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Forum: Fish   03-19-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,709
Posted By gray_fox
Pelvicachromis Kribensis are very easy to breed...

Pelvicachromis Kribensis are very easy to breed and they take very good care of their young. They are a true tank beauty and are pretty hardy as well. Their mating rituals are very awesome to watch....
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-11-2013, 01:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By gray_fox
i can never get snails to live lol.i think my...

i can never get snails to live lol.i think my high level of c02 destroys their shells
Forum: Lighting   03-08-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 766
Posted By gray_fox
T5HO glo lighting

Anyone have any experience with Glo T5HO? a buddy of mine just upgraded his tank and told me i could have his old light for 20 bucks. Its a Glo A-3912. these lights any good? its a 48" dual bulb...
Forum: Fish   03-08-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,991
Posted By gray_fox
I'm with Mistahoo, I usually do not quarantine,...

I'm with Mistahoo, I usually do not quarantine, but if its from an unkown source like a craigslist person, i will quarantine them.
Forum: Lighting   03-07-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By gray_fox
IF numbers doesnt work, You can also download and...

IF numbers doesnt work, You can also download and install open office for mac. Works dandy.
Forum: Fish   03-07-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 942
Posted By gray_fox
At least you didn't name his Master.......Master...

At least you didn't name his Master.......Master Beta.....lol!
Forum: DIY   03-06-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,263
Posted By gray_fox
Honestly bud i feel for ya! i used to do the...

Honestly bud i feel for ya! i used to do the exact same thing when i lived in my parents basemet and had to fill a 125 gallon tank lol! the only difference between your setup is i glued a few key...
Forum: Fish   03-05-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 595
Posted By gray_fox
If she can make one with different colors, send...

If she can make one with different colors, send me a pm, i'd buy it lol!
Forum: Equipment   03-05-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,042
Posted By gray_fox
Just wanted to update this real quick. I wanted...

Just wanted to update this real quick. I wanted to say thanks for the recommendation for the Eheim Jager heaters. I bought two of them and my water is now always between 78.5 and 79.0, has yet to...
Forum: Fish   03-05-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 595
Posted By gray_fox
Now thats pretty darn sweet!! You should have her...

Now thats pretty darn sweet!! You should have her make another one using different colors! I could use a new pillow......!
Forum: Fish   03-04-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,073
Posted By gray_fox
I feed mine Three cucumbers a day and he grows...

I feed mine Three cucumbers a day and he grows like a weed! He never seems to wait for them to sink either, just attacks them at the surface and drags them down lol! Before i started feeding him...
Forum: Fish   03-03-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,234
Posted By gray_fox
they will make a great addition to any tank. I've...

they will make a great addition to any tank. I've been trying to get ahold of some Pelvicachromis Taeniatus Nigerian reds. they are just wonderful to watch!
Forum: Aquascaping   03-01-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,304
Posted By gray_fox
My local fish store has Master chief in two of...

My local fish store has Master chief in two of their live plant tanks stuck between java moss and java fern lol. If anyone is in Lancaster, Its That Fish place that has it :P
Forum: Fish   03-01-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,234
Posted By gray_fox
Yeah Kribs are awesome parents! I love watching...

Yeah Kribs are awesome parents! I love watching them mate, have babies and raise them. I have raised several Varities of Pelvicachromis and they all have done well! Congrats! You will enjoy them!
Forum: Equipment   02-20-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,042
Posted By gray_fox
Exclamation Best Heaters....and GO!

It's been a while since my last post, sorry guys, but here is a new question to start my year off with!:
A few years ago (2011) my favorite inline heaters died.....so i bought some replacement...
Forum: Lighting   01-05-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By gray_fox
New lighting for the tank

I am looking at getting new lights for my tank and im trying to be cheap about it....yaya i know its bad but I think I found a good lighting system, but I am not sure if its over kill or not :P
My...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-23-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,097
Posted By gray_fox
Ok where can i get a Par meter to test this out?

Ok where can i get a Par meter to test this out?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-23-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,097
Posted By gray_fox
Hoppy, i dont have a DIY hood. My lights are side...

Hoppy, i dont have a DIY hood. My lights are side by side one another...I have them both at the same side of the tank, there is a section of my tank with no plants that is not lit....thats where my...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-22-2011, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,097
Posted By gray_fox
@ Happi : What i really want to get my tank to...

@ Happi : What i really want to get my tank to look like, is something like this (http://www.tropica.com/layouts/green-plant-category/the-family-aquarium-%28297l%29/description.aspx) I want to have a...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-22-2011, 02:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,097
Posted By gray_fox
Question High, really high, normal Gh and Kh..? What to do to change levels

Sooo i just tested the GH and KH of my tap water ( well water ) and the GH and KH of my aquarium water....
Kh reads : about 160ppm
Gh reads: about 400ppm

Are these levels low, normal, high,...
Forum: Lighting   12-21-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By gray_fox
yeah they are too short, i only have plants...

yeah they are too short, i only have plants growing on the one side of the tank....which is why i was thinking about re-doing my light setup......there is 2 feet unlighted....by my piranhas like that...
Forum: Lighting   12-21-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By gray_fox
Wink Low light?

I am thinking on revamping my lighting situation as i don't think its quite what it should be... I have 1 light fixture with 2 T5HO lights 4' , and one T8HO light, 4'. Lights dont seem like they are...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By gray_fox
Where do you get your gel caps from....i looked...

Where do you get your gel caps from....i looked on ebay and the only thing i was able to find was white gel caps that are kosher...i did find a "vegan" capsul that was made out of some plant...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,037
Posted By gray_fox
actually to my surprise, they do quite well in my...

actually to my surprise, they do quite well in my hard water tank..... i havnt lost one yet, they are about 8 inches in length. I want to get more but cant find anyone near me that sells them.....My...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,037
Posted By gray_fox
oh and by the way, fish are looking better this...

oh and by the way, fish are looking better this morning, more active and not breathing as rapidly. :)
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