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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-29-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,725
Posted By random_alias
When on patrol, I used a blackbear 1050 borealis...

When on patrol, I used a blackbear 1050 borealis with the rolls royce battery pack. I ordered a spare battery pack. When the first pack would start to die out, I just popped a new pack in and kept on...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2011, 04:19 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 164,250
Posted By random_alias
I'm using those pipes with a SunSun 303-B. Heat...

I'm using those pipes with a SunSun 303-B. Heat the tubing [in hot water] and slip it over the pipes. By Jove, it's far from a loose fit! You'll discover the power of the fit when you try to remove...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 01-25-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By random_alias
Take whatever your micronutrient volume is and...

Take whatever your micronutrient volume is and divide it by 4.

Extreme example: If you dose 4 cups of micronutrient mix, then dose 1 cup of Fe.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 01-25-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By random_alias
Ferrous Gluconate is also available. I see some...

Ferrous Gluconate is also available. I see some people talking about Iron Chelate 10%, they must get it somewhere.

Dosing depends on your tank volume, plants, lighting, CO2, etc. I'm dosing iron...
Forum: Equipment 01-25-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,190
Posted By random_alias
lotuspond2010

lotuspond2010
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,190
Posted By random_alias
I simply e-mailed the seller I bought my SunSun...

I simply e-mailed the seller I bought my SunSun 303-B from and asked if I could buy a spare impeller. He sold me one for $12 shipped.
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 39,208
Posted By random_alias
You could use a powerhead to create a strong...

You could use a powerhead to create a strong water flow within the container. In a closed system, I am not sure if there would be any appreciable heat buildup, since the water would not be able to...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 39,208
Posted By random_alias
Have you decided how to measure the results of...

Have you decided how to measure the results of your experiment? Most hobbyists use drop checkers, but drop checkers will only tell you if you are around 30 ppm, below it, or above it. Shades of blue...
Forum: Equipment 01-22-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 39,208
Posted By random_alias
Hi bricemarques. There are lots of people on...

Hi bricemarques.

There are lots of people on this forum that have great deals of experience in dissolving CO2 into water.

First, I'd like to explore some exceptions that you may or may not be...
Forum: Equipment 01-19-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 164,250
Posted By random_alias
If you don't or can't fix it, I might buy it from...

If you don't or can't fix it, I might buy it from you if you are selling it at a reduced price. I have a spare impeller for the 302 that I was mistakenly sent when I ordered a spare 303 impeller....
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 01-17-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By random_alias
For an ADA 90-P (approx 48 gallons) with high...

For an ADA 90-P (approx 48 gallons) with high light, high CO2, and fast growing stems, I dry dose...

1/2 tsp KNO3 and 1/8 tsp KH2PO4

then,

1/8 tsp CSM+B, 1/32 tsp Ferrous Gluconate, a tad...
Forum: Equipment 01-13-2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,047
Posted By random_alias
I had an Eheim 2213 that I used to quiet by...

I had an Eheim 2213 that I used to quiet by keeping a heavy rock sitting on the lid.
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,047
Posted By random_alias
Box it up and return it. If it's driving you...

Box it up and return it.

If it's driving you nuts then it's driving you nuts.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-11-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By random_alias
I haven't changed mine in forever and the color...

I haven't changed mine in forever and the color has stayed consistent. Blue at night, green when lights turn on, lighter green as the CO2 injection progresses, yellow when I stop surface agitation. ...
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,047
Posted By random_alias
Are you running CO2 into the Eheim intake? That...

Are you running CO2 into the Eheim intake? That can cause noise.

Give it a few days. If, after a few days of running (and a little shaking to shake loose air pockets), it is still annoying you,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-11-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By random_alias
Premixed solution.

Premixed solution.
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By random_alias
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-11-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By random_alias
Yes, I would recommend them. I use mine with the...

Yes, I would recommend them. I use mine with the suction cup to the side of the indicator. That way, when viewing the aquarium from the front, the profile is much smaller. You don't even see the...
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2011, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By random_alias
Sorry, I just saw your post. What did you decide?...

Sorry, I just saw your post. What did you decide?

I use a 303B on a 36 x 18. It wasn't too much flow before I installed an inline reactor, nor after. This was using it without the spraybar, just a...
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2011, 07:31 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 39,208
Posted By random_alias
It still works.

It still works.
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 164,250
Posted By random_alias
Agreed. I just tossed a small bag in the top...

Agreed. I just tossed a small bag in the top basket. Doesn't come close to covering all the surface area, but it still gradually turns brown.
Forum: Equipment 01-01-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 164,250
Posted By random_alias
I've owned 2 Eheim 2213 Classics and one Eheim II...

I've owned 2 Eheim 2213 Classics and one Eheim II 2026. I have an Eheim 2026 and 2213 sitting upstairs, unused. I am running a SunSun 303B right now on an ADA 90-P. I am also using an ADA metal...
Forum: Equipment 12-28-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 863
Posted By random_alias
In one of Takashi Amano's books, he talks about...

In one of Takashi Amano's books, he talks about using carbonated water to do water changes and how that got him thinking about adding CO2 to help plants grow.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 12-27-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 925
Posted By random_alias
The Xbox 360 hard drive is used for storing game...

The Xbox 360 hard drive is used for storing game save files, installing some parts of disc game files so that the disc games load faster, and for storing downloadable games that you buy from XBOX...
Forum: Equipment 12-20-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,445
Posted By random_alias
This is an anecdotal story at best, since the...

This is an anecdotal story at best, since the Ebay knockoffs are a recent purchase and I have handled the nicer brand pipes much more often...

I broke one of the nicer pipes, but I haven't broken...
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