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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-08-2013, 05:14 PM
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Posted By gregor
Can they simply be dumped into one corner of a 4'...

Can they simply be dumped into one corner of a 4' tank? (meaning not spread out). Sorry for the noob Q.
Forum: Equipment 01-29-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Thanks, I appreciate all your help. :smile:

Thanks, I appreciate all your help. :smile:
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Awesome, thanks. I think I'm going to order some...

Awesome, thanks. I think I'm going to order some Fluval Pre_Filter stuff for the mechanical stage:

www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001CZXZEU

...then pick up cheap pot scrubbers for the biological...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Here's another post that details a lot of...

Here's another post that details a lot of options. This is pretty much exactly what I was looking for.

http://www.monsterfishkeepers.com/forums/showthread.php?88677-Beginners-Guide-to-Filter-Media...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Eheim's sites is seriously the worst ever. ...

Eheim's sites is seriously the worst ever.

Clicking on the FAQ link here (http://www.eheimna.com/faqs/faqQuestionAnswer/7), for example, goes to a 404. Clicking on the link for the manual or FAQ...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Thanks for all the advice so far folks. It's been...

Thanks for all the advice so far folks. It's been a big help.

Also, I found this which has helped me understand what's going on here:

http://www.wetwebmedia.com/fwsubwebindex/fwfiltrmedart.htm
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
The problem for me, without any experience in...

The problem for me, without any experience in canister filters, is that "using whatever media I like" is meaningless to me. I don't have a base of knowledge here to start from. Thanks anyhow though. ...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Great, thanks. Are you saying that I should...

Great, thanks.

Are you saying that I should use this media in both the layers I point out in the OP? I'm confused, sorry.
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By gregor
Purchased used Eheim filter and have questions

Hi,

I purchased the following filter second hand:

http://www.thatpetplace.com/eheim-ecco-pro-2234-canister-filter-media-60-gal

...and I'm missing the bottom layer of plastic(?) filtration...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By gregor
How would you guys suggest adding diagonal...

How would you guys suggest adding diagonal bracing to that stand?
Forum: Lighting 01-26-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 107,567
Posted By gregor
They are sitting directly on top of a glass top....

They are sitting directly on top of a glass top. There is a little rubberish bar that serves as a hinge, and they make contact with that.

With these 13w bulbs, everything seems reasonable as far...
Forum: Lighting 01-26-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 107,567
Posted By gregor
Got the 8.5" lights, and found Philips 13w 6500k...

Got the 8.5" lights, and found Philips 13w 6500k bulbs. Four pack only $8.97 at HD.

It's bright lol. I'm glad I went with the 13w for now, without water or anything in the tank there is a lot of...
Forum: Lighting 01-26-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 107,567
Posted By gregor
That's very helpful, thanks! I'm going to take...

That's very helpful, thanks! I'm going to take your advice and grab 4 10" domes (if I can find them, 8.5 seems readily available) and put 4 13w 6500k bulbs in them right atop the glass.
Forum: Lighting 01-26-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 107,567
Posted By gregor
That's exactly where I got the idea actually. :)...

That's exactly where I got the idea actually. :) It's low rent, but I don't mind. My concern is penetrating the 22" (after substrate).

I see you recommend here:




...that the guy with the...
Forum: Lighting 01-26-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 107,567
Posted By gregor
Hey all, first post. What do you guys/gals...

Hey all, first post.

What do you guys/gals think of (4) 26w 6500k spiral CFLs in brooder lamps above a 60 gallon tank? Will be sitting directly on a glass top. Looking for low-ish light. Will be...
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