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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-18-2016, 01:47 AM
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Posted By Black Hills Tj
Thanks to Luke and Becka at Fin-tastic Fish in...

Thanks to Luke and Becka at Fin-tastic Fish in Bellevue, NE...we will be raffling a Chameleon whiptail(Pseudohemiodon apithanos) and an L046 Zebra pleco! The winner of the chameleon whiptail will...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-16-2016, 02:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Black Hills Tj
The current vendor list of the 2016 Great Plains...

The current vendor list of the 2016 Great Plains Aquatic Convention is as follows:

AznNutty's Saltwater Connections
Klein's Corals
Shipwrecked Cove
The Coral Don
Nebraska Aquatic Supply ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-04-2016, 01:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Black Hills Tj
2016 Great Plains Aquatic Convention

Here are some details for the 2016 Great Plains Aquatic Convention being hosted at the Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center in Omaha, NE on April 9 and 10! I have included the list of speakers,...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-07-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,075
Posted By Black Hills Tj
I don't currently live in Rapid City, but my...

I don't currently live in Rapid City, but my family still does. I received my BS in Biology from Black Hills State University before moving to Sioux Falls with my wife. I am currently in Texas for...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-07-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,075
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Funny seeing someone else from the hills around...

Funny seeing someone else from the hills around these parts. How'd you end up in Hot Springs?

Following this thread to see how your tank develops :)

Also, thank you for your service.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-18-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 958
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Do not forget, that unfortunately, not every...

Do not forget, that unfortunately, not every soldier makes it back home. These brave men and women volunteered their lives and made the ultimate sacrifice.
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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-18-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 958
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Go for it...i found it online. ...

Go for it...i found it online.

http://www.strangedangers.com/images/content/181952.jpg
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-18-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 958
Posted By Black Hills Tj
BHTJs 4th of July/Military Appreciation Results

First of all, I'd like to take a moment to once again thank our past and present men and women of the armed services, as well as their families. Signing on the dotted line takes a lot of guts, and...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   07-18-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By Black Hills Tj
So I'm not the only one that was rolling as I...

So I'm not the only one that was rolling as I attempted to read this...
Forum: Photography   07-16-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,434
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Canon ;)

Canon ;)
Forum: Photography   07-05-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,592
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Toucans are seriously a lot of fun. I volunteer...

Toucans are seriously a lot of fun. I volunteer at a bird welfare that has one, and he is awesome. Great personality.
Forum: DIY   07-05-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,021
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Honestly, ask around on local reef club websites....

Honestly, ask around on local reef club websites. My local reef club has HOB overflows for sale all the time for like 20 bucks.
Forum: DIY   07-05-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,021
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Wiring up a float switch, or even two(one in the...

Wiring up a float switch, or even two(one in the DT and one in the sump) is an option. Also, if DIY wiring isnt so much your thing...get a Digita Aquatics Reefkeeper Lite. You can control your...
Forum: DIY   07-05-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,021
Posted By Black Hills Tj
If you have money burning a hole in your pocket,...

If you have money burning a hole in your pocket, I say go for it...just do it RIGHT or it will just become a pain in the butt. You talked about checking the DIY overflow whenever you do maintenance....
Forum: DIY   07-05-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,021
Posted By Black Hills Tj
For those of you with sumps, do you go through...

For those of you with sumps, do you go through more CO2 with your sump than without?

The only gain that I can see to a sump over a canister(for freshwater) Is a place to hide your heater. Yeah,...
Forum: Equipment   07-05-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,129
Posted By Black Hills Tj
I am not positive, but I would think you'd get...

I am not positive, but I would think you'd get less flow than a standard impeller.
Forum: Equipment   07-05-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,129
Posted By Black Hills Tj
AFAIK Needle/Pin wheel impellers are designed...

AFAIK Needle/Pin wheel impellers are designed and used in Protein Skimmers. The impeller, instead of having flat blade, is made up of blades with a bunch of small pins on them that break up bubbles...
Forum: DIY   07-03-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By Black Hills Tj
If it works then go with it, I suppose. But you...

If it works then go with it, I suppose. But you can pickup a cheap mag drive pump or similar that'll probably be a lot easier. Just make sure its rated for an adequate amount of head pressure.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-03-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,345
Posted By Black Hills Tj
I think a can of black spraypaint ran me 2 or 3...

I think a can of black spraypaint ran me 2 or 3 bucks, and I used a piece of a box to shield the trim. Painted all 3 sides in 5 minutes.

Also, if you are using the vinyl backgrounds, try using...
Forum: Photography   07-02-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 431
Views: 43,130
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Welcome, Bree!

Welcome, Bree!
Forum: Fish   07-02-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By Black Hills Tj
24x24 is fairly small, but you could probably...

24x24 is fairly small, but you could probably find some rainbows that would work. I just picked up a six pack of irian reds for 30 shipped on aquabid.
Forum: DIY   07-01-2013, 03:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Ditto...made me squirm when I read it.

Ditto...made me squirm when I read it.
Forum: Lighting   06-28-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,179
Posted By Black Hills Tj
If you aren't set on LEDs, I'll send you a brand...

If you aren't set on LEDs, I'll send you a brand new, still sealed in the box Current USA 4x96w 36" fixture with moonlight LEDs for 100+shipping. Comes with two dual daylight(6700k+10000k) and two...
Forum: DIY   06-28-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Black Hills Tj
What are you building and how many holes do you...

What are you building and how many holes do you need drilled?
Forum: Photography   06-27-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 59,144
Posted By Black Hills Tj
Faster shutter speed and sharper focus. ...

Faster shutter speed and sharper focus. Basically...comes down to your lens. You need a fast lens with a BIG apperture to make things easier. Also, an off camera flash will help a lot.
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