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Forum: Equipment 04-11-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Justintoxicated
I ended up taking the solenoid off, wiping some ...

I ended up taking the solenoid off, wiping some more water off then put it back together.

Works fine!
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,126
Posted By Justintoxicated
I just got a cheap glass one off ebay and put it...

I just got a cheap glass one off ebay and put it under my fluvals output. That way the bubbles travel up then across the tank. With a tank your size, maybe a reactor would work better though.
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,469
Posted By Justintoxicated
Damn I want your setup. One day maybe, but ...

Damn I want your setup. One day maybe, but until then it's plastic pipes for me and regular glass difuser I guess... I might be wasting Co2 but I haven't had to fill my 20 gallon Co2 tank...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Justintoxicated
When I plug in the solenoid I do not hear it...

When I plug in the solenoid I do not hear it click, with a broken solenoid I don't think the regulator will run.

So I guess I should replace the solenoid then test the regulator to see if it is...
Forum: Equipment 03-19-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By Justintoxicated
Yea, but you don't really need that gauge anyways.

Yea, but you don't really need that gauge anyways.
Forum: Equipment 03-19-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,175
Posted By Justintoxicated
you can get a manifold and inline needle valves...

you can get a manifold and inline needle valves which will be the most accurate, but I do think I would like having the valves attached to the regulator too rather than hanging off the line.
Forum: Equipment 03-19-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Justintoxicated
Did I ruin my Azoo CO2 Regulator?

I ran out of Co2 some time ago and neglected to refill it. I took the tank and refilled it today.

When I unscrewed the regulator I noticed water had made it's way through it :(
The checkvalve...
Forum: Lighting 02-27-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,789
Posted By Justintoxicated
Thanks, I hate this tank.. However I was...

Thanks, I hate this tank..

However I was able to grow java ferns and moss with the stock lights which was enough for me... It's jsut that the stupid power bricks keep going belly up.

Maybe...
Forum: Lighting 02-27-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,789
Posted By Justintoxicated
Fluval Edge LED ?

I have the older fluval edge 6 gallon and the Lights keep burning out. I send the entire light portion in for RMA last time and they replaced the light fixture. Once again the light hood no...
Forum: Lighting 02-26-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 739
Posted By Justintoxicated
Have you looked into XM-L LED's at all? Also I...

Have you looked into XM-L LED's at all? Also I think cree has somme new XT-E led's that may be a bit more efficient but I haven't reviewed the specs yet.
...
Forum: Lighting 02-26-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,098
Posted By Justintoxicated
I ended up just ordering a new light. $57 shipped...

I ended up just ordering a new light. $57 shipped for a complete new light but with a black housing instead of the gold one. The proper ballast alone sells for more money, although I'm not...
Forum: DIY 02-26-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,245
Posted By Justintoxicated
Wow I wish I was that good with wood working. ...

Wow I wish I was that good with wood working.

You could do a light sanding then hit it with some 100% real tung oil. Then finish it off with some wax maybe that howards stuff. Tung oil takes...
Forum: Lighting 02-25-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,098
Posted By Justintoxicated
Love the ideas! Do you think that the 1x65 watt...

Love the ideas! Do you think that the 1x65 watt ballast you listed there would do as good a job as the original? (It's a different model number) but I have some double sided tape that says it...
Forum: Lighting 02-25-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,098
Posted By Justintoxicated
I just pulled my light apart after replacing the ...

I just pulled my light apart after replacing the bulb no longer worked.

My Ballast has a blown fuse.

Now of course they don't make the fuse easily replaceable as it is soldered to the board....
Forum: Fish 02-23-2012, 02:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Justintoxicated
I used to be a member a few years ago, do I need...

I used to be a member a few years ago, do I need to join again? I think I dropped out when they started charging a fee?
edit: N/M my account is still active.
Forum: Fish 02-23-2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Justintoxicated
Crown Tail Betta? (San Diego)

So everyone at my work is buying Bettas for some silly competition on who can keep them alive longest.

Well, now I want a betta too but I want something unique since I plan to keep it alive for...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-11-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 862
Posted By Justintoxicated
BTW Malaysian Trumpet Snails are a problem in my...

BTW Malaysian Trumpet Snails are a problem in my tank so i won't recommend. They are infesting the tank and when I try to feed my shrimp they hog all the food.

Is there some kind of fish hat will...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-10-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 862
Posted By Justintoxicated
otos seem to be hit and miss I bought 10+ from...

otos seem to be hit and miss I bought 10+ from petco and they all died within a month. I purchased 10 others sometime back from a LFS, and a few of them are still alive, one is the biggest oto I...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-10-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,120
Posted By Justintoxicated
Fluval Edge Lighting Upgrade

I had grown quite a few yellow shrimp in my fluval edge. It was looking quite nice. Suddenly off them them died and I have not 1 left. :(

I have absolutly no idea what happened as my mystery...
Forum: Equipment 09-25-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 849
Posted By Justintoxicated
Fill a Co2 Bottle in San Diego

Well I just moved and somehow after I setup the tank I lost about 2/3s of the CO2 in my tank :( (it was 2/3 rds full)

I'm kinda more east county like east el cajon area and I'm looking for a place...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-13-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,012
Posted By Justintoxicated
I have one, it's my yellow shrimp tank. I just...

I have one, it's my yellow shrimp tank. I just finished setting it up. I am growing plants in there, mosses java fern etc. I may eventually mod it with a small florescent bulb, but for now I see...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,087
Posted By Justintoxicated
Sponges, Ceramic and Purigen, crushed coral. ...

Sponges, Ceramic and Purigen, crushed coral.

The Crushed Coral helps stabilize the PH, the Sponges are the most important for filtration and Ceramics to help stabilize bios filtration (and are...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2009, 04:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,523
Posted By Justintoxicated
I just thought I would try something so I took a...

I just thought I would try something so I took a huge neodymium magnet and stuck it to the solenoid it appears to be keeping it open :)

So I'll just have to run the CO2 at night (or remove and...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2009, 03:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,422
Posted By Justintoxicated
if you use a fine sponge it will work as filter...

if you use a fine sponge it will work as filter media and eventully plug up, well course ones can eventually plug up as well but that is what I use on my plastic pipes. Then cover them in moss to...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2009, 03:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,523
Posted By Justintoxicated
It is still delivering C02 but the buzz sounds...

It is still delivering C02 but the buzz sounds like an alarm clock so I had to unplug it. Do they actually have an alarm built in when they are malfunctioning because thats certainly what it sounds...
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