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Forum: DIY 08-31-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By player 2
Just wanted to thank burr740 again. Set up the...

Just wanted to thank burr740 again. Set up the generator like you recommended and no leaks, no messy silicon, and actually had to pour out some of my mixture because I was making too much co2 for my...
Forum: DIY 08-27-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By player 2
Lots of great information. My problem is that...

Lots of great information. My problem is that sometimes I over-engineer simple solutions. I'm going to try a different bottle and connect the lines like burr740 suggested. I did a simple test and...
Forum: DIY 08-25-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By player 2
PVC SCH40 for DIY CO2 Generator

I need to replace my leaky soda bottle setup and was thinking of using PVC pipe (4" pressure rated pipe not foam core). But I have heard horror stories of PVC shattering under pressure. I know some...
Forum: Substrate 08-17-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By player 2
That plant weight is perfect. I know I have some...

That plant weight is perfect. I know I have some larger chunks of eco complete that I could use. As for the shaker box, that's a good idea. I was thinking of using a kitchen colander but I will...
Forum: Substrate 08-17-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By player 2
The problem was that the store I got it from...

The problem was that the store I got it from trimmed them instead of giving me the root intact. I would rather not use sand since I like the look of eco-complete. If I sorted it into large and...
Forum: Substrate 08-17-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By player 2
Sorting Eco-Complete to aid planting?

I'm having some problem keeping some plants down. My shrimps keep deciding the base of some of my plants are a good place to look for algae and digs them up. I was wondering if it would be a good...
Forum: Plants 12-12-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By player 2
How to prep plants for shipping?

I've read a few threads where they offer lots of good advice. Don't wrap in wet paper towels. Blow up the bag. Use a box not a padded envelop. But one thing I haven't found was before any of...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-11-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,538
Posted By player 2
That is basically what I did. Eco-complete...

That is basically what I did. Eco-complete substrate, 2 pots of HC, and now I'm trying to figure out the best way to sell them since I don't have time to take care of them. :(
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Forum: Tank Journals 12-04-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
Dec 4th: Nearly full carpet and the end of the...

Dec 4th: Nearly full carpet and the end of the tank

It has been one month since I moved some of the HC from my container to fill out the bottom.

November 6th - moved about half of my container...
Forum: Tank Journals 11-06-2012, 12:34 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 25,940
Posted By player 2
Ummm....did you really put a 50 gallon tank...

Ummm....did you really put a 50 gallon tank (about 400 pounds of water/stuff by rough estimate) on an Ikea Lack table? I weigh about half that and I wouldn't dream of sitting on one of those.
Forum: Tank Journals 11-06-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
Nov 5th: A Whole Lot of Doing Nothing The...

Nov 5th: A Whole Lot of Doing Nothing

The past 2 months have been a very busy time for me. I'm now spending only 2 nights a week in DC and the rest of the week in NY with my fiance. As such, I...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-19-2012, 11:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
haha didn't think about it as speed posting. I...

haha didn't think about it as speed posting. I just wanted to capture my main thoughts in the early months. Going forward I'll try to keep this updated about once a week. Although my tank is in...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-19-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
I scrubbed the mold off and sprayed it with a 20%...

I scrubbed the mold off and sprayed it with a 20% dilution of hydrogen peroxide. Now its back to daily misting and trying my hardest not to mess with it.
Forum: Tank Journals 09-18-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
The driftwood pieces are from Tom Barr. It is...

The driftwood pieces are from Tom Barr. It is actually two pieces that I have sitting nearly on top of each other. Up close you can kind of see where they are the two pieces but if you aren't...
Forum: Algae 09-17-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By player 2
Whitish fuzzy mold in DSM

I went up to NY for the weekend like normal and when I got back, my driftwood had this stuff in a few spots. Also covering more of the driftwood is the greenish stuff. Any ideas of what it could be...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-17-2012, 11:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
Sept 17th: Got back from NY with my two pots of...

Sept 17th: Got back from NY with my two pots of HC ready to plant when I made a unwanted discovery. Something was growing in my tank that I don't want.
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Forum: Tank Journals 09-17-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
Sept 13th: After cleaning up my apartment of all...

Sept 13th: After cleaning up my apartment of all the aquarium stuff that was laying around, I went back at the suggestion of Garuf and adjusted the substrate. It was not as easy as I thought. The...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-17-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
September 12: My driftwood has been soaking for a...

September 12: My driftwood has been soaking for a week now and its not floating anymore. I could leave it to soak longer but I want to continue with my layout and there wasn't a lot of tannins in the...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-17-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
June: Moved cross country for fiance's school....

June: Moved cross country for fiance's school. She's attending school a few hours away and I transferred to my head office. Since she is going to have the dog, figured I needed something to occupy my...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-17-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By player 2
Kindergarten: First tank - 29g

Goal: To learn what works, what doesn't, and what doesn't matter using budget components.

I started getting interested in making a planted aquarium around June 2012 and have spent a fair amount...
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