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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates Yesterday, 10:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By Absolut Talent
I am going to wager a guess that its just not...

I am going to wager a guess that its just not worth the hassle.

Using the crystal red shrimps as an example, they need good clean water with specific parameters. Might have some difficulty...
Forum: Plants Yesterday, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By Absolut Talent
Just throwing thus out there, but how are your...

Just throwing thus out there, but how are your lights? I was having similar issues with my wisteria, but after changing my old t8 light it improved
Forum: Lighting 09-25-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By Absolut Talent
Cant decide on a light- 20g long

I wanted to go with Led lighting for my 20g long.
Currently I have a bunch of low-light friendly plants (anubias, java fern, watersprite, wisteria) but I hope to add some sort of carpeting plants...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-24-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Absolut Talent
ive seen that site before, just wasnt sure if...

ive seen that site before, just wasnt sure if that was from glass to glass or the actual plastic trim for exact measurements.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-23-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Absolut Talent
thank you

thank you
Forum: Tank Journals 09-21-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Absolut Talent
I am pretty sure that algae on the driftwood was...

I am pretty sure that algae on the driftwood was normal. Seems most new pieces grow some as the driftwood "cycles". Water changes and a few weeks and it should be gone.

What size is your tank?...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-20-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Absolut Talent
Does anyone have the exact size of a Aqueon 20g Long footprint?

The aqueon site lists it as 13"x13"x30", which im sure is rounded
Is anyone able to give me an exact size on the Aqueon 20gallon long on the black trim? (just LxW is fine)
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-18-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By Absolut Talent
I have seen something similar with my amano.......

I have seen something similar with my amano.... but I dont think that she was actually removing them and putting them back. Was moving too fast to get a good look.
But the only choices I saw from...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-18-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 572
Posted By Absolut Talent
Where exactly do shrimp tank pests come from?

From what I googled, all it yields are how to exterminate them and what they are..... but I never have seen a definite answer as to WHERE they come from?

Planaria, hydra, nematodes, etc.... how...
Forum: Plants 09-17-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 413
Posted By Absolut Talent
I had some in my shrimp tank at first. Started...

I had some in my shrimp tank at first. Started with 3 that came with my shrimp
After 2 weeks, it completely covered the surface. Which wasnt that bad as it was the main plant in that tank. But doing...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-06-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
It is like [Ebay Link Removed] just a regular...

It is like [Ebay Link Removed]
just a regular ebay large double sponge filter on a Fusion 600 air pump .


I had 2 deaths in 2 days, and did a water change on the 2nd day after the death...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-05-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
Yes,i calibrated my test kit vs distilled, and i...

Yes,i calibrated my test kit vs distilled, and i checked my tap, no color change or very faint change.
I do not dose anything in this tank.
yes i treat my tap with prime before adding.

As far...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-05-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
All those numbers are where they usually are. ...

All those numbers are where they usually are.
GH and KH float around 10/11
TDS 180-200
ph was 7.4-7.6

Everything was constant. The only thing I didnt check as often was the nitrates.
and can...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-04-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
Between the filter and the plants that are...

Between the filter and the plants that are already in there, there's no more room for more plants
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-04-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
Tap is fine, comes out under 1ppm. Filter is a...

Tap is fine, comes out under 1ppm. Filter is a sponge filter. And is say it looked closer to 80+

No heat wave, temps constantly around 80. And how would increasing filtration help? If the nitrates...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-04-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Absolut Talent
Cherry/fire red deaths figured out :(

I thought my one a week waterchange was enough. All 3 tanks got one WC of 30% each week. My two bigger, more populated (african dwarf frogs) were constantly at 15 when WC was due.

Guess that will...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-27-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 357
Posted By Absolut Talent
I have had several ghosts in my tanks, never seen...

I have had several ghosts in my tanks, never seen them act aggressive to any other shrimp
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-03-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Absolut Talent
Pffft........i was thinking tri state referred to...

Pffft........i was thinking tri state referred to the Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana area.
Too far for me to drive.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-19-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,160
Posted By Absolut Talent
cool vid i just saw one of my fire reds pop one...

cool vid
i just saw one of my fire reds pop one today. Just like popping a zit :eek5:
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-18-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Absolut Talent
Ive had ghost shrimp disappear after a molt for...

Ive had ghost shrimp disappear after a molt for awhile.
But my amanos seems to always hang out in the open. Maybe its also because there really is no major threat to them (they are the same size as...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-13-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By Absolut Talent
I use hikari crab cuisine occcassionally, they...

I use hikari crab cuisine occcassionally, they seem to surround their food bowl when its there, but I dont see them going nuts over it
And I blanched some zucchini and froze it and drop one in twice...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-12-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By Absolut Talent
I sucked up berried RCS in gravel vac :(

Was doing the weekly water change. she wandered into the flow and I see her heading up the tube. I quickly pulled the tube to let the water flow back into the tank, she scurries off scared Im sure.
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-09-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Absolut Talent
thanks guys

thanks guys
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-08-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Absolut Talent
He's gone this morning :( What's the...

He's gone this morning :(

What's the lifespan of rcs supposed to be anyways?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-07-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Absolut Talent
RCS is lethargic and not acting right?

So i have a decent colony right now with Fire painted reds and offsprings. All seem to be very active, few berried now.

I do weekly water changes. Maintaining Nitrates below 5, GH/KH steady...
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