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Forum: Fish   03-19-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By samckitt
Woohoo, baby plecos....

Woke up the other morning & saw about 15 of these guys in the tank......


http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff65/samckitt/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_00000526.jpg
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Forum: Fish   04-21-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,774
Posted By samckitt
Angels are aggressive hunters. They will take...

Angels are aggressive hunters. They will take care of them, but they will also take care of the mollies, swordtails, & Platies.
Forum: Plants   04-21-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By samckitt
Help ID these plants.

A couple weeks ago we were at the Tampa FL aquarium & I saw this big Discus tank:

http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff65/samckitt/IMG_0653.jpg...
Forum: DIY   01-31-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 251,385
Posted By samckitt
My first stand I built with a hand circular saw,...

My first stand I built with a hand circular saw, a router, a belt & a palm sander. And still looked pretty good if I do say so myself. LOL
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-06-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By samckitt
Need filter advice...

I have an extra tank setting in the living room that wife wants me to setup again & look "pretty." On the 110G tank I have 2 Marineland H.O.T. filters on it that I think I am going to move to the 55...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-15-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 55,184
Posted By samckitt
My tank is a 110 gallon. Don't remember the...

My tank is a 110 gallon. Don't remember the exact dimensions, 48" wide, like 18 front to back, & like 30 tall.

So in the wild what baby angels eat? Do they eat mucus off of the bodies of the...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-15-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 55,184
Posted By samckitt
Thanks. Here are a few more pics from a month or...

Thanks. Here are a few more pics from a month or so back. You can see eggs on the filter outlet from another pair, that pair the male is the koi & the female is the marble. This was before I...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-14-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 55,184
Posted By samckitt
For the babies I have, The Mother: ...

For the babies I have,

The Mother:
http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff65/samckitt/P7060508.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff65/samckitt/P7140520.jpg

The Father:...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-14-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 55,184
Posted By samckitt
Man what are you putting in that water to get...

Man what are you putting in that water to get them to breed soooooo much? That is awesome. Mine lay eggs everry once in a while. But not that often. Right now I have some babies I am hoping I am...
Forum: Plants   07-14-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By samckitt
I bought a couple of these for my 110 gallon...

I bought a couple of these for my 110 gallon tank, within a few weeks all the snails are gone.

http://www.loaches.com/species-index/photos/b/botia_kubotai_07.jpg/image_medium

They are a loach,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-25-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By samckitt
Yeah I know, if it aint broke, don't fix it. You...

Yeah I know, if it aint broke, don't fix it. You been talking to my wife?

I was doing an emergency water change, take a bit to empty 110 gallons.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-25-2012, 01:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By samckitt
I added the 10ml per 10 gallons that the...

I added the 10ml per 10 gallons that the instructions said. I think you are right, the PH dropped too fast. I'm bummed the most about the albino bristle nose pleco.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-24-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By samckitt
Catastrophe in my tank today (from Black water extract?)

So today I decided to use some of the Black Water Extract in my 110 gallon plant/community tank. A guy at work said he used ti to entice his angels to lay eggs. So I thought I would see what id did...
Forum: Plants   12-09-2011, 10:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By samckitt
Just did some search for pics of giant hair grass...

Just did some search for pics of giant hair grass and I dont think that is what it was. the leaves on the plants I had were wider, more like grass in my yard instead of like hair.
Forum: Plants   12-09-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By samckitt
Hmmm, thought it was something else, but I could...

Hmmm, thought it was something else, but I could be wrong. Anyone have some I could get some from?
Forum: Plants   12-09-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By samckitt
Please ID this tall grassy plant for me.

I had this when I was back in Indiana, it grew crazy like a weed, but I don't remember what it was & would like to get more of it. It is the tall Val like plant in the back. Anyone ID it for me?...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   10-03-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 258
Posted By samckitt
Need to borrow a couple tanks near Suffolk VA

We will be moving soon to Carrollton, VA & I don't want to get rid of my Angel fish, so was looking for a couple of 20 gallon or so tanks to setup in the new house that I could fly down with me to...
Forum: Algae   03-03-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,119
Posted By samckitt
Long hair like (thick) crap growing on everything?

Back in December I switched from a 75G to a 110G tank & just recently I have been getting this thick stringy stuff growing on everything. It's not like a hair algae, it is thicker than that. Anyone...
Forum: Fish   03-03-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By samckitt
Stpeteplanter: Do you have some? I have been...

Stpeteplanter: Do you have some? I have been looking for some as well.

Thanks,
Scot
Noblesville, IN
Forum: Fish   01-12-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By samckitt
I had 10 in a 75 gallon tank, now in a 110 gallon...

I had 10 in a 75 gallon tank, now in a 110 gallon tank. They get along pretty good. But I can never get any of the eggs to make it to adults. They either get ate, or I am able to hatch them & then...
Forum: Fish   01-04-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,186
Posted By samckitt
They are all pretty much full grown. I think...

They are all pretty much full grown. I think there is only 2 or 3 females in the group. Not a week after putting them in the new tank 2 of them laid eggs. I have yet to be successful at raising...
Forum: Fish   01-02-2010, 03:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,186
Posted By samckitt
I had all these fish in a 75G tank before...

I had all these fish in a 75G tank before upgrading to the bigger one. All went well with it.
Forum: Fish   01-01-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,186
Posted By samckitt
How many angel fish in a 110G tank?

Just curious, on average, about how many angel fish could be kept in a 110G tank? I know, depends on their size, how much filters & son on. I have 11 pretty big ones in it now & am thinking of...
Forum: DIY   12-04-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 925
Posted By samckitt
Well I ended up not buying the one that leaked &...

Well I ended up not buying the one that leaked & waiting for another to come around. Last week I found one for $100, I went and got it, brought it home, filled it outside & it leaked. So I took it...
Forum: DIY   12-04-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 251,385
Posted By samckitt
Here is mine designed in NX (3D CADD system) for...

Here is mine designed in NX (3D CADD system) for a 75g tank. Soon to be replaced with a 110g tank.
http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff65/samckitt/tank_design.jpg

Here is the real think:...
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