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Forum: Plants Today, 03:36 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By nilocg
Unfortunately I would probably also get banned if...

Unfortunately I would probably also get banned if I answered that question. All that I will say is that there are different rules for different people here. Han was an unfortunate casualty of that...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters Yesterday, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 102
Posted By nilocg
Dry ferts would definitively be the way to go,...

Dry ferts would definitively be the way to go, but I am not sure of a place that is able to ship to Aus.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-30-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 415
Posted By nilocg
It does kind of look like something is eating it,...

It does kind of look like something is eating it, but could also looks similar to a magnesium deficiency with the darker veins and pale yellow leaves. Are you adding any GH booster? What is your GH?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-24-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By nilocg
Save yourself some money and go with dry ferts,...

Save yourself some money and go with dry ferts, they will last you a very long time for the amount that you spend on one round of seachem ferts.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-19-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By nilocg
How much is snowflake in larger quantities?

How much is snowflake in larger quantities?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-18-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By nilocg
Barley Pellets

Has anyone made barley pellets? I really wish I had a pelletizer but they are rather expensive.
Forum: Plants 06-17-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By nilocg
Just keep at it, eventually it will take root. ...

Just keep at it, eventually it will take root. Burying it deep so that just the tops of the grass stick out will also help.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-14-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 275
Posted By nilocg
Sorry for not getting back to you sooner. Looks...

Sorry for not getting back to you sooner. Looks like you got it figured out, but let me know if you have any other questions.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-11-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 325
Posted By nilocg
Do you know your GH? Or if you have hard or soft...

Do you know your GH? Or if you have hard or soft water. That first picture looks like it could possible be a calcium deficiency. Are you dosing any GH booster? I would also try increasing the...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-10-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By nilocg
If you are able to get the macros to mix you...

If you are able to get the macros to mix you should easily be able to get the micros mixed. What was your recipe for the micros?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-10-2015, 12:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By nilocg
Normal EI dosing is 3x per week for both micros...

Normal EI dosing is 3x per week for both micros and macros. You need to dose a complete micronutrient fertilizer, while the calculator only looks at the iron you also need the rest of the...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-09-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By nilocg
Yes assuming the following calculator is correct:...

Yes assuming the following calculator is correct: http://yanc.rotalabutterfly.com/
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-09-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By nilocg
To get to EI levels you will have to dose way...

To get to EI levels you will have to dose way more than 2ml per week or flourish, its closer to 15ml.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-09-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By nilocg
Let me know if you have any questions once you...

Let me know if you have any questions once you get the ferts.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-09-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By nilocg
Not sure why they would say that is fine, if you...

Not sure why they would say that is fine, if you are wanting to dose via the PPS-PRO method that link wont work because it gives you numbers for the EI method.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-08-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By nilocg
Honestly regardless of who you purchase your dry...

Honestly regardless of who you purchase your dry ferts from, dont go with the macro/micro mix, it doesnt contain any phosphate and really isnt any cheaper than going with separate dry ferts which...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-07-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By nilocg
I agree 100%

I agree 100%
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-04-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By nilocg
Ya that one will work, but not sure why they name...

Ya that one will work, but not sure why they name it after EI dosing, its not really setup with ratios correct for ei dosing so you will run out of kno3 4x over before you use all the k2so4.
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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-04-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By nilocg
If you tell us more about your tank we can help...

If you tell us more about your tank we can help better. Are you using co2? How much light, what size tank? Do you know if you have hard or soft water?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-02-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By nilocg
You should be fine keeping everything like you...

You should be fine keeping everything like you have it now for the couple of days it will take for your ferts to get there.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-01-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By nilocg
Putting the micros in the fridge will probably...

Putting the micros in the fridge will probably slow the growth of mold, but wont stop it from happening. Adding some excel to the bottles will also help. Even if they do mold you can still use...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-01-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By nilocg
You probably wouldnt need to use them, but it...

You probably wouldnt need to use them, but it wouldnt hurt if you did.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 06-01-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By nilocg
You are pushing the solubility of the ferts at...

You are pushing the solubility of the ferts at room or warmer temps as it is. Once you cool the water in the fridge the solubilities are reduced and that is why it falls out of solution. Macros...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 05-26-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By nilocg
I didnt think so either but I think that I...

I didnt think so either but I think that I recently read somewhere that there are many different thinks that go into the calculation of GH. I believe that it was Zorfox that had brought it up. ...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 05-26-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By nilocg
The problem with going off a GH test kit to tell...

The problem with going off a GH test kit to tell if you have enough calcium is that your GH could be reading at an ok level but still not have enough calcium. Its possible to have a GH of 5-6 with...
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