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Forum: Finnex   02-25-2016, 11:58 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By KenP
Looks like one of the 12 volt dc plugs for...

Looks like one of the 12 volt dc plugs for outside led lights.
Forum: Lighting   09-28-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 320
Posted By KenP
No answers to your questions too bad the flasks...

No answers to your questions too bad the flasks are soo expensive. I need at least one or two or maybe three...
Forum: Lighting   09-19-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By KenP
They are moving to a new facility. This may be...

They are moving to a new facility. This may be delaying your order. Call Cara. Seems like they do not respond to posts here as fast as phone calls. When I want an answer I pick up the phone....
Forum: Ponds   07-31-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,570
Posted By KenP
I use a uv light. In early spring the pond get...

I use a uv light. In early spring the pond get green. Within days of turning the uv on the pond clears. I quit buying hyacinths. As the koi have grown they tear the roots off. Plants never make it. ...
Forum: Ponds   07-31-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,570
Posted By KenP
Fishgal you ask a very good question that has no...

Fishgal you ask a very good question that has no simple answer or many answers. Fish food studies are often conducted by the producers of fish food so there may be a bias in their answer. Also what...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-19-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By KenP
Nick do a search for amano shrimp. There are...

Nick do a search for amano shrimp. There are several threads on the subject breeding. They will answer your questions. I am not sure fresh water algae will survive in salt water. It may die and cause...
Forum: Ponds   06-16-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By KenP
I used the pot scrubber type filter pad in a bag....

I used the pot scrubber type filter pad in a bag. Very hard to clean. Lava rocks may have large surface area but clog up quickly. Have not tried bio-balls. I use Matala filter pads in my waterfall...
Forum: Lighting   05-27-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By KenP
Olive could you start this post again. I am...

Olive could you start this post again. I am thoroughly confused. (Hoppy's pictures are viewable when responding to your post.) Your first post the box states 10.5", a later post the fixture plugged...
Forum: Ponds   05-25-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 815
Posted By KenP
Roy while I am not an architect the 50 psf is...

Roy while I am not an architect the 50 psf is low. For example if you weigh 150 lbs you would fall through the deck as would I at 200 lbs. however I agree that 2000 lbs is a concern.
Forum: Lighting   05-25-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By KenP
You make good points, space wise and repurposing....

You make good points, space wise and repurposing. My new setup will be with leds. Same low profile with more light.
Forum: Ponds   05-25-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 815
Posted By KenP
Good luck on your project. Not to be a wet...

Good luck on your project. Not to be a wet blanket but your pond may weigh up to 2000 lbs. when filled with water. Condos have not been known for their superior workmanship. No wild parties on the...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium   05-24-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 35,735
Posted By KenP
Impressive WW. The small glass container in the...

Impressive WW. The small glass container in the last photo, for humidity? Are there plants in the container? I also like the fan with humidistat.
Forum: Lighting   05-24-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By KenP
Spiral CFL's

I recently purchased one of Hoppy's par meters. I ran it through a couple of bulbs just to see how it works. Please note my run is far from a real test.

I used a portable 7.5" aluminum dome...
Forum: Ponds   05-19-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By KenP
Hello AquariumNoob. I am in old bridge. Pm me....

Hello AquariumNoob. I am in old bridge. Pm me. Stop over and check out my koi pond. Ponds are like most things in life. It could always be bigger. 6x8 great for gold fish, small for koi.

Ken
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-11-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 747
Views: 105,531
Posted By KenP
It great to know that the uneverything is also...

It great to know that the uneverything is also successful for you.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-10-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 747
Views: 105,531
Posted By KenP
Great news Rob! Which tank are they from?

Great news Rob! Which tank are they from?
Forum: Ponds   04-21-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,907
Posted By KenP
I grow my orchids outdoors from late spring to...

I grow my orchids outdoors from late spring to early fall. Never thought of landscaping them around the pond like you are doing. Hmmm. Need to think about that some more. Not to be a wet blanket but...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-03-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By KenP
Yes creepy. Looks like some mutant spider web.

Yes creepy. Looks like some mutant spider web.
Forum: Lighting   03-29-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By KenP
Wow I would have thought the led's would have...

Wow I would have thought the led's would have been much cooler than the t5ho's. 10deg. is 30% cooler but still thought the difference would have been greater.
Forum: Lighting   03-29-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By KenP
Wish you good luck with your warranty issue. Best...

Wish you good luck with your warranty issue. Best case scenario they fix it and you pay shipping. Being out of warranty any fix plus shipping may be as expensive as a new fixture.
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 828
Views: 102,976
Posted By KenP
Wow the tank looks great. I am sure the picture...

Wow the tank looks great. I am sure the picture does not do justice to what you see.

Just checked out your tank from March 7, 2014. Using a tv analogy your previous tank had more muted and softer...
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 828
Views: 102,976
Posted By KenP
Anxious to see your tanks with the new lights...

Anxious to see your tanks with the new lights wintu and rush3737
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 571
Views: 106,506
Posted By KenP
Like the Tardis.

Like the Tardis.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-21-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By KenP
Smeagol i think you missed part of b's post. ...

Smeagol i think you missed part of b's post.

"Id say your best option is to try amanos since you want shrimp to eat alittle bit of algae or excess food."
Forum: Lighting   03-21-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 828
Views: 102,976
Posted By KenP
I tend to agree that i do not like being charged...

I tend to agree that i do not like being charged for something before it is shipped. However it is easy to get around this. Order a product on the first billing day of your credit card not the last....
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