The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 24 of 24
Search took 0.19 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: mszabo
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-16-2010, 02:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By mszabo
Well I think you could do both, I have plugged a...

Well I think you could do both, I have plugged a tank I bought a long time ago successfully, its pretty much just installing the bulkhead and then a cap and hoping it doesn't leak :)

I have...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-13-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 943
Posted By mszabo
I don't think they are particularly dangerous but...

I don't think they are particularly dangerous but they certainly don't have a harmless rating rating on their Material Safety Data Sheet:

http://www.jtbaker.com/msds/englishhtml/p5950.htm
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-13-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 943
Posted By mszabo
Clearly his children must know that Aquarium...

Clearly his children must know that Aquarium Plants are inherently evil and they were trying to help daddy :)
Forum: Equipment 01-12-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By mszabo
It sounded to me like London's method of co2...

It sounded to me like London's method of co2 injection was to hook the mag9.5 to a co2 reactor. Perhaps something like:

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/diy/22296-rex-reactor.html

So that...
Forum: Plants 01-07-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,375
Posted By mszabo
Nice video, although your "interesting video for...

Nice video, although your "interesting video for several reasons" had me hoping it was a cute girl or something planting the tank.

Isn't the plant being cutup into plugs Marsiela Minuta. @...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-05-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,368
Posted By mszabo
It might be interesting to compare emersed vs...

It might be interesting to compare emersed vs submersed growth rates of the same plant. Or perhaps just documenting the transition from emersed form (buy some four-leaf clover that usually comes...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-29-2009, 12:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,318
Posted By mszabo
I believe redman88 is just starting up a thread...

I believe redman88 is just starting up a thread about his river system. I'm hoping for an update as it seemed interesting:
...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-29-2009, 12:41 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 103,239
Posted By mszabo
Thanks for the moonlight shots, I've been trying...

Thanks for the moonlight shots, I've been trying to figure out just where the bridge onramp/offramp was.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-17-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mszabo
In my opinion, I always found those open air hang...

In my opinion, I always found those open air hang on back filters to be annoyingly loud. I don't know if it is just because they are designed cheaper or if it is simply the nature of having an...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-17-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 734
Posted By mszabo
The human eye is pretty tricky that way. We have...

The human eye is pretty tricky that way. We have a very high dynamic range so we can see just as well in a room with a couple light bulbs as well as outside in full sun even though there's a huge...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-16-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 780
Posted By mszabo
"19:1 dilution of bleach:water for disinfection...

"19:1 dilution of bleach:water for disinfection purposes"

I'm pretty sure you got that backwards. Shouldn't that have been
"19:1 dilution of water:bleach for disinfection purposes"

I think...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-16-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 546
Posted By mszabo
Or 120 :), 4x2x2' are the dimensions of a 120...

Or 120 :), 4x2x2' are the dimensions of a 120 tank. 4x2x1.5' are the dimensions of a 90.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-16-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By mszabo
Honestly, I personally haven't used a dedicated...

Honestly, I personally haven't used a dedicated Aquarium Thermometer in many years not. Whenever I want to check I run to the kitchen and grab the digital probe thermometer we use for cooking a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-11-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By mszabo
Zero Edge Aquarium

I happened to goto a new fish store in my area that popped up while I was out of the hobby and they had a Zero Edge aquarium. I had never heard of this concept and thought it was pretty neat. Also...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-09-2009, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
Posted By mszabo
I'm sure a bit of preference comes into it. The...

I'm sure a bit of preference comes into it. The first curved glass aquarium I saw was an all-glass corner tank (54 gallons perhaps?) I saw it empty and thought it was a neat idea and was actually...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-08-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
Posted By mszabo
As you are looking at 26 and 46, I thought I'd...

As you are looking at 26 and 46, I thought I'd give my 2 cents. I personally liked the novelty of a bowfront tank when I first saw them. But after looking at them for 5 minutes or so they give me a...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-05-2009, 01:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By mszabo
I may be mistaken but I believe those are on the...

I may be mistaken but I believe those are on the downhill side of the river, and are just PVC pipes wrapped in some filter media where the water enters the pipe. Then I saw the green plant/pot in...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-04-2009, 01:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By mszabo
Alternately I suppose you could hook your...

Alternately I suppose you could hook your canister filter intake outlet into the overflow holes directly. However one of the main benefits of having the open air sump tank attached to the overflow...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By mszabo
I think I just gave my opinion in your other...

I think I just gave my opinion in your other thread. I'm a little curious myself by the Eheim 2200 series. Is this just their low-budget line or is it supposedly something new. I've been out of...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,557
Posted By mszabo
I'm just getting back into the hobby after a 5 yr...

I'm just getting back into the hobby after a 5 yr break. I ended up going with the Rena Filstars myself, then was given an eheim so I actually have both. I was under the impression that they are...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-03-2009, 02:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By mszabo
I've always gone to an art/craft store, I think...

I've always gone to an art/craft store, I think it was A.C. Moore and, and grab some black contact paper. A bit pricier than spraypaint/trashbags but easy to remove and stays on well.

This is...
Forum: Equipment 12-02-2009, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By mszabo
Personally I usually just run into the kitchen...

Personally I usually just run into the kitchen and grab the digital probe themomemeter I use when cooking a roast. Saves a buck and is easier to read.
Forum: DIY 12-01-2009, 11:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,788
Posted By mszabo
Now that we're going to the absurd, I'd guess...

Now that we're going to the absurd, I'd guess that Baking Soda + Vinegar would give better results than Alka-Selzer + Water. It would sure be a lot cheaper. Still doesn't solve the consistancy...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 12-01-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,863
Posted By mszabo
If I remember correctly the trick with macro is...

If I remember correctly the trick with macro is to get it to focus on anything, and then manually move the camera until it's focused on what you want. So for most cameras without a manual focus...
Showing results 1 to 24 of 24

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012