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Forum: Equipment   Yesterday, 11:12 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By deeda
You can run an ad in the Classified section of...

You can run an ad in the Classified section of the forum, just follow the posting instructions.

I wouldn't consider the Eheim 2215 broken, just missing a part.:smile2:

Another choice would be a...
Forum: Equipment   05-06-2017, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By deeda
Herpez, good to hear the impeller is at least...

Herpez, good to hear the impeller is at least working for now. I still recommend replacing the impeller and the shaft because it is more than likely that the hole in the impeller is out of round due...
Forum: Equipment   05-05-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By deeda
The magnet appears as if it is not clipped onto...

The magnet appears as if it is not clipped onto the impeller assembly, possibly missing that part if I'm not mistaken.

I also see a lot of wear on the magnet portion which makes me think hard...
Forum: Equipment   05-05-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By deeda
It almost sounds like a piece of hard media is...

It almost sounds like a piece of hard media is bouncing around inside the filter.

What type of media are you using and how do you have it stacked in the filter?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-02-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By deeda
What is the pH of your tap water?

What is the pH of your tap water?
Forum: Equipment   04-21-2017, 12:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By deeda
The Eheim feeder should work just fine though you...

The Eheim feeder should work just fine though you may need to put a piece of tape over part of the opening to get the perfect dose of tiny pellets.
Forum: Important Update/Announcements   04-14-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,093
Posted By deeda
I guess he didn't read rule #7!

I guess he didn't read rule #7!
Forum: Fish   04-11-2017, 10:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 528
Posted By deeda
Also check if your local veterinarian will...

Also check if your local veterinarian will prescribe it for you, mine did once I told them what I was using it for.
Forum: Equipment   03-25-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By deeda
Nice write up, Planted Rich!!! You are...

Nice write up, Planted Rich!!!

You are correct that sometimes it's the little things we mess up when servicing equipment and I can see how installing that float upside down will affect the priming...
Forum: Equipment   03-10-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By deeda
The AC20 The gap between the body of the...

The AC20

The gap between the body of the filter and the part that hangs in the tank is .75"

The dimension between the body of the filter closest to the tank and the lip is 1.5".

The actual...
Forum: Fish   02-09-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 289
Posted By deeda
Is Moliwes actually Mollies or is it Malawi?

Is Moliwes actually Mollies or is it Malawi?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-03-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 471
Posted By deeda
The arrow points towards the aquarium and away...

The arrow points towards the aquarium and away from the air pump.
Forum: Equipment   02-03-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By deeda
I did comment on your journal thread but will do...

I did comment on your journal thread but will do so again here.

Your DIY intake strainer doesn't have enough holes in it so you can either add more holes or you can buy a 1" to 3/4" PVC slip...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-03-2017, 01:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,133
Posted By deeda
I answered on your other post about the filter...

I answered on your other post about the filter and I think the problem is your DIY intake strainer doesn't have enough holes and is causing the problem you are experiencing.

I made DIY intakes for...
Forum: Equipment   02-03-2017, 01:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By deeda
I wish your video was a bit longer but meanwhile,...

I wish your video was a bit longer but meanwhile, unplug the filter and let any air trapped in the filter rise up through the output hose/pipe section. Wait 2 minutes and then plug the filter back...
Forum: Equipment   01-28-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By deeda
The specs for the OP's filter from Eheim list the...

The specs for the OP's filter from Eheim list the hose for the intake and output as 16/22mm so the ID is 16mm and the OD is 22mm.

The Hydor ETH heater will work perfectly on 5/8" ID hose which is...
Forum: Equipment   01-25-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 632
Posted By deeda
I have never had a sump so just some suggestions....

I have never had a sump so just some suggestions.

If you decide to use a sump I don't think you would need to change anything or drill additional holes in the back of the tank, just use the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-19-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 530
Posted By deeda
You don't need to glue or seal PVC connections if...

You don't need to glue or seal PVC connections if they are submerged in the tank such as in your picture in the 1st post.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-17-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
  Hi all!
Views: 156
Posted By deeda
Welcome and nice tank!!

Welcome and nice tank!!
Forum: DIY   01-14-2017, 03:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By deeda
Nice job!!! I use a similar method but use fine...

Nice job!!! I use a similar method but use fine sand to fill the pipe, cap both ends and heat the PVC with a heat gun and use a metal can to bend the pipe around.
Forum: Equipment   01-13-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By deeda
1) Assuming the filter works properly, I think...

1) Assuming the filter works properly, I think you got a good deal.
2) You don't have to use Eheim parts for the intake/output and hoses. You can always use hose and PVC pipe to fabricate your own...
Forum: Equipment   01-09-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By deeda
I would have returned it myself since it was...

I would have returned it myself since it was incorrectly labeled.

I don't know the answer for cutting off the plug and using a 'US' one. My concern is that the plug is 'European', meant for...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   01-08-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By deeda
A quick check online brings up Automated Bird...

A quick check online brings up Automated Bird Watering (http://agselect.com/automated-bird-watering.aspx) .

You don't mention how many birds and or cages but this type of system sounds easy enough...
Forum: Equipment   01-06-2017, 03:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 889
Posted By deeda
Ben, thanks for that update from Eheim though...

Ben, thanks for that update from Eheim though it's sad news for us not having a local option for service.

I wish you lived closer, I'd fix them for the cost of parts.
Forum: Equipment   01-03-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By deeda
30PPI is just fine for shrimp and fry, at least...

30PPI is just fine for shrimp and fry, at least in my experience.
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