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Forum: Tank Journals 04-11-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,219
Posted By mcfly84
update

Okay it's been a couple weeks with out an update so here I am.

I'm currently fighting off some thread algae going to do the H2O2 treatment when my new carbon shows up and I'm due for a 50% water...
Forum: Aquascaping 04-11-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By mcfly84
Yeah I know if you read the post above yours I'm...

Yeah I know if you read the post above yours I'm trying to figure out how quickly if at all they degrade under water and if they'll leach chemicals into the water column.
Forum: Aquascaping 04-10-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By mcfly84
[QUOTE=CPDzeke;3080338]Deli containers are...

[QUOTE=CPDzeke;3080338]Deli containers are supposed to work.[QUOTE]


?????????

What kind of deli containers? like the glad cheap tupperware stuff?

BTW after a lil searching what I was...
Forum: Fish 04-10-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 981
Posted By mcfly84
I would probably ditch the tablets and waffers as...

I would probably ditch the tablets and waffers as what you'd like to put probably already accomodates this.

Search: A Trip down memory road and check out the rainbows we had.

My stepdad...
Forum: Fish 04-10-2013, 01:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 903
Posted By mcfly84
What he said ^ I for one would only buy...

What he said ^


I for one would only buy from a reputable source and even then I would window shop unless there's a deal going then it's hit or miss and kind of taking a chance(as I did with my...
Forum: Aquascaping 04-10-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By mcfly84
bump

bump
Forum: Aquascaping 04-04-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By mcfly84
Dividing carpets?

Hey I was just wondering what's the best/safest way to physically divide up carpets? I was thinking about the same stuff you'd use on an overhead projector can't remember what the plastic sheets are...
Forum: DIY 03-29-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 15,511
Posted By mcfly84
OMG I love the idea. LOL it actually had crossed...

OMG I love the idea. LOL it actually had crossed my mind when I changed out my bottle the other day and got the big wiff of alcohol lol I was like hmmmmmm........ so yeah I think I will be following...
Forum: Plants 03-29-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,059
Posted By mcfly84
I bought a plantable mat of DHG over a month ago...

I bought a plantable mat of DHG over a month ago planted the mat and let it be.... over half of the mat turned brown, but now it's starting to spread and green back up. Not sure if this helped or not...
Forum: Plants 03-29-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By mcfly84
Have you considered seachem flourite instead?...

Have you considered seachem flourite instead? Check it out if you haven't already.
Forum: Plants 03-29-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,172
Posted By mcfly84
I do the exact same and haven't broken any stems...

I do the exact same and haven't broken any stems or damaged anything, but then again I have a fine gravel substrate. Not sure how this would do with a dirt/mud substrate my guess is make a cloudy...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-14-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By mcfly84
Thanks kinda what I figured.

Thanks kinda what I figured.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-14-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By mcfly84
Can I add shrimp to my tank?

Okay so I have some yoyo loaches in my tank about 2-4" long and I'd like to eventually put a handful of shrimp in. I read that most likely the shrimp will be eaten by the loaches even though their...
Forum: Plants 03-14-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 744
Posted By mcfly84
Mine seem to be taking off and growing so much...

Mine seem to be taking off and growing so much faster than anything else in my tank. The only fertz I have used so far is the TOTAl root tabs from aquariumplants.com and a DIY CO2 with T5 HO...
Forum: Lighting 03-14-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Posted By mcfly84
Seems like a good buy but you'll probably want to...

Seems like a good buy but you'll probably want to upgrade to better bulbs. I'm not familiar with the brand or quality of that fixture so you'll most likely want to google it or find reviews of it...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-14-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,219
Posted By mcfly84
I was thinking the same thing, but I used all of...

I was thinking the same thing, but I used all of my substrate to get it to the way it is. This is my first go around on my own with a propper light and substrate setup I've got 3 more tanks just...
Forum: Plants 03-14-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By mcfly84
Oh my well I may want to rethink where I put it...

Oh my well I may want to rethink where I put it if it grows like that. I don't want to move it all of my plants have been in the tank for almost three weeks now. Scared it'll go into meltdown. My red...
Forum: Plants 03-13-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By mcfly84
Wondering if this is what I ordered

Cryptocoryne, Ciliata
is what I ordered, but looks nothing like the photo or am I seeing it in different stages. Either way I like it and it's doing great as are the rest of my plants.
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 157,497
Posted By mcfly84
AHHH I see very clever indeed. lol I read almost...

AHHH I see very clever indeed. lol I read almost all of em just not the one I was concerned about. Sorry
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 157,497
Posted By mcfly84
I like the lighting setup really spectacular...

I like the lighting setup really spectacular build. Subscribed too. I am curious about the ballast though, is the top going to be covered with glass? I know you'll have tons of evap in the hood part...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 65,769
Posted By mcfly84
That sounds like it'll be pretty balanced at that...

That sounds like it'll be pretty balanced at that point. Have you done a PAR test on it yet? I'm curious to see how the plants react to the spectrum you'll be providing.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-08-2013, 04:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 301
Posted By mcfly84
Question to admins and moderators

Where's a good place on here to find and review online sales? Meaning, could we have or do we have a section for specific sites(not sponsors) that we could as a community review and or give feed back...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 65,769
Posted By mcfly84
Subsrcibed. I dig the DIY LED fixtures. In the...

Subsrcibed. I dig the DIY LED fixtures. In the first youtube link you posted, at 1:17 what phase was that? Hard to tell when cameras act against ya. Just curious because it looked spot on with out...
Forum: Algae 03-08-2013, 03:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 640
Posted By mcfly84
Another diatom solution.

Okay first off I'd just like to appologize for any poor photos as it was not my initial intention to write this up.

Note the difference in the substrate in the 2 pictures. The first one there is...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-08-2013, 02:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,219
Posted By mcfly84
Yeah I plan on adding some dwarf gouramis and...

Yeah I plan on adding some dwarf gouramis and shrimp to the tank.


So a few days after adding the algae eaters, the diatoms are almost completely gone with the exception of some of the fine...
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