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Forum: Tank Journals 12-01-2010, 03:31 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,654
Posted By Kayakbabe
Chad, Seems like your daughter drops an aweful...

Chad,
Seems like your daughter drops an aweful lot of stuff. books and now cameras?
ROFL.
Forum: Equipment 09-07-2010, 01:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,383
Posted By Kayakbabe
From the pics I've seen the Sera brand heaters...

From the pics I've seen the Sera brand heaters appear to have some kind of guard of the end of them where the heating element is. I think it's meant for protection from rocks and fish that bump and...
Forum: Plants 09-05-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By Kayakbabe
trying to recall name of plant

I saw a plant in our LFS, aquatek in austin, texas. But I can't recall the name. It was really different. I do remember the genus and species name both began with a p. something like pekuganuk ......
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-05-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,153
Posted By Kayakbabe
"Many species are known under different names....

"Many species are known under different names. They are constantly being reclassified and renamed."

That isn't a new phenomena either. When I was in college/grad school. A fresh water mussel I was...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-05-2010, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By Kayakbabe
When I've seen it happen.... All of mine seem to...

When I've seen it happen.... All of mine seem to let them go as they hatch. Sometimes it's only one or two at a time, sometimes a few, but it doesn't take long overall. Anywhere from maybe a minute...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-30-2010, 06:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By Kayakbabe
No Pics. But I have kept a densely planted,...

No Pics. But I have kept a densely planted, healthy tank that way by using excell for a couple of weeks. I was having problems with my CO2.. as in I could not make the trip to the city ( I live in...
Forum: Equipment 07-18-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,820
Posted By Kayakbabe
I use the Tunze ph controller system too. But...

I use the Tunze ph controller system too. But it's time to replace the probe. I got it to last 4 years by redoing the KCl in it (taught to do that back in organic chem lab), so you can 'refresh' a ph...
Forum: pTracker Feedback 05-30-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,017
Posted By Kayakbabe
hey I loaded firefox on my mac and I can see it...

hey I loaded firefox on my mac and I can see it now. What's up with the safari not working?
Forum: pTracker Feedback 05-30-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,017
Posted By Kayakbabe
Does the tank tracker require a certain brower? I...

Does the tank tracker require a certain brower? I have a mac with safari and I can't see anything at all except the blue view tank and add tank buttons. It's all white under that and the buttons only...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-15-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 585
Posted By Kayakbabe
My cherry reds do okay in my tank which hits a...

My cherry reds do okay in my tank which hits a high of 82F when the lights are full on, and about 78 in the middle of the night. they have babies, so they aren't overly stressed. Though they are...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-01-2008, 05:18 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 9,805
Posted By Kayakbabe
I"ll bet he like to eat biscuits! I won't change...

I"ll bet he like to eat biscuits! I won't change my name to scone slayer though. That just sounds a bit perverted or something.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-01-2008, 04:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,817
Posted By Kayakbabe
I so cracked up last week. I was in a couple of...

I so cracked up last week. I was in a couple of my fav fish stores in austin. They were selling "Asian Clams" HA HA HA anyone who buys one of them for 4 bucks is nuts!... Asian Clams are a pest...
Forum: Fish 05-01-2008, 04:47 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,194
Posted By Kayakbabe
Here's another reason and probably the most valid...

Here's another reason and probably the most valid one as to why betas are in such small containers.

In their native habitat, south east asia, betas live parts of the year in very muddy areas like...
Forum: Equipment 05-01-2008, 04:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
"Mags aren't bad, but having used Eheims, I'll...

"Mags aren't bad, but having used Eheims, I'll never buy one again. I've had problems with them leaking and/or the threaded connections cracking when used inline. And yes, there is the restart...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-01-2008, 04:28 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,850
Posted By Kayakbabe
I bet you deserved it.

I bet you deserved it.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-24-2008, 03:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,475
Posted By Kayakbabe
I just refinanced through Bank of America. If...

I just refinanced through Bank of America. If you've got good credit they offer simple interest loans with very very low points (even 0 if you have a relationship with them) and for me I was able to...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 04-24-2008, 03:19 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,850
Posted By Kayakbabe
I don't feel I should vote, as I have not read...

I don't feel I should vote, as I have not read any of the DIY stuff in a long while. I don't have an opinion on who deserves what. I'm letting those who do .. vote. So I"ll bump with this post. But...
Forum: Lighting 04-23-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 738
Posted By Kayakbabe
you are on your 4th? hood? I have had the same...

you are on your 4th? hood? I have had the same one for forever.
Does your house go through light bulbs like there is no tomorrow too?

Maybe you have a power line problem. I think I'd invest in...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
Nate each situation is different. If you have a...

Nate each situation is different. If you have a heater in your tank, and it never turns on... well then your situation might be like mine. But if you have a heater and it does turn on, then obviously...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2008, 05:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
Nate, Actually it matters a lot. You're not...

Nate, Actually it matters a lot. You're not naggy, but I did explain why it matters.
if you read the first post.. I don't even use a heater... I don't have too and my water it at 78-82 degrees.
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-23-2008, 04:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Kayakbabe
I use a few brass quick disconnect couplings and...

I use a few brass quick disconnect couplings and a check valve (back flow preventer) made of brass. Be aware brass corrodes pretty easily. Silicone doesn't.

This is the check valve I use:...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2008, 04:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
Found lots more reef keeper reports on Quiet One...

Found lots more reef keeper reports on Quiet One pumps adding significant heat to their tanks.
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2008, 03:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
Ah found Sen 700 and 900 info.. Sen 700 ...

Ah found Sen 700 and 900 info..

Sen 700
760 Gph 3/4 and 1/2 i/o adapters available
17 ft head 72 Watts
Sen 900
1045 Gph 1" or 3/4 input 3/4 output adapters available
15 ft head...
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2008, 03:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By Kayakbabe
Steve, I kept looking for more info and that...

Steve,
I kept looking for more info and that issue you spoke of with the Mags not restarting themselves after a power outage seems rampant.
That's funny about the Queit ones not being so quiet.
...
Forum: Plants 04-22-2008, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By Kayakbabe
Bladderworts! Neat Plants! but they don't sense...

Bladderworts! Neat Plants! but they don't sense heat.. they have little trigger hairs, that when something like a water flea brushes against those hairs the trapping mechanism is triggered. The plant...
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