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Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-25-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Thanks Big Buddha, Have you ever used...

Thanks Big Buddha,

Have you ever used these bulbs before?

I'm going to the LFS today to see if she has some T5-HOs that we can plug into the NO fixture I have to see if it will fire them...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-25-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
I agree with SwissCheeseHead here! Slate, that is...

I agree with SwissCheeseHead here! Slate, that is 1/4"-1/2" in thickness can usually be found pretty easy and in colors that blend in with most natural tanks. Then like posted ^^^ use a hammer and...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-23-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
OH, I DID NOT KNOW THAT!!! I have heard of...

OH, I DID NOT KNOW THAT!!!

I have heard of people overdriving Normal Output bulbs, but not underpowering High Output bulbs!!! I believe the local Petsmart has the bulbs I want in stock, so if...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-22-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Lighting my 40B?

Hey Planted Tank People!

I am FINALLY getting around to setting up my 40B, but now the Coralife Light Fixture I bought for it a few years ago is needing bulbs and I can't ever find them ANY...
Forum: Fish   06-21-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well GREAT NEWS!!! BOTH MALES are now HOLDING!!!!...

Well GREAT NEWS!!! BOTH MALES are now HOLDING!!!! :)

I also got some pics yesterday evening, but I haven't been able to go threw them all to see which ones are good, so I will do that tonight...
Forum: Fish   06-19-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Hey Nordic! Yep got the tank covered with...

Hey Nordic!

Yep got the tank covered with proper glass lid, and bought new back trim and cut perfect holes for filter pipes to go threw as well as air line tubes too! I also keep the water level...
Forum: Fish   06-19-2016, 05:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
2 Betta Rubra pairs!!! BOTH males now HOLDING!!!

Hey Planted Tank People!

I was lucky enough to find a guy on Aquabid selling Betta Rubras that he is breeding last month, and upon checking out his profile I found out he lives about an hour and...
Forum: Fish   05-28-2016, 02:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Yes I too would love to see a Full tank shot!!! ...

Yes I too would love to see a Full tank shot!!!

Congrats on the Rasboras breeding!!!

Take Care,
Drew
Forum: Substrate   05-28-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well I have had a 55g Dirted tank up for a few...

Well I have had a 55g Dirted tank up for a few years now, but it has Clado algae, and I haven't been able to do anything with it plant wise, as anything I add will get the dam@ clado on it, but when...
Forum: Substrate   05-25-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Exclamation FINALLY setting up 40B now Do I Dirt or Not???

Hey Planted Tank People!!!


Well I am finally going to start the 40B for the Alvarezi Swordtails, and I have been trying to find info on plants and fish to do a True Biotope aquarium for the...
Forum: Tank Journals   05-19-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 924
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Ichy, This is ONE BEAUTIFUL AQUARIUM!!!!!...

Ichy,

This is ONE BEAUTIFUL AQUARIUM!!!!! I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT IT!!!! Angels are FREAKIN AWESOME, the Corys you have in there are MY FAVORITE (Sterbai and Melini)!!!!

Is there another...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-30-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,856
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Sorry for your loss!!! 9 years is a long...

Sorry for your loss!!!

9 years is a long time!!!

I have a few Albino Cory Cats that are going on 8 years!!! I had "Big Mamma" a Large Female who would lay eggs like Clock work on a set...
Forum: Fish   04-12-2016, 07:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Thanks Nordic! Even though it's called...

Thanks Nordic!

Even though it's called Veggie Pellets, it has 33% min. crude Protein, 10% min. crude fat, 2% min. crude fiber, 2% min. Omega 3, 1% min. Omega 6, it's a Omnivorous fish food. They...
Forum: Fish   04-12-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well it is 8 days after I first saw the first...

Well it is 8 days after I first saw the first babies in the tank, and I can count about 15 total!!! Most are pretty dark right now, but there are 3 that are light colored but they are not albino as...
Forum: Fish   04-07-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Let's try this again! Here are the Alvarezi Pics!...

Let's try this again! Here are the Alvarezi Pics!

Here is the young Male! He has his red stripes for sure, and they have been spreading out even in the short time I have had him!!! Eventually as...
Forum: Fish   04-05-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
I checked back on the Biotope forum and the Mod....

I checked back on the Biotope forum and the Mod. there had posted a link to google earth to where he had found where the Alvarezi have been collected from other than the Lacantun River, so it will...
Forum: Fish   04-05-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Yep Nordic, That is what I am running...

Yep Nordic,

That is what I am running into! The only cats I have seen that are listed in that area are "real" cat fish, Like I Fish for with a Line and Pole!!! I don't think they would last...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-05-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 458
Views: 61,915
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
You might try a cerges style reactor! ...

You might try a cerges style reactor!

That's what I had on my 55g when it was hitech and it worked very well! I only had it running on a Fluval 204 mind you, but I never had any mist output, and...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-04-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 458
Views: 61,915
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL TANK Burr!!!! You have...

SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL TANK Burr!!!!

You have really got the light vs. Co2 vs. Ferts down to a Science!!!! Your tank looks to be algae free!!! The Colors and Textures/Leaf Shape of your plants is...
Forum: Fish   04-04-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 849
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Well STILL NO PICS, SORRY!!! I will REALLY TRY TO...

Well STILL NO PICS, SORRY!!! I will REALLY TRY TO GET THEM TOMORROW after I do their water change!!!!

I have been doing A LOT OF SEARCHING online for info on fish and plants other than what the...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-28-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 16,738
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
REALLY AWESOME BUILD!!!!!! You have...

REALLY AWESOME BUILD!!!!!!

You have really thought everything out!!! You were much more patient with the tank builder than I would have been! Also as a Shade Tree Cabinet Builder/Woodworker I...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-28-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,366
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
BEAUTIFUL SETUP!!!!! I am fixin to setup...

BEAUTIFUL SETUP!!!!!

I am fixin to setup my 40B as a sword Tail Biotope tank with a group of Alvarezi, and if it turns out looking half as good as yours I will be very pleased!!! You have done a...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-25-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,856
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
THANK YOU for the AWESOME PICS Greggz!!! ...

THANK YOU for the AWESOME PICS Greggz!!!


I am a HUGE fan of Rainbows, and they are what I started my Planted Tank Adventure with in 2004!!! I believe there are some pics In my journal of my...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-25-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,608
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
FREAKIN' AWESOME!!!!!!!! AS other have...

FREAKIN' AWESOME!!!!!!!!

AS other have said I LOVE the "OLD SCHOOL BEAUTY" of your tank!!!! Your Angels are STUNNING TOO!!!! HUGE and HEALTHY!!!!! Do the ever Spawn in the tank, SORRY if you...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-25-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,051
Posted By BoxxerBoyDrew
Have Fun with the 75g!!! They are a GREAT...

Have Fun with the 75g!!!

They are a GREAT size to create some AWESOME Aquaecapes!!! You sure got some bright light it seems!

One thing I have noticed in the pics is you are using one of...
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