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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   09-20-2016, 03:37 AM
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Views: 135
Posted By dr.tran
Yeah excatly, I'm gonna use the dry ferts for...

Yeah excatly, I'm gonna use the dry ferts for hydroponics. As soon as I can figure out how to make hydroponic solution out of dry ferts.

I'm gonna try some easy plants this winter but either way...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   09-19-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By dr.tran
No thanks on the aquaponics. I have pounds...

No thanks on the aquaponics.

I have pounds of dry ferts left over from the all the aquatic plants I grew, I don't wanna let them go to waste so it would be nice to try it for some...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   09-19-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By dr.tran
Hydroponic anyone?

Just curious, anyone here do any hydroponic or aeroponic gardening? I was thinking of trying some indoor vegetable gardening this winter. I wonder if its possible to use dry ferts to make hydroponic...
Forum: Equipment   04-23-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 933
Posted By dr.tran
It really depends on your goals and what size...

It really depends on your goals and what size tank you are talking about.

If its a low light small to medium light tank, no bigger than 10 gal, I would do yeast co2. I use to use 2 bottles of 1.5...
Forum: Fish   04-03-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By dr.tran
I've been really lucky and breed the 3rd day...

I've been really lucky and breed the 3rd day after I got them I get at least 17 eggs a day. It was really easy for me. But I think its because of who I got it from. A friend of mines who's an amazing...
Forum: Fish   04-03-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By dr.tran
Thanks! I will

Thanks! I will
Forum: Fish   03-31-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By dr.tran
Thanks! Its crazy exciting right now. I've been...

Thanks! Its crazy exciting right now. I've been in this hobby for about 15 years and this is only the second time I breed egg laying fish. I finally been learning for the last year.

Hopefully they...
Forum: Fish   03-31-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By dr.tran
Oryzias Kendari fry

My latest project :D

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v519/MartialTheory/Fish%20and%20fish%20fry/IMAG0020_zpsb9d28670.jpg
I know its hard to see the eggs. They are fresh and clear so your gonna...
Forum: Fish   03-31-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,250
Posted By dr.tran
Nah not like that. The are red, just like micro...

Nah not like that. The are red, just like micro tubifex worms. But its cool, I got it id'ed and it it is deroworms after all.
Forum: Fish   03-16-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,250
Posted By dr.tran
Crap being a little overloaded with classes and...

Crap being a little overloaded with classes and this job right now. I'll try to post a picture as soon as I can.

I'm a bit of a control freak when it comes to my live food cultures. I like...
Forum: Fish   03-15-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,250
Posted By dr.tran
Dero Worms

I bought an package off aquabid a little while ago that was suppose to have dero worms in it. It said it was in the roots of the floating plants, duck weed and frog bite. When I got it, it was very...
Forum: Tank Journals   12-27-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By dr.tran
Hey please update again! lol. I am curious...

Hey please update again! lol.

I am curious to see what you can do with it. How is the temperature problems holding out for you? I imagine with a higher temperature, your plants will grow...
Forum: Plants   12-19-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,485
Posted By dr.tran
Hey can you give use your water parameters? pH,...

Hey can you give use your water parameters? pH, kH, gH, nirate ppm if possible?

But I agree with above poster. Its because your tank circulation is not sufficient which does not circulate the co2...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-29-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By dr.tran
Hey man I really feel your pain. It's always hard...

Hey man I really feel your pain. It's always hard to make the right decision when you are attached to something.

Personally I kinda went crazy and had about 25 tanks running in my bedroom at 1...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-26-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 410
Posted By dr.tran
Agree with above. I personally add enough baking...

Agree with above. I personally add enough baking soda to bring the pH up to about 6.2 and they do fine. I have a harder time when the pH drops to about 5 though.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-19-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By dr.tran
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v519/MartialTheo...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v519/MartialTheory/524797_585574357867_1013339481_n.jpg

My hammy always cheers me up.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-10-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By dr.tran
I use goo gone. Then a quick rinse and whip it...

I use goo gone. Then a quick rinse and whip it down with a clean cloth. It does wonders for me.

http://www.amazon.com/Homax-Oz-Goo-Gone-GG12/dp/B00006IBNJ
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-07-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,738
Posted By dr.tran
Thanks I'm trying to get a proper id on...

Thanks

I'm trying to get a proper id on these guys. Had a few escapes. They can be pretty annoying.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v519/MartialTheory/IMAG0616.jpg...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-07-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By dr.tran
Yeah sorry I jumped to conclusions and I deleted...

Yeah sorry I jumped to conclusions and I deleted that post. Made a new post on that idea. My bad
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-07-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By dr.tran
I think it's their way of getting a base ph and...

I think it's their way of getting a base ph and then amending it with the Alkaline buffer. Because they don't know what your base ph is, it would be hard to say how much of what buffer to add in...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-07-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,660
Posted By dr.tran
That would be awesome. But right now I have no...

That would be awesome. But right now I have no idea about asian herbs. I'm terrible with asian cuisine.

But I will look into it. I have a lot of asian supermarkets here in NYC so it might not be...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-06-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,738
Posted By dr.tran
Is anyone good at identifying species of...

Is anyone good at identifying species of Chironomid? It turns out its some kind of green midge fly. But there are some that are brown. I thought they were mosquitoes but I think they are males. This...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-06-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,660
Posted By dr.tran
Oh thanks but its okay. I have been collecting my...

Oh thanks but its okay. I have been collecting my hamsters bedding and planed on composting that. Just been busy and haven't gotten the chance to touch the garden yet.

I'm going to get some of...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   11-05-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,741
Posted By dr.tran
Absolutely. I full hearty agree with you. ...

Absolutely. I full hearty agree with you.

Personally I just like to understand everything I use as much as I can. Its kinda entertaining for me. The theory approach is very nice so that I can...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   11-05-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,460
Posted By dr.tran
I agree with Hoppy and acitydweller. Hoppy has...

I agree with Hoppy and acitydweller. Hoppy has thoroughly covered the lights and co2 issue.

I also believe with that there is some kind of imbalance. I think its actually the ammonia in the soil...
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