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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-22-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By brandon429
We need a full picture of it to chart a correction

We need a full picture of it to chart a correction
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-21-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By brandon429
You are free to do repeated export water changes...

You are free to do repeated export water changes just don't kick up the soil

It will not harm your cycle and it w stop the tint

Filter through low micron filter canister filter, carbon, all...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-20-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By brandon429
in your area rain may be purer than ours I...

in your area rain may be purer than ours I wouldnt ever use mine. distilled lacks too many ions, spring drinking water has some, it w work and always be known safe vs guess and the clear advantage of...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-20-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By brandon429
no I wouldnt use rainwater Id use spring drinking...

no I wouldnt use rainwater Id use spring drinking water from the store.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-18-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By brandon429
I think a neat way to guage them is white root...

I think a neat way to guage them is white root emersion from the axial nodes

i bought some mini off ebay and within 24 hrs high pc 6500 k lighting and good gas it had quarter inch root emersion so...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-18-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 361
Posted By brandon429
hey man nice to meet you I think that is a...

hey man nice to meet you

I think that is a perfectly reasonable venture and something to compete with bottled bac

the instant cycle market is not snake oil there are studies online about...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-18-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By brandon429
ha nice! planted still tanks are reliable and...

ha nice! planted still tanks are reliable and easy, id do a dirted micro one for work
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-18-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 361
Posted By brandon429
I use the instant cycle method on all pico reef...

I use the instant cycle method on all pico reef tanks I keep. bring home live rock wet from the pet store, it doesnt die, put in corals day 1 its repeatable like clockwork

the cases are a little...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-18-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By brandon429
We could fix that easy with peroxide a tank...

We could fix that easy with peroxide

a tank drain application

where the peroxide 3% from a brand new bottle is simply sprayed a few times on a bad area as the plants lay folded in the air...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-18-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By brandon429
yes they can live off microbenthic growth quite...

yes they can live off microbenthic growth quite well they are so tough
Here's mine
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RKTt6LLMO5E
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-18-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By brandon429
i could keep a couple of my culls at work in...

i could keep a couple of my culls at work in something like that, a pjreef (google) is about that size. the way I would do it would be to always have a clean gallon of water handy and never feed the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-17-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By brandon429
Excellent I did not know that thanks!

Excellent I did not know that thanks!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-16-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By brandon429
That may be the case I'm not best at plant Id but...

That may be the case I'm not best at plant Id but it came from excellent seller on here and it grows on lateral runners. Quad is more bushy and quite taller these are 3 inch max height in my other...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-16-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By brandon429
leaf variations in submerged marsilea minuta (bi lobe aberration pics)

marsilea is a neat ground cover im getting three leaf variants off the same runner all submerged growth generations removed from the primary plant.

id never seen bi lobed growth maybe it's common...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-12-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 309
Posted By brandon429
Philip google this nitrifying bacteria...

Philip

google this

nitrifying bacteria in tap water
Its neat to see that which we thought killed them to be a seed source for them!



once a year id take the garden hose in july or...
Forum: Substrate 12-11-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 560
Posted By brandon429
there is a neat way to see what flourite does...

there is a neat way to see what flourite does when used long term in a tank, a way of demonstrating how 'open' that type of sandbed exchange is with the upper water column vs breakdown substrates......
Forum: Algae 12-11-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By brandon429
I disagree its not ever due to an abundance of...

I disagree its not ever due to an abundance of nutrient

Brighty step 3 will give me gha if I use any of it within 24 hours in my tiny planted tank. Ei ferts do not
its a clear and easy nutrient...
Forum: Substrate 12-11-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 560
Posted By brandon429
Flourite 13 yrs :) How many tanks past...

Flourite 13 yrs
:)


How many tanks past five yrs old here are using the initial batch of Amazonia I'm curious




Flourite lasts forever and self dirts over the years because it doesn't...
Forum: Algae 12-10-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By brandon429
must get pressure co2 and not try to forever...

must get pressure co2 and not try to forever compensate for not having it 150 bucks easy amazon products and a welding shop

once you get gas and a glass atomizer drop another 100xx for odds and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 583
Posted By brandon429
thats like the hamster bottle topoff trick for...

thats like the hamster bottle topoff trick for nano reefs good call

take ball bearing out of end of hamster bottle or rabbit bottle or mutliples of them, tube goes in water and only dumps out...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 716
Posted By brandon429
one of the best ways to verify lighting is to...

one of the best ways to verify lighting is to simply find a thread where someone grew out a carpet under it

not just led's the exact arrangement in question. coolest simple trick ever. i have a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 716
Posted By brandon429
hey that was a surprising fts man nice...

hey that was a surprising fts man

nice looking for sure. not bad at all!

I see no real problems here, its trying to get started and the fts conveys this imo

those fish imo are better suited...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 583
Posted By brandon429
I believe your tank will get to 100 degrees if...

I believe your tank will get to 100 degrees if you cover based on the current 20 degree above ambient rates


have someone come over or just fix it up when you get back

I advise do not start...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,867
Posted By brandon429
5 gallons water 12 ft emersed growth :)

5 gallons water


12 ft emersed growth :)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By brandon429
I think because you aren't starting off trying to...

I think because you aren't starting off trying to compensate for lack of gas or good substrate you'll be fine. nice job not cutting corners. I have your kind of paintball regulator, about 75 bucks...
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