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Forum: Plants 07-17-2010, 11:54 PM
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Posted By Fallen_angel42
29G I do EI fertilizing, my light is 2 24W T-5, I...

29G I do EI fertilizing, my light is 2 24W T-5, I have The Hagen CO2 ladder, and another 2 liter bottle smashed into the intake of my filter. My CO2 drop checker is green so I know I'm good with CO2....
Forum: Plants 07-17-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,573
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Why is my Cabomba Carolina turning white?

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Alright, hopefully that picture will show....but anyhow, does anyone know why...
Forum: Lighting 07-16-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Thanks for all your help Hoppy, I'm pretty sure...

Thanks for all your help Hoppy, I'm pretty sure I'll go with what you did, I like how I would be able to change the intensity whenever I want. It'll be low-light right now for a RCS breeding, but...
Forum: Lighting 07-15-2010, 04:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Could I get away with using one on one side of...

Could I get away with using one on one side of the tank? and grow most of the plants on that side, and see if I can try to get some to grow on the other side? Plus, could I use 2 bulbs types, like...
Forum: Lighting 07-15-2010, 03:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
hhmm...I might try those, should I do one or 2...

hhmm...I might try those, should I do one or 2 fixtures, and what wattage of the bulb do you recommend. an how high should I suspend them, yours look really high.
P.S. what do you mean by hiding the...
Forum: Lighting 07-15-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Okay, I see how you did it, now, where would I...

Okay, I see how you did it, now, where would I get some of those HD worklights? How much do they cost to, is it cheaper and more effective than T5's?
Forum: Lighting 07-14-2010, 01:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Hold up, I'm not quite understanding what you...

Hold up, I'm not quite understanding what you would do...could you explain it in better detail =/ sorry
Forum: Lighting 07-13-2010, 05:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Oh I know, I was planning on either getting a NO...

Oh I know, I was planning on either getting a NO or HO fixture...it all depends really
Forum: Lighting 07-13-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Yes, sorry I meant T5NO, I'll try that out, at...

Yes, sorry I meant T5NO, I'll try that out, at about 1-2 inches above the water. From what I've heard, even T5NO can be really strong for a ten gallon. I'm trying not to go with the incandescent hood...
Forum: Lighting 07-13-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
First, I think I'll try the T5HO without...

First, I think I'll try the T5HO without reflectors a few inches above the water and see how it goes and then add reflectors....I hate ten gallons, they're such a pain with lighting.... I'm really...
Forum: Lighting 07-12-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Also hoppy, If I just took the T5NO bulb and put...

Also hoppy, If I just took the T5NO bulb and put it 2 inches from the water...or 12 1/2 inches from the substrate. would that be sufficient lighting for low/medium light plants?
Forum: Lighting 07-12-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Hoppy, where could I get some reflectors? Do they...

Hoppy, where could I get some reflectors? Do they sell them at hardware stores...or do i need to specifically order them?
Forum: Lighting 07-12-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Okay...if I did get reflectors with HO, how many...

Okay...if I did get reflectors with HO, how many inches would I need to suspend it from the tank to get low/medium light.
Forum: Lighting 07-12-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
I can get either HO or NO...I might go with HO

I can get either HO or NO...I might go with HO
Forum: Lighting 07-11-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 950
Posted By Fallen_angel42
How much lighting is this for a 10G?

Okay, so it's basically a DIY lighting set up...its a 14W T5 suspended in the air, now if I suspend it about 2 inches above the water, how much light would that be? I'm looking for low-medium...
Forum: Equipment 07-07-2010, 01:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 11,209
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Yeah, i checked the RM and find that they are the...

Yeah, i checked the RM and find that they are the best around, i think I'll order some =) thanks yalll
Forum: Substrate 07-06-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By Fallen_angel42
I've heard that DHG and other foreground plants...

I've heard that DHG and other foreground plants do best in a very fine substrate (i.e. play sand ,pool filter sand, and fine gravel). Just make sure you have some form of root tab under since DHG...
Forum: Equipment 07-06-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 11,209
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Best root tabs?

Okay, so I have a sand substrate, and to give my plants an extra boost I wish to give them some root tabs, what's the best in yalls opinion? I've heard of...
Flourish Tabs
DIY Root tabs
Seachmen...
Forum: Plants 07-06-2010, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By Fallen_angel42
How long for plants to adjust to tank?

Well, when I got all of my plants in last Friday I immediately put them in my tank and started dosing my ferts. My Cabamba Carolina, and water wisteria are doing pretty good, and both did well with...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 07-05-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,361
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Do you recommend I get a drop checker Hoppy, and...

Do you recommend I get a drop checker Hoppy, and if so, what brand do you recommend?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 07-05-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,361
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Is the Kh/Ph Co2 chart accurate?

Apparently, in my 29 gallon tank, it says I have 120ppm of CO2 :eek5:
My Ph is 6.0 and Kh is 4, should I start backing off on my CO2, or go buy a drop checker and use that for more accuracy.
Forum: DIY 07-05-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,067
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Can I use a nano glass diffuser for DIy CO2?

I've heard about people using this with great success, but then I've heard other people say the pressure from diy co2 just isn't enough. Here is the product...
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Forum: Plants 07-02-2010, 11:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,165
Posted By Fallen_angel42
Okay yall, I'm probably going to set up another...

Okay yall, I'm probably going to set up another DIY yeast reacter with a nano glass diffuser in the tank so I can get more CO2. I think I will go with HC on this one, to just try it out and see how...
Forum: Lighting 06-26-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Fallen_angel42
okay, so if I keep that up, and put up say, a 15W...

okay, so if I keep that up, and put up say, a 15W T8 tube 1 inch above the aquarium how much lighting would that be?
Forum: Lighting 06-26-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Fallen_angel42
10 gallon lighting question?

I set up a small 10 gallon tank, and sadly, didn't have any lighting for it. So, I took my desk lamp and went and bought a CFL bulb for it and I am now hanging it right above the right side of my...
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