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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   04-16-2013, 12:01 AM
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Views: 1,020
Posted By golfer_d
I like the moss. I too have an Evolve 8 and...

I like the moss.

I too have an Evolve 8 and like it. Everything has grown well with the standard lighting. A bit annoying with the pump but nothing is going to be 100% silent (I don't think).
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-19-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,950
Posted By golfer_d
nice piece of DW for that

nice piece of DW for that
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-19-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,083
Posted By golfer_d
wrap it in foam...helps a little with the...

wrap it in foam...helps a little with the vibrations
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-13-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 830
Posted By golfer_d
I was wondering the same thing the other day. ...

I was wondering the same thing the other day.

I have one with a real definitive line from tail to head right along the back.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-12-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,965
Posted By golfer_d
well done!

well done!
Forum: Plants   02-12-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By golfer_d
I was curious about this as well....although I...

I was curious about this as well....although I have a dirt base with PFS cap.....I am worried the dirt will get up into the tank and create an even bigger mess!
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
And I woke up today and he is dying....barely...

And I woke up today and he is dying....barely moving along the bottom and over on his side struggling for breathes it would seem.

Time to go to fishy heaven and strangely enough for whatever...
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
ok thanks for the advice much appreciated!

ok thanks for the advice

much appreciated!
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 03:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
yea he is with another male fish....just the two...

yea he is with another male fish....just the two of them

it is crazy to me to think that food could do that to a fish
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
Hardness is about 7 (never sure how to measure...

Hardness is about 7 (never sure how to measure it....its 7 drops with the API test kit).

The food is Aqueon tropical flakes.

He looks the same (color wise) and is even a bit bigger than his...
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 01:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
and he still acts pretty normal...swimming around...

and he still acts pretty normal...swimming around chasing each other....coming to the glass when I am up at the tank.....just sometimes seems lethargic
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
so basically I have no real way of knowing it its...

so basically I have no real way of knowing it its sick or just genetically different?
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
Oh and I do about 20% water change every week to...

Oh and I do about 20% water change every week to 10 days.
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
The tank is fully cycled, 0 ammonia and 0...

The tank is fully cycled, 0 ammonia and 0 nitrite, and no CO2.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-10-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By golfer_d
I have a few in a 10 gallon tank with 5 full...

I have a few in a 10 gallon tank with 5 full grown tetras and they are fine....I haven't seen any issues with them and the amanos are getting to be a good size.
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
It is just in there with one other fish which is...

It is just in there with one other fish which is the same kind and they have been together since day 1 which was early September 2012.

I don't really have anywhere to put it?!?
Forum: Fish   02-10-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,127
Posted By golfer_d
Question Male Tequila Sunrise Guppy - curved spine?

So about a month ago I saw this guppy start swimming all weird and kind of go sideways and it was like it was having a stroke. I was by a plant and sideways almost as if the leaf was holding it from...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-05-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,424
Posted By golfer_d
So strangely enough, the 5 remaining shrimp in my...

So strangely enough, the 5 remaining shrimp in my bowl are doing fine since the last couple died.

In fact I have even seen 4 babies swimming around which is pretty cool.

Still had a couple...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-04-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By golfer_d
A dead shrimp will start to turn pink I believe. ...

A dead shrimp will start to turn pink I believe. A molt will be see through and pretty flimsy.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-28-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,130
Posted By golfer_d
I didn't read everything and I am not too sure...

I didn't read everything and I am not too sure about betta's as I have never had one but I have an Evolve 8 and it has some pretty good flow coming out of the nozzle....if I am not mistaken, betta's...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-27-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,424
Posted By golfer_d
oh ok, thanks for the advice.....I will give it a...

oh ok, thanks for the advice.....I will give it a try

I have a feeling that keeping shrimp in a tank is a little easier than a bowl like this
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-27-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,424
Posted By golfer_d
and thank you for taking the time to...

and thank you for taking the time to reply....much appreciated
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-27-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,424
Posted By golfer_d
Oh sorry it was a typo when I first said nitrate...

Oh sorry it was a typo when I first said nitrate I meant nitrite.....there is less than 5 for nitrate in the water.

I was hoping to get away with just a simple bowl setup and no tubes etc as I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-27-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,424
Posted By golfer_d
No airstone or filter....it has plants etc and...

No airstone or filter....it has plants etc and was hoping to not have any airstones/filters etc.

0 nitrites and 0 ammonia
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-27-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By golfer_d
yea I need to try him....the other LFS was...

yea I need to try him....the other LFS was selling them for $2.99 but I just had a laugh when I saw the one selling them for $15.
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