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Forum: Fish 12-06-2003, 01:32 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,398
Posted By slyargent
Lotsa different kind of bugs, especially daddy...

Lotsa different kind of bugs, especially daddy long legs...but sometimes, I feel sorry for the bug, and let them go since im into those astral projection stuff....
Forum: Fish 12-04-2003, 04:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By slyargent
But, ow do you breed bamboo shrimps? Ive been...

But, ow do you breed bamboo shrimps? Ive been having eggs, all around the tank, especially on my plants. There are about 50 or so eggs. I have 2 bamboo shrimps and suspecting that its them, but I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2003, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By slyargent
I live on the beach, and yes lots of them float...

I live on the beach, and yes lots of them float around here, but those were huge.....I wonder if there are any market for them...lol....can harvest and sell them...lol....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2003, 07:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By slyargent
Its amazing...does anyone have any infos about...

Its amazing...does anyone have any infos about this other and rather new part of the hobby?

Lookie:

http://www.picturetrail.com/gallery/view?p=999&gid=2810752&uid=1473668&membe
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2003, 05:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,360
Posted By slyargent
too many....first, co2, pressurised(though should...

too many....first, co2, pressurised(though should have it last month)

lighting upgrade.....and...a digital camera so I can take really good pics of my tank!
Forum: Other Websites 11-28-2003, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,197
Posted By slyargent
Yeah! Why not? :cry:[/quote] I know, but I'm...

Yeah! Why not? :cry:[/quote]

I know, but I'm sort of lucky! I have a fish shoppe. Its called Fountain's Aquarium. They have a great selection, and they have several planted display...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-28-2003, 07:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,853
Posted By slyargent
Scary...if it was me(the live food thing)....I...

Scary...if it was me(the live food thing)....I have no idea what it is, but I do agree if its there(not on the fish, etc), its mostly harmless.

Anyway, i really dont like feeding live food to my...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-28-2003, 07:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,292
Posted By slyargent
I think what Gdomminy is that case, I cleaned my...

I think what Gdomminy is that case, I cleaned my tank a week ago, and it became cloudy(i rinsed biomedia with tap water). I just let it go, and it cleared within a few days(assuming you have a pretty...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-27-2003, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,063
Posted By slyargent
Crypts can do just fine under bright lights, but...

Crypts can do just fine under bright lights, but they are adaptable and can also grow in low light conditions.[/quote]

Cool, really? I thought I read some crypts do poorly under bright light? I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-26-2003, 02:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,063
Posted By slyargent
Crypts are GREAT low light plants, although not...

Crypts are GREAT low light plants, although not considered an easy plant by some, and an easy plant by others, anyway, I've also read crypts dont do well with bright light.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-25-2003, 09:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By slyargent
Some people actually dont do anything, just let...

Some people actually dont do anything, just let it play out, doint do water changes, fertilizing, feeding(?) or anything. just let the tank balance itself out.

Look at it this way:

Bacteria...
Forum: Fish 11-25-2003, 06:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By slyargent
First of all, do you know the full work involved...

First of all, do you know the full work involved in taking care of discus? If so, you might wanna try putting in garlic. Ive read somewhere that it discus loves garlic and it entices them to eat....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-24-2003, 12:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By slyargent
But I read that if the carbon is no longer...

But I read that if the carbon is no longer activated, it might leech out all the stuff it was supposedly trying to get rid of. Plus, bacteria doesnt just live in your filter, its all over your tank,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-23-2003, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 985
Posted By slyargent
looks like some sort of sword, probably, melon...

looks like some sort of sword, probably, melon sword(it looks like an emmersed melon sowrd) but you said its been throwing out leaves, and those are probably submersed growth, so I hope someone can...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-23-2003, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By slyargent
Nope, no carbon at all, Ive read that if you...

Nope, no carbon at all, Ive read that if you almost always have it in there, it actually stops working. and replace it, which is expensive. Also, it removes nutrients needed by plants(correct me if...
Forum: Fish 11-23-2003, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,853
Posted By slyargent
I forgot to mention that when I had a vacation to...

I forgot to mention that when I had a vacation to South east asia, I saw some folks eat parrotfish...those guys were beautiful, But I dont know if its kept in the marine part of the hobby.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-20-2003, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By slyargent
Hahahaha...yeah, I read that they do. Btw, the...

Hahahaha...yeah, I read that they do. Btw, the ambulias, and the sunset hygros are doing really well. I need to pull out both and remove half of them...lol.

Now, if only I can train my red lotus...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-20-2003, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By slyargent
Hi, Ive been in the planted part of the hobby for...

Hi, Ive been in the planted part of the hobby for a couple months now, and I must sya, Id had great success growing plants without using expensive equipments(diy co2, NO bulbs, soil substrate),...
Forum: Fish 11-20-2003, 07:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,620
Posted By slyargent
Hi, I as well, have those golden clams. At...

Hi,

I as well, have those golden clams. At first, I Think they would stay on top of the substrate. But after a while, they always dig themselves down. Nothing special. All they do is open up, and...
Forum: Algae 11-19-2003, 11:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,751
Posted By slyargent
Might I also ask how much food you feed your...

Might I also ask how much food you feed your fish?

Ive had green water before, I tried water changes and it just got worst. I tried blacking out for 3 days, and its all gone. No feeding...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-19-2003, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 797
Posted By slyargent
Its a way to control algae, I just read about it...

Its a way to control algae, I just read about it on The Aquatic plants digest. I have an idea of how it works, but does anyone know how to do it? Im interested to find this out since I have a...
Forum: Fish 11-18-2003, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 931
Posted By slyargent
So are zebra danios. They are almost invincible.

So are zebra danios. They are almost invincible.
Forum: Lighting 11-18-2003, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By slyargent
But I read PC are used in office buildings,...

But I read PC are used in office buildings, too.[/quote]

They do, but the bulbs typically used in office buildings are 2700k, 3500k, and 4100k. The bulbs that typically grow plants more...
Forum: Lighting 11-18-2003, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By slyargent
But I read PC are used in office buildings, too.

But I read PC are used in office buildings, too.
Forum: Lighting 11-18-2003, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By slyargent
Yes, when I said the word "aquarium"(stupid me,...

Yes, when I said the word "aquarium"(stupid me, they were just about to tell me if im gonna use it to grow plants when i said aquarium...), they told me that I need to look at my lfs...lol...
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