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Forum: Fish   07-15-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 443
Posted By fischman
Love my Denison Barbs! Great fish!

Love my Denison Barbs! Great fish!
Forum: Lighting   06-15-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,254
Posted By fischman
My finnex planted+ 24/7 has great shimmer.

My finnex planted+ 24/7 has great shimmer.
Forum: Lighting   06-08-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By fischman
It's always easier to lower light output by...

It's always easier to lower light output by raising the light or using some sort of filter(screen/glass/etc) to take the light down to a manageable level.
Forum: Lighting   06-08-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 22,112
Posted By fischman
Loving my 48" 24/7 still. Found out a local...

Loving my 48" 24/7 still. Found out a local member to me has one of Hoppy's PAR meters, so I'm hoping to get some additional light measurements for everyone. I'll update once I have a chance to...
Forum: Photography   06-05-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 992
Posted By fischman
I love my Sony NEX-5T. Can be found for a good...

I love my Sony NEX-5T. Can be found for a good price and adds interchangeable lenses if you decide to get deeper into your photography.
Forum: Lighting   06-05-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,238
Posted By fischman
I'm using a finnex planted + 24/7 over my 75. ...

I'm using a finnex planted + 24/7 over my 75. Not sure what the output at max is but its plenty high enough light to grow algae and all my plants. I use co2 but you could put it on a timer and...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-04-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By fischman
As already stated, it takes a lot of co2 on a...

As already stated, it takes a lot of co2 on a large tank. My 75s bubble counter is so fast I can't count them, it's a steady stream. I'd slowly keep bumping it up until you start noticing a fall in...
Forum: Finnex   05-29-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 10,215
Posted By fischman
Ordered 3/18 Prime Member 48" Delivered and...

Ordered 3/18
Prime Member
48"
Delivered and waiting for me to get home today!

Josh
Forum: Fish   05-24-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,767
Posted By fischman
My current favorites are blue eye rainbow...

My current favorites are blue eye rainbow fish(pseudomugil).
Forum: Finnex   05-22-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 55,448
Posted By fischman
Just an FYI on my situation with this light from...

Just an FYI on my situation with this light from Amazon. Pre-Ordered on March 18th a 48" light. Same as everyone else, no communication until the day it supposed to be delivered, and just received...
Forum: Aquascaping   05-18-2015, 12:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By fischman
In my 75, I have Downoi, Staurogyne Repens, A....

In my 75, I have Downoi, Staurogyne Repens, A. Reinekii, and Monte Carlo as foreground plants. It gives different heights, colors and textures but the s repens would be what I'd go with if I only...
Forum: Plants   04-12-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By fischman
Sounds like either runners spreading room the...

Sounds like either runners spreading room the main plant or algae. Definitely need a pic.
Forum: Algae   04-05-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 342
Posted By fischman
What size tank are is your light on?

What size tank are is your light on?
Forum: Lighting   04-04-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
I was thinking: 18 Red 32 6500k 4 Royal...

I was thinking:

18 Red
32 6500k
4 Royal Blue

What do you think of a mix of Pink/Warm White in place of the 660nm Reds? It seems pink and warm whites are in the same 3.0+ V(f) range and I've...
Forum: Lighting   04-04-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
Just to confirm, is V(f) the save as Forward...

Just to confirm, is V(f) the save as Forward Voltage? It looks like they are 2.5-3.0V and the blues I was looking at were 3.0-3.6V. I see it's lower, Do I need to keep it within a specific range to...
Forum: Lighting   04-04-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
So after doing some research. It seems like I...

So after doing some research. It seems like I might go with the Tri 1 Watt Fixture and mod it with some different led's to get better color. I'm using the Finnex Planted Plus as inspiration which...
Forum: Lighting   04-04-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
Sorry to keep bothering, but how difficult would...

Sorry to keep bothering, but how difficult would it be to modify the 3 watt fixture and replace some of the 6500k leds with these 660nm red leds. I have basic soldering background but didn't know if...
Forum: Lighting   04-04-2015, 01:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
Awesome! Thanks for the feedback. I think I...

Awesome! Thanks for the feedback. I think I might go with the 3w Evo, and I can raise it up as necessary.

Josh
Forum: Lighting   04-03-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
how do you feel the light coverage was front to...

how do you feel the light coverage was front to back on the 75 gallon with only one light on top? that was one of the reasons I was looking at the TRI 1 watt light. I S worried 1 dual evo wouldn't be...
Forum: Lighting   04-03-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By fischman
Help Needed - Solid Medium Light LED for 75 Gallon

So I'm looking at picking up one of these 2 Beamswork fixtures.

Beamswork EVO 6500K (32 x 3watt)
http://www.aquatraders.com/LED-Aquarium-Lighting-EVO-Freshwater-Plant-p/56547p.htm

Beamswork...
Forum: Lighting   04-02-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,088
Posted By fischman
I'm late to the party, but as someone in the...

I'm late to the party, but as someone in the market looking at LED systems right now for my 75 gallon here are my list of wants.

Solid PAR information for each fixture (it gets so confusing...
Forum: Equipment   03-30-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By fischman
I plan to use this with mine. Hydrofarm MTPRTC...

I plan to use this with mine. Hydrofarm MTPRTC Digital Thermostat for Heat Mats. I use it to control the heat mat for my daughters gecko, and hydrofarm has updated the temp probe to stainless and...
Forum: Substrate   03-17-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 229
Posted By fischman
Permagreen Pro Top Soil

Anyone see any reason not to use this to soil I found at Home Depot?

http://m.homedepot.com/p/Pro-Top-Soil-ProTS/203144676/

It looks like it would work and is very cheap. I'm getting ready to...
Forum: Equipment   10-12-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By fischman
I have no clue, but maybe you could use a really...

I have no clue, but maybe you could use a really large Powerhead, or a few of them to agitate the water.
Forum: Equipment   01-24-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 62,614
Posted By fischman
Sunsun Pimp #12 checking here. Have had mine...

Sunsun Pimp #12 checking here. Have had mine running since 2010, and still kicking and filtering my tank like day 1. I have no complaints here. I even had a period of time where I didn't clean the...
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