The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 19 of 19
Search took 0.24 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: easttech
Forum: Lighting 12-31-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By easttech
xmas_one, ended up changing my regulator as when...

xmas_one, ended up changing my regulator as when turning the valve off it would lose pressure in a couple of hours. Before I made this change I was using a 30lb tank in about 6 weeks. I thought for...
Forum: Lighting 10-21-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By easttech
I only have a single gauge showing pressure of...

I only have a single gauge showing pressure of the tank, not delivery pressure. I am using a American Marine Regulator, which has been rock solid on maintaining the level once set. The first part I...
Forum: Lighting 10-20-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By easttech
I hope your right. I had a thread issue with my...

I hope your right. I had a thread issue with my regulator as somehow I was able to get my regulator to what I thought was a tight connection but two different threads types, maybe it was not as tight...
Forum: Lighting 10-20-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By easttech
No leaks no, could have been in previous months...

No leaks no, could have been in previous months although I did lost of checking with soapy water. I do have overflows and am losing some through degassing. Have either of you tried to get good levels...
Forum: Lighting 10-20-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By easttech
Run co2 during ramp down?

I was curious on whether I should run my co2 during my 2 hour ramp down? I currently run 8 hours of full light and then begin a 2 hour ramp down for a total of 10 hours total. I have my co2 on 1 hour...
Forum: Lighting 10-17-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By easttech
Yes, it requires lots of co2. Bubble rate, no...

Yes, it requires lots of co2. Bubble rate, no idea its lots, into a NW pump into a large DIY 3' X 4" reactor then into the uptake section of my sump, returned via 20' of 2" pipe for more co2 dwell...
Forum: Lighting 10-16-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By easttech
Was curious if you had any thoughts on my...

Was curious if you had any thoughts on my lighting and c02 more generally. I am doing 8 hours of full light and 2 hours of ramp down. I run C02 1 hour before on start and one hour before shutdown....
Forum: Lighting 10-16-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By easttech
Great catch on the dosing! I was not thinking...

Great catch on the dosing! I was not thinking about that. Thanks guys!
Forum: Lighting 10-16-2013, 01:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By easttech
Really pisses me off, I was just getting it...

Really pisses me off, I was just getting it dialed in, good growth and minimal brush algae, not sure what 3 days will do? What do you think 50%?
Forum: Lighting 10-16-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By easttech
Regulator broke, no c02 lights off or on while wait for replacement?

Will be about 3 days before I get my replacement regulator. Lights off, reduce or run normal?
Forum: Substrate 05-11-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,466
Posted By easttech
High Ph Eco Complete

Just an update on my eco situation. I bought 20 20lb bags of this for my 300 gallon plan planted tank and it has been hell. My tap comes out at 7.0 and is extremely hard, dKH 6 and GH about 300....
Forum: Lighting 04-03-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By easttech
Already have it

Not much I can do now as this is the light that came with the tank.
Forum: Lighting 04-02-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By easttech
Settings

I was hoping maybe someone could me figure out the suggested realtionship of white, blue, dark blue and reds and then I can dial in the intensity by trial and error. So for instance I can...
Forum: Lighting 04-02-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By easttech
Illumina 260 5' LED by Aquaristik

Illumina 260 5' LED by Aquaristik
Hello,

Has any research been done on the above mentioned LED fixture? I have white, both blues and the optional reds. This unit came to me when I purchased my...
Forum: Lighting 04-01-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 182,735
Posted By easttech
Hello, Has any research been done on the...

Hello,

Has any research been done on the above mentioned LED fixture? I have white, both blues and the optional reds. This unit came to me when I purchased my 300 gallon deep dimension tank. It...
Forum: Lighting 04-01-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 182,735
Posted By easttech
Illumina 260 5' LED by Aquaristik

Hello,

Has any research been done on the above mentioned LED fixture? I have white, both blues and the optional reds. This unit came to me when I purchased my 300 gallon deep dimension tank. It...
Forum: Lighting 03-20-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By easttech
I am ok with trial and error, but in a 300 gallon...

I am ok with trial and error, but in a 300 gallon setup and error could be quite costly if I were to lose all the plants. Was hoping to dail it in a little closer from the start. If and when I do get...
Forum: Lighting 03-20-2013, 02:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By easttech
Thanks Hoppy!

Determining the proper settings is my problem. I have complete flexibility on the settings for the white, red and blues, just dont know what the right mix and intensity should be set to.

If I...
Forum: Lighting 03-19-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By easttech
LED Lighting for 300 gallon - Please Help!

Hello,

I am new here but looking forward to learning and hopefully one day contributing, In the mean time I really need some help.

I just purchased aa used 300 gallon Marineland Deep...
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012