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Forum: Tank Journals 11-16-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
It's Been a While

So here are some pics. Water clarity is still kind of crappy, but I am slowly but surely trying to bring the tank back to it's former glory. It has been fun getting back into the tank, and the...
Forum: Tank Journals 11-14-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
Update coming this weekend

Hey Saxton,

Sorry for the delayed response. For a while, I was really neglecting the tank. I was getting really frustrated because the dirt underneath the sand kept creeping out around where the...
Forum: Fish 06-12-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
...and he's okay! A few days of fasting and...

...and he's okay!

A few days of fasting and he's back to normal. Thanks for the advice everyone!
Forum: Fish 06-07-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
Okay, I'm glad you all think it's just some...

Okay, I'm glad you all think it's just some indigestion. I will fast him and feed him a blanched pea to try and get stuff moving. I'll let you know how he's doing in a few days.
Forum: Fish 06-07-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
Ok, thanks for the advice everyone.

Ok, thanks for the advice everyone.
Forum: Fish 06-07-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
Frozen, then I defrost them in warm water.

Frozen, then I defrost them in warm water.
Forum: Fish 06-07-2013, 01:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
No, I read about that symptom, but i can't seem...

No, I read about that symptom, but i can't seem to see anything I would consider pine-coney.

This is the first I've noticed anything strange, so maybe it is just beginning?

I only noticed...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-07-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
Been a while since I've updated. Here's a...

Been a while since I've updated.

Here's a FTS:

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t260/raulfd4/FTS_zps921fa5a4.jpg (http://s162.photobucket.com/user/raulfd4/media/FTS_zps921fa5a4.jpg.html)
...
Forum: Fish 06-07-2013, 01:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By raulfd4
Betta with dropsy?

Is this dropsy?

Ammonia 0 Nitrite 0 Nitrate ~10

Healthy appetite, normal behavior, bloated stomach. I do feed bloodworms once a month. I've read online that this is untreatable. What do you...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-19-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
I actually do have a few in the tank - you can...

I actually do have a few in the tank - you can see one of them on the rock in the background of the pictures of the Cories.

I think there are around 5-10 of them in there, but I never see them! I...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-19-2013, 01:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
10 Week Update with Pics

Everything seems to be doing about the same as 4 weeks ago except for the Frogbit, Anacharis, Amazon Swords, Java Fern, and Hornwort. They are all growing nicely.

Everything else (Vals, Wisteria,...
Forum: Substrate 04-18-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By raulfd4
Not too deep. I even posted pics on the forum...

Not too deep. I even posted pics on the forum somewhere to make sure I had done it right.

The Vals do have lots of healthy runners. Slow growing, but green. I haven't pulled one of them up to...
Forum: Substrate 04-17-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By raulfd4
Dirt Substrate Capped With Sand - Compacted?

My tank has been up and running for 3 or 4 months now with moderate success. A link to the journal is in my signature.

This thread (http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=220729)...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-08-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,408
Posted By raulfd4
Agree that this show has the potential to be...

Agree that this show has the potential to be good, but isn't. They have a gigantic warehouse where they can make all of these crazy tanks, but they mainly focus on installation and stock selection. ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-27-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By raulfd4
Bump

Bump
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-26-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By raulfd4
I agree with the posts above. I've also had...

I agree with the posts above.

I've also had experience with both, and I definitely prefer the fish food method, as well. Using ammonia there is a lot of measuring, testing, second guessing, etc. ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-26-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By raulfd4
Is it bad? Will it go away on its own?

Is it bad? Will it go away on its own?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-25-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By raulfd4
What is the white stuff on my moss?

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t260/raulfd4/photo-10_zpsc07f178d.jpg

Tank is 2 months old. Specs below. No other algae issues in the tank so far.

The only difference in maintenance is...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-20-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,377
Posted By raulfd4
I would buy this based solely upon that dude's...

I would buy this based solely upon that dude's moustache and accent in the promotional video.
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 03-20-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By raulfd4
Okay, I'll probably just punt on this one. ...

Okay, I'll probably just punt on this one.

Thanks for saving me the headaches!
Forum: Tank Journals 03-20-2013, 02:07 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
6 Week Video Update

Had a few minutes to shoot and upload a quick video of the tank.

Link to YouTube video. (http://youtu.be/8ob1Np-gk5s)

http://youtu.be/8ob1Np-gk5s
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By raulfd4
Thanks for checking it out! In doing...

Thanks for checking it out!

In doing research for my tank, I stumbled on this guy's journal. He also used a 65 with a low tech setup and achieved some incredible results.
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-19-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By raulfd4
You can check out my journal to see how a non-CO2...

You can check out my journal to see how a non-CO2 injected 65 is doing. Choosing the correct lighting was a challenge, but the AquaticLife fixture I ended up getting seems to work well. I put a...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 03-19-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By raulfd4
Newb Questions

I want to make my first paludarium using some extra stuff I have.

What I have:
- 10 gallon aquarium
- AC20 HOB filter
- egg crate material
- window screen material
- silicone
- potting mix...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-17-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,714
Posted By raulfd4
Thank you all for the compliments. Here's a...

Thank you all for the compliments.

Here's a photo update!

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t260/raulfd4/IMG_1655_zpsdcdad486.jpg

Biggest change is that I cut the flower stalk off of my...
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