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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-20-2016, 04:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By Curt_914
Put some pics up of what you do... I have a spec...

Put some pics up of what you do... I have a spec 5 and am curious. If i do do CO2 I may just do a cheap plastic airstone type diffuser or a bamboo chopstick in the pump compartment.

Just what i...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-06-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Curt_914
The sowrd will deffinitly outgrow that tank. Not...

The sowrd will deffinitly outgrow that tank. Not sure on the species but I am willing to bet its a standard amazon and those can have leaves that can get 2-3 feet in length. As to the anubius my...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-06-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,653
Posted By Curt_914
Wow so 1212 views and I am the only one...

Wow so 1212 views and I am the only one posting... I feel the love :frown2:

So Here is an update on the tank, Still not sure what to call it but We have some good growth :)

Here it is on ...
Forum: Equipment   01-04-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By Curt_914
Stainless Aquascapeing tools, need recomendations

Hey guys I am looking for recomendations on a good affordable set of stainless tools. What do you all recomend :)
Forum: Tank Journals   01-01-2016, 03:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,069
Posted By Curt_914
Deffinilty put a glass top on. The fixture isnt...

Deffinilty put a glass top on. The fixture isnt water tight and will fail if it gets wet. Also warenty is void if there is signs of water dammage :)
Forum: Substrate   12-28-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,179
Posted By Curt_914
I have used both Eco and florite. They both have...

I have used both Eco and florite. They both have plus's and minus's. First both are good and dark. Yes there can be cloudy issues with both, and I never understand why people say th "wash" the...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-27-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,235
Posted By Curt_914
I always wantes a bio cube :) The ATi...

I always wantes a bio cube :)

The ATi sponges are good I have used them before. The one I want to recomend to you I havent had a chance to look up yet. But it is a dual sponge set up.

Bump: If...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-26-2015, 03:01 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,235
Posted By Curt_914
I will do some digging and get back to you...

I will do some digging and get back to you tomorrow on the sponges. As for air pump, one for a 10 gallon will be fine on a 5.5 gallon tank. If you build a rack of course larger pumps or even an air...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-25-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,151
Posted By Curt_914
Have always had these pop up on my tanks, never...

Have always had these pop up on my tanks, never had an issue :)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-25-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,816
Posted By Curt_914
I commend you sir on this very nice tank. There...

I commend you sir on this very nice tank. There are all kinds of people and Like you I shy away from posting to much because I have been flamed and burned on more then one occasion which has turned...
Forum: Algae   12-25-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 771
Posted By Curt_914
Randy i would be willing to take a few off your...

Randy i would be willing to take a few off your hands :) let me know if your intrested
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-25-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,235
Posted By Curt_914
If he stopped responding I say move on. He wants...

If he stopped responding I say move on. He wants more then your willing to pay. If he had it listed for $80, and you got him down to $40. He is probably going to hold out for a better offer if he...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-24-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,235
Posted By Curt_914
This is what I heard from the petsmart manager......

This is what I heard from the petsmart manager... recalled due to possiability of electric shock.

Thats how I walked out with my specV for $40 a couple weeks ago.

So I would also vote for...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-19-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 636
Posted By Curt_914
What are your readdings from the tap? I have...

What are your readdings from the tap? I have never knowen florite to buffer up. The onyx sand on the other hand, if I remember does affect the hardness in the water.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-19-2015, 02:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,856
Posted By Curt_914
Looks great so far. I had a hydor in line heater...

Looks great so far. I had a hydor in line heater and loved it till it failed in the off possistion, just outside of warenty. I Just couldent bring myself to spend the money on another inline heater....
Forum: Substrate   12-14-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By Curt_914
ph buffering substrate for shrimp and betta

Looking at some different things, an I know ADA is going to be the most recomended option, how ever what other substrate is tgere? Is tge Fluval stratum any good? I know that it was questionable in...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-13-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By Curt_914
Yep you did :P i am happy with it yes. An...

Yep you did :P i am happy with it yes. An everyone loves a discount. Now to find a place to set it up. Cant wait to give this a test drive.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-12-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By Curt_914
new mwmbwr to the fluval SPEC V club

Hey huys so I have to share. I am now a member of the SPEC V club. I went to get my daughters tank ysesterday and was told that the tanks were all recalled due to a shock hazzard... um well duh,...
Forum: Equipment   12-10-2015, 04:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By Curt_914
Is space a concern, yes and no. It is more an...

Is space a concern, yes and no. It is more an intrest factor for our daughter. She has asked a couple times about having a pet snake, or pet fish, or her own cat. We have all of the above.

My...
Forum: Equipment   12-09-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By Curt_914
Thanks guys. Just to re interate wife says...

Thanks guys.

Just to re interate wife says no on a 10 gallon :P

I am looking more for recomendations on a manufacture/tank type then anything. Ease of use, set up, etc...

Thoughts, we are...
Forum: Equipment   12-09-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By Curt_914
need recomendations on a tank...

Hey guys. So I have the green light on getting my daughter a tank for her birthday in january. It will be her tank and dont know if it will go in her room or in the living room. Any ways, I am...
Forum: Equipment   12-09-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By Curt_914
Got my 5.5 gallon at petco 3 weeks ago. I am...

Got my 5.5 gallon at petco 3 weeks ago. I am currently having issues tracking down a 2.5 gallon right now.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   12-05-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 984
Posted By Curt_914
What about throwing some corries in the tank for...

What about throwing some corries in the tank for the worms? Mhen I kept dwarf corries I never saw any issues with them going after shrimplets.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-05-2015, 02:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,462
Posted By Curt_914
See if store will buy them back. And get a...

See if store will buy them back. And get a different feature fish :) thats my oppinion. You realky need to keep discus in odd numbers same as angel fish this is to spread aggression. If you want to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   12-01-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By Curt_914
Thumbs up need help chooseing a filter

Hey guys so I need help chooseing a filter for my nano tanks. I am looking for recomendationts for either a hangon tank filter like the tetra filters, but something I can controll flow rates. Ar a...
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