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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-25-2014, 10:15 PM
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Posted By Lornek8
The density of the ferts are different so volume...

The density of the ferts are different so volume will not necessarily equal weight. One pound of any of those is a lot and will dose a 40-60 for close to a year if not more. Most sellers sell...
Forum: Equipment   12-25-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By Lornek8
Do you get flow out of the regulator without the...

Do you get flow out of the regulator without the bubble counter installed?
Are the connections correct?
Have you checked for leaks?
Can you post a picture of the setup?
Forum: Aquascaping   12-24-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By Lornek8
Rockwool on amazon too.

Rockwool on amazon too.
Forum: Aquascaping   12-24-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By Lornek8
Hydroponic/ aquaponics dealer. Look up net pot.

Hydroponic/ aquaponics dealer. Look up net pot.
Forum: Plants   12-23-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,051
Posted By Lornek8
Looks similar to damaged caused by plecos. If...

Looks similar to damaged caused by plecos. If there isn't any algae or supplemental food for the pleco to eat they'll often rasp on large broad leaved plants with Amazons being a popular choice.
Forum: Plants   12-23-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,051
Posted By Lornek8
You have any plecos in there?

You have any plecos in there?
Forum: Fish   12-23-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By Lornek8
All herbivorous plecos start out as reasonable...

All herbivorous plecos start out as reasonable algae eaters but soon learn that commercial fish food is much more appealing if offered routinely. Most people purchase plecos as algae eaters but they...
Forum: Plants   12-20-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 682
Posted By Lornek8
Just giving an explanation of the one pot size up...

Just giving an explanation of the one pot size up recommendation and why it doesn't really apply to your cypress. Go up too many pot sizes with a citrus and you could be asking for root rot. Over...
Forum: Plants   12-19-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By Lornek8
I run the planted+ on a 55 with co2. I'd...

I run the planted+ on a 55 with co2. I'd recommend running the co2 from the onset to help get the plants established. I've found that when using co2 you can get by with marginally lower light...
Forum: Plants   12-19-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 682
Posted By Lornek8
The one size up pot thing is because if you over...

The one size up pot thing is because if you over pot a plant the soil in the pot can hold too much moisture for the size of the rootball and not dry out quickly enough. With terrestrial plants air...
Forum: Lighting   12-19-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,309
Posted By Lornek8
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t...

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=420457
Check out the last post on this thread. Red bulbs on the stingray may help but fugeray as we'll as rayII have been used successfully to...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-18-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 847
Posted By Lornek8
I use the Glad Lockware or similar containers for...

I use the Glad Lockware or similar containers for my ferts from Nilocg. They are inexpensive and stack well.

Also are short and wide mouthed as Raymond S. pointed out.
Forum: Lighting   12-18-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,309
Posted By Lornek8
I run a Planted+ on a 55 which is slightly taller...

I run a Planted+ on a 55 which is slightly taller than a 29 but also run pressurized CO2. Just bought a Planted+ for a 29/30 but haven't setup the tank yet. I think the Planted+ might be a bit...
Forum: Lighting   12-18-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By Lornek8
That should be sufficient light to grow plants...

That should be sufficient light to grow plants with pressurized CO2. I've got a Finnex planted+ on a 55 with pressurized CO2 and get adequate growth but mostly have plants that are not light hogs. ...
Forum: Equipment   12-17-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,077
Posted By Lornek8
I was not familiar with that particular uv...

I was not familiar with that particular uv sterilizers so I did a quick search and Amazon has some reviews which mention restricted flow. I'd disconnect the uv sterilizers and try to check the...
Forum: Equipment   12-15-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By Lornek8
I run a Koralia 600 on my 55 along with a couple...

I run a Koralia 600 on my 55 along with a couple of canister filters and am still thinking about another Koralia. When I switched to the Koralia I was surprised by the way it flows, it almost seems...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-07-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Lornek8
Sorry should have clarified a bit more. The red...

Sorry should have clarified a bit more.
The red cinder we get here is typically around 1/2" and larger sized pieces, with some smaller stuff. The black is typically under 1/2".
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-06-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Lornek8
Cinder is another name for the lava rock in your...

Cinder is another name for the lava rock in your link. Cinder is formed from volcanic activity, quite a lot out here. There is typically black and red available, black tends to be smaller.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-06-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Lornek8
I'd work, many use it here in Hawaii for filters...

I'd work, many use it here in Hawaii for filters of all sort, mostly ponds though. The black cinder is smaller and is very popular here for aquaponics beds which act as a filter as well as a grow...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-05-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,925
Posted By Lornek8
Yes. Maybe not every single one, but more than...

Yes. Maybe not every single one, but more than most. TMacros are N, P &K which is what the 14-14-14 number signifies (this numbers are different foe o+). The Micros are on the chemical...
Forum: Equipment   06-05-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By Lornek8
Yes, the cga320 nut spun but not the adapter.

Yes, the cga320 nut spun but not the adapter.
Forum: Equipment   06-05-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By Lornek8
I have a standard cga320 regulator with an...

I have a standard cga320 regulator with an adapter to a paintball tank. Just tried to unscrew it by hand and nearly dumped the tank when the cga320 nut spun. I wasn't able to break the tank by hand...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   06-05-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,925
Posted By Lornek8
That's why osmocote plus is used versus standard...

That's why osmocote plus is used versus standard osmocote. The plus is the minors.
Forum: Fish   06-04-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 564
Posted By Lornek8
Looks like a Common pleco (Pterygoplichthys sp.)...

Looks like a Common pleco (Pterygoplichthys sp.) & a Hypostomus sp.("Trinidad" is one you see a lot but Hypostomus can be nearly impossible to provide a positive ID). Side view shots would make ID...
Forum: Fish   06-04-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,202
Posted By Lornek8
Looks like a bacterial disease.

Looks like a bacterial disease.
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