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Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
Just updating since its been a while, mostly a...

Just updating since its been a while, mostly a tonina / Syngonanthus tank now.
http://i.imgur.com/c3mracm.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/HAC4GFO.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/4hGIoRG.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals 01-20-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
I didnt like it, it didnt put out the right...

I didnt like it, it didnt put out the right spectrum, nor enough light for my taste, i went back to my 40w power compact 20".

I think its good for medium-low light, not high light.
Forum: Tank Journals 01-20-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
Just an update of the current scape, new lighting...

Just an update of the current scape, new lighting soon!

crappy cell pic
http://i.imgur.com/4DMUiER.jpg
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,180
Posted By mythin
I know this is an old thread, but I just ran into...

I know this is an old thread, but I just ran into this issue recently, after my solenoid plug shorted and i was without co2 for 2 weeks. When I got a new plug in and got everything back up and...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-22-2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
Some updated shots: ...

Some updated shots:
http://mithun.org/random/fishtank/ada/IMG_0182.jpg
http://mithun.org/random/fishtank/ada/IMG_0204.jpg
I love how regular old rotala rotundifolia looks. I have a few really...
Forum: Tank Journals 08-06-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
They actually recommend to buy them in minimum...

They actually recommend to buy them in minimum groups of 6, I only got 5, but I have 3 females and 2 males. I also have 3 sparkling gourami's and 2 badis in the tank, as well as 8 otos, 1 amano...
Forum: Tank Journals 08-06-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
Added some new inhabitants to the tank. Dario...

Added some new inhabitants to the tank. Dario Dario and Sphaerichthys vaillanti aka Vaillant's Chocolate Gourami. I really love these guys, I got 5 of them, and they weren't cheap. They are still...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-20-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
Just shipped off a ton of plants, just did its...

Just shipped off a ton of plants, just did its first major trim. Who ever bought my last plant package got hooked up and got about 70 stems of rotala mini butterfly instead of 20, and I decided to...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-17-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
What im talking about is slightly different, I...

What im talking about is slightly different, I have 2 different plants. One with pointy smaller leaves, it turns just as red as the other one. The other one has bigger more rounded leaves, and turns...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-13-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
So I got most of the rotala mini butterfly...

So I got most of the rotala mini butterfly coloring up red now, but i did notice I seem to have 2 different types of rotala mini butterfly
http://i.imgur.com/sMll8ZO.jpg

If you look at this...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-05-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
My rotala butterfly is weird, half of it is green...

My rotala butterfly is weird, half of it is green and small, the other half is nice and big beautiful leaved and red.

http://i.imgur.com/Yr5Lq7k.jpg
http://imgur.com/44ru9nC.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-30-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,396
Posted By mythin
A little update a week later. Added the new eheim...

A little update a week later. Added the new eheim skim 350, seems really nice so far, no more biofilm, additional water flow, and it also acts as a co2 reactor for me, because i put it near my...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,944
Posted By mythin
I got mine in today, its not that big at all,...

I got mine in today, its not that big at all, fits nicely in my 45-p, got it for 33 shipped to my door, might have been a pricing mistake. Its nice that it adds additional flow to the tank as well,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-29-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By mythin
Its just some kind of granite or zebra stone,...

Its just some kind of granite or zebra stone, something inert.
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By mythin
It might be your lighting is TOO high, I couldnt...

It might be your lighting is TOO high, I couldnt get my rotala colorata to grow straight up until I reduced the intensity of my lighting, too strong of lighting promoted horizontal growth.
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By mythin
LOL, its an addictive hobbie what can I say,...

LOL, its an addictive hobbie what can I say, those wine glasses were cheap anyway, i was growing out some peacock moss in there i think, haha.
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 290
Posted By mythin
https://www.google.com/search?q=water+sprite&rlz=1...

https://www.google.com/search?q=water+sprite&rlz=1C5CHFA_enUS507US507&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=vAfNUYLsO4X89gTF9YCgAg&ved=0CDIQsAQ&biw=1182&bih=658#rlz=1C5CHFA_enUS507US507&tbm=isch&q=cabomb...
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By mythin
When you open it to mist, you let the air out and...

When you open it to mist, you let the air out and circulate for a bit, thats all it needs, you can keep it on the rest of the time. I did not poke holes when I did it, and I had no issues.
...
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 02:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 290
Posted By mythin
cabomba green or maybe purple

cabomba green or maybe purple
Forum: Plants 06-28-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By mythin
you should never actually see water in a DSM, you...

you should never actually see water in a DSM, you rotted the roots/lower portions of your plants away most likely. Use paper towels to soak up as much moisture as you can, make sure its dry. cover...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-27-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By mythin
Must have been something on the surface of the...

Must have been something on the surface of the anubias, and not the anubias itself. I have 20 anubias nana petite's in my pureline crs tank, and hudreds of babies and adult crs with out issue.
...
Forum: Plants 06-27-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By mythin
Yeah I agree with kuro, UG would be a huge PITA...

Yeah I agree with kuro, UG would be a huge PITA to take care of in a 90g, it would look nice if you kept it trimmed weekly, but that sounds much harder to do in a 90. dhg belem or lilaeopsis mini...
Forum: Plants 06-27-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 2,410
Posted By mythin
There is a big difference when only the very...

There is a big difference when only the very bottom portion of the plant is submerged and the top is emersed. The roots will start rotting away, and you are at much higher risk for growing mold,...
Forum: Plants 06-26-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 2,410
Posted By mythin
Yeah exactly, I do this submerged too, its the...

Yeah exactly, I do this submerged too, its the easiest way to get rotala's and bacopa's to fill in a tank.

Say you get only 3-4 stems, if you plant all the stems at a really extreme angle, almost...
Forum: Plants 06-26-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 2,410
Posted By mythin
I would plant the plant still, but at an extremly...

I would plant the plant still, but at an extremly slanted angle, so that the rooted end can still be planted in the ground, but the rest of the stem can be laid flat along the surface. like

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