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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   03-11-2014, 08:29 PM
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Posted By mallardman12
Excel in 45?

I currently have a 45 gallon tank with a dirt capped substrate and a dual T5 fixture. I don't have Co2 and I was wondering if it would be worth using excel in a tank my size. I also wanted to know if...
Forum: Fish   04-29-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By mallardman12
Thanks. Hopefully I wont have a problem.

Thanks. Hopefully I wont have a problem.
Forum: Tank Journals   04-28-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Well neither of the gold rams made it more then...

Well neither of the gold rams made it more then three days, but my bolivan ram is doing great for over a week now! The tank is actually starting to fill in. 10 penguin tetras should be in on...
Forum: Fish   04-28-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By mallardman12
Penguins with Angels?

In my 45 gallon tank I have two juvenile angels and I just ordered 10 penguin tetras. I thought they weren't nippers, but now that I looked around I see that they don't have a great reputation....
Forum: Fish   04-08-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,243
Posted By mallardman12
Thanks for the input everyone! Have a good Easter...

Thanks for the input everyone! Have a good Easter too
Forum: Fish   04-08-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,243
Posted By mallardman12
Feeding boiled egg yolk?

With all these eggs laying around it made me wonder, can I feed my small angelfish the yolk from a boiled egg? Thanks.
Forum: Tank Journals   04-07-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
New fish! http://i41.tinypic.com/5dm52s.jpg ...

New fish!
http://i41.tinypic.com/5dm52s.jpg
http://i42.tinypic.com/zj9uno.jpg
http://i44.tinypic.com/mbk183.jpg
Forum: Equipment   04-06-2012, 04:56 PM
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Views: 2,611
Posted By mallardman12
Can you use windex?

Can you use windex?
Forum: Substrate   04-01-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 892
Posted By mallardman12
I use an inch of it covering dirt. Here's what I...

I use an inch of it covering dirt. Here's what I mean, http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/tank-journals/162152-mallards-45-gallon-npt.html.
Forum: Tank Journals   04-01-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Update! Not much has changed but it seems to be...

Update! Not much has changed but it seems to be growing in well.

First runner? Is it too deep in the substrate?
http://i41.tinypic.com/2941jcy.jpg

FTS
http://i41.tinypic.com/14v756v.jpg
Forum: Substrate   04-01-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 892
Posted By mallardman12
I use it as a cap with dirt. I had no black water...

I use it as a cap with dirt. I had no black water like reviews said, just brown water from the dirt.
Forum: Tank Journals   03-07-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,969
Posted By mallardman12
Those crypts look so healthy. do you keep any...

Those crypts look so healthy. do you keep any submersed?
Forum: Tank Journals   02-25-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
The tank is progressing well. The sag is almost...

The tank is progressing well. The sag is almost done melting and everything else is showing new growth. I moved the sword and ludwigia and I think it looks better.
http://i39.tinypic.com/qya2hu.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By mallardman12
Awesome! I have had my lace plant with no Co2 for...

Awesome! I have had my lace plant with no Co2 for three weeks and there is already three new leaves!
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By mallardman12
Tank looks good! How do you like your lace plant?...

Tank looks good! How do you like your lace plant? Are you using Co2?
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Thanks for the advice! I'll have to decide soon.

Thanks for the advice! I'll have to decide soon.
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Thanks a ton! I have been dosing flourish...

Thanks a ton! I have been dosing flourish comprehensive weekly and and just got daylight bulbs yesterday. I just hope I will get a pair of angels. I usually have lights on for 6 hours a day on week...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-17-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
I was a little disappointed when I saw the tank...

I was a little disappointed when I saw the tank this morning. I trimmed the old leaves of the lace plant and I pulled off all the melting leaves on the dwarf sag. The rotala seems like the only thing...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-15-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Update! New growth on the Sword, lace plant,...

Update! New growth on the Sword, lace plant, rotala, and jungle vallisneria!
http://i44.tinypic.com/esue5x.jpg
http://i44.tinypic.com/20gjrcz.jpg
http://i43.tinypic.com/2utrx1z.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals   02-08-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Thanks for the advice. I don't plan to use any...

Thanks for the advice. I don't plan to use any fertilizer just yet, because the tank is very new and the nutrients from the dirt is still in the water, or I'm assuming. In about a month I plan on...
Forum: Lighting   02-06-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By mallardman12
Thank you, hopefully I'll be able to pick them up...

Thank you, hopefully I'll be able to pick them up later today!
Forum: Lighting   02-06-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By mallardman12
What would benefit the plants more?

What would benefit the plants more?
Forum: Lighting   02-06-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By mallardman12
What bulbs do I get?

I have a 36 inch Coralife HO T5 lighting fixture with one 10,000k bulb and one Actinic bulb. What is the best combination for a planted tank? Do I want a 10,000 and a 6,700 or two 6,700s? I hope my...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   02-05-2012, 04:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,473
Posted By mallardman12
Try dirt you won't regret it, if you do it right....

Try dirt you won't regret it, if you do it right. Check my thread out for some ideas. I just set mine up! http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/tank-journals/162152-mallards-45-gallon-dirt-tank-new.html
Forum: Tank Journals   02-02-2012, 01:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,476
Posted By mallardman12
Finally planted! I think It is looking good so...

Finally planted! I think It is looking good so far.
Left side
http://i41.tinypic.com/2j4d37b.jpg
right side
http://i39.tinypic.com/2wn7cyo.jpg
Dwarf sag "carpet"...
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