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Forum: Lighting 01-02-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By 13B-RX3
Just a comparison for anyone interested. ...

Just a comparison for anyone interested.

First pic is just the 10k, second pic is 10k and plant bulbs, third pic is with all bulbs lit.
Forum: Lighting 01-02-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By 13B-RX3
That's the combo i am running in my 75g tank. It...

That's the combo i am running in my 75g tank. It seemed like a good idea with my limited knowledge and resources. I am running 2 T5HO plant bulbs (pinkish red) in the back, two 55W PC 10k in the...
Forum: Plants 01-01-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thanks for the reply. I ran across that thread...

Thanks for the reply. I ran across that thread when deciding what hairgrass to go with. I'll give it a trim this weekend and see how it does. Is there anything i could possibly do to help it grow...
Forum: Plants 01-01-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By 13B-RX3
Sorry about the pictures. The tank is still a...

Sorry about the pictures. The tank is still a little cloudy from a green water bloom. What appears to be flowers are actually he remnants of a diatom bloom. I am rapidly going trough all of the new...
Forum: Plants 01-01-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By 13B-RX3
Plant ID. Bought as Eleocharis sp. Belem.

I just want to get a verification that i got the correct DHG. I was wanting a short, low maintenance hairgrass but it's growing taller than i hoped for. Is there anything i can change to help it grow...
Forum: Lighting 12-21-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,564
Posted By 13B-RX3
I set the phone on the center of the tank, laying...

I set the phone on the center of the tank, laying on the substrate, and the lights are on top of the tank. Somewhere in the 20" range. The T5 bulbs are generic "plant" bulbs that have a pink color,...
Forum: Lighting 12-21-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,564
Posted By 13B-RX3
I just downloaded the Lumens Measurement app and...

I just downloaded the Lumens Measurement app and it reads the exact same LUX as the reading on the GPS app i used.
Forum: Lighting 12-21-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,564
Posted By 13B-RX3
I was playing with a GPS app on my Galaxy S5 and...

I was playing with a GPS app on my Galaxy S5 and i noticed it displayed LUX. I quickly threw it in a bag and dropped it in the tank. It measured 10,700 LUX. From the conversions i have found...
Forum: Substrate 12-03-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 13B-RX3
I ended up going with a layer of osmicote plus,...

I ended up going with a layer of osmicote plus, sts ranging from 1"-4" for the shape of the substrate, a powdering of seachem equilibrium, then a layer of mgopm sts mixture 3:1, finally caped with a...
Forum: Substrate 11-23-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 13B-RX3
How fast wold this happen? Would a dense covering...

How fast wold this happen? Would a dense covering of DHG help hold the MGOPM or at least conceal the bits of STS coming to the surface?
Forum: Substrate 11-23-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 13B-RX3
I wan to do a nice dense carpet of DHG, would...

I wan to do a nice dense carpet of DHG, would using the STS solely allow the DHG to fill in nicely? I had DHG and flourite in my 55g and the hairgrass grew in plugs, kinda like hair on a doll's head.
Forum: Substrate 11-23-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thanks for the reply, i did not know that the...

Thanks for the reply, i did not know that the osmicote contained iron.
Forum: Substrate 11-23-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 13B-RX3
Just a couple quick substrate questions.

Hello everyone, i had a couple questions. I'm setting up a 75gal tank and was looking into a couple substrate options. I had previously had a 55 gal that ran for a couple years without trouble till...
Forum: DIY 03-07-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thanks for the complements everyone. ...

Thanks for the complements everyone.







I don't mind at all. I didn't really come up with any of these ideas i just tied them all together. The surface skimmer has a smaller tube coming...
Forum: DIY 03-06-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
I'll see if I can get a video up tonight.

I'll see if I can get a video up tonight.
Forum: Algae 03-04-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By 13B-RX3
Very annoying indeed. I think i put a dent in it...

Very annoying indeed. I think i put a dent in it tonight. Right before i did a water change i shut the filter off so any pieces that broke would float to the top. I ran my tweezers trough my DHG like...
Forum: Plants 03-04-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,483
Posted By 13B-RX3
Stopped by the LFS where i bought the plants...

Stopped by the LFS where i bought the plants today. Whoever ordered the plants finally labeled them and you are 100% correct on your identification!

Thanks again!
Forum: DIY 03-04-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
I waved my magic can of krylon fusion satin black...

I waved my magic can of krylon fusion satin black over it. I finally got it installed tonight and it works flawlessly!
Forum: Algae 03-03-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By 13B-RX3
I thought i had it under control but now it's...

I thought i had it under control but now it's growing at the base of my DHG. I mowed it down and picked out what i could but it seems like it's coming back even more prolific! Is there any other way...
Forum: DIY 03-03-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thank you. Yes. There will be a sponge on...

Thank you.

Yes. There will be a sponge on the bottom and i robbed the little surface skimmer off the sunsun inlet.
Forum: DIY 03-03-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thank you! I am going to install it tomorrow,...

Thank you! I am going to install it tomorrow, hopefully it's an improvement.

If you think that's precise you should see my DIY titanium light hood (yes really) haha.
Forum: DIY 03-03-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By 13B-RX3
My DIY 48" spraybar.

A little over a month ago i upgraded from a HOB to a sunsun 304B canister filter. I never liked the spray bar that came with it due to it's length and flimsy nature. It's fate was sealed when i...
Forum: Plants 03-01-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,483
Posted By 13B-RX3
:icon_smil AzFishKid was right about the Lobelia...

:icon_smil AzFishKid was right about the Lobelia cardinalis. All the new growth was nice and bright green.
Forum: Plants 03-01-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,483
Posted By 13B-RX3
Does anyone have any experience with Nesaea 'red'...

Does anyone have any experience with Nesaea 'red' (if that is in fact what it is)? It seems that most of the info on this plant claims it is very demanding and not really worth the trouble. Any input?
Forum: Plants 03-01-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,483
Posted By 13B-RX3
Thank you! I have some reading to do now!

Thank you! I have some reading to do now!
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