The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 113
Search took 0.29 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Shana
Forum: Fish 03-21-2013, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By Shana
The zucchini loving cory is a Metae. None of the...

The zucchini loving cory is a Metae. None of the others touch the zucchini, only the one guy. They all are crazy about algae wafers, though.
Forum: Fish 03-18-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By Shana
Corydoras Eating Zucchinni?

I have zucchini in my tank for the plecos to eat. It has also proven to be a favorite of one of my corys, who at this moment has been happily muching on zucchini for 15 minutes.

Are they supposed...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By Shana
There is no diagonal bracing, only the shelf in...

There is no diagonal bracing, only the shelf in the center to brace the legs. I wonder if I could add bracing? I need to tear that tank down soon, and I could add it then.
Forum: Equipment 01-27-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By Shana
Is this tank stand going to collapse?

I might just be paranoid, but lately I have been worrying about my tank stand collapsing. The tank has been up for more than two years without a problem, but what if...?

I was extremely skeptical...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 09-30-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 260
Posted By Shana
Need Help with Lighting/Heat

Hello,

I'm looking for recommendations for a good combo light and heat hood for a vivarium with no live plants. I currently have a Zilla 36" combo light fixture with halogen lights, but after only...
Forum: Equipment 07-29-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Shana
Shoot, I just saw this tip and now it's too late...

Shoot, I just saw this tip and now it's too late to try it!

I just spent my morning breaking down and cleaning my filter. I cleaned all of the media, the hoses, and the impeller. These are all...
Forum: Plants 07-26-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By Shana
Straight Vesuvius Sword?

My Echinodorus Vesuvius has started growing straight leaves instead of curled leaves. I have a bunch of it (too much of it) in my tank that all started with one plant two years ago. At first it...
Forum: Fish 07-26-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 577
Posted By Shana
So after three days of increased O2 in my tank,...

So after three days of increased O2 in my tank, the tetras are looking much better. My corys are also much more active, so I think that low O2 might have been my problem after all. I don't know how...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Shana
My problem is getting the impeller back in...

My problem is getting the impeller back in properly. I just have trouble getting the magnet part back in the proper place because it wants to stick to everything except the place where it is supposed...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Shana
I have taken the impeller out before, but it has...

I have taken the impeller out before, but it has been a while. It was so difficult to get back in correctly that I have been hesitant to do it ever since. I will say that the last time I tried it it...
Forum: Equipment 07-23-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Shana
Slow Eheim

I have an Eheim 2217 on a 30 gallon aquarium. It's been in use for about two years and recently it has slowed down drastically. At the moment I have the spray bar positioned about an inch over the...
Forum: Fish 07-23-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 577
Posted By Shana
Thanks for the advice, but I didn't have any...

Thanks for the advice, but I didn't have any internet access yesterday so I couldn't post a reply.

I haven't had any recent changes to water flow in the 30 gallon, but since all of the things I...
Forum: Fish 07-21-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 577
Posted By Shana
I dont use the Stress Coat API, just the regular....

I dont use the Stress Coat API, just the regular. I just retested the ammonia on my tank water and my tap water (untreated). Both were 0.

Sorry for the brief response, now I'm on my phone instead...
Forum: Fish 07-21-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 577
Posted By Shana
Unfortunately, I can't tell you exactly how much...

Unfortunately, I can't tell you exactly how much API I used and how much Excel because after about a year of measuring them, I started eyeballing the amounts. This is probably a very bad idea. That...
Forum: Fish 07-21-2012, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 577
Posted By Shana
What is killing my fish?!

I have two aquariums, one a 30 gallon that has been up for two years, and another 5 gallon that has been up for about two months. Yesterday I did water changes on both, about 30-40% on the 30 gallon...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-09-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By Shana
What is this white stuff?

I have an aquarium that has been up for a little over two months. It was cycled with only plants living in it, fish were added about two weeks ago. Yesterday I did a 50% water change and about an...
Forum: Fish 03-19-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Shana
That is seriously the weirdest thing I have ever...

That is seriously the weirdest thing I have ever seen in that tank. Glad to know she's healthy!
Forum: Fish 03-18-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Shana
Well, I did a water change and put fresh zucchini...

Well, I did a water change and put fresh zucchini in the tank and she is upright and chowing down. Do plecos just DO that?!
Forum: Fish 03-18-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Shana
Sick Pleco...Maybe?

I have two dwarf bristlenose plecos, one male and one female. The female is lying on her back under her log with her mouth opening and closing. She has never done this before and I am extremely...
Forum: Fish 02-22-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,650
Posted By Shana
The honest answer is...because I am lazy and I do...

The honest answer is...because I am lazy and I do not know how to ship fish. My plecos are fairly common fish and I don't know if I would be able to find 20+ people willing to buy them. If I can give...
Forum: Fish 02-22-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,650
Posted By Shana
Ahhh, lordy. Is there a less labor intensive...

Ahhh, lordy. Is there a less labor intensive option? There are so, so many baby plecos in that tank.
Forum: Fish 02-22-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,650
Posted By Shana
How do I catch baby plecos?

I have a pair of dwarf bristlenose plecos that have made themselves a lovely home under a log and have started making babies. Lots of babies. The first batch appeared in early January and the second...
Forum: Fish 02-17-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By Shana
I did not know they jumped. This may explain the...

I did not know they jumped. This may explain the splashing noises I hear late at night.
Forum: Fish 12-30-2011, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,023
Posted By Shana
Fat Serpae Tetra

I have six serpae tetras and one of the females has gotten really fat. She seems very healthy, eating and swimming and nipping at the other tetras, acting just like everyone else. Her scales aren't...
Forum: Plants 10-11-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By Shana
Low Light Background Plants

I have a 29 gallon tall tank with a regular fluorescent light, planted with lots of anubias, moss, java fern and crypt wendetii. Everything is doing well except for the java fern, which never grows...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 113

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012