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Forum: Fish 07-30-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,724
Posted By rickey
No Rick

No

Rick
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-24-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By rickey
I was worried about that myself. I know I have...

I was worried about that myself. I know I have seen then dig also. I'm just not sure if the 6 will supple ample food If not I'll move him to one of the larger aquarium

Rick
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-24-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By rickey
Bamboo Shrimp

I have a heavily planted Edge 6, cycled for six months,pH 7.5+/_ a couple of points, Male Betta is nonly stock Since this tank is heavily planted I do not Vac the aquarium just 50% water changes @ 20...
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By rickey
Needing a lot filtration and filters I use an...

Needing a lot filtration and filters I use an oilless air compressor and sponges in the fishroom.

DIY Bakki Shower and pool filter in the breeder houses

If I had to pick one it would be a HOB...
Forum: Fish 07-21-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 45,874
Posted By rickey
One of the best article on Discus and fish...

One of the best article on Discus and fish keeping in general I've read (and I read a lot) well done

Rick
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By rickey
206 Manual...

206 Manual (http://usa.hagen.com/File/b3378f42-51ae-42e9-8c10-44fdc858d921) all I can help

Rick
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-20-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,192
Posted By rickey
Well designed SUMP, no comparison IMHO Rick

Well designed SUMP, no comparison IMHO

Rick
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-20-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 431
Posted By rickey
The Stoner Invisible Glass Windshield Chip Repair...

The Stoner Invisible Glass Windshield Chip Repair Kit at most auto parts stores for 20 bucks makes a nice repair and is ez to use.

Rick
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By rickey
Some plastic adsorb Co2 and will discolor or...

Some plastic adsorb Co2 and will discolor or became brittle, others it has no affect at all
It is also forms carbonic acid when dissolved in water:corrosive to some medals (Carbon steel and a few...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-19-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 827
Posted By rickey
Glasscage make a 50 Tall 36 x 18 x 17 Tall for...

Glasscage make a 50 Tall 36 x 18 x 17 Tall for around a 100 bucks but the shipping kills you

Rick
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By rickey
Yes, IMHO I see no advantage in it. Rick

Yes, IMHO I see no advantage in it.

Rick
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By rickey
I personally would do all the filtering in the...

I personally would do all the filtering in the sump and dump the old magnum (I never liked them) one of the reason to have a sump to get all of the equipment out of the tank and a well setup sump...
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By rickey
You have a well stocked 55 gallon tank it's not...

You have a well stocked 55 gallon tank it's not overstocked nor is it understocked. The tank is mature as can be seen by the zero, zero numbers. So the question becomes how mature the tank is and...
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 01:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By rickey
Exactly Rickey

Exactly

Rickey
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By rickey
Biofilm covers every underwater surface. In a...

Biofilm covers every underwater surface. In a newly set-up aquarium, within hours of first filling the tank, the first bacterial colonists and germinating algal and fungal spores have already begun...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 07-18-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,047
Posted By rickey
Now that this tank has been running for a few...

Now that this tank has been running for a few month how did this workout
I dump the pump on mind and drive the filter with a lift tube and air pump But may try this
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2013, 02:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By rickey
Couple of places you see wear on AC filters, are...

Couple of places you see wear on AC filters, are the magnet on the impeller and the well that the magnet drops into, also the shaft that the impeller rotates on. I have seen this happen very rapidly...
Forum: Equipment 07-17-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By rickey
Any wear on the impeller? I would bet you have...

Any wear on the impeller?
I would bet you have a sand substrate in this aquarium

Rickey
Forum: Algae 07-15-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,256
Posted By rickey
Carbon is a by product of the glutaraldehyde when...

Carbon is a by product of the glutaraldehyde when it reacts with organic material in the system. No organic no carbon.

Rickey
Forum: Algae 07-15-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By rickey
I've shorten your photo period to 6hr did an...

I've shorten your photo period to 6hr did an Excel overdose Saturday and this morning most of the GHA is white so it's dying. I feel like if I can get it under control I can keep beat down with the...
Forum: Algae 07-12-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By rickey
I was leaning that way myself just reluctant to...

I was leaning that way myself just reluctant to inject CO2 in a nano tank

Rick
Forum: Algae 07-12-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By rickey
Green hair algae

I'm doing something wrong but haven't got a handle on it
the aquarium is a 6 gal Fluval Edge II with an add 13watt Fluval compact florescent with a laterite and sand substrate
Ammonia 0
Nitrite 0 ...
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