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Forum: DIY   08-25-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By RainSong
You can also consider a baffle to divert the...

You can also consider a baffle to divert the flow. http://www.bettafish.com/showthread.php?t=30139
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-13-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By RainSong
I had a BNP in my 90 gallon with Ecocomplete...

I had a BNP in my 90 gallon with Ecocomplete substrate. He lived "under" my driftwood most of the time ... he created a cave under the driftwood by digging into the substrate. As he grew, the cave...
Forum: Finnex   08-11-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 10,220
Posted By RainSong
These are now available on Evil bay through...

These are now available on Evil bay through seller Bangkokfishcom. Finnex confirmed that they are authorized resellers (valid warranty).
Forum: Lighting   08-11-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,408
Posted By RainSong
I asked Finnex the same questions and here is...

I asked Finnex the same questions and here is their response:

"You can add CO2 any time after 9pm - 3am."
Forum: Lighting   08-04-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 25,493
Posted By RainSong
Subscribing ... I have a 24" deep tank and would...

Subscribing ... I have a 24" deep tank and would like to do the same.
Forum: Lighting   08-03-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By RainSong
If I do decide to go the DIY route, for a 48" (90...

If I do decide to go the DIY route, for a 48" (90 gallon) tank, will I need a 48" long heat sink, or can I get away with a 36" one?
Forum: Lighting   07-31-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By RainSong
LED Lighting choices ...

Hi:

I have a 90 gallon tank (24" depth and 18" width) with T5HOs and CO2. I am considering moving to LED. I am particularly excited about the 24 hr lighting cycle.

In order to get med/high...
Forum: Equipment   07-17-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By RainSong
Hi: I just purchased a Victor VTS 253D from...

Hi:

I just purchased a Victor VTS 253D from evil bay. I used this...
Forum: Equipment   07-09-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 708
Posted By RainSong
You may also consider adding more filter floss. ...

You may also consider adding more filter floss. This will reduce flow and polish the water.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-08-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By RainSong
I just dump the Equilibrium directly into the...

I just dump the Equilibrium directly into the tank. Most of it sits in the bottom. It does not seem to hurt anything. Within a day it's all absorbed.
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-08-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 534
Posted By RainSong
I have a 24" tall tank (90 gallon). While I have...

I have a 24" tall tank (90 gallon). While I have not had any lighting-related issues, I do wish I had a shallower tank when it comes to doing plant maintenance.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-07-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,762
Posted By RainSong
2 tanks. 90 gallon in office and 10 gallon in...

2 tanks. 90 gallon in office and 10 gallon in kitchen.... that's about all that my wife will allow :)
Forum: Equipment   06-19-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,685
Posted By RainSong
Installing the atomizer before the filter will...

Installing the atomizer before the filter will cause it to clog up quicker due to the dirty water.
Forum: Plants   06-17-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By RainSong
Uprooted DHG belem

It's been 2 weeks now since I planted DHG belem in my 90 gallon hi-tech tank. The substrate is Eco-complete and I have a bunch of fish including cories.

At least twice a day I find my self...
Forum: Equipment   06-10-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By RainSong
I used to have a Rex Grigg style reactor in-line...

I used to have a Rex Grigg style reactor in-line with an Eheim 2217. I had a quick-release valve between the two to help with starting things.

1. Disconnect the two. Start filter with output...
Forum: Equipment   06-10-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,040
Posted By RainSong
+1 on this ... much prefer having multiple...

+1 on this ... much prefer having multiple filters rather than a single large one.
Forum: Equipment   06-08-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 683
Posted By RainSong
I've used mine for about 4 years now. I ended up...

I've used mine for about 4 years now. I ended up replacing the solenoid (old one would stick in the open position) and the bubble counter (plastic cracked ... replaced with glass).

The regulator...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-30-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 903
Posted By RainSong
My kids "won" a small fish bowl with 2 goldfish...

My kids "won" a small fish bowl with 2 goldfish at Elementary school 4 years ago at a raffle. I now have a 90 gallon and two 10 gallon tanks ...
Forum: Lighting   05-27-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 831
Posted By RainSong
+1 on A H Supply.

+1 on A H Supply.
Forum: Equipment   05-26-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By RainSong
Just reporting back. Even with about 75%...

Just reporting back. Even with about 75% drained, the tank would not budge and I lost my nerve -- imagining a broken stand and a tank on its side :)

However, my daughter was able to slide her...
Forum: Equipment   05-23-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,031
Posted By RainSong
+1 Eheim 2217

+1 Eheim 2217
Forum: Fish   05-22-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By RainSong
It looks like my Irian Red female.

It looks like my Irian Red female.
Forum: Equipment   05-21-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By RainSong
Thanks for all the replies. I will try to do...

Thanks for all the replies. I will try to do this over the weekend. What is "typical" as far as room behind the tank? 6"?
Forum: Equipment   05-21-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By RainSong
Scooting a 90 gallon tank a few inches forward

I have a planted 90 gallon acrylic tank on an oak stand on carpet that is 3" away from a wall (behind). I would like to add some window frosting film and color lights on the back. However, 3" is...
Forum: Equipment   09-27-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,121
Posted By RainSong
The ability of any heater (inline or otherwise)...

The ability of any heater (inline or otherwise) to maintain a tank at the target temperature depends on the Wattage of the heater, the size of the tank and the ambient temperature (the difference...
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