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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   10-19-2015, 05:03 PM
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Posted By Loumeer
kH is too high. Clear cut cast here. No need to...

kH is too high. Clear cut cast here. No need to see TDS or anything else. Get your kH down. You will either need to go buy RO/DI water or setup your own RO/DI water station for water changes.
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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-15-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 574
Posted By Loumeer
I would not do package 3. Mischlings x mischling...

I would not do package 3. Mischlings x mischling will lead to less TB.

Either package 1 or package 2 will work.

With package 1 you will get more breeding but it will also be more work. You...
Forum: Equipment   09-11-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 288
Posted By Loumeer
Alternatively a solenoid on a timer will automate...

Alternatively a solenoid on a timer will automate things for you.
Forum: Finnex   09-08-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,093
Posted By Loumeer
This is how the light works. To be quite honest...

This is how the light works. To be quite honest the 24/7 functionality is a gimmik. This light is a planted+ that can alter it's light output. Essentialy I would say this light is good if you want...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-03-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,112
Posted By Loumeer
How many gallons is the tank. Those ice probes...

How many gallons is the tank. Those ice probes don't really do too much over 5-6 gallons. Not sure about your setup but people run small hob filters that are empty with the chiller attached to that. ...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-03-2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,112
Posted By Loumeer
Dont drill the tank. Just run the caister filter...

Dont drill the tank. Just run the caister filter through the chiller before it enters the aquarium.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-01-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,112
Posted By Loumeer
Caridina shrimp are a lower temperature shrimp. ...

Caridina shrimp are a lower temperature shrimp. 74 is generally the max temperature they should be kept at. Some people on the forums have had success keeping lower grade CRS at higher temperatures...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-31-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,112
Posted By Loumeer
A few things. - Crystal Red shrimps like...

A few things.

- Crystal Red shrimps like lower temps. 74 degress is about as high as you want the temps to go with CRS.

- At higher temperatures they are more susceptible to bacterial...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-07-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By Loumeer
Isnt this inanely bad as far as power...

Isnt this inanely bad as far as power consumption?

Bump: Isnt this inanely bad as far as power consumption?
Forum: Finnex   06-25-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By Loumeer
That seems like quite an oversight. I mean I...

That seems like quite an oversight. I mean I don't expect the unit to have space tech but if it is supposed to be a 24/7 unit it should have a battery backup for the timer unit. Even my dumb $5...
Forum: Finnex   06-25-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By Loumeer
Planted 24/7 reset after power outage

So I have been having an issue with my 24/7 recently. We have been having a lot of brown outs due to heat and very brief off and on blackouts from thunderstorms.

Whenever the light comes back on...
Forum: Lighting   06-13-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 22,031
Posted By Loumeer
So been using my light for a while and I like it...

So been using my light for a while and I like it a lot for it's price point.

I have 1 issue I wish they would solve for the next iteration. When the light is in 24/7 mode and it loses power the...
Forum: Substrate   06-06-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By Loumeer
Lava rock is just laval rock. Just put some soil...

Lava rock is just laval rock. Just put some soil tabs underneath.
Forum: Finnex   06-04-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,417
Posted By Loumeer
I am not sure what you are looking for besides...

I am not sure what you are looking for besides what has been posted. Matt made an amazing review and I am not sure what more can be said. Is it a good light, yes. That being said it is just a light...
Forum: Equipment   06-02-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By Loumeer
Are you suggesting lilly pipes are intellectual...

Are you suggesting lilly pipes are intellectual property? Does that mean ADA should sue Cal Aqua. Or should Cal Aqua sue borneo wild? Or should Borneo Wild sue CO2 Art?

The ebay lilly pipes are...
Forum: Fish   05-29-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By Loumeer
Need help with fish ideas

Hello TPT people.

I am setting up a new fish tank in my office. It will be a 55 gallon fish tank. It is currently an empty slate but we know we want it to be a planted tank. I mostly have done...
Forum: Equipment   05-26-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By Loumeer
I am not exactly sure what you are poking holes...

I am not exactly sure what you are poking holes into.

I would suggest not to add co2 into the intake. The CO2 is known to be corrosive and not great for plastic and could potentially alter the...
Forum: Finnex   05-22-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,417
Posted By Loumeer
Yeah I know what scalping is. I was just saying...

Yeah I know what scalping is. I was just saying I don't see these kind of people in this community. I don't know if I have rose tinted goggles, but I honestly have never felt like somebody on the...
Forum: Equipment   05-21-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By Loumeer
I had a similar problem recently. I read on the...

I had a similar problem recently. I read on the beer forums that it could be one of two things.

1) a particle stuck inside the membrane not allowing it to regulate.
2) If its an old regulator...
Forum: Green Leaf Aquariums   05-21-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,525
Posted By Loumeer
I believe the owner of GLA has stated that he...

I believe the owner of GLA has stated that he doesnt check the forms very often. Your best bet is to shoot him an email that can be found on the website.
Forum: Finnex   05-21-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,417
Posted By Loumeer
Yeah unfortuantly I don't see any negative for...

Yeah unfortuantly I don't see any negative for them overselling preorders. Even if 80% of the people cancel they still sold 20% more than they would of.

Also as far as scalping I think most of...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-21-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,391
Posted By Loumeer
Amano shrimp need brackish water in the first...

Amano shrimp need brackish water in the first stage of development. So they can berry and can give birth but the babies will all die in fresh water.
Forum: Finnex   05-21-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,417
Posted By Loumeer
Whoops. Didn't pay close enough attention. ...

Whoops. Didn't pay close enough attention. Though finnex was selling through Amazon as a thrid party.
Forum: Finnex   05-20-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,417
Posted By Loumeer
I thought I would chime in here to shine some...

I thought I would chime in here to shine some light on Amazon and some inner workings of Amazon. I am a third party seller on Amazon and have had some experiences with them that may answer some...
Forum: Equipment   05-15-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 595
Posted By Loumeer
The eheims new in box come with media. If your...

The eheims new in box come with media. If your supplier is selling you used equipment then you need to order eheim substrat pro and all the pads from Amazon. I would double check that your filters...
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