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Forum: Equipment 03-12-2015, 11:06 PM
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Posted By NateFank
OK guys, here's an update. So I think there...

OK guys, here's an update.
So I think there might have been a clog or something in my airline in the reactor, cuz after "blowing" it out by cranking up my co2 everything seems to be working. I...
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
I set my co2 on a timer last night and was going...

I set my co2 on a timer last night and was going to test it this morning but got up late for work. I'll test when I get home and test tomorrow morning. I've always known that I have hard water where...
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
Well I wanted to check against my tap to see if...

Well I wanted to check against my tap to see if there was a difference to go off of. And only the dh/kh are strips, the pH is the kind u add drops to. I'll do that but my co2 is running 24/7 and has...
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2015, 01:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
And the money shot

And the money shot
Forum: Equipment 03-11-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
Ok so, I tested my tap and pH was like 7.2 , GH...

Ok so, I tested my tap and pH was like 7.2 , GH 180, kh like 240. I'm not sure how accurate the GH and kh are, I could only get the test strips. I tested the tank at the out flow and was the same :(...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
Sorry guys, the testing and pics will have to...

Sorry guys, the testing and pics will have to wait til tomorrow, I just got home from work and I have to be back first thing in the morning. I'll get u results tomorrow evening
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
Tank circulation is good, DC is near the out...

Tank circulation is good, DC is near the out flow, so if anything it should be reading high. Surface agitation is great, I have two 3/4" outflows about 1/2" under the water. I'll get pics after work...
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
I'll do pH readings tomorrow. The reactor is a...

I'll do pH readings tomorrow. The reactor is a Rex griggs don't that I built a few years ago and worked great on my old 55g. I have a bubble counter on my regulator and one about 2 inches from the...
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
Its sealed up tight, I have lexan covering it,...

Its sealed up tight, I have lexan covering it, taped up and any holes that have cords or anything I used clay to seal up
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
When it was wet/dry I had filter pads were it...

When it was wet/dry I had filter pads were it came into the box, but I figured the water trickling down through the filter was off gassing too much so I took out the wet/dry and have the outflow...
Forum: Equipment 03-09-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By NateFank
help with co2 and sump

I know this issue has come up before and read just about all the threads, but none if the solutions have worked for me. So I have a 40b with a 20 gal home made sump, glass-holes 700 gal over flow...
Forum: DIY 05-07-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 327
Posted By NateFank
diy sump inflow and outflow options

So I'm setting up a sump for my 40 breeder and trying to figure out where to put the inflow and out flow. I think I'm going to get a glass holes overflow box. I'm just trying to figure out where to...
Forum: DIY 01-17-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,037
Posted By NateFank
Aqualady, yes that is strong enough, those are...

Aqualady, yes that is strong enough, those are what we used to used at the pet store I used to work at. We only used 2 shelves but we had 2 12 gallon tanks on the top and 1 25 and 1 12 on the bottom...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-17-2013, 04:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,520
Posted By NateFank
Where I grew up we would lose power for a few...

Where I grew up we would lose power for a few days at a time in the winter, my 55 gallon would not have a filter or anything going during that time, I never had an issue for the like 10 years I had...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-08-2012, 03:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By NateFank
i wouldn't have had my last girlfriend if it...

i wouldn't have had my last girlfriend if it wasn't for my fish tank
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-01-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,882
Posted By NateFank
ive only owned manual transmission cars. i will...

ive only owned manual transmission cars. i will never buy a automatic. i feel that every one should know how to drive a stick. i feel it teaches you to pay more attention on whats going on on the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-07-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By NateFank
Why are they called 40 gallon breeders if they...

Why are they called 40 gallon breeders if they are closer to 45-47 gallons? Why not 45 breeder? I actually thought it was 40 gallons till I read this post and did the math
Forum: Plants 09-06-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,468
Posted By NateFank
I got it at a lfs about 3 1/2 years ago. When I...

I got it at a lfs about 3 1/2 years ago. When I get my new tank set up and get some new "pups" off of them I'll send u one or two
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-06-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By NateFank
A 40B is actually 36x18x17 which equals 11016...

A 40B is actually 36x18x17 which equals 11016 cubic inches. Divided by 231 equals 47.688 gallons. I just measured my 40B to make sure the dimensions were correct. If you really wanna be picky you...
Forum: Plants 09-06-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,468
Posted By NateFank
I have what sword that I bought as a "tropica"...

I have what sword that I bought as a "tropica" sword and the biggest it has ever got was about 2" high by about 2" wide. I have gotten about 6 plants from the first one I bought.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-06-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By NateFank
I just did the math and a 40B is actually 47...

I just did the math and a 40B is actually 47 gallons. I actually didn't know it was 47 gallons. Why don't they call it like a 45 gal?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 08-19-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,558
Posted By NateFank
My dad has owned a Kirby for at least 10 years...

My dad has owned a Kirby for at least 10 years and works just like it's new. Super simple machine, everything is easy to work on. Built like a tank. The only thing that sucks is changing the bag, but...
Forum: Tank Journals 08-19-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,059
Posted By NateFank
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Tank Journals 08-18-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,059
Posted By NateFank
What plant is that red thin one on the right?

What plant is that red thin one on the right?
Forum: Substrate 08-18-2012, 03:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,355
Posted By NateFank
I'm not sure if it's illegal to take it from the...

I'm not sure if it's illegal to take it from the beaches of hawaii cuz I know you can buy little bottles of the sand at gift shops there
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