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Forum: Lighting 11-14-2013, 03:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,342
Posted By mo2vation
I always run then together. I like the way...

I always run then together.

I like the way the greens look with the blue lights on.


-K
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-11-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 764
Posted By mo2vation
Not that I've found...

I take a brush (Brass or SS) and just scrape them off.


-K
Forum: Fish 09-21-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By mo2vation
Thanks. Treatment? -K

Thanks.

Treatment?


-K
Forum: Fish 09-21-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By mo2vation
What the heck is on my Female Ram? Look like parasites... sadness

Hey

She's the only one in the tank with these.

Any ideas? Treatments?

http://teamdyfo.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Female-Ram-Parasites-2.jpg

...
Forum: Tank Journals 09-06-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,586
Posted By mo2vation
Small fish jump. Its just how it goes. ...

Small fish jump.

Its just how it goes. White Clouds jump. Rasboras jump. Endlers FLY. I have lids on all my small tanks - and STILL the fish occasionally squeeze out in the 1/4" around the...
Forum: Substrate 09-06-2013, 02:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By mo2vation
I have 6 tanks with this stuff.... 8 months now...

I have 6 tanks with this stuff.... 8 months now and zero fade.

I store the extra in a bucket outside in the SoCal sun... still no fade.


-Ken
Forum: Algae 09-06-2013, 02:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 440
Posted By mo2vation
How new is the tank? I had it bad. It...

How new is the tank?

I had it bad.

It eventually went away - a few weeks.


-K
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By mo2vation
I have 7 CO2 Regs. Ranging from the high end...

I have 7 CO2 Regs. Ranging from the high end stainless Victor dual stages on the high end, to the Bettatail-made pimped Cornelus single stages in the middle to the Milwaukee at the low end. I have...
Forum: Lighting 06-15-2013, 02:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By mo2vation
Nearly 6 months on one 4X24w, and just over 5...

Nearly 6 months on one 4X24w, and just over 5 months on my other 4x24w.

Perfect performance. Absolutely flawless.

I get 52 PAR at the substrate of my 26g Bow and 53 at the substrate of my 29g....
Forum: Algae 06-04-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By mo2vation
I did two very aggressive (better: Assertive)...

I did two very aggressive (better: Assertive) treatments.

The only plant loss was my Jungle Vals. Completely melted.

My Crypts were all fine.

My aponogeton ulvaceus (2 of them) took it on...
Forum: Algae 06-04-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By mo2vation
Did the One-Two punch.... now its green water. REALLY green water.

HI

I'm losing my mind here.

Background:

Have had as many as nine tanks - down to 6. Two 90g, 29g, 26g, 8g, 2.7g. Five of these tanks have crystal clear, sparkling clear, gin clear water....
Forum: Algae 05-23-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 54,112
Posted By mo2vation
A follow up on my treatment, above. Treated...

A follow up on my treatment, above.

Treated it twice. No more algae on the glass.

However, the water is still greenish. The tank is cloudy, to be sure.

And I had massive melt on my Vals....
Forum: Algae 05-14-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 54,112
Posted By mo2vation
Great thread - gonna try this today.

Soup. Pea soup. Unreal.... HELP!!!!

I'm new to this. I get that.

But Algae has never been an issue. We've had up to 9 tanks... all sparkling. Its been heavenly.

On my Black Monster - the...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By mo2vation
So where did you install this?

Not that I know what it is. Sounds like a piece you put inline and inject the CO2 into the input hose before it hits the reactor, as opposed to injecting it directly into the reactor body?
...
Forum: Equipment 04-22-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By mo2vation
Rex Reactor - what the heck am I doing wrong?

So I've built three of these now.

Actually, I've built more like 7 or so. I have three in service at the moment.

On my 90g Monsters, I'm using 2" PVC. The pipe is about 16 or 17" long. With...
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 779
Posted By mo2vation
You can still get into his sub pages directly. ...

You can still get into his sub pages directly.

http://www.rexgrigg.com/mlt.html
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 616
Posted By mo2vation
I have a Wet / Dry on my current 90g

I'm setting up another 90g and will be building the wet / dry for that one this week.

I will likely convert a 10g I'm not using into a wet / dry for my 29g, and retire my Eheim 2217 I have on that...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-27-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By mo2vation
Thanks everyone. I like they nylon ones for...

Thanks everyone. I like they nylon ones for sure. I cracked a fiber one the other day.

Ordered some Nylon ones.

-K
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-26-2013, 04:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By mo2vation
CO2 Oring... why would I use those wacky cardboard ones?

I have about 5 CO2 rigs... all of different vintages from different builders.

About 3 of them use this wacky fiber Oring... I don't get there. One other uses a soft ring and one, I have no...
Forum: Lighting 03-25-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 287
Posted By mo2vation
Grabbed another 90g, thinking of LED on this one. I know nothing about LED. HELP!!!

:confused:

Hi

I'm currently running 7 tanks (down from 9) - all smallish... 4 to 29g range. All doing well- plants rocking, fish goofy and happy.

I also have a 90g - 48" wide, 24 high, 18...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-12-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By mo2vation
http://www.dreamstime.com/wood-shims-thumb10486015...

http://www.dreamstime.com/wood-shims-thumb10486015.jpg

I use wood shims on the carpet.

For stands on my wood floors, I use felt dots.
...
Forum: DIY 03-12-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,117
Posted By mo2vation
Pull it off, run it in a bucket with a heater. ...

Pull it off, run it in a bucket with a heater. Or just pull out the media, and let the media cook in a bucket with an airstone and heater... no filter required.

Feed it a half-a-teaspoon of...
Forum: Lighting 03-07-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By mo2vation
Quick Q: Can I put 65W Power Compact bulbs on a 95W ballast?

I have access to a 95w X 2 ballast.

I only need (and have) 65w X 2 bulbs.

The pinning is the same.

If I put these 65W bulbs on there, will they:

a) light my house on fire?
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 787
Posted By mo2vation
They have them in LA, too. Three pieces of...

They have them in LA, too.

Three pieces of glass (one for front and sides, second for back, third for bottom) and they come with a bottom mat! I have three of them - the large, medium and not...
Forum: Equipment 03-07-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By mo2vation
Overflow design... trying to understand a few things

HI

So I have this 90G - it has an overflow box off center (likely to avoid the brace.) From what I can tell, its an 'All Glass' / Aqueon MegaFlow. It looks just like this:
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