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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-13-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,031
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Blah blah blah. If you like it and it makes you...

Blah blah blah. If you like it and it makes you happy, and you enjoy the amount of maintenance required, then mission accomplished. The tank looks good (better than most of the pictures people post...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-12-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 661
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Mix apple snails, ramshorn, and trumpet snails. ...

Mix apple snails, ramshorn, and trumpet snails. Give them two weeks in the tank. Then add 10 assassin snails. You will have a pleasant variety and the assassins will keep them in check. Depending...
Forum: Fish 07-15-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
If you know what you are doing you can keep...

If you know what you are doing you can keep Goldfish with plants. Most people on this site are clueless but post opinions represented as fact. Just because you read something doesn't make it true. ...
Forum: Fish 06-10-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,388
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
It's your biological filtration clearly. Few...

It's your biological filtration clearly. Few people realize how much spikes can affect fish, even subtle ones. Want to find out, add some porous stuff to your tank, leave it for a few weeks (allow...
Forum: Fish 05-29-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,388
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Low or poor oxygen on the bottom of your tank...

Low or poor oxygen on the bottom of your tank possibly. This is common. Since you didn't add any new fish I would rule out disease generally. As waste builds up on the bottom it gets more toxic...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-16-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 777
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Subwassertang Low-Tech

So, continuing my mad-scientist like experimentation on the path to making up my mind before my massive project, someone gave me Subwassertang tied to plexiglass. I put it into my 55g Corner tank...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-07-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 794
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Here is a novel idea: Keep the money, buy...

Here is a novel idea: Keep the money, buy another tank for the Cardinals, continue your Bubba Gump style shrimp operation afterwards. During that time that you won't be raising money, find local...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-02-2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
I am going to build plexi-glass boxes with holes...

I am going to build plexi-glass boxes with holes drilled that only let fry escape, not adults. These holes will allow water in, keep predators out, allow fry to colonize the tank if possible and...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-01-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Went to Pacific Aquarium in Manhattan today to...

Went to Pacific Aquarium in Manhattan today to discuss my idea and get some actual insight based on experience. I was conclusively told it will 100% work with what I plan to do (one employee...
Forum: Plants 05-01-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,090
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Alas 14 days after the plants in one specific...

Alas 14 days after the plants in one specific tank are going super strong, the other two tanks I put them in they melted away/were eaten by fish. This plant is 100% able to be grown effectively in...
Forum: Plants 04-20-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,090
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
You are correct, those I planted melted away (and...

You are correct, those I planted melted away (and initially were readily eaten by fish as well). But, the floating stems I left are doing well, growing like H. Sunset almost. Lots of light though. ...
Forum: Plants 04-17-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Elatine minima Small Waterwort

This plant isn't in the database here, I just wanted to see if anyone had any experience with it. I do a lot of fishing in remote and unknown places, mainly freshwater and last week me and a fellow...
Forum: Plants 04-16-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,090
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
New Plant Elatine minima Small Waterwort

So, I go fishing in nature preserves and other places where I am clearly not allowed. As a known staunch conservationist I am allowed to frolic in such areas unimpeded. This is the first time I...
Forum: DIY 04-07-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 618
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Corner Tank Canopy DIY Help

So after reading I'm still up in the air on what to do for my lighting. I was thinking like 20 regular bulbs or hanging T5 fixture. Hanging can be chained/pulley from ceiling or on "arms," but for...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-27-2011, 03:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Challenger tank - all species

Ok, tank will be 72 Gal Bowfront. Challenge: inverts, fish, and plants, all together.

Your suggestions please only one for each.

Ex:

Invert: Cherry Red Shrimp

Fish: Otto
Forum: Lighting 03-22-2011, 10:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,239
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
More Details

So, T5HO Hydroponic Fixtures are legit. I will say they do lack features which for the price makes it a matter of whether you want it. If you average out the value for your time, depending on what...
Forum: Lighting 03-13-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,239
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Must read cheap t5

With all of the great minds here I'm surprised I haven't found a post addressing this. So I called as many of the online aquarium T5 light sellers because at this point I just want to pay and get...
Forum: Lighting 03-12-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
54 Gal Corner Tank Lighting Troubles

One of my tanks is a 54 Gal Corner Tank, 27.5"x27.5"x37" (using tape measure). After speaking with various online plant and light websites on the phone at length, I was told custom was the only way...
Forum: Substrate 03-10-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 503
Posted By Greg-Brooklyn-NYC
Where to Find Any/All Substrate Components

For anyone looking to make their own substrate, here are some time-saving, helpful hints. An issue I had when going out and looking store to store was that local aquarium/pet shops either didn't...
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