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Forum: Tank Journals 04-10-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,662
Posted By rustbucket
I check the Canadian swap and shop from time to...

I check the Canadian swap and shop from time to time, but there's never much :( Will keep an eye out.

It's really amazing what you can grow without co2. When I first started I had everything high...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-10-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,662
Posted By rustbucket
clueless, my bees are fresh, they have even bred...

clueless, my bees are fresh, they have even bred in fresh water for me, but I never saved the babies. May try again later. I was told they are Brachygobius xanthozona, but I'm not even sure.
...
Forum: Fish 04-09-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By rustbucket
I vote kuhli if you plan to get a lot. I had 5...

I vote kuhli if you plan to get a lot. I had 5 black kuhli's and saw them sometimes...

My Corydora seem to come out a bit more so make a funner fish.

I made the mistake of getting both...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-04-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By rustbucket
That does look like an ideal spot with all that...

That does look like an ideal spot with all that algae :)
But I believe they're nocturnal?? At least I think mine are. I have a good school of them, but they still choose to sit around all day and...
Forum: Fish 04-01-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By rustbucket
the worms may be planaria, not at all sure, but...

the worms may be planaria, not at all sure, but if so then something like a guppy will eat them.

As for daphnia, I have raised them with awesome success in a kiddie pool outside. Just put them in...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-19-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By rustbucket
Good start. Love the Mickey Mouse :)

Good start.

Love the Mickey Mouse :)
Forum: Fish 03-18-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By rustbucket
Oh congrats! It is possible though quite rare. ...

Oh congrats! It is possible though quite rare.

I have heard of eggs coming in with plants though, so if you have added anything new in the last little while that may be it.
Either way cool :)
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-15-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By rustbucket
I actually heard of an ex boyfriend peeing in his...

I actually heard of an ex boyfriend peeing in his girlfriends tank and killing all the fish :( I assume if you caught it though a water change should help??

My greatest fear is an incurable...
Forum: Fish 03-13-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By rustbucket
this is just a regular gravel vac? Sucking...

this is just a regular gravel vac?

Sucking on the end till you get suction is a much faster way. If your good you don't even need to get water in your mouth.

Or else hold your finger over the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-12-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,291
Posted By rustbucket
We need updates. Here's mine. ...

We need updates. Here's mine.
http://i1130.photobucket.com/albums/m539/Biteyourfingersoff/782123d0-ab32-4286-a473-a88436a52d02.jpg...
Forum: Algae 03-11-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By rustbucket
SAE will eat it and I think amanos will as well,...

SAE will eat it and I think amanos will as well, I only have SAE. I know they eat it, but if the problem is bad you may want to figure out a way to fix it. Unless you want to get a whole herd of...
Forum: Fish 03-11-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By rustbucket
Very nice!! The top and middle are beauties, the...

Very nice!! The top and middle are beauties, the third looks like he'll get big :)
Forum: Lighting 03-11-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By rustbucket
not sure what a weeks pay is for you, but I am...

not sure what a weeks pay is for you, but I am going with a build my led fixture, you can hook them up to dimmers if it's too much light and they come in a 72 inch length.
I have heard good things...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-06-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 25,408
Posted By rustbucket
I love mermaids, need to find one for my tank. ...

I love mermaids, need to find one for my tank. That's a decoration no one could complain about, she'd fit right in.
Good luck on the fry!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-05-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 467
Posted By rustbucket
Corydora will mess up a new carpet, they can even...

Corydora will mess up a new carpet, they can even be hard on an established one. I'd go with cherries.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-05-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,662
Posted By rustbucket
Update shot. Things have changed quite a bit. I...

Update shot. Things have changed quite a bit. I added a few more plants. I am really liking the way it is going. Loving the fish! My baby Congo tetra are growing like crazy :)

Debating taking the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-05-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 467
Posted By rustbucket
I don't think the ottos will hurt the carpet, but...

I don't think the ottos will hurt the carpet, but I have never had hc. My ottos are extremely gentle though and never bother anything.

I don't think the otto will help you out much for cleaning up...
Forum: Substrate 03-02-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By rustbucket
you could go bare bottom and just use floating...

you could go bare bottom and just use floating plants, or plants like java fern anubias and moss tried to wood.

I think it depends on the plants you want to keep. Some plants could stay down and...
Forum: Fish 03-01-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 297
Posted By rustbucket
I would give them some more time. I have 2 in my...

I would give them some more time. I have 2 in my tank and they are out and about all the time.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-01-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,662
Posted By rustbucket
Yes, I use plain tap water. I am in the country...

Yes, I use plain tap water. I am in the country and on well water.

I am loving no c02, and I do not plan to go back to it. Though there a few perks to c02, I don't feel I have lost anything in...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-28-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By rustbucket
I trim all plant roots except blyxa, that's the...

I trim all plant roots except blyxa, that's the only one that doesn't seem to like it.
Forum: Tank Journals 02-28-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,789
Posted By rustbucket
I'm no expert at id'ing plants, but that does...

I'm no expert at id'ing plants, but that does look a bit like ludwigia.

Don't worry about the amount of plants, with a little patience, you will have a great looking tank. It already looks very...
Forum: Tank Journals 02-28-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,789
Posted By rustbucket
Those pellets should work well. I like the wafers...

Those pellets should work well. I like the wafers because they are bigger and no one fish can swallow it before the cories get it, but the smaller pellets sink quite fast, so should make it the...
Forum: Tank Journals 02-27-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,789
Posted By rustbucket
new life spectrum h20 stable sinking wafers, they...

new life spectrum h20 stable sinking wafers, they go straight to the bottom and my cories love them, most of the other fish love them too though.Your live bearers will probably give the cories a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-27-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 967
Posted By rustbucket
I agree with this, though I love my corydora, I...

I agree with this, though I love my corydora, I got them because they are supposed to be "puppies". Well it took a lot bigger school the I had planned to get them to play. Same happened with my oto...
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