or frozen foods. When the females are...
Forum: Fish 03-20-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 919
Posted By adamprice271
They are on Wetspots current stock list right...

They are on Wetspots current stock list right now. 2.5", wild caught fish for $8.00 each. Wetspot has done me VERY well in the past. Can't wait to order more from them this summer.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-20-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 838
Posted By adamprice271
Driftwood is a hell of a lot cheaper buying it...

Driftwood is a hell of a lot cheaper buying it local than taking a trip to malaysia, getting ill, paying customs and getting home. It's simply a convenience charge. I like to get paid for my time,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By adamprice271
Currently where it is, the studs that were used...

Currently where it is, the studs that were used are treated for moisture, and the walls around it are concrete. Where it is going, I'm using green board to close off the ceiling, and going to make a...
Forum: Fish 03-19-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By adamprice271
That baby is at least 3 weeks old FYI. Also, all...

That baby is at least 3 weeks old FYI. Also, all BN plecos need to breed is a decent diet and a cave to spawn in (hold in driftwood, PVS, clay pot, Clay pot tray upside down with a hole in the side,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By adamprice271
Thanks guy and gal! My friend is taking my...

Thanks guy and gal!

My friend is taking my pair of L-183, and my orange lazer cories, dwarf red breasted acaras and some other loose cories. My swordtails from the sump will hang in the 125 for...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By adamprice271
up to 3% of your ACTUAL water volume is safe for...

up to 3% of your ACTUAL water volume is safe for fish and plants. It is best if you can take out any wood or ornaments with the algae on it, and dip it in the peroxide for a few minutes, then let it...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 888
Posted By adamprice271
Most dechlorinators today are instant (I always ...

Most dechlorinators today are instant (I always make sure that it says it destroys chlorine AND chloromines) There isn't enough chlorine to really do much damage as long as you add the conditioner...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By adamprice271
Thanks, glad this is sorted out then. These are...

Thanks, glad this is sorted out then. These are the tanks that you can drill if they didn't come that way. My old 135 glass center brace fell out and all I had to do was re-silicone it in place and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-18-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By adamprice271
Moving tanks....new homeowner here

So I just bought a house, and it's time to get ready for the big move. I've got 15 30g tanks that run on a single system, so I've gotten rid of most of my fish to make my life (and theirs) easier. I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-18-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 888
Posted By adamprice271
I bought a 60 gallon drum that I fill from the...

I bought a 60 gallon drum that I fill from the hose outside, dechlorinate and get to temp (I usually add water around 10 degrees cooler than the tank), and I bought a sump pump from Harbor Freight...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-18-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By adamprice271
Holy arguments over NOTHING. This is INDEED a...

Holy arguments over NOTHING. This is INDEED a MANUFACTURED tank and it was made by OCEANIC. Oceanic was bought out by Perfecto I believe some years ago and they stopped with the glass centerbrace and...
Forum: Fish 03-18-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 541
Posted By adamprice271
I'd make sure that the tetras you get occupy...

I'd make sure that the tetras you get occupy different areas of the aquarium. Columbians are great, and they get decent size (3" give or take). My favorites are Diamond tetras (Used to have 60 in my...
Forum: Fish 03-17-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By adamprice271
The rams look small, and it isn't the cleanest...

The rams look small, and it isn't the cleanest picture...The top one looks like a female and the bottom looks like a pretty small male. The females will have all of their dorsal rays (along the...
Forum: Fish 03-17-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 375
Posted By adamprice271
You need a picture of the dorsal fin erect. I've...

You need a picture of the dorsal fin erect. I've had males with as pretty a pink/violet belly as any female. It's all in the dorsal. Males will come almost to a point, and be more elongated and...
Forum: Fish 03-17-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 450
Posted By adamprice271
Still looks to be a female to me.

Still looks to be a female to me.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-10-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By adamprice271
Off Topic but, as far as goofy questions go.... I...

Off Topic but, as far as goofy questions go.... I was working at the LFS and answered the phone "Hello, can I help you?"

Yeah, do you guys carry any fish that don't live in water?

Are you...
Forum: Equipment 09-10-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By adamprice271
It would be a little overkill for a 55g but hey,...

It would be a little overkill for a 55g but hey, most fish would love a current like that! I don't think that it will fit under your tank though, as it's probably too wide... I would just get the FX5...
Forum: Fish 09-10-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By adamprice271
Looks like regular old Bristlenose babies to me.

Looks like regular old Bristlenose babies to me.
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