The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: nilocg
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   Today, 02:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,050
Posted By nilocg
Its looking really good, simple and clean, I like...

Its looking really good, simple and clean, I like it.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-20-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,050
Posted By nilocg
How is the cycle coming along? Did adding...

How is the cycle coming along? Did adding established media seem to help?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-20-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By nilocg
Dose whenever works well for you, its really not...

Dose whenever works well for you, its really not that important.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-09-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 665
Posted By nilocg
Does the solution that you are using contain 4dkh...

Does the solution that you are using contain 4dkh fluid and bromothymol blue?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-08-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,050
Posted By nilocg
Perfect

Perfect
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-08-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,050
Posted By nilocg
I think this would be a good option assuming you...

I think this would be a good option assuming you have something that can accurately measure out half a ml.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-08-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By nilocg
As long as its a relatively low tds its not going...

As long as its a relatively low tds its not going to matter.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-07-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By nilocg
If you are targeting a full ei dose(7.5ppm) of...

If you are targeting a full ei dose(7.5ppm) of potassium here, you would need 2.25ppm potassium from k2so4(you get 5.25 from kno3 and kh2po4). The formula on my page is correct for this(38g k2so4 at...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-06-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By nilocg
93g of KNO3 is quite easy for me to dissolve into...

93g of KNO3 is quite easy for me to dissolve into 500ml of RO water. Its the k2so4 that isnt quite as easy.
Forum: Equipment   05-24-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,102
Posted By nilocg
Do you think it could have something to do with...

Do you think it could have something to do with not having enough pressure? It seems with the quick connects more pressure would be better?? Not sure though.

Also, I dont think the clips have...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   05-18-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By nilocg
Anything over 7 and some of the nh4 turns to nh3....

Anything over 7 and some of the nh4 turns to nh3. The higher the ph and the warmer the water the more nh3 will be present.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   05-17-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By nilocg
Seachem nitrogen actually uses urea as well which...

Seachem nitrogen actually uses urea as well which would come in the form of nh3/nh4 depending on your ph.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-21-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By nilocg
Yes RootMedic closed down some time ago.

Yes RootMedic closed down some time ago.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-11-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By nilocg
Yes it will. Any nutrient that is in the...

Yes it will. Any nutrient that is in the substrate(whether its from the substrate itself or via root tabs you add) will make its way into the water column. This works the other way as well, where...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-11-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,103
Posted By nilocg
I make the gh booster using 3:3:1 by weight, I...

I make the gh booster using 3:3:1 by weight, I started making it a long time ago and I was told this is what the original mix was so that is what I went with. I will look to find the reference but...
Forum: Plants   02-23-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 411
Posted By nilocg
Due to confusing/unfortunate rules on this forum...

Due to confusing/unfortunate rules on this forum I am uncomfortable answering any questions for fear of having my account suspended.

Moderator edit: The only issue is repeatedly attempting to sell...
Forum: Equipment   02-21-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By nilocg
I can see both sides, again I think it comes down...

I can see both sides, again I think it comes down to personal preference and if one way works well for ya then go with that.
Forum: Equipment   02-20-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By nilocg
To each their own I suppose, as long as your...

To each their own I suppose, as long as your method of choice is accurate it really doesnt matter how you do it.
Forum: Equipment   02-20-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By nilocg
I would have doubts that this is true. Do you...

I would have doubts that this is true. Do you have a link to said fluid? I would be willing to bet that its simply bromothymol blue and does not contain 4dkh fluid(or any other known dkh fluid).
...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-20-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By nilocg
Adding iron will not in and of itself cause the...

Adding iron will not in and of itself cause the plants to be redder. Iron deficiency shows up as chlorosis which is loss of green pigment(turning white).
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-17-2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 504
Posted By nilocg
It is perfectly fine to use as you are.

It is perfectly fine to use as you are.
Forum: Equipment   02-17-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By nilocg
That or your forehead!!!!!>:)

That or your forehead!!!!!>:)
Forum: Equipment   02-16-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By nilocg
You are correct i have to be very careful what I...

You are correct i have to be very careful what I say here, but its not the drop checker that is the problem, they are all pretty much of the same quality and they all pretty much look the same. It...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-13-2017, 03:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By nilocg
I think either would be fine there.

I think either would be fine there.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   02-08-2017, 11:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By nilocg
I know we spoke but I would like to add to what I...

I know we spoke but I would like to add to what I had previously said. Thrive+ contains some urea. In tanks with a ph under 7 then all of that urea is in the form of ammonium which is harmless. As...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome