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Forum: Equipment   06-20-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By howgeneric
I'm going to try this! How do I get...

I'm going to try this!



How do I get the airline tubing on most of the airpumps I find online (3/16in) to fit into a 3/8in T-barb? I can't for the life of me find an adapter that goes from 3/16...
Forum: Equipment   06-20-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 976
Posted By howgeneric
It's a 2L bottle for 7.5 gallons. Maybe that's...

It's a 2L bottle for 7.5 gallons. Maybe that's too much? I just really hate algae.

And I did notice a little bit of surface film but not glaringly noticeable...

Is there any way to get O2 into...
Forum: Equipment   06-20-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 976
Posted By howgeneric
Lily Pipe SPIN issues

I recently got my hands on the Lily Pipe Spin. I think I'm having an issue with it not providing enough surface agitation, and therefore no oxygen in the water. I woke up today to dead shrimp and...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-15-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By howgeneric
Safe Snail, right?

http://i.imgur.com/aDntkgX.jpg

Wanted to identify this snail... guess it hitchhiked into my tank!
Forum: Aquascaping   06-07-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,299
Posted By howgeneric
Wow, where do you get all this seiryu?

Wow, where do you get all this seiryu?
Forum: Tank Journals   06-05-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,335
Posted By howgeneric
I really like the hardscape, especially the one...

I really like the hardscape, especially the one on the right. Reminds me of a landscape you would see in china.
Forum: Equipment   06-05-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By howgeneric
Looks cool, is that enough water for the fish on...

Looks cool, is that enough water for the fish on the bottom though?
Forum: Equipment   06-05-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By howgeneric
Do Aqua Violet Mini inflow - OK for 12in/30cm height tank?

http://www.adana-usa.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=369

Looking to get this pipe for my 12in Mr. Aqua cube. I have 3 in of substrate... will it fit on my tank?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-04-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By howgeneric
Freaky worms in my substrate

:icon_eek:

http://i.imgur.com/Vaa6YZL.jpg?1

Above is a picture of some worm 'tunnels' I noticed in my ecocomplete substrate. They're the trails these tiny worms left while crawling around in my...
Forum: Equipment   06-03-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By howgeneric
I see... what do you mean by it will be...

I see... what do you mean by it will be disappointing with lilys? Performance wise or visually?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-03-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By howgeneric
Anyone else have problems purchasing from afa website?

http://www.adana-usa.com/

I wanted to buy some glass pipes from this website, but it keeps having problems processing my log in, and the items in my cart keep disappearing. Basically I add...
Forum: Equipment   06-03-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By howgeneric
Filtration for 7.5gal cube?

I'd like to replace my HOB Aquaclear for a canister filter. I've been looking at an eheim 2211 or 2213, but some responses I've gotten is that they have way too much flow for a tank my size.

Is...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   05-25-2013, 03:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By howgeneric
Flourish Root Tabs enough?

I have a 7.5 gallon cube. Substrate of ecocomplete.

I'm using flourish root tabs, DIY CO2, and flourish excel in the tank right now. Reading the packaging on the root tabs, it says it releases...
Forum: Equipment   05-23-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By howgeneric
Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'll...

Thanks for the replies guys.

I think I'll look around for a cheaper tank. I chose the one I did because it came pre-filled, but maybe there are better deals out there.

Clearly I still need to...
Forum: Equipment   05-23-2013, 03:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By howgeneric
Building my own CO2 system vs. buying from GLA

I've been doing some preliminary research on pressurized CO2.

I put together a quick list of the most basic parts that I would need to acquire:

5lb Aluminum Tank - $99...
Forum: Equipment   05-16-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By howgeneric
Looking for glassware...

I'm interested in getting some glassware: filter intake/outflow, CO2 diffuser.

I'd like to get your advice on the best place to buy from. My understanding is that ADA doesn't have a store you can...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   05-10-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 704
Posted By howgeneric
Amount of Seiryu Stone for 7.5gal Cube

Hello, I'm setting up a new 12x12x12in 7.5 Cube from Mr Aqua. I plan on using ecocomplete as substrate and want to try out Seiryu/Ryuoh Stone for the hardscape. I can't find any locally and need to...
Forum: Aquascaping   05-08-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,711
Posted By howgeneric
I ordered recently from them as well! What size...

I ordered recently from them as well! What size branches did you get? I got the second smallest option they had. Mine look similar to yours.

Please update with pics of them in your tank, I'm...
Forum: Aquascaping   05-06-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,503
Posted By howgeneric
Wow, I love the hardscape, it would be good even...

Wow, I love the hardscape, it would be good even without any plants IMO, thats how much I like it.
Forum: Tank Journals   05-05-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 25,153
Posted By howgeneric
TY for making it so easy to follow updates, the...

TY for making it so easy to follow updates, the tank is amazing! Love the frog :)
Forum: Fish   04-30-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By howgeneric
Fish + Garlic = Yummy!

No, this thread is not about your best fish recipes :eek:

I read somewhere that adding garlic to your fish's diet helps boost their immune system, as well as inducing picky eaters eat more. I'm...
Forum: Aquascaping   04-26-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,650
Posted By howgeneric
I am using DIY CO2. Redid my scape after...

I am using DIY CO2.

Redid my scape after receiving a shipment of manzanita wood. I think the 'focus' is closer to being around the first third of the tank.

http://i.imgur.com/vsJhGt2.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals   04-22-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,365
Posted By howgeneric
Is it OK for the structural integrity of the tank...

Is it OK for the structural integrity of the tank to remove the plastic rim?

I also bought a 20g Long from petco due to the $/gal sale... might have to look into doing what you did. Pretty cool!
Forum: Aquascaping   04-21-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,650
Posted By howgeneric
Newbie's 20g Long Aquascape

Hello, I recently set up a 20 gallon long tank. I'm slowly developing an 'aquascape', here are some pictures:

My first try--
http://i.imgur.com/wsBbYg9.jpg

Some adjustments made to driftwood,...
Forum: Plants   04-12-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,901
Posted By howgeneric
I have med-high light with CO2 so I hope mine...

I have med-high light with CO2 so I hope mine will do just as well!

Kingjom the carpet looks great, it's just what I was looking for. Thanks!
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