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Forum: Substrate 04-18-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By TheDrake
'dancing' is the classic tubifex move Bump:...

'dancing' is the classic tubifex move

Bump: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxYBiBi3EbE
Forum: Plants 04-13-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By TheDrake
i would welcome any second opinions! my IDs are...

i would welcome any second opinions! my IDs are based largely on what people send me.
Forum: Plants 04-13-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By TheDrake
hey there. were those from me? looks like...

hey there. were those from me? looks like Micranthemum umbrosum, Hydrocotyle tripartita aka japan, and Fontinalis antipyretica, in that order.
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2015, 03:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 930
Posted By TheDrake
Definitely change the powder/water if it is going...

Definitely change the powder/water if it is going to sit idle for any time. Ideally you wan't to open it up and do it right, but if I am in a rush I have been guilty of leaving it closed, siphoning...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 04-09-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By TheDrake
I definitely would not trust them in a full tank...

I definitely would not trust them in a full tank without a tight lid, but your setup should be fine. They are aquatic, but not shy about moving over land when seeking greener pastures. I collected...
Forum: Algae 04-07-2015, 02:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By TheDrake
clear tubes exposed to light invariably grow such...

clear tubes exposed to light invariably grow such 'slime' -- not sure if it is weak algae in a place grazers can't get to it or just thick bacterial slime coat. try wrapping the tube in opaque tape...
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 228
Posted By TheDrake
I don't think RO removes phosphates.

I don't think RO removes phosphates.
Forum: Herp (Reptiles and Amphibians) 04-03-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By TheDrake
why don't you start with something simple like...

why don't you start with something simple like some leopard geckos or a bearded dragon? they are common, you might even be able to adopt one through a local shelter (check petfinder online). that...
Forum: Plants 03-30-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By TheDrake
Moss IDs are tough. Tough because they grow...

Moss IDs are tough. Tough because they grow differently under different conditions (as you mentioned), tough because they too often change hands with bad IDs, and tough because many of them are darn...
Forum: Herp (Reptiles and Amphibians) 03-30-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By TheDrake
We should all eat so well haha! I think that...

We should all eat so well haha! I think that sounds great.
Forum: Plants 03-30-2015, 01:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By TheDrake
mini pel. ...

mini pel. http://www.aquariacentral.com/forums/showthread.php?243607-Plant-of-the-Month-Feb-2011-Riccardia-Chamedryfolia-aka-Mini-pellia-aka-Coral-Moss
Forum: Fish 03-29-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By TheDrake
Even adult Grindals are a little small for an...

Even adult Grindals are a little small for an adult angel, although that does not stop my angel from going after as many as he can! He does eat them, but I wouldn't say he is going to fill up on...
Forum: Fish 03-28-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By TheDrake
+1 for Grindal worms. super easy and very useful...

+1 for Grindal worms. super easy and very useful for a large range of fish sizes. here's a good link. http://www.killi.co.uk/grindalworms.php
Forum: Aquascaping 03-28-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By TheDrake
here are some plants I have done in brackish,...

here are some plants I have done in brackish, very gradually weaning them up and off fresh: anacharis/egeria, anubias, dwarf water lettuce, glosso, hornwort, hygrophila, java fern, lilaeopsis, lotus,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-26-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By TheDrake
http://malawicichlids.com/mw01017.htm

http://malawicichlids.com/mw01017.htm
Forum: Fish 03-22-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By TheDrake
congrats! you are the proud parent of limpets! ...

congrats! you are the proud parent of limpets! ;-)
Forum: Equipment 03-16-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,803
Posted By TheDrake
Mechanical media come first to protect the...

Mechanical media come first to protect the biological media from clogging with organics, hence goes on the bottom in a bottom-up can. No?
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,803
Posted By TheDrake
the top-shelf price? nope, that's not it. the...

the top-shelf price? nope, that's not it. the bottom-up flow, which puts the media you need to service most frequently at the BOTTOM of the canister? nope, not that either. hmmm...i don't know, why...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-15-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By TheDrake
Most TDS meters really just measure conductivity,...

Most TDS meters really just measure conductivity, the amount of ions (charged particles) in solution. This isn't really TDS at all, but based on some generic assumptions, the conductivity number is...
Forum: Plants 11-25-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 621
Posted By TheDrake
both floating equally at the surface.

both floating equally at the surface.
Forum: Plants 11-24-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 621
Posted By TheDrake
thanks Tim! are they both fluitans?

thanks Tim! are they both fluitans?
Forum: Plants 11-24-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 621
Posted By TheDrake
2 riccias?

I have these 2 types of Riccia growing inches apart (same light, nutrients, etc.) and they seem quite distinct, 1 large and 1 small, the larger starting out less dense but both growing into equally...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-23-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By TheDrake
better packages: bought vs RAOK

Which has been better: the packages you paid for or the packages you get for free in a RAOK? Almost always it's the RAOK's for me. I've paid for some nice packages, and I've gotten some misidentified...
Forum: Finnex / Schuber Wright 08-14-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By TheDrake
sales or quantity discounts?

Just wondering if Finnex (or I guess their dealers) ever do sales or any kind of quantity discounts? I got a couple LED fixtures to play with and my experience has been positive, so I would like to...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-11-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By TheDrake
Interesting. Near miss. That genus is kinda...

Interesting. Near miss. That genus is kinda 'flaky' whereas mine is in longer coils. I still need to post a pic from further out. I do have some in my tank, but isolated in a teacup suspended at the...
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