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Forum: Tank Journals   02-05-2016, 01:38 PM
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Posted By Laura
I got my ferts in and added my dosing pump to the...

I got my ferts in and added my dosing pump to the tank last night. How do you run the tubing into the tank? Right now I have it in the water in front of the output from the filter.
Forum: Tank Journals   02-03-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
The pic from last night after planting the...

The pic from last night after planting the Elocharis Belem. The parameters seem to be leveling out a bit more. Hopefully I can get my parameter tracker up and running again to keep better records of...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-03-2016, 01:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
Last night's update is this: ...

Last night's update is this:
http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l1/baby_cheyenne/Mobile%20Uploads/e2ce56bc-ada7-401b-9a1e-3d01654d3d5f.jpg

Nothin like a cycling tank! I'm doing a fishless cycle,...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-01-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
I got a start on the hardscape over the...

I got a start on the hardscape over the weekend... I still have more lava rock to add, but it is getting there. I got most of the plumbing done, just waiting on some parts for my CO2, but the filter,...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-28-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
I got my Finnex Planted+ 24/7 and dosing pump...

I got my Finnex Planted+ 24/7 and dosing pump ordered today. I decided to go with black sand for the substrate, and lava rock to build up the hill. My tree came in sometime ago, and its perfect! I'm...
Forum: Equipment   01-27-2016, 12:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
Thank you so much!!!!!!!

Thank you so much!!!!!!!
Forum: Equipment   01-27-2016, 12:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
i saw that, but I don't know what the fitting is...

i saw that, but I don't know what the fitting is that I need to be able to order one.
Forum: Equipment   01-26-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
The needle valve is a Parker 4Z-NSL-BN-SS-K.... ...

The needle valve is a Parker 4Z-NSL-BN-SS-K....

My boyfriend told me 1/4.... sorry for the mis-information lol

Bump: also I was wrong when I pointed out the part on the setup, its the fitting...
Forum: Equipment   01-26-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
I know it's 1/4 NPT on one end and compression on...

I know it's 1/4 NPT on one end and compression on the other. I'll check the needle valve when I get home in a bit.
Forum: Equipment   01-26-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
I tried that first. The guys looked at me like I...

I tried that first. The guys looked at me like I had lost my mind.

Here is a pic of it on my setup (4 years ago before it broke, lol)...
Forum: Equipment   01-26-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By Laura
Reg part identification help

Ok I'm in the process of trying to get my tank up and running again, but when I took my co2 setup out of storage, the piece between my needle valve and 90 degree elbow for my bubble counter was...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-06-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
They are very good! they have some really...

They are very good! they have some really inspiring builds! The kiddos are getting really excited to get started on it and watch it progress.

I think I have decided to go with PPS-Pro for ferts....
Forum: Tank Journals   01-05-2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
I lied, my link was just to the pic. Progress...

I lied, my link was just to the pic. Progress pics and build info can be seen here:
...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-05-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
The link I posted has some of the build pics. The...

The link I posted has some of the build pics. The window and door were cut from wood and burned to get the look. The hill is built on rocks. I'm going to try using lava rock, and maybe fill in...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-04-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Laura
38 Gallon Tree Scape

I'm apparently getting back into the game... YAY! I've had my 38 gallon sitting on the sideline for a while since I moved, and I've decided to get it up and running again, bigger and better than...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-16-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By Laura
Thanks! I'm really looking forward to it.

Thanks! I'm really looking forward to it.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-15-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By Laura
It wasn't intentional by any means. And only have...

It wasn't intentional by any means. And only have had the one fish in there, which is an algae eater... It had plethora of food. The plants that are in there provided plenty of oxygen for him, The...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-15-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By Laura
Fixin to Jump Back in

So, I'm not really a "new" member, but I've been out of the hobby for a couple of years.... The 38 in my sig is still kinda kickin... as in it has a few wild crypts and an orange headed oto that...
Forum: Lighting   07-24-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Laura
Nope, just overhead fluorescents... ...

Nope, just overhead fluorescents...



Frequent water changes.... Few times a week probably. It wouldnt be any different than a Walstad bowl or something to that effect
Forum: Lighting   07-24-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Laura
Lighting Problem

So, my boss has told me that I can have a nano on my desk.... as long as it didnt have cords running to an outlet... Are there any battery operated lights out there that I could use? Just looking low...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   07-20-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By Laura
Not sure if you would be interested or not, but I...

Not sure if you would be interested or not, but I created a parameter checker that automatically calculates the CO2 PPM according to the water parameters you enter. I have trouble following the...
Forum: Equipment   07-19-2012, 04:54 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 62,517
Posted By Laura
For anyone interested, I added a set-up SunSun...

For anyone interested, I added a set-up SunSun HW-302 set up guide in my 38 Gallon Revival journal with tons of pics. Some of the pictures leave something to be desired but you get a good idea of how...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-19-2012, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By Laura
Assembly of the SunSun HW-302 PIC HEAVY

Here is a basic breakdown of how I set up my SunSun HW-302 filter (also called the GW-302). The instructions (or lack there of) leave something to be desired, so I decided to write a bit of a How-to...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-18-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By Laura
oh Pics are coming. I'm going to try to take pics...

oh Pics are coming. I'm going to try to take pics of everything, including how I put together my filter, since there is a real lack of instructions for it :P
Forum: Equipment   07-18-2012, 11:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By Laura
what kind of connection is it? 1/8 npt or 10-32? ...

what kind of connection is it? 1/8 npt or 10-32?

with the 1/8 I would use teflon tape (just skip the first few threads). for 10-32 I would use locktite....
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