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Forum: Algae Yesterday, 04:57 PM
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Posted By samee
I tried finding the exp date before but there is...

I tried finding the exp date before but there is none. I did not change the tank water this past weekend, so its been 2 weeks of fert dosing. Today was macro fert dosing day. I shook the 2nd bottle...
Forum: Algae 12-14-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 43
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Posted By samee
API test kit.

API test kit.
Forum: Algae 12-13-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 43
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Posted By samee
After dry dosing this past week: Phosphate -...

After dry dosing this past week:

Phosphate - 10+ ppm
Nitrate - 5 ppm

I really dont know whats going on, even after double dosing. Its not like I have double the algae, I have bga growing but...
Forum: Algae 12-10-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
hmm, I will look into it. If the condition does...

hmm, I will look into it. If the condition does not improve Ill just shut the lights off and leave it for 2 weeks. I dont care what dies, Im tired of this.

My mini are having discoloured leaves....
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 12-07-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 605
Posted By samee
Im a pc exclusive person and dont know much about...

Im a pc exclusive person and dont know much about consoles, but Ive not heard anything good about the xbox. Looking at the ps4 seems to be a no brainier to me, it has better performance and a lower...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-07-2014, 09:32 PM
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Views: 115,365
Posted By samee
Amazing as always Donn. Those reds and such clear...

Amazing as always Donn. Those reds and such clear water and tank, the top looks amazing too, drool x 100.
Forum: Algae 12-07-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Yea the kh2po4 Im suppose to be dosing 1/18 but...

Yea the kh2po4 Im suppose to be dosing 1/18 but since I dont have a measuring spoon that small, Im doing 1/8. I will dose less of that and up the other dosing. 1 more week to see.

Im leaving for...
Forum: Algae 12-06-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Ok, yea I use tap water and it does the job. ...

Ok, yea I use tap water and it does the job.

After dry dosing this past week:

Phosphate - 10+ ppm
Nitrate - 5 - 10 ppm

I dont get whats hogging my nitrates, but 1/4 tsp does not seem to be...
Forum: Algae 11-30-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
I was not being clear :P I meant to say that in...

I was not being clear :P I meant to say that in the link below, they used gh booster for dry dosing instructions while I dont have that. I only have k2so4.
...
Forum: Algae 11-30-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Will do, it just came to me while dosing that...

Will do, it just came to me while dosing that they used the booster while I have K2SO4. So I ended up dosing 1/4 tsp.
Forum: Algae 11-29-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Yes, CSM+B This week Im going to try dry...

Yes, CSM+B


This week Im going to try dry dosing

1/4 Tsp-KN03 3x a week
1/8 Tsp-KH2P04 3x aweek
1/8 Tsp-Trace 3x a week

The smallest measuring size I have is 1/8, so I will dose that much...
Forum: Algae 11-29-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
This past week 30 ml

This past week 30 ml
Forum: Algae 11-29-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
I dont know how much longer I can go like this,...

I dont know how much longer I can go like this, why cant I grow anything without algae?

Today:

Phosphate - 10+ ppm
Nitrate - 0 to 5 ppm

I dont know what it is, Im double dosing macros, I...
Forum: Algae 11-21-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Today Phosphate - 10 ppm Nitrate - 10 to...

Today

Phosphate - 10 ppm
Nitrate - 10 to 20 ppm

Im dosing 40 ml of macro and trace, which is double of what I dose. I will be dosing a bit more next week.

BGA is still forming. It is also...
Forum: Algae 11-20-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By samee
Whats the difference btw nitrate lvls of 20 vs...

Whats the difference btw nitrate lvls of 20 vs 40? What is it that might inhibit bga? To me it seems that as long as theres an excess of nutrients, its all good because the plants are not effected by...
Forum: Algae 11-19-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By samee
I guess youve been doing something wrong for the...

I guess youve been doing something wrong for the past 15+ years :P

Theres something off that is triggering it, Im going thru this stage atm and in the process of trial and error. Ive dosed...
Forum: Algae 11-18-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Not rude at all Scott. Its all the pointers I...

Not rude at all Scott. Its all the pointers I already know but am bad at enforcing. Ive moved my lights to 17" above the water surface. My light angle is at 90 degrees, so I thought at 12" it would...
Forum: Algae 11-16-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
I shook it well, according to the instructions....

I shook it well, according to the instructions. today is water change day, before I change I could do another test just to confirm, but Im sure I shaked the bottle for a while.
Forum: Lighting 11-16-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 654
Posted By samee
Let me just say this, if you want a heavily...

Let me just say this, if you want a heavily planted tank, like a Dutch, 1 light strip (BML or any other LED) wont do. The spread wont work. You need several stips to cover the entire width of the...
Forum: Algae 11-15-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Im surprised its 0, my plant load isnt even that...

Im surprised its 0, my plant load isnt even that great. I used to dose just 20 in my 45 gallon heavy planted tank and this was not a problem. Next week Im doubling the macro dosing to 40 ml (from...
Forum: Algae 11-15-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
Just an update, I am doing more but its not...

Just an update, I am doing more but its not enough.

I check both today and Nitrates were 0 ppm and phos was 3 to 5 ppm. So I need to step it up more. The bga is coming back but really really...
Forum: Plants 11-11-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 361
Posted By samee
I bought the nesea as nesea red. I dunno if its a...

I bought the nesea as nesea red. I dunno if its a hybrid or what.

The ammannia grows really fast, like weed like fast. Its also forgiving in high tech setups. Ive had them under shade and...
Forum: Plants 11-10-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 361
Posted By samee
This is ammannia garcilis, just to clear it out. ...

This is ammannia garcilis, just to clear it out.

http://i62.tinypic.com/20zcw1k.jpg
http://i58.tinypic.com/33jk2lf.jpg

This is not ammannia (bottom right) but Nesaea crassicaulis. It looks...
Forum: Algae 11-09-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,058
Posted By samee
After facing the ph towards the substrate a bit,...

After facing the ph towards the substrate a bit, I am seeing a slow difference in the bga. The area was clearing up slowly and it was turning brown. I did a water change today and sucked up as much...
Forum: Plants 11-09-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 361
Posted By samee
With that pic, its hard to say atm. Once they get...

With that pic, its hard to say atm. Once they get big enough, maybe itl be easier to tell apart. AG grows up to be monsters, but if kept very cramped and with little light, they will grow thin and...
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