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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions Yesterday, 12:30 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By mistergreen
best way to drink coffee.

best way to drink coffee.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-15-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 190
Posted By mistergreen
oh interesting. Caffeine is a vasoconstriction....

oh interesting. Caffeine is a vasoconstriction. It might be helping you with the vessels in you head. You might try a decongestant if you don't have caffeine around.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-15-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By mistergreen
There's no need to sterilize the fish. It doesn't...

There's no need to sterilize the fish. It doesn't sound like they're sick. The snails & worms are just the result of overfeeding the tank. It didn't crash, meaning it can't support any life.

If...
Forum: Fish 09-15-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 345
Posted By mistergreen
if you want a chemical & salt free treatment, you...

if you want a chemical & salt free treatment, you can use a UV sterilizer.
Forum: Lighting 09-14-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By mistergreen
It depends on your fixture and reflector. 3 bulbs...

It depends on your fixture and reflector. 3 bulbs would work fine with the right setup.
Forum: Lighting 09-14-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By mistergreen
I have a 75G that's 21" tall and have a 3 t5ho...

I have a 75G that's 21" tall and have a 3 t5ho over it. I have to place it 8" above the tank so I'd get med-high lights that's 50-60 PAR at the substrate.
Forum: Lighting 09-14-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By mistergreen
Do you have CO2? YEAH, it's overkill. You'd...

Do you have CO2? YEAH, it's overkill.
You'd need 3 bulbs max.
Forum: Equipment 09-13-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By mistergreen
Tropica has a cool co2 setup. You pump co2 into a...

Tropica has a cool co2 setup. You pump co2 into a diffusion chamber everyday through a simple co2 spray can. Not sure if tropica is readily available in the States though....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-13-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 530
Posted By mistergreen
Anything with urea and manure, stay away, which...

Anything with urea and manure, stay away, which is pretty much a lot of garden ferts.

You'd add too much nh3 to either kill or start an algae-fest.

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Forum: Fish 09-13-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 245
Posted By mistergreen
I figure the DJ isn't there 24-7, only on opening...

I figure the DJ isn't there 24-7, only on opening event; just from experience from going to lots of art gallery openings.
Forum: Fish 09-12-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By mistergreen
Crushed fish food will work and you can get...

Crushed fish food will work and you can get frozen baby brine shrimp & daphnia if you don't want to hatch them.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-12-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By mistergreen
Some vids of natural habitat ...

Some vids of natural habitat

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4DaP8HQyBU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dj8GV0flPbk

A little dead, dried leaves isn't bad. It adds tannins in the water like...
Forum: Fish 09-12-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 245
Posted By mistergreen
No more abuse than goldfish in a pet store.

No more abuse than goldfish in a pet store.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 09-11-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 353
Posted By mistergreen
I'm not talking about a little oak leaves. I'm...

I'm not talking about a little oak leaves. I'm referring to a tank full of wood chips.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-11-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 703
Posted By mistergreen
Your plants looks like it needs nutrients&CO2 as...

Your plants looks like it needs nutrients&CO2 as well.

The problem is easy to fix. Clean off the algae and lower your light intensity. Add a little nutrient and DIY CO2 if you want but it would...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 09-10-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 353
Posted By mistergreen
Bacteria produces the CO2. Decomposition is the...

Bacteria produces the CO2. Decomposition is the effect of bacteria munching on the organics.

There's a balance. Adding more organics will also add more NH3/4 and non-oxidizing bacteria, meaning...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-10-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By mistergreen
Is this a low tech tank? (no CO2, low light...

Is this a low tech tank? (no CO2, low light etc)...
What dose your plant leaves look like, all healthy?

A little NPK isn't going to hurt anything. You'd know the plants will have enough.
Forum: DIY 09-10-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 14,418
Posted By mistergreen
A small npn transistor worked fine when I tested...

A small npn transistor worked fine when I tested the pump.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-08-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 292
Posted By mistergreen
Ideally, it's better to use CO2 for carbon. I...

Ideally, it's better to use CO2 for carbon. I think glut is a better algaecide than a carbon supplement. You know how nasty the stuff is. In small doses it's ok but who knows what the long term...
Forum: Fish 09-07-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By mistergreen
yeah, sounds like she's getting old and dying.

yeah, sounds like she's getting old and dying.
Forum: DIY 09-06-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 14,418
Posted By mistergreen
It's out there. It uses class inheritance &...

It's out there. It uses class inheritance & polymorphism for the devices. The code is complicated so to make it flexible but ultimately, I'm not sure if it's worth the trouble. The user basically...
Forum: DIY 09-06-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 14,418
Posted By mistergreen
You can wait for my wireless web controller to...

You can wait for my wireless web controller to come out. It's very flexible but not as pretty as the iAqua.

I can see 3 pumps for ferts; nitrogen+K, phosphate+secondary macros, micro.

Oh,...
Forum: DIY 09-05-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 123
Posted By mistergreen
plain water works for me.

plain water works for me.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 09-05-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By mistergreen
Didn't know you're a tech head. Java is ok;...

Didn't know you're a tech head. Java is ok; depending on the situation, it could be better or worse.

It's the native language of Android.
Forum: DIY 09-05-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 511
Posted By mistergreen
Oh, I didn't notice the wooden plate on the...

Oh, I didn't notice the wooden plate on the window until aguilar3 mentioned it. That should work, maybe put in some styrofoam to further insulate.
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