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Forum: Equipment   05-19-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By carolinyens
Diy co2 and lights

I know this has to have been a thread at one time but I can't seem to find it. So I'm going to start up a diy co2 eventually going pressurised. How would I control the co2 when the lights are off? Is...
Forum: Equipment   05-17-2016, 01:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By carolinyens
Thanks for the help guys. I will continue to...

Thanks for the help guys. I will continue to simmer a bit on this info.
Forum: Equipment   05-16-2016, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By carolinyens
Par meter and controls

So I've been looking a controllers and I took a program language class a decade ago so setting one up diy is out of the question. With that said I was wondering does anyone have experience with the...
Forum: Plants   06-14-2012, 02:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,733
Posted By carolinyens
From my searches for info on these two species....

From my searches for info on these two species. F.fontanus is a US species and the other is a species from Singapore. Both are Fissidens family.This should help a little....
Forum: Plants   06-11-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By carolinyens
This is one of the plants on my short list for a...

This is one of the plants on my short list for a tank build I have been scheming on. I have been looking for about 2 weeks at images and trying to find info on it and to be honest I cant tell much...
Forum: Plants   06-09-2012, 02:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By carolinyens
+1 Just watch and make sure that it doesnt clog...

+1 Just watch and make sure that it doesnt clog the filter intake if your gonna let it stay loose for awhile. Maybe something to think about is take half and tie it down to something in the tank and...
Forum: Aquascaping   06-07-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,644
Posted By carolinyens
An all red theme would be pretty awesome I had...

An all red theme would be pretty awesome I had thought about this b4 but havent tried it. Are you worried about having to dose a lot of iron or going super heavy with a clay substrate? This was my...
Forum: Aquascaping   06-07-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By carolinyens
Looks good. How is your moss setup? Wall? or...

Looks good. How is your moss setup? Wall? or something else? And do you plan on leaving the rocks as is or possibly covering them with something?
Forum: Plants   06-06-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,169
Posted By carolinyens
Someone with a little more experience will chime...

Someone with a little more experience will chime in for sure but I scrolled down to look at the pic first and my first thought was thats taiwan moss. I think your on the right track but alas i have...
Forum: Plants   06-02-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By carolinyens
Is moss out of the question? I think fissidens...

Is moss out of the question? I think fissidens fontanus looks awesome
Forum: Plants   06-02-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,584
Posted By carolinyens
Im assuming you bought off aquabid. I would...

Im assuming you bought off aquabid. I would suggest that if you buy any more to check in the swap n shop. Good luck.
Forum: Plants   05-25-2012, 02:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By carolinyens
dwarf sag, dwarf hairgrass, baby tears, dwarf...

dwarf sag, dwarf hairgrass, baby tears, dwarf chain swords?(not sure if thats the name Im thinking of) are 4 off the top of my head that werent moss that I have seen used as a carpet
Forum: Aquascaping   05-23-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,346
Posted By carolinyens
I like 3. would look neat if you took the smooth...

I like 3. would look neat if you took the smooth rock and covered it in that algae thats used for moss balls, the name eludes me at the moment and give it the look of a small green pond.
Forum: Substrate   05-22-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,574
Posted By carolinyens
Ive never heard of using litter as a stand alone...

Ive never heard of using litter as a stand alone substrate. Most of the time its mixed with mineralized soil. If you hell bent on goin this route make sure to wash it good b4 it goes in. All that...
Forum: Plants   05-20-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By carolinyens
top right looks like a Ludwigia(Im terrible with...

top right looks like a Ludwigia(Im terrible with telling the difference between most of these) and bottom right looks to be indian pennywort
Forum: Plants   05-20-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By carolinyens
How about using subwassertang? Ive heard of ppl...

How about using subwassertang? Ive heard of ppl talking about doing this but have never seen pics. Might be a bit different than most ppls tree scapes.
Forum: Fish   05-20-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,050
Posted By carolinyens
Not sure about 2 heads but 2 tails like 2 veil...

Not sure about 2 heads but 2 tails like 2 veil tails would be pretty awesome and sure to make a small fortune if one could get it to breed true if someone hasnt already done it....
Forum: Fish   05-20-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,957
Posted By carolinyens
http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species/stiphodon-sem...

http://www.seriouslyfish.com/species/stiphodon-semoni/
this has a few tidbits of info
Forum: Aquascaping   05-20-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By carolinyens
I like the setup. You suffer from the same thing...

I like the setup. You suffer from the same thing I do. When I first set up a tank all I can think about is why doesnt it already look like what i have in my head. Give it a few months then take a...
Forum: Plants   04-24-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By carolinyens
Some plants with optimum conditions will grow...

Some plants with optimum conditions will grow sideways. Think their reverting back to how they would naturally grow since most aquarium plants are wetlands plants and typically only have maybe a foot...
Forum: Plants   04-14-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By carolinyens
Thanks for the reply. How can you tell the...

Thanks for the reply. How can you tell the difference between L.palustris and L.repens? Their really hard for me to distinguish between. I looked at the plants database and palustris is def. in my...
Forum: Plants   04-13-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By carolinyens
Plant id needed

About 2 weeks ago I collected some plants from one of the ponds that I go fishing at. My thinking is that it is Ludwigia Repens but I am not for sure. There not the best pics(camera phone) but maybe...
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