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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-21-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By wingyuu
recent changes

So, I have a planted 10 gallon that I've had running for about a year now. For most of that time, it had an otto (he's still there), various snails (still there), and some guppies. Recently I took...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-07-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By wingyuu
tankmates for dwarf shrimp

Would endlers make good tankmates for dwarf shrimp? I'm looking for something that can tolerate higher pH, but still stays small.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-03-2012, 01:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By wingyuu
stocking levels for a walstad tank

I have a 25 gallon walstad tank that currently only has a handful of least killies in it (I still have a handful or so that need to be moved from their old tank to this one). There are ramshorns,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-23-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 161
Posted By wingyuu
Daphnia + Worms

Has anyone cultured blackworms and daphnia together? I read an old article about culturing daphnia with dero/microfex worms, but since I'm having difficulty finding dero worms, I though I might try...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-16-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 503
Posted By wingyuu
walstad tanks

Is using an air-driven sponge filter bad for a Walstad tank? I'm inclined to think so, since the surface agitation would cause co2 to gas out. But at the same time, there should be some surface...
Forum: Fish 09-13-2012, 11:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By wingyuu
The link returns invalid attachment specified....

The link returns invalid attachment specified. Can't see it.

Might want to upload it to a 3rd party image site, like flickr or picasa.
Forum: Fish 09-13-2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By wingyuu
Basic information needed - tank size, equipment,...

Basic information needed - tank size, equipment, water parameters (maybe), number and type of fish, layout/ornaments

It also depends on how often they hide, if it's in response to something, if...
Forum: Fish 09-13-2012, 11:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By wingyuu
There are a good number of snails in with them. ...

There are a good number of snails in with them.

As for dwarf puffers, I know of only 2 species. I think I have Carinotetraodon travancoricus, which are yellow-lightgreen with brown/black spots and...
Forum: Fish 09-13-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By wingyuu
Dwarf Puffers!

First, I finally have dwarf puffers again after about 5 years since my last one. Very happy with them, but they're not eating much. To clarify, I just got them yesterday from Petco of all places. Not...
Forum: DIY 04-11-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By wingyuu
Thanks for all the replies so far. I've...

Thanks for all the replies so far.

I've opted to try siliconing a mag float to a test wall. Anyone have any better magnets to use?
Forum: DIY 04-09-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By wingyuu
plastic egg crate

Plastic egg crate floats, right? I want to use some to make rigid moss walls and carpets. Stainless steel is nice, but bound to rust at some point (it's rust-resistant). Not good for my snails,...
Forum: Plants 03-18-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,193
Posted By wingyuu
Eriocaulon Parkeri

I'm new to Erios. From what i gather, they're all difficult to grow because they grow slowly, need a lotta light, like acidic water, not too much nutrients in the water but lots in the substrate, and...
Forum: Lighting 10-02-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By wingyuu
Also, do I need to upgrade the starters on the...

Also, do I need to upgrade the starters on the fluorescent lights?
Forum: Lighting 10-02-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By wingyuu
f15t8 odno

So, I'm thinking of upgrading the light for my 10 gal planted to 2xODNO. Right now it's two (NO) f15t8 bulbs. I've found a Workhorse 5 electronic ballast rated for 4 f15t8s with a ballast factor of...
Forum: Substrate 09-21-2011, 12:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By wingyuu
Doesn't MGOCPS (miracle gro, right?) have ferts...

Doesn't MGOCPS (miracle gro, right?) have ferts in it? I checked the scott's miracle grow website, and it states that the organic choice potting soil has [regular] and time-released ferts in it,...
Forum: Substrate 09-19-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By wingyuu
Abrium, it's mostly a planted tank with some...

Abrium, it's mostly a planted tank with some shrimp in it. If it's really successful, I'll up the population, if possible.

Madness, when you said a big difference between your soil tanks and your...
Forum: Substrate 09-18-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By wingyuu
new tank for shrimp

So, I decided to setup a shrimp tank since it's been several years since I last had one. I "plan" for a heavily planted tank with RCS.

I say "plan" because I already put one together, but the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-11-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By wingyuu
bamboo

So, I've been surfing the internet for plant stuff when I come across a bamboo charcoal shelter for shrimp. Aside from the obvious benefits to shrimp, the seller claims that this piece of bamboo...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-08-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By wingyuu
attaching driftwood

What can I use to fix two pieces of driftwood together (or branches or whatever)? I have fishing line, but making a semi-permanent attachment seems like it'd be a little annoying at times. Some...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-27-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By wingyuu
Thanks! Man, still have my newbie moments. Never...

Thanks! Man, still have my newbie moments. Never seen these on my other java ferns (at least I think, anyway). In it goes with everybody else...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-27-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By wingyuu
What is this?

Recently bought some ferns online. This trident java fern has some black dots on it. Not sure what it is, though I forget where I've seen it before (must have been years ago). I'm hoping someone can...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-24-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,118
Posted By wingyuu
moss, netting, riccia, and mesh

What's the best netting to use to attach moss to rocks? Not really interested in using cotton thread or fishing line. I'll try to use this for some java moss, fissidens, and maybe some others.
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-14-2011, 12:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By wingyuu
red cherry shrimp

When picking red cherry shrimp to buy, is color the ultimate sign of a good shrimp to buy? What's the best indicators? I'm planning to buy some online, but I notice that some sellers have more...
Forum: Plants 08-13-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By wingyuu
Epiphytic plants

I'm building a new 10 gallon planted tank (tropical). The back wall is covered in cork bark and I'd like to have some plants to cover up the seams between pieces. What are the smallest epiphytic...
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