The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: mot
Forum: Tank Journals 07-28-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Yep those are CO2 bubbles in the first two pics. ...

Yep those are CO2 bubbles in the first two pics. And yes your understanding is correct and that branch does bend that much so that the middle of the branch is closer.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-28-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Rented a new camera/lens to try it out. Here is...

Rented a new camera/lens to try it out. Here is a quick pic I did in Macro mode with a wide angle lens. It is one of my purple pencilfish.
...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-27-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,059
Posted By mot
Talking Very nice tank...now go clean your pipes :tongue:

Very nice tank...now go clean your pipes :tongue:
Forum: Tank Journals 07-27-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Getting ready for contest photos so did a big...

Getting ready for contest photos so did a big maintenance today and decided to get the camera warmed up as well.

Trimmed the helferi plantlets off to clean up the look of it....
Forum: Tank Journals 07-26-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Link to the youtube video is on page 7 of this...

Link to the youtube video is on page 7 of this journal.

Bump:

Here is a photo of it in my tank. Tank is 45cm tall. Hope that helps.
...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-24-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,966
Posted By mot
I dont bother measuring any nutrients because i...

I dont bother measuring any nutrients because i dose EI and do 75% water changes at least once a week and usually twice. Which is why EI is so great...no worries about nutrient deficiencies.
...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-24-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,966
Posted By mot
Excellent read. Made me laugh but cause I can...

Excellent read. Made me laugh but cause I can relate. My last filter cleaning I had one of the rubber seats on the ceramic shaft pop off roll three feet and down the bathtub drain.

The first...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-22-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Yes it is just an emersed setup. I use it to...

Yes it is just an emersed setup. I use it to keep plants i may want to use later.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-22-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Yea...I only use the Eheim tubing for other...

Yea...I only use the Eheim tubing for other purposes like for my quarantine tank or making a siphon water changer. I just looked at AFA website and it is currently listed in stock. Look under...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-21-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Its been working great. No surface film and no...

Its been working great. No surface film and no adjustments. Just clean it when i clean the rest of the pipes.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-21-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Thanks. It is in the closet. Had an electrician...

Thanks. It is in the closet. Had an electrician pull an outlet there when I remodeled my home office. Then cut out a 12" rectangle in the drywall and fitted it with a conference room grommet on...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-21-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Awesome. Yea its counter intuitive too push it a...

Awesome. Yea its counter intuitive too push it a bit further on but it makes all the difference. The tubing should last you years now!

Bump:

Yea its really not that much more than the stuff...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-20-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
Ahhh yea try pushing the tube a bit further on. ...

Ahhh yea try pushing the tube a bit further on. Sometimes requires a slight twisting motion and it will release and slide right off. Works every time.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-20-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
I use the ADA brand for peace of mind. I tired...

I use the ADA brand for peace of mind. I tired the stuff from the hardware store but went back to ADA because of the following:

It comes off and on the lily pipes easily when its time to clean....
Forum: Tank Journals 07-14-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
You would really like how it looks now then. The...

You would really like how it looks now then. The rice farm comment is pretty funny. I modified the aquascape a lot last week. I know right...big shock. Removed a lot of the helferi as it was too...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-13-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
The brackets came from the hardware store in the...

The brackets came from the hardware store in the deck framing area. I cleaned them up and then painted them.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-01-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
Im not sure what you mean by melting? Do you...

Im not sure what you mean by melting? Do you mean going from emersed to submersed? I haven't had any problems with it melting. It grows really fast and thick and responds well to trimming.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-01-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
I dont know about standard or what is typical as...

I dont know about standard or what is typical as most aquascapers don't seem to post their photography methods.

I can tell you for me that I find it better just to blow on the surface as I take...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-29-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
I use a Canon 60D tripod mounted near the tank...

I use a Canon 60D tripod mounted near the tank with a wide angle lens (17mm) so that I can get the whole tank in the picture without the metal shelf piping. I use remote flashes as well. The main...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-27-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
Final Photo: ...

Final Photo:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/312/19205738072_3242e071a3_o.jpg

Hope you all enjoyed this journal.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-27-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,260
Posted By mot
Another outstanding mountainscape. You have a...

Another outstanding mountainscape. You have a good eye for perspective.
Forum: Tank Journals 06-24-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 17,362
Posted By mot
First major trim. ...

First major trim.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/345/18927633830_1cc6aab525_o.jpg

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/426/18495025143_4428cef072_o.jpg

Bump:

I pm'd him last week and he...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-23-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/497/19065352636_8f2b...

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/497/19065352636_8f2bf5d1e7_o.jpg

I just trim the blyxa like any stem plant just wack it with the scissors and also pinch off larger side shoots i dont want.

Ill...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-22-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 807
Posted By mot
Fun. I thought you all might get a good laugh at...

Fun. I thought you all might get a good laugh at this.

2004:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7792/17576137363_e02f2070cd_o.jpg

2015:
...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-20-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,495
Posted By mot
Four Month Update: Tank still looks good but...

Four Month Update:

Tank still looks good but getting a bit overgrown. Need to clean up the blyxa and UG and give it more shape and uncover some of the hardscape. With all my effort going into...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012