The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 74
Search took 0.16 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: ricoishere
Forum: Plants   01-16-2011, 03:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By ricoishere
Plant ID

Just picked this up today from LFS. Would someone ID for me?
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By ricoishere
Found some info on a closely related subject: ...

Found some info on a closely related subject:

http://www.americanaquariumproducts.com/AquariumUVSterilization.html

Guess since they don't affect minerals, they are OK to use with Fertz
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   12-20-2010, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By ricoishere
UV Sterilizers and Fertz

Does anyone have any info of the effects of UV sterilizers have on fertz in the planted tank? I used them in the past for the benefit of the livestock, so I have 2 great UV's just laying around. I...
Forum: Plants   07-31-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 410
Posted By ricoishere
Trimming Downoi

I have some downoi, and it's doing incredibly well. Roots are large, and growing well. Question, what is the best way to trim, and replant? I don't have any shoots, or runners. What advice?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-28-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By ricoishere
I've heard of these lil creatures living in...

I've heard of these lil creatures living in filters, filter lines, sponge filter housings, and who knows. I started with 12, now I have about 3dz. I took 6 and put them in a tank with big angels,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-28-2010, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By ricoishere
True true! It must have leaped when I was moving...

True true! It must have leaped when I was moving some plants while doing the WC
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-28-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By ricoishere
Indestructible RCS!

This weekend, while preparing to do my weekly WC, I got a cool surprise http://www.aquaticplantcentral.com/forumapc/images/smilies/exclaim.gif. No, not a new tank as a gift :icon_mrgr. I lifted a...
Forum: Equipment   05-28-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 381
Posted By ricoishere
Glass inflow/outflow

I would like some feedback or input on glass inflow/outflow to use for a rimless tank. Of course thereĺs the ADA Lilli Pipes
http://www.adgshop.com/Filtration_System_s/6.htm...
Forum: Plants   05-24-2010, 01:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By ricoishere
I have CW, and that's definitely not it. Thanks...

I have CW, and that's definitely not it. Thanks though.
Forum: Plants   05-24-2010, 12:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By ricoishere
Maybe these are better. Let meknow. It's a nice...

Maybe these are better. Let meknow. It's a nice plant, never seen it before.
Forum: Plants   05-24-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By ricoishere
Plant ID

Can someone ID this plant for me?
Forum: Equipment   04-30-2010, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By ricoishere
Eheim auto dosers

Has anyone used the Eheim Liquidoser?
http://www.eheim.com/base/eheim/inhalte/indexbffe.html?key=liniendetail_27669_ehen

I want some user feedback before taking the plunge. Any other good...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-27-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,592
Posted By ricoishere
Wow, there sure is a lot of cash being pumped...

Wow, there sure is a lot of cash being pumped into these tanks! I've been through 8 tanks in 2 years, and currently am running 3 high tech, all with CO2, high lighting, and timers out the wazoo. 75G...
Forum: Plants   03-31-2010, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 709
Posted By ricoishere
I had this in a 28G tank, it never grew past 2". ...

I had this in a 28G tank, it never grew past 2". Even though there was CO2/Dosing. Now that it's beed moved, it seems like it decided to grow.
Forum: Plants   03-31-2010, 02:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 709
Posted By ricoishere
Plant ID

Who can ID this plant for me? I had it for 1 year before it grew. I'm glad I kept it though!:drool:
Forum: Lighting   03-16-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,967
Posted By ricoishere
I would give them :thumbsup::thumbsup: up rating

I would give them :thumbsup::thumbsup: up rating
Forum: Algae   02-27-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 37,306
Posted By ricoishere
I finally used this for algae treatment last...

I finally used this for algae treatment last week. I had a massive Algae surge:eek5:. Started WC, did a trimming, first soaked all plants in 1/20 bleach water, and rinsed consistently for about 30...
Forum: Algae   02-19-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 521
Posted By ricoishere
Question Silvinia Minima for combatting algae?

has anyone used Silvinia minima to fight algae outbreaks? I know it's quite invasive, and nutrient-greedy.
Forum: Lighting   02-11-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,157
Posted By ricoishere
TEK is another extremely good light set.

TEK is another extremely good light set.
Forum: Lighting   02-10-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,157
Posted By ricoishere
Catalina wins for me hands down. Call and talk to...

Catalina wins for me hands down. Call and talk to them, let them know what you need. If not Catalina, then go for TEK. The new TEK light have fans on them, and are supposed to be very quiet.
Forum: Lighting   02-10-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,640
Posted By ricoishere
If you want to be a bit more specific, contact...

If you want to be a bit more specific, contact Jim @ www.Catalinaaquarium.com. He can make a 2,3 or 4 bulb PC fixture, add switches/cable to each bulb as you need. I have a 20", 3 x 39W PC, 3...
Forum: Lighting   01-25-2010, 08:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,138
Posted By ricoishere
Go with the 4x54 watts. You can always scale...

Go with the 4x54 watts. You can always scale down the lighting, but you can't increase the lighting with t smaller fixture. Catalina makes great fixtures, so you' ernot going wrong. If you can, go...
Forum: Tank Journals   12-21-2009, 03:26 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 129,081
Posted By ricoishere
Thisis one of the nicest setupsI've seen, period....

Thisis one of the nicest setupsI've seen, period. The rockwork is great. Keep posting updates!
Forum: Algae   10-22-2009, 02:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 37,306
Posted By ricoishere
I used it, no fish losses. Keep in mind, I used...

I used it, no fish losses. Keep in mind, I used it VERY conservatively!
Forum: Algae   09-10-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 37,306
Posted By ricoishere
Hydrogen Peroxide for algae Control?

ANyone here eer heard of this, or tried it?

http://www.njagc.net/events/meetings/meeting_2008_01_19.htm

Using HP to help control algae?:bounce:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 74

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome