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Forum: Tank Journals 03-05-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,828
Posted By farmhand
:thumbsup::thumbsup: Very nicely done.

:thumbsup::thumbsup:
Very nicely done.
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 919
Posted By farmhand
I have read the teeth cut the water more thereby...

I have read the teeth cut the water more thereby opening up the surface allowing more Co2 to excape. Do you run Co2 with this unit? No experence here with overflows. Just sounds like a fun project....
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By farmhand
I believe you are correct. And with a 20 long,...

I believe you are correct. And with a 20 long, if I set the 2" foam filter leaving 6" clear for the pump, I still have 22" x 12" of space for floaters which is greater than a 10 gal.
Thanks
Forum: Equipment 03-04-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By farmhand
Glass-Holes Overflow w/second floater sump

I have a project in mind to mount a Glass-Holes Super Nano Overflow kit on a 20 tall. The sump would be a 10 gallon with foam block. Also thinking I would loop some pump water back into a second 10...
Forum: Equipment 03-04-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 919
Posted By farmhand
Only speaking from what I have read, not...

Only speaking from what I have read, not experienced, the non-teeth units are better for planted tanks. Why do you say go with teeth? Also I've seen saltwater guys use the smaller box with lots of...
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 919
Posted By farmhand
If I put a Glass-Holes overflow into a 20 gal...

If I put a Glass-Holes overflow into a 20 gal using a 10 gal sump, which overflow should I use?
Are teeth good or not?
What pump would you spec?
If this works out I may upgrade to a 30 gal rimless...
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 914
Posted By farmhand
Not to hijack this thread, but talking sumps...

Not to hijack this thread, but talking sumps here... Have anyone seen this overflow?
http://glass-holes.com/Overflow-Kits_c3.htm
I'm thinking of trying one of these on a 20 or 30 gal just to try...
Forum: Substrate 03-02-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By farmhand
I found the info on this link very useful. ...

I found the info on this link very useful.
http://www.siliconvalleyaquariumsociety.com/Downloads/Light_limiting_talk_for_SVAS.pdf
Forum: Substrate 03-01-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By farmhand
I can't give you good info on dirt tanks but I...

I can't give you good info on dirt tanks but I would not get too hung up on what is high or low tech. With all the changes in aquarium management, the lines are very blurred to what is or is not...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 03-01-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 278
Posted By farmhand
Excess nutrients cause algae is another. ...

Excess nutrients cause algae is another.
http://www.siliconvalleyaquariumsociety.com/Downloads/Light_limiting_talk_for_SVAS.pdf
I'm just coming back after a couple of years away and feel like I'm...
Forum: Tank Journals 03-01-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 29,002
Posted By farmhand
I have been watching this tank for awhile. Very...

I have been watching this tank for awhile. Very nice
Forum: Equipment 02-28-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 919
Posted By farmhand
How does the Glass Holes Kit system compare with...

How does the Glass Holes Kit system compare with the Bean system?
I've never had a sump but thinking it would be nice to fill a sump with fast growing floaters with high light hooked to a tank with...
Forum: DIY 02-27-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By farmhand
1. Would you add a larger picture that I can save...

1. Would you add a larger picture that I can save for easier reading?
2. Any ideas on finding a known PAR?
Thank you
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-26-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,096
Posted By farmhand
Having done this before, and now starting again,...

Having done this before, and now starting again, this time I am starting a grow-out tank before I start scaping a tank. This will allow me to collect deals I find. Figure out what I like and...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-26-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,191
Posted By farmhand
Thanks. Light is dolphin curve LED available on...

Thanks. Light is dolphin curve LED available on Amazon[/QUOTE]

Is it the 6 or 9 LED model? Do you have any idea how much par it gives off?
Forum: DIY 02-26-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By farmhand
I used to own a CNC shop for 20 plus years. I...

I used to own a CNC shop for 20 plus years. I did most the CAD drawings myself. I also have a friend who teaches CAD/CAM and I have access to his equipment. I would consider this an interesting...
Forum: DIY 02-26-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By farmhand
What would the possibility be of someone...

What would the possibility be of someone assembling and selling the sensor units which then could be attached to our own lux meter? Like most people I believe on this one, I would find acquiring the...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-26-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,191
Posted By farmhand
Looks good! Healthy looking plants

Looks good! Healthy looking plants
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-25-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,186
Posted By farmhand
I just realized the light that comes with the...

I just realized the light that comes with the package is much smaller than you are using. Would I be correct that the light coming with the package won't do much?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-25-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,186
Posted By farmhand
I've left this hobby a few years ago. Excuse me...

I've left this hobby a few years ago. Excuse me for being amazed at the changes upon my return. When I started they hadn't invented dirt yet. :eek5:
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-25-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,186
Posted By farmhand
That chiller is only going to quicken the time it...

That chiller is only going to quicken the time it takes for the water to equalize with the ambient room temperature. Unless I'm missing something, it's only a nice fan.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-25-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,186
Posted By farmhand
The 5 Gallon is $54 with free shipping. Am I...

The 5 Gallon is $54 with free shipping. Am I clear, it includes tank, filter and light? Some one tell me not to do this. This is a support group, right?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-24-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 833
Posted By farmhand
I call Purigen my secret weapon for sparkling...

I call Purigen my secret weapon for sparkling clear water. Get two bags and recharge the first before it gets too dark while you throw in the second. Of course keep up with the water changes. ...
Forum: Plants 02-24-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By farmhand
Sorry for your setback. But heads up, it...

Sorry for your setback. But heads up, it temporary, those roots and stocks are all still there. :smile:
Forum: Tank Journals 08-20-2012, 03:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,141
Posted By farmhand
The reason for the wood piece in front is to tilt...

The reason for the wood piece in front is to tilt the tank backwards allowing for a flat substrate while dry and then remove it before flooding causing the substrate to have a gentle slope towards...
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