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Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-30-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By KFryman
However you have the wood setup on the bottom...

However you have the wood setup on the bottom picture leave it like that. I agree that if the plants were rearranged the first one would look good. I personally think the bottom scape looks great!
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Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-23-2016, 02:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
I'm very pleased with it Tiptop. It's fun having...

I'm very pleased with it Tiptop. It's fun having a tank I don't have to do maintenance and it still gets great growth. Looking back at the first picture of the tank startup this bowl has become what...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-21-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
That's the plan PuffPuff. I've been letting it...

That's the plan PuffPuff. I've been letting it mature as much as possible before adding shrimp since this bowl is so small I want to make sure it has stable growth and plenty of food for shrimp. Moss...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-21-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
Well there's been a long time with no updates and...

Well there's been a long time with no updates and I changed it up a little bit so I figured I'd share. I stopped dosing, though every so often I do to try to maintain some balance. Anyways heres a...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-28-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
Short update on the bowl. To my surprise this...

Short update on the bowl. To my surprise this little 1g bubble bowl has been coming along great. I'm stoked that the plants have actually pearled once getting afternoon sunlight, the moss even...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-19-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
I think the only hard part about no tech is...

I think the only hard part about no tech is deciding the plants and the light source. Light source is definitely more of an issue just because you don't want too much where you are dealing with...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-18-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
The water has being pretty clear besides minimal...

The water has being pretty clear besides minimal tannins from the dirt. It's nice not having to clean the filter out anything just sit back enjoy and eventually trim.

I'll have to check hope many...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-18-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
Besides being hard to photograph I like this...

Besides being hard to photograph I like this bowl. Not much maintenance besides top offs. I do usually dose a drop or two of Excel for the s repens which is actually growing. I wasn't sure how it...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   11-09-2015, 03:42 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 20,823
Posted By KFryman
What is that little green plant growing either on...

What is that little green plant growing either on or right next to the rock on the bottom right of the tank? I can't really tell by zooming in. Doesn't really look like algae but I can't tell at all...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-08-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
Not too much growth so far plants are still...

Not too much growth so far plants are still adjusting but I think they should begin to take off rather soon. S Repens is actually growing in the bowl. I do dose about two drops. Are drops universal?...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-07-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By KFryman
Oh wow Yeah I'm in the Bay area of California,...

Oh wow Yeah I'm in the Bay area of California, pretty nice cause there's so many good shops around and people on the hobby. Well not sure how shopping from Australia would be lol

Sent from my...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-05-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By KFryman
AquaAurora I feel your pain, I have hygrophila...

AquaAurora I feel your pain, I have hygrophila corymbosa and it sucks up most of my nutrients. Doesn't help that I have 7+ in a 15g besides helping it's self to any nitrates.

I actually saw this...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-05-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By KFryman
I assume you mean where I live? Can't tell if...

I assume you mean where I live? Can't tell if you're in California on the tapatalk app but I'm living in Fremont.

Edit: If you rc ever need to get rid of some I'll gladly take some off your...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-05-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
Substrate consists of mineralized soil, of course...

Substrate consists of mineralized soil, of course organic, I believe its EB stone. It was sifted and mineralized, then I added a small amount of sand mixed then capped with pool filter sand. Pretty...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-04-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,252
Posted By KFryman
No Tech Bowl

Finally got around to setting up my 1g bowl. I'll be adding some other plants as I go along, it's not heavily planted but right now I feel it has a decent amount of plants. 539682

Plants are moss,...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   11-03-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 20,823
Posted By KFryman
Ahaha I have no idea how that posted, maybe my...

Ahaha I have no idea how that posted, maybe my nephew grabbed my phone when I went to get a drink. The world may never know.

You tempt me into making a emersed setup to get abundant growth. I sit...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   11-02-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 20,823
Posted By KFryman
Ș dddI Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N910A using...

Ș dddI

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Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-02-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,553
Posted By KFryman
I just reread your other post, nevermind I...

I just reread your other post, nevermind I thought you were adding 10ml into the tank everyday not your actual mixing solution. I just bought some s repens today so I'm interested in this melting...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   11-01-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,553
Posted By KFryman
If that was the first time you dosed excel I...

If that was the first time you dosed excel I think that might be twice the recommended dosage for 10 gallons. I don't even put half that amount in my 15. I don't have experience with s repens but I...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   10-28-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By KFryman
The plant is Hygrophila pinnatifida, very...

The plant is Hygrophila pinnatifida, very beautiful plant that I need to get my hands on haha.

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Forum: Aquascaping   10-23-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By KFryman
My vote is for option 2. You already have a bare...

My vote is for option 2. You already have a bare area perfectly where you want it haha. I think it'll look great one all grown in!

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Forum: Low Tech Forum   10-23-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By KFryman
Its definitely possible to make a slope using...

Its definitely possible to make a slope using like 3" of soil however I wouldn't recommend it. It can go anaerobic fairly easily and will produce horrible smelling gas not good, even with sand you...
Forum: Aquascaping   10-22-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 496
Posted By KFryman
I would say just some height to the tank. All the...

I would say just some height to the tank. All the plants are low, like Kathyy said crypts would be great maybe just two or three, some rotala rotundafolia. Possibly add a like one stem or so of...
Forum: Aquascaping   10-19-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By KFryman
I also like the first look much better! s. repens...

I also like the first look much better! s. repens as said would look great as a carpet possibly with hydrocotyle japan in the mid ground. You have a great first scape, I stay stick with it if you...
Forum: Photography   10-16-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By KFryman
Are you running co2? You have such lush growth,...

Are you running co2? You have such lush growth, I'm jealous. I need to redirt my 15 gallon again. It was my first dirted tank and got great growth now I feel like I need a deeper substrate and sand....
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