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Forum: Fish 01-01-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By el_heb
Wow! Thank you guys! The LFS guy was clueless...

Wow! Thank you guys! The LFS guy was clueless about these and sold them REAL cheap. I haven't seen anymore of these strain of angels in any other local store. I may have gotten the very last ones!
Forum: Fish 12-30-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By el_heb
Thank you Rene, I believe so too! :red_mouth

Thank you Rene, I believe so too! :red_mouth
Forum: Fish 12-29-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By el_heb
Need help! ID please?

Hi all,

I just bought a pair of juvenile angelfish, and the LFS had no idea what strain they were. I think they are Smokey Pinoy, but i could be very mistaken. Got them for 7 dollars both. ID...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-19-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By el_heb
I bought a bag of Scotts All Purpose Sustained...

I bought a bag of Scotts All Purpose Sustained Release Fertilizer and rolled them in clay balls. The fert comes in a 10-10-10 ratio.

I'll let them dry hard, and post the results after a month or...
Forum: Lighting 08-17-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By el_heb
Changing my lights

Hi all

One quick question to the light gurus out there...
I currently have an odyssea 2x39w T5HO with [censored][censored][censored][censored]ty reflectors and was planning on changing to a 1x54w...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-11-2012, 02:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By el_heb
Thanks Diana I was thinking of rolling a few...

Thanks Diana

I was thinking of rolling a few balls and sticking ONE under an amazon sword or cryptocoryne and watch the results on that plant. Lately my plants are growing veeeeery slowly.

I...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-10-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By el_heb
Terrestrial fertz in clay balls?

Hi all

I've been reading about people using Osmocote in clay balls as a substrate fertilizer, but i don't have access to Osmocote.

The terrestrial fertilizer that i have is called Triple-17,...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 08-09-2012, 03:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,015
Posted By el_heb
Well, it's been a long time since last updating...

Well, it's been a long time since last updating this tank.

I tore it down recently, wasn't having very good growth, even the anubias were deteriorating, so i decided to change the substrate and...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-03-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,136
Posted By el_heb
Sam Really nice tank you've got there ...

Sam

Really nice tank you've got there

How many modules would you recommend for a 48x16x20 tank? I was thinking of going with 3 modules of Panorama Pros or 2 Kessil spotlights, but i'm unsure of...
Forum: Lighting 11-23-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Right now i just saw a new ecoxotic panorama...

Right now i just saw a new ecoxotic panorama module on their site, it says panorama freshwater kit, it looks like the older model, with 1w per led
...
Forum: Lighting 11-05-2011, 02:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Hi all Found these in a local home...

Hi all

Found these in a local home improvement store
http://www.magg.com.mx/catalogo/?product=FLAT-190-CIRCULAR&q=node/854

there's 6 LEDs at 15.2 watts total at 5000k and 80 optics, the store...
Forum: Lighting 10-31-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Does anyone uses Ecoxotic's Panorama Pro modules?...

Does anyone uses Ecoxotic's Panorama Pro modules? I'm interested in getting a couple of these for my tank to replace my 2x39 T5HO. How many modules would I need to get low-medium light and cover the...
Forum: Lighting 08-03-2011, 01:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
This is a pic of my current tank I don't...

This is a pic of my current tank

I don't have any technical knowledge, i'm a medical resident, so i would need a plug-n-play fixture, like the current-usa truelumen pro or boostled's bulbs.
...
Forum: Lighting 08-01-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
BoostLED has an all white bulb 7000k 5x3W with 60...

BoostLED has an all white bulb 7000k 5x3W with 60 degree optics, i was considering that. The reefing folk recommend 1 bulb for 12x12", can i get away with 1 bulb for 24x24" area? Considering its...
Forum: Lighting 08-01-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Hi all My current tank is a 48x16x20, it's...

Hi all

My current tank is a 48x16x20, it's 65g. My plants include swords, crypts, anubias, and ferns. Got really tired of pruning stem plants every 3 days. And I plan to upgrade, maybe ina year or...
Forum: Lighting 08-01-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Or should i just stick with T5HO? Or change to...

Or should i just stick with T5HO? Or change to 2x70w metal halide?
Forum: Lighting 08-01-2011, 02:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,423
Posted By el_heb
Which LEDs for planted tank?

Hi all,

I would like to upgrade my light, i have a 2x39w T5HO, but am interested in LEDs. I'm looking at Current USA's Truelumen Pro LED striplight vs BoostLED's PAR30 bulbs.

Does anyone has...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-12-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
I was thinking of adding a koralia pump for added...

I was thinking of adding a koralia pump for added circulation, maybe a koralia 1 or 2, which one do you recommend for this tank?
Forum: Tank Journals 12-10-2010, 03:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
Most sources i've read recommend adding crushed...

Most sources i've read recommend adding crushed coral or similar to the substrate to limit acidity in the topsoil

With my hard water it's not necessary?
Forum: Tank Journals 12-10-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
Guys, i need help! I just setup the...

Guys, i need help!

I just setup the substrate of my tank but i forgot to put the crushed coral under the topsoil!! what can i do? what can go wrong if i don't use it? My water is extremely hard,...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-05-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
I haven't used it a lot, but it is very bright...

I haven't used it a lot, but it is very bright with the stock bulbs, planning to upgrade to Giesemann's Midday and AquaFlora bulbs. Another thing worth noting is that it has a single reflector,...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-05-2010, 01:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
Didn't think anyone would notice it with the...

Didn't think anyone would notice it with the crappy picture LOL :hihi:

But that foam is not definitive, i still have to buy a foam piece to support the entire tank base, that's another reason i...
Forum: Tank Journals 12-05-2010, 12:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
Thanks! Sorry for the crappy picture, was...

Thanks!

Sorry for the crappy picture, was taken with the old iphone's crappy camera. Once it's stocked i'll try to get some decent shots :icon_lol:
Forum: Tank Journals 12-05-2010, 12:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,003
Posted By el_heb
Custom Flatback 65g

Hi all

Just recieved my new tank! I still need several more things before i start stocking, mainly a light hanging pole for the light fixture. Here is my plan:

Tank dimensions: 48'' x 16'' x...
Forum: Substrate 11-11-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
Posted By el_heb
Hi all quick question i'm just rinsing...

Hi all

quick question

i'm just rinsing and sifting new topsoil, and thought Of mixing the clay with thr soil and top it off with flourite. Would this be too much iron? Pr should i use regular...
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