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Forum: Plants   11-16-2015, 10:53 PM
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Posted By mcaquatic
thanks for the input. we shall see what happens ...

thanks for the input. we shall see what happens

Hopefully mine come back
Forum: Plants   11-16-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By mcaquatic
Alternanthera reineckii 'Mini'

I just received some Alternanthera reineckii 'Mini' from GLA. I planted it a couple days ago and now seems to be "melting." Is this normal for this plant after transport? Does it typically come back?...
Forum: Fish   11-16-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By mcaquatic
I vote for water cow too

I vote for water cow too
Forum: Equipment   11-15-2015, 05:38 PM
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Posted By mcaquatic
refresher on timing?

Hi
I just setup a 55 gallon on Co2. I haven't run my Co2 tank for about a year now and am a little rusty. My Co2 solenoid is turned on two hours before the lights. What is the ideal timing for my...
Forum: Lighting   11-11-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By mcaquatic
interesting to know about seachem

interesting to know about seachem
Forum: Lighting   11-11-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By mcaquatic
Thank you for the input about the light. Not...

Thank you for the input about the light. Not sure where you got the half fert thing from. I played with Co2 levels and went from mixing dry ferts in my high tech 90 to now using seachem flourish in...
Forum: Lighting   11-11-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By mcaquatic
fair question. I started low tech and couldn't...

fair question. I started low tech and couldn't grow plants well but my algae flourished. When I went to Co2 in my low light tank and my high light tank my plants flourished and no algae issues. I...
Forum: Lighting   11-11-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By mcaquatic
Giving this one last chance whcih light

I had a planted 90 gallon running for 2 years that was mildly successful and i hated the tank. It was partly the mix of fish and the rest maintenance of mixing ferts and constant trimming etc. I was...
Forum: Lighting   03-10-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By mcaquatic
LED recommendation for Oceanic 72 bow

I was going to get out of planted tanks all together but figured I would give it one more shot. What LED would be recommended for a 48 x 18 x 22 to grow crypts, anubias and java fern. If it has...
Forum: Plants   10-12-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 211
Posted By mcaquatic
bog garden

Sorry didn't know where else to put this. Thinking about building a bog garden next year in NJ. I have read in several places that some of the venus, pitcher, and sun dews could winter over ok in my...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-17-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,070
Posted By mcaquatic
Thank you for all the input Just curious any...

Thank you for all the input

Just curious any good LED options?
Forum: Equipment   01-13-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
thank you will look into it

thank you will look into it
Forum: Equipment   01-12-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
if I get the manifold, needle valve, and barbs...

if I get the manifold, needle valve, and barbs recommended will I need anything else to assemble this or will his be enough (other then plumbers tape)? I am assuming they all fit in to each other?
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-12-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,070
Posted By mcaquatic
I do have single and double bulb T8 fixtures...

I do have single and double bulb T8 fixtures laying around. HOw many bulbs do you think I would need to run 2,3 or 4?
Forum: Equipment   01-12-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Posted By mcaquatic
I am going inline. Should I do two or is one...

I am going inline. Should I do two or is one sufficient?
Forum: Equipment   01-12-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
great

great
Forum: Equipment   01-12-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
So would it be the line from the reg to a barb to...

So would it be the line from the reg to a barb to the manifold and then needle valve out connected to another barb?
Forum: Equipment   01-12-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
thank you this is a great start, but I still need...

thank you this is a great start, but I still need a little more guidance on this one. Why do I need 3 barb fittings? Wouldn't the first one to be to connect the manifold to the tank and then the two...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-11-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,070
Posted By mcaquatic
thanks Its a tall tank so I am...

thanks





Its a tall tank so I am not sure that if that is enough
Forum: Equipment   01-11-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
I talked to Orlando, I would have to send the reg...

I talked to Orlando, I would have to send the reg back and have it modified.
Forum: Equipment   01-11-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Posted By mcaquatic
It is most likely a flow problem, but my reactor...

It is most likely a flow problem, but my reactor is really difficult to clean so I would rather find an easier option.
Rena xp3 and 2



thought thiw was potentially bad for the filter
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-11-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,070
Posted By mcaquatic
Light for a 55g

I am going to set up a low tech 55g. I will have mostly java ferm, anubias, and maybe some val or something. The tank will be on a double stand it it will be the lower tank. Any light suggestions?
Forum: Equipment   01-11-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
I have the atomic V3 reg. Can I add this to it...

I have the atomic V3 reg. Can I add this to it and how ?
http://greenleafaquariums.com/co2-manifolds-splitters/co2-dual-manifold.html

thanks
Forum: Equipment   01-11-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Posted By mcaquatic
My DIY is pretty similar to a Rex but its...

My DIY is pretty similar to a Rex but its becoming more of a headache then I want to deal with
Forum: Equipment   01-11-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By mcaquatic
splitting the line

if i want to run two diffusors off of one tank what is the best way to split the line?
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