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Forum: Lighting Yesterday, 08:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 566
Posted By Jnad
Hello! Restarted a tank and put in a 4000K...

Hello!

Restarted a tank and put in a 4000K bulb, it shure looks nice.

I think i will start using 4000K bulbs instead of 6500K, i like the looks of how it color the green and red plants, hope it...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 08-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Jnad
Thanks for inputs, keep posting:) I...

Thanks for inputs, keep posting:)

I currently have one tank with dirt/sand cap and one with cat litter only.

I will start a new tank this week and i will go back in time and just use plain...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 08-17-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 21,071
Posted By Jnad
Just in case you not have seen this, some reading...

Just in case you not have seen this, some reading for you filterless fans:)
http://naturalaquariums.com
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 08-15-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,888
Posted By Jnad
Here is a late uppdate. I added a diy CO2 to...

Here is a late uppdate.

I added a diy CO2 to the tank, the plant growth exploded, the plant with defieccensy recovered. Problem was probably to mutch light and to little CO2 .

Bump: Here is a...
Forum: Lighting 08-15-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 222
Posted By Jnad
Hello! In my country there is now difficult...

Hello!

In my country there is now difficult to get 6500K cfl screw bulbs in the shops. The new kelvin that replacing the 6500k is 4000-4200K.

I dont know about the spectral graf, but the 4000K...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 08-14-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By Jnad
Hmmm, about stock lightning not is made for...

Hmmm, about stock lightning not is made for growing plants?

This tank have stock bulb and i do think it is the most perfect light for a low tech tank, it shure grow plants:...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 08-13-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Jnad
New low tech substrate

Hello!

I am going to start a new 10g low tech tank, of course the choise of substrate always comes up.

This is the substrates i have tried beafore, they all have worked, but they also all have...
Forum: Plants 08-13-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By Jnad
Hello! How deep substrate do you have in...

Hello!

How deep substrate do you have in your tanks?

Jnad
Forum: Plants 08-11-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By Jnad
The cat litter is just straight burned clay, no...

The cat litter is just straight burned clay, no chemicals added. The tank have been running for about 6-7 months. The plants have significant smaller roots then i have ever seen in my other tanks. I...
Forum: Plants 08-11-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By Jnad
Plant roots/cat litter

Hello!

I am using cat litter as substrate in one of my tanks. The plants in this tank dont seem to develop any roots in to the cat litter. When i pull up a plant it have almost no roots.

Could...
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 954
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I would say that a sponge filter...

Hello!

I would say that a sponge filter external or internal is good for a planted tank.

But, "Internet Overload" , remember, this is also internet:smile:

Jnad
Forum: Lighting 07-25-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 566
Posted By Jnad
Thanks for showing interest and posting in this...

Thanks for showing interest and posting in this thread.

I dont have any comments, but i really like how the 4000K bulb is coloring the tank. In real time there is a huge difference in those 3...
Forum: Lighting 07-24-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 566
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I have tried to take some pictures...

Hello!

I have tried to take some pictures of the same tank with 3 different bulbs, but the pictures does not show the right colors. The 4000K bulb make the red pop mutch more, it does not show on...
Forum: Lighting 07-18-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 566
Posted By Jnad
4000k

Hello!

The 6500K cfl bulbs is not so easy to get in my area. Is seems that the cool white bulbs now is changing to bulbs with 4000-4200K range.

I bought a 4000K bulb today and have just placed...
Forum: Lighting 07-13-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I know the Kezzil is a good light,...

Hello!

I know the Kezzil is a good light, but i am takling led the cheap way. Compared to fluoresent PL bulbs that give mutch better color the cheap way.
Forum: Lighting 07-13-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By Jnad
6500K led pale color

Hello!

I have been running several cheap led options on my tanks, all of them have been rated 6500K.

Right now i am running flood led fixtures (6500K) on both my current tanks.

All the leds...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-11-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,611
Posted By Jnad
Yes i have a suggestion: Plants does compete...

Yes i have a suggestion:

Plants does compete of nutrients, i am thinking that those tall plants in the background outcompete other plants of nutrients. I have had the same scenario in one of my...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-11-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,581
Posted By Jnad
Hello, sorry for late answer but it is sommer...

Hello, sorry for late answer but it is sommer holiday here in Norway and i am not so active on the forum in this period.

Yes the tank is still good.

Since the last uppdate i have cut down the...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 06-29-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By Jnad
My no-tech tank, only light, no water movment at...

My no-tech tank, only light, no water movment at all.

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=598442

Jnad
Forum: Equipment 06-28-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 380
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I have used many different internal...

Hello!

I have used many different internal filters, Aquaclear, Eheim, Fluval, Aquarium systems etc. When it comes to recommandations for a internal filter i have been running two of those very...
Forum: Equipment 06-28-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 380
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I have used the AC 50 and it is a...

Hello!

I have used the AC 50 and it is a very good filter, i have also used canister filter and internal filter.

If your thank is going to be a planted tank i would choose an internal filter,...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-07-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Jnad
Hello! Black internal filter and black...

Hello!

Black internal filter and black background work best for me, and some plants in front and the filter is inviseble.

I have also tried air filters as in the video but i find them somewhat...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-01-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,803
Posted By Jnad
Hello again! I have now been looking through...

Hello again!

I have now been looking through the internet for some proof of the Aqualighter1 growing some plants.

I actually came to the end on the internet without finding a single aquarist...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-31-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,803
Posted By Jnad
Hello! I agree, the plants in the second...

Hello!

I agree, the plants in the second photo looks pale.

To me it looks like the plants in the second photo suffer, if photo number two is sex weeks from the start, it is clearly that...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 05-30-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,888
Posted By Jnad
Hello! The Egeria Densa is now removed, and...

Hello!

The Egeria Densa is now removed, and i was in for a little suprise, after removing the Egeria Densa i really saw what weed it is, in one of the tanks it probably was 90% of the plant mass....
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