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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   11-25-2003, 03:06 AM
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Views: 1,974
Posted By docone
I agree Bio-Spira works very well! I used it in...

I agree Bio-Spira works very well! I used it in my tank.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   08-20-2003, 01:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,287
Posted By docone
I agree!!! :lol:

I agree!!! :lol:
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   05-17-2003, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By docone
Where can you buy this stuff? Is there a link to...

Where can you buy this stuff? Is there a link to this product? :?:
Forum: Algae   03-30-2003, 12:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,864
Posted By docone
I have 2 SAE's in my 55 gallon tank. They keep...

I have 2 SAE's in my 55 gallon tank. They keep the tank clean!
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-29-2003, 01:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,204
Posted By docone
I would recommend Marine Labs Bio-Spira. It...

I would recommend Marine Labs Bio-Spira. It worked for me!
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-29-2003, 01:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,654
Posted By docone
I received my Vortex D-1 filter this week. Setup...

I received my Vortex D-1 filter this week. Setup was easy; however, it took a while to prime the pump. Once it primed, I had a crystal clear tank in about 1-2 hours. I sampled my water and given...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-21-2003, 09:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,654
Posted By docone
I just ordered a Vortex D-1 filter from...

I just ordered a Vortex D-1 filter from Petsmart.com I will receive it next week. I currently have algae bloom. I will let you know how things go.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-20-2003, 11:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,654
Posted By docone
Is a Vortex Diatom filter good in removing Algae...

Is a Vortex Diatom filter good in removing Algae bloom without rasing the pH? I hear it will not affect helpful bacteria.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-20-2003, 11:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,160
Posted By docone
Soft water is water that will sud (bubble) easily...

Soft water is water that will sud (bubble) easily with a small amount of soap. Therefore, if any soap is left it will sud. If is hard to rinse with SOFT water than hard water.
BTW, I used 3 parts...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-14-2003, 01:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,160
Posted By docone
I live in an area that has commercial well water....

I live in an area that has commercial well water. The pH~9. the hardness was of the scale! I did not want to add chemicals, so I use deionized water. Now I have my water at: ph=7.0: gH=10; KH=5. ...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-12-2003, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,056
Posted By docone
I hate adding chemicals to adjust pH. :evil: ...

I hate adding chemicals to adjust pH. :evil:

Could you adjust by adding Deionized water? You could then adjust the electrolytes.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-12-2003, 11:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,243
Posted By docone
Aquarium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. makes some nice...

Aquarium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. makes some nice test kits. The basic kit test pH, Ammonia, Nitrite, General Hardness(GH) and Carbonate Hardness(KH). The kit cost about $25 at your LFS.

If you...
Forum: Fish   02-10-2003, 01:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By docone
Did the dead Serpae have any "holes" around the...

Did the dead Serpae have any "holes" around the white spots?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-08-2003, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By docone
I like the Chinese Algae eaters. They are "like...

I like the Chinese Algae eaters. They are "like bumble bees." I have not had a problem with them eating the plants.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   01-26-2003, 02:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,204
Posted By docone
I wrote a thread on this product about two months...

I wrote a thread on this product about two months ago. I had high great success with the product. As far as I am concerned, they lived up to their claim!
Forum: Equipment   01-04-2003, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,458
Posted By docone
What's the address?

What's the address?
Forum: Fish   12-31-2002, 02:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,317
Posted By docone
Hi Cvarcher, I have a few questions: Is...

Hi Cvarcher,
I have a few questions:
Is the ich present on the other fish and to what degree?
Are the fish under stress?
Do you have activated carbon in your whisper filter?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-28-2002, 12:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,892
Posted By docone
Please do I am interested as well.

Please do I am interested as well.
Forum: DIY   12-22-2002, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,548
Posted By docone
I am looking to do the same thing to my 55 gal...

I am looking to do the same thing to my 55 gal tank. How long did it take you to complete it?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2002, 02:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,222
Posted By docone
I am through the complete cycle and I am very...

I am through the complete cycle and I am very happy with the results. I paid $12.00 for one ounce at the LFS.

How much did you pay for the Fritz-Zyme?;)
Forum: Fish   12-18-2002, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,300
Posted By docone
I agree. You have to constantly scrutinize your...

I agree. You have to constantly scrutinize your LFS. Seven years ago, I got ich from the LFS in town via a tiger barb.

I went back to the LFS and upon careful inspection, I noticed all the barbs...
Forum: Fish   12-18-2002, 10:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,300
Posted By docone
That's a bummer! How did you get it? Did you...

That's a bummer! How did you get it? Did you introduce new plants and/or fish?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-18-2002, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,222
Posted By docone
I got it at the LFS. One ounce treats 30 gals. ...

I got it at the LFS. One ounce treats 30 gals. It is live bacteria and I kept it refrigerated until I used it. I believe you can keep it refrigerated up to 6 months. I never heard of the stuff...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-18-2002, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,222
Posted By docone
I do not have any plants in the tank. I agree...

I do not have any plants in the tank. I agree plant may have "buffered" the cycling.
Forum: Equipment   12-18-2002, 02:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,192
Posted By docone
Don't you think the glass would act as a...

Don't you think the glass would act as a insulator? This may require higher heater input and maybe inefficient.
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