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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-11-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 659
Posted By AW0L
First tell us your budget, how much room, and...

First tell us your budget, how much room, and time u can afford.
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 638
Posted By AW0L
Carbon and other stuff is rarely needed they are...

Carbon and other stuff is rarely needed they are used based on situation.Your just putting your tank into a mini cycle everytime you use one of thoughs disposible filters. If you have HOB filter just...
Forum: Plants 07-17-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By AW0L
If you like the look of vals try cyperus helferi...

If you like the look of vals try cyperus helferi nice plant that waves with water flow
Forum: Fish 07-15-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By AW0L
There are several similar species that are called...

There are several similar species that are called emperor tetras very similar markings. Or it could just be a female/male differences or stress which will darken many fish
Forum: Plants 07-11-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By AW0L
The bad thing many plants can be damage badley...

The bad thing many plants can be damage badley before they show any signs of being damaged
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-07-2013, 02:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By AW0L
If your serious about shrimp keeping many dont...

If your serious about shrimp keeping many dont fert much . Its not just copper u have to look at stuff like boron cobalt sulfur clorine and other stuff is just as bad. Shrimps can survive ferts but...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-07-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By AW0L
Crypts like wedtii or parva. Slow growers but...

Crypts like wedtii or parva. Slow growers but stay short and ok in lower lights
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-06-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By AW0L
A 20L isnt too deep it dosent take much to light...

A 20L isnt too deep it dosent take much to light it up plus even more so with 2-3 inch substrate. Ive grown. Dhg in a 20L with 2 clip on shoplights with cfls before till they got overun by dwarf sag...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-30-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,043
Posted By AW0L
Could be scuds but neve r seen them that many and...

Could be scuds but neve r seen them that many and small before. If u have co2 u can take the fish amd shrimps out and over dose the tank to create a ph swing to kill everything. Plants shouldnt be...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-30-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 957
Posted By AW0L
I had that same problem with shrimp I just used a...

I had that same problem with shrimp I just used a filter sponge in the back
Forum: Equipment 06-28-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By AW0L
For a 30gal u could get by with just one canister...

For a 30gal u could get by with just one canister filter. Also a 200w heater on a 30 gal seems like alot but depends on your area but 75 to 150 would be fine. The money saved from these changes use...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-25-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By AW0L
Scud if u have any fish they shouldnt be a...

Scud if u have any fish they shouldnt be a problem they hitch hike on plants and are very common pest. In a fishless enviroment they can cause problems
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-24-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,856
Posted By AW0L
24 oz. In a 9gal tank. 1-2 bps checker shows lime...

24 oz. In a 9gal tank. 1-2 bps checker shows lime green on lights on and green lights off. About 6 hour photo periods tank last 4-5months
Forum: Plants 06-15-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,209
Posted By AW0L
It grows pretty well . I have goodbweather where...

It grows pretty well . I have goodbweather where I live so I was able to quickly grow a carpet in a out door bin and just transfer it to my tank. But the scuds are killing me
Forum: Fish 06-15-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 971
Posted By AW0L
U only need one female. And alot of space. The...

U only need one female. And alot of space. The female mates lays and the male protects while the female goes off even mating with other males. The wiglers pretty much stay on the surface then...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 04-28-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,525
Posted By AW0L
See if the lamp u got is full spectrum. If not u...

See if the lamp u got is full spectrum. If not u could switch it out. Cheap add on would be a duel incan light and just put 2 full spectrum cfl's in there.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 04-28-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,525
Posted By AW0L
Is it a duel light setup. The good thing about a...

Is it a duel light setup. The good thing about a 40g breeder is its one if the most forgiving tank tank foot print. Long wide and not so tall so its easier to light up. Can always add cheap lighting...
Forum: Fish 04-26-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By AW0L
Bumble bees are pretty common ppetsmart sells...

Bumble bees are pretty common ppetsmart sells them for 99c on occasions. Your better off breeding Cpd's or neo shrimps which are easier to breed and sell better. Colored ramshorn snails are super...
Forum: Plants 03-24-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By AW0L
Suss is a hardy plant but it dosent hold up to...

Suss is a hardy plant but it dosent hold up to dips very well. As for assasin they dont breed very fast u could easyly pick out the few that end up in tank
Forum: Fish 12-06-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 663
Posted By AW0L
I had my tank set up 40 gallons for three months...

I had my tank set up 40 gallons for three months with eco complete and laterite substrate for over 3 months before adding fish i fillled it with plants black worms, scuds, and some kind of small...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-02-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 683
Posted By AW0L
With java and moss you dont even need much if at...

With java and moss you dont even need much if at all. You can get by with a higher filter turnover rate and ferts. If your plani g more moderate plants a 20 oz paintball tank with fitting regulator...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-01-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,505
Posted By AW0L
Around my area clubs usually sell the cheapest...

Around my area clubs usually sell the cheapest about 1-2 cheaper. But shops sell around 3-4 bucks for choco, rilis, blue velvets and lighting yellows. And every thing else is usually cheaper.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-30-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,594
Posted By AW0L
Change the incan bulb to a cfl its cheap. A 5 gal...

Change the incan bulb to a cfl its cheap. A 5 gal is alot harder to control a ph swing even over feeding can cause a water param spike in a smaller tank
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 08-30-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,594
Posted By AW0L
Start off with simple RCS once you get the hang...

Start off with simple RCS once you get the hang of these then try CRS. Trying to start with a harder type of shrimp will just lost you time money and dead shrimps. Shrimps are harder to keep then...
Forum: Fish 08-27-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 486
Posted By AW0L
If its wild caught try live foods. Alot of badis...

If its wild caught try live foods. Alot of badis are feniky eaters badis badis is the less fineky of the bunch but needs time to adjust. Try live black worms or mosqito larva.
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