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Forum: Plants 04-20-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By drewsuf82
I've used plastic mesh with craft suction cups to...

I've used plastic mesh with craft suction cups to hold it in place without much problem. you can find it at most craft stores, I got mine at Michael's in Florida.
Forum: Photography 03-30-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 678
Posted By drewsuf82
I had the same issues with my s4. Depending on...

I had the same issues with my s4. Depending on your budget you can get a decent dslr kit on ebay

There's some decent p and s cameras out there but you may as well spend the extra $100 and get a...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 655
Posted By drewsuf82
A tank that large I would prob look into...

A tank that large I would prob look into craigslist in your area, there's usually a few up there depending on your area.

Standard Size tanks, I usually wait for petco dpg sale.
Forum: Substrate 03-11-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 379
Posted By drewsuf82
I did because it's my first setup and wanted to...

I did because it's my first setup and wanted to make sure the humidity would be stable in this setup. I got it for free anyway because I had the petco dollars lol

I want to get more going. And now...
Forum: Substrate 03-11-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 379
Posted By drewsuf82
This! I use plain old top soil in my emersed...

This! I use plain old top soil in my emersed setup. I've had no issues growing plants with it. Check my journal below for a better idea on how I did it.

Emersed is fun and it's a great way to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-11-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By drewsuf82
A few questions.... Did you acclimate them...

A few questions....

Did you acclimate them to the water?
What's your parameters ph, ammonia, nitrite, nitrates, kh, gh, temp
These shrimp seem to prefer quite soft water

I always keep my...
Forum: Plants 03-10-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By drewsuf82
I just ran my first bleach dip. IDK how well it...

I just ran my first bleach dip. IDK how well it works but I guess we'll find out.

All I had was concentrated bleach so I did 5 oz bleach to 1 gallon of water (about a 1:25.6 ratio), dipped the...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 03-10-2015, 06:21 PM
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Views: 4,460
Posted By drewsuf82
I want to know what's up with Morgan as well.... ...

I want to know what's up with Morgan as well....

Best thing I can say about carol is don't mess with her...
Forum: Plants 03-10-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By drewsuf82
I've been doing some research on bleach dips for...

I've been doing some research on bleach dips for plants for some that I recently found. I'd potentially look into those. Everything im reading is 1 part bleach 20 parts water. And times ranging from...
Forum: Plants 03-10-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By drewsuf82
I was thinking that, but I've never pulled from...

I was thinking that, but I've never pulled from the wild before so I figured better safe than sorry....
Forum: Plants 03-10-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By drewsuf82
Plant Id please

Hey everyone. Went for a small walk today by a pond and found several stems of this plant. Seems to have nice healthy roots and some beautiful leaves. Can anyone give me an id? Also what do I need...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By drewsuf82
I use the same unit and love it.

I use the same unit and love it.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-09-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,536
Posted By drewsuf82
[QUOTE=Hilde;7540378]You could add a LED...

[QUOTE=Hilde;7540378]You could add a LED (http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=822521&page=2) 5050, 3528, 2835 LED strips for about $20, which includes remote and power adaptor, at...
Forum: Plants 03-09-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 302
Posted By drewsuf82
Hey Trey, there's some good advice on here :) ...

Hey Trey, there's some good advice on here :)

Feel free to check my setup as well http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?p=6777970#post6777970

It's pretty cool once you get it going,...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-09-2015, 12:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By drewsuf82
With the amount of minerals in my water, I...

With the amount of minerals in my water, I usually do it in a ratio 1:6 without much issue and that gets me to my target...

You can always experiment with your tap and mixing it with a few...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-08-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By drewsuf82
It's all genetics. I've had mixed batches when...

It's all genetics. I've had mixed batches when the only parents of breeding sizes were dark, I've had stripes come out, I've had light foot and dark foot, all in the same one. If you want to get...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-08-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By drewsuf82
Assassins + ramshorns (or any other snail for...

Assassins + ramshorns (or any other snail for that matter) = dead pest snails. Trust me assassins are absolutely voracious when it comes to spotting snails in a tank.

Word to the wise, if you...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-08-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By drewsuf82
Welcome to the club! Mystery snails are so much...

Welcome to the club! Mystery snails are so much fun to watch!

As for the eggs, when you refill your tank you'll want to bring the water to about 1/4 an inch from the bottom of the egg sac. ...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,536
Posted By drewsuf82
I'm not really impressed with the "remote" that...

I'm not really impressed with the "remote" that comes with the light. It's under a month old and I have to press it several sometimes to get the light to go on/off, although I'm sure that once I get...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,536
Posted By drewsuf82
Hey there! The light strip is a current led...

Hey there!

The light strip is a current led 6500k strip. It does alright but I'll prob be replacing it at some point. I needed to replace the coralife light which had been over it when it decided...
Forum: Fish 03-08-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By drewsuf82
The female def has a red tinge to her belly....

The female def has a red tinge to her belly. She's been plumping a bit since she got into the tank. She's also much smaller. The ones I showed pictures of has no reddish to his belly at all.
...
Forum: Fish 03-08-2015, 01:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By drewsuf82
This is my first go with this kind of fish. I've...

This is my first go with this kind of fish. I've got a male and a female in the tank. I saw that the petstore had them and watched for a good while and discovered that they were highly protective of...
Forum: Fish 03-08-2015, 01:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By drewsuf82
Thanks for the link. I had done a lot of...

Thanks for the link. I had done a lot of research on these guys, but was nervous because he would look so blue under the right angles of light. I've bookmarked the page.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2015, 01:41 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,536
Posted By drewsuf82
So I wanted to share just a few more pics of...

So I wanted to share just a few more pics of these beautiful fish. They've been settling in, and I've been doing a lot of water changes working on lowering the TDS and water hardness down for them. ...
Forum: Fish 03-08-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 392
Posted By drewsuf82
Thanks for the replies, I was a bit nervous...

Thanks for the replies, I was a bit nervous because he would turn so blue under the right angles of light. I'm really loving these fish, they def have personality.
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