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Forum: Tank Journals 04-17-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,477
Posted By Shawn123
Nice tank, can't believe it's low tech. I really...

Nice tank, can't believe it's low tech. I really like these scrapes that are like an island of plant surrounded by sand, but I always imagine it would be hard to keep the sand clean. Is it?
Forum: Tank Journals 04-17-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,027
Posted By Shawn123
Since the start of my journal I lost an oto to...

Since the start of my journal I lost an oto to jumping, both bloodfins(one to jumping one bloated and died), scissortail got sucked into gravel vac, and the nerite died a few days ago.
Also added a...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-17-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,027
Posted By Shawn123
Also, the sword was supposed to be a compact...

Also, the sword was supposed to be a compact variety but now I'm thinking otherwise..
Forum: Tank Journals 04-17-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,027
Posted By Shawn123
A pic from yesterday. Starting to get bba on my...

A pic from yesterday. Starting to get bba on my Monte Carlo up front. Not too happy about that. I can deal with it on driftwood and rocks, but hate when it gets on plants. I am going to try to do an...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-16-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Shawn123
Probably hair algae. I notice this after water...

Probably hair algae. I notice this after water changes in my tank as well. I remove what I see of the hair algae before the water change, but after, the finer threads I didn't see are white/grey,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-16-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Shawn123
Ludwigia sp red is really easy to grow and keep...

Ludwigia sp red is really easy to grow and keep red. Also pretty inexpensive.
Forum: Lighting 04-12-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 498
Posted By Shawn123
Samee I looked at your journal. So if the light...

Samee I looked at your journal. So if the light would cover your whole tank you would be happy with it as far as plant growth/colors?

Another question about beam angles.... The BML website says...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-11-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Shawn123
Just checked the box for any info but it doesn't...

Just checked the box for any info but it doesn't give a wight limit, sorry
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-11-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By Shawn123
Steve the op probably has a 36x18. I think petco...

Steve the op probably has a 36x18. I think petco discontinued them, I got one on clearance for $12 last year. Wish I would have gotten another just in case I ever get another tank. I didn't build...
Forum: Lighting 04-11-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 498
Posted By Shawn123
Thanks for the great info!

Thanks for the great info!
Forum: Substrate 04-11-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,596
Posted By Shawn123
Any new comments/experiences with the new up aqua...

Any new comments/experiences with the new up aqua sand? I was going to order a bag from GLA but noticed it is only a 5kg bag. Did anyone ever find out the volume?
Forum: Lighting 04-10-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 498
Posted By Shawn123
Anyone else with more info on these and also the...

Anyone else with more info on these and also the controller options?
Forum: Lighting 04-09-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 498
Posted By Shawn123
Thanks. I am not buying right away so I will...

Thanks. I am not buying right away so I will check in on your thread.
Forum: Lighting 04-09-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 498
Posted By Shawn123
BML Light question

I am thinking about switching to a BML 36" dutch planted for my 40b

I have a few questions:
Is the XB worth it or is the regular plenty for high light?

Are there any cheaper options for an...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-05-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Shawn123
I think any fish big enough would eat both. Why...

I think any fish big enough would eat both. Why not just sell some when you think you colony is getting too large?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-03-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By Shawn123
This forum is geared towards fresh water planted...

This forum is geared towards fresh water planted tanks. I'm sure a few people here keep marine too, but you would probably be better off looking for a marine oriented website.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-02-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 528
Posted By Shawn123
I think co2 is totally worth it. I agree to get a...

I think co2 is totally worth it. I agree to get a nice regulator and at least a 5 lb tank. The start up cost can be a little expensive, but once you have all the equipment (tank, regulator, diffuser,...
Forum: Plants 03-31-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 194
Posted By Shawn123
I have been slowly getting rid of mine, but I am...

I have been slowly getting rid of mine, but I am more worried about the light they block and not that they use too much nutrients. Your stem plants would also probably benefit from more light if your...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-29-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,610
Posted By Shawn123
Love the tank. Looks super nice and clean. What...

Love the tank. Looks super nice and clean. What is the plant behind the wood on the left with the feathered edges?
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 298
Posted By Shawn123
When I was researching filters it seemed like...

When I was researching filters it seemed like most people love the classic so that's what I got. I put my bio media in a mesh laundry bag fir easier cleaning. Runs well & I would buy one again if the...
Forum: Plants 03-24-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By Shawn123
Blyxa japonica problem

Blyxa japonica seems to grow fine in my tank, but it is difficult to keep in the substrate. Every few weeks, as it starts to bush out, it comes loose and floats to the top. My substrate is eco...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-07-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,167
Posted By Shawn123
Why not just all Amazonia? It doesn't need...

Why not just all Amazonia? It doesn't need capped, plus I have heard fluval plant stratum isn't that great. A good alternative to ada soil (and I think cheaper) is up! Aqua sand. Green leaf aquarium...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-06-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By Shawn123
Depends on the look you're going for. If it were...

Depends on the look you're going for. If it were my tank, I would definitely get some hardscpe in there.
Forum: Substrate 03-04-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By Shawn123
Put it on a screen and hose all the soil off...

Put it on a screen and hose all the soil off until only the eco remains.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-02-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,027
Posted By Shawn123
Here is the tank today: ...

Here is the tank today:
http://i219.photobucket.com/albums/cc146/pictureposter20/image_zpsf93a6ad1.jpg (http://s219.photobucket.com/user/pictureposter20/media/image_zpsf93a6ad1.jpg.html)
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