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Forum: Lighting 06-30-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By tricken
yep bml and a dimmer is the way to go should get...

yep bml and a dimmer is the way to go should get you the reg 120 par at the bottem
Forum: Lighting 06-30-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By tricken
the bml xb will be ideal for you i have a reg and...

the bml xb will be ideal for you i have a reg and have been running it for 2 years it is dim to 70 % i get 50 par at bottem on 90 degree optics if i crank it to 100% i get 70 at bottem and 55 at...
Forum: Lighting 06-30-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By tricken
to be honest i didnt see much change on my par...

to be honest i didnt see much change on my par meter maybe at death rumble maybe?
Forum: Equipment 06-25-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 95
Posted By tricken
12 gal long is 36 inch wide not sure on going...

12 gal long is 36 inch wide
not sure on going 30 inch wide
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tricken
if my tank was not visible from all 4 sides yes i...

if my tank was not visible from all 4 sides yes i would do this. also my setup is a bit short on the hose do to my co2 reactor. The tank has been running like this for 2-3 years with no issues and to...
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tricken
yep on 4 foot or longer you almost need something...

yep on 4 foot or longer you almost need something to push the other end.

I do this in my 55gal tank
fx5 on one end and a power head on the other side
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By tricken
paint ball setup is ok most get 2-4 weeks on it...

paint ball setup is ok most get 2-4 weeks on it on a 12 gal long.

you could go a bit cheaper and get a bigger tank setup from a decent builder on here for 300ish that will get you dual stage. dual...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tricken
a ac 70 will do the job but to stop dead spots...

a ac 70 will do the job but to stop dead spots you will need some kind of power head on the other side.

I would get a 2nd one and put on the ends f----------f this should give you great flow...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 309
Posted By tricken
why not a sun sun canister or any other like...

why not a sun sun canister or any other like that, you will get the flow you want and no issues with surface or issues like a hob
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 791
Posted By tricken
no an old salt tank is fine, you will drain and...

no an old salt tank is fine, you will drain and scrub it with vinagar, then fill and refill and flush it again, then good to go.

but yes that is a great deal. just make sure the stand is solid,...
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 791
Posted By tricken
120gal, i would look at the used market cl will...

120gal, i would look at the used market cl will be your friend,

that as a new tank will be 600-1000 depending on stand and if drilled or not

need to decide what your going to keep fish wise,...
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 633
Posted By tricken
both shrimp tanks have ss guards the main tank is...

both shrimp tanks have ss guards the main tank is just open fx5 grill
Forum: Substrate 03-23-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By tricken
i have a tank with sand at 7 years no issues at...

i have a tank with sand at 7 years no issues at all 2-3 inch and works great in a 55
Forum: Equipment 03-16-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By tricken
heater will be tuff, i have a diy co2 diffuser i...

heater will be tuff, i have a diy co2 diffuser i built
intake in to a 1 inch cone to 4in pipe 4 ft long and a t at bottom with same reducer with a hole drilled for co2 to enter
water enters top...
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Fx6
Views: 305
Posted By tricken
no it has the orangeish colored balls non plastic

no it has the orangeish colored balls non plastic
Forum: Equipment 02-17-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Fx6
Views: 305
Posted By tricken
i have the fx5 sponges on outside and then inside...

i have the fx5 sponges on outside and then inside trays filled with the fluval bio balls and then a bag of pyurigen on top
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By tricken
I also have a 20 but i like tall stands, so mine...

I also have a 20 but i like tall stands, so mine fits also. it is 10 inch taller but 4 x the supply so worth it to me, keep a 5lb on hand just in case the 20 runs out
Forum: Equipment 02-06-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By tricken
i like a inline reactor, no cleaning no moving...

i like a inline reactor, no cleaning no moving parts, but do take up extra space, and no sprite in tank
Forum: Equipment 02-02-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By tricken
or cut the stop for the ac 70 to be even calmer

or cut the stop for the ac 70 to be even calmer
Forum: Lighting 01-21-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,018
Posted By tricken
bml had mine over 2 years no issues and you can...

bml had mine over 2 years no issues and you can dim it best of all worlds
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By tricken
yep soak in fresh water scrub and repeat and then...

yep soak in fresh water scrub and repeat and then use it alot of my stuff was salt once upon a time
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,853
Posted By tricken
the reg is a great unit works great, the bubble...

the reg is a great unit works great, the bubble counter ck valve is trash and leaks. Toss the ck valve get a good one and and a diffrent bubble counter and enjoy. the neadle valve is a bit tricky to...
Forum: Lighting 12-30-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By tricken
you will be happy with the 10k, i run just that...

you will be happy with the 10k, i run just that and many people like the pop of my tank and the colors it plays off, grows plants well also.
Forum: Lighting 12-30-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By tricken
maybe high near surface but as it diver under...

maybe high near surface but as it diver under more water it will lose focus fast
Forum: Lighting 12-30-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 630
Posted By tricken
cool idea wonder what the par is like at depth, i...

cool idea wonder what the par is like at depth, i agree these look great over rimless display tanks that are square. say a do aqua 25 gal cube.
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