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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-07-2007, 12:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By PhotoJon01
Mine looked kind of pathetic when it first...

Mine looked kind of pathetic when it first arrived. I received a full bulb, but the leaves looked awful and there were only two. Within a week or two however I had a new leaf emerging everyday. This...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 10-06-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,968
Posted By PhotoJon01
I would be willing to ship you some SMS for a...

I would be willing to ship you some SMS for a dollar plus whatever shipping cost would be.
Forum: Tank Journals 10-03-2007, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 724
Posted By PhotoJon01
Could one of the mods move this to the Photo...

Could one of the mods move this to the Photo Album section. I accidentally posted this to the wrong board.

Thanks
Forum: Tank Journals 10-03-2007, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 724
Posted By PhotoJon01
PhotoJon01's 47 Gallon Tall

I've wanted to post a picture/journal of my tank for a while now, but haven't had the time.

Here's what the tank is looking like currently. I have a bunch of pictures of how the tank looked from...
Forum: Lighting 09-28-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By PhotoJon01
The ADA 30-C is only about 8 gallons. Would 42...

The ADA 30-C is only about 8 gallons. Would 42 watts of spiral fluorescent be enough for that? Taking into account the poor reflector and spiral bulb shape...
Forum: Lighting 09-28-2007, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By PhotoJon01
CFL Bulbs

I am looking at setting up an ADA 30-C and would like to purchase a nice desk lamp for the lighting. I was reading on GE's site and it sounded like you could use a 42 watt CFL (normally for 150 w...
Forum: Substrate 09-25-2007, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By PhotoJon01
Do you usually need to add anything to SMS?

Do you usually need to add anything to SMS?

I have heard of some people adding laterite, peat, dry ferts to their sms. Does this help? If it does how much should you add (percentage wise) to the...
Forum: Algae 09-24-2007, 12:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 805
Posted By PhotoJon01
Reklats, I was experiencing the same...

Reklats,

I was experiencing the same problem a few weeks ago. I solved the problem by doing several water changes and by cutting out all of my fert dosing for about a week. I have now just begun...
Forum: Substrate 09-23-2007, 04:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By PhotoJon01
What do you think of using regular Oil-Dry?

I have a bag of regular oil-dry in the garage. Does anyone have an opinion as to whether it would be a bad idea to use the stuff in a nano tank I am thinking of setting up?
Forum: Equipment 09-23-2007, 02:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By PhotoJon01
That is crazy...

Those big box/lumber yards need to develop better training. I've had a lot of experiences like that when I go to those stores. That is why I like to stick with the small ACE store near my home. You'd...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-22-2007, 04:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By PhotoJon01
When do you start and stop your CO2

For those of you who run your CO2 on a timer... When do you turn on the CO2 and when do you turn it off (in relationship to your lights). Do you always turn it off when the lights go off or do you...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 09-21-2007, 01:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 654
Posted By PhotoJon01
Thinking of getting an ADA 30cm

I am thinking of getting an ADA 30cm tank for my second tank. Anyone have any suggestions for what I should do about lighting and filtration? Is a 27w compact flourescent desk lamp sufficient or do I...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 09-20-2007, 02:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,857
Posted By PhotoJon01
Do you know who makes that tank?

Do you know who makes that tank?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-16-2007, 04:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 712
Posted By PhotoJon01
You should use some RO water. I also believe that...

You should use some RO water. I also believe that it is best if you get the KH to around 3-4.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 09-12-2007, 02:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,509
Posted By PhotoJon01
A drop checker would work. However, you shouldn't...

A drop checker would work. However, you shouldn't use the aquarium water in the drop checker.
Forum: Algae 09-08-2007, 01:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 885
Posted By PhotoJon01
I solved my problem today! After being very...

I solved my problem today! After being very frustrated I decided I was going to change my water two time in a row to see if that would help eliminate my problem. Well it eliminated the problem in a...
Forum: Algae 09-04-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 885
Posted By PhotoJon01
Brine Shrimp Contributing to Cloudy or Green Water?

The past two Sundays I have been feeding my fish live baby brine shrimp. About one-two days after feeding them this past week the water has gotten very cloudy. I am having a hard time telling whether...
Forum: DIY 09-03-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By PhotoJon01
Where did you get your supplies? What was your...

Where did you get your supplies? What was your final cost?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-03-2007, 04:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By PhotoJon01
What is the worst thing that could happen? I...

What is the worst thing that could happen? I guess your freezer could possibly end up looking like JRS's avatar, lol!:hihi:

J/K!

I don't think it would kill any fish or plants. I think your...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-03-2007, 04:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By PhotoJon01
Let us know what happens. I wonder if the cubes...

Let us know what happens. I wonder if the cubes will freeze at a different temp than regular H20.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-03-2007, 02:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By PhotoJon01
It would probably be worth a try. If you have a...

It would probably be worth a try. If you have a smaller tank the food coloring would probably be a bad idea. If you have more than 20 gallons and do regular wc's you probably won't really get any...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-02-2007, 11:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 636
Posted By PhotoJon01
I had the same problem.

I had the same problem with an order from a different online place. I was not a happy camper... I believe it is actually a design flaw in the cap made by SeaChem. I informed the store I ordered it...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-28-2007, 06:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,085
Posted By PhotoJon01
I have read up on this in a number of the forums...

I have read up on this in a number of the forums and most have concluded that the siesta is not a bad idea, but it also doesn't really do all that much good for algae problems.

Most say that if...
Forum: Plants 08-28-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By PhotoJon01
I thought the every other day dosing was for...

I thought the every other day dosing was for high-light tanks and for those who choose to go with the EI method. I am not going to go with the EI method at this time, though I will consider it again...
Forum: DIY 08-28-2007, 03:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By PhotoJon01
I thought of something today while I was at the...

I thought of something today while I was at the store... Garden hose is 5/8" thick. Could that be used to connect the XP2 to the input side of my reactor and then use the existing tubing on the...
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