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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-23-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 835
Posted By brinks
I have put peat moss in a piece of panty hose in...

I have put peat moss in a piece of panty hose in my canister for four years. I put it in the area where the ceramic tubes are and make sure it does not touch the edges so it will not restrict the...
Forum: DIY   01-23-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 102,749
Posted By brinks
Smooth ends on lily pipes

If the tube you are using works the same as plexiglas after you cut the bulb in two and smooth the edge with sand paper, heating the raw edge will melt it slightly and it will be smooth and clear....
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-22-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,129
Posted By brinks
The second piece looks like cedar, If you have a...

The second piece looks like cedar, If you have a drill drill a small hole in the bottom and you should be able to smell the cedar smell. I have had cedar in my tanks forever, does leach tannins and...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-19-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,837
Posted By brinks
Love this little tank, I may Tyrone some time.

Love this little tank, I may Tyrone some time.
Forum: Substrate   01-17-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
  Oil dry
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Posted By brinks
I do not have anything other than gravel. But if...

I do not have anything other than gravel. But if I can add Oil Dry then I was going to also add root tabs, is that a good idea?
Forum: Substrate   01-16-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
  Oil dry
Views: 621
Posted By brinks
Oil dry

Ihave a 30 gal. Low tech, low light, DIY co2, planted tank that has been running for four years. I would like to up my plant growth.
1 would adding oil dry to my lake shore gravel help?
2 should I...
Forum: Aquascaping   01-13-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 854
Posted By brinks
30 gal. Low tech.

My tank has been running for four years plus with only small changes.
Forum: Photography   01-12-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By brinks
awsome, keep posting.

awsome, keep posting.
Forum: Lighting   01-12-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By brinks
they are store bought, prefabricated strips. ...

they are store bought, prefabricated strips. There are 15 leds and a flat black thing (capacitor I think) mounted with epoxy to a white plastic channel.
Forum: Lighting   01-12-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By brinks
In the picture they are on my carpet (after I...

In the picture they are on my carpet (after I removed them) I had them suspended by their side to the end of the canopy, so I think it was moisture build up. But as these are for under cabinets, they...
Forum: Lighting   01-12-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By brinks
exploding light

65122

65130

65138
I installed two 15 led light strips, Target Green Portable Cabinet Light, should have looked, it says "suitable for dry location only". As you can see from the dark picture...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   01-12-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,991
Posted By brinks
A 24 for a 90

Great trade, nice tank.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-12-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 298
Posted By brinks
Plant profile

I sent in a plant profile and it never got posted either
Forum: DIY   12-30-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,011
Posted By brinks
Looks good!

Looks good!
Forum: Tank Journals   12-25-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 16,962
Posted By brinks
Nice plants and scrapes, glad you took the time...

Nice plants and scrapes, glad you took the time to post.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-23-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 11,000
Posted By brinks
In the space of one tank you have four, nice....

In the space of one tank you have four, nice. Will like to hear how the canister works out. I would think you would need a siphon between each tank to keep the levels constant.
Forum: Plants   12-23-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 47,537
Posted By brinks
I posted one a few days ago and it has never...

I posted one a few days ago and it has never appeared
Forum: Tank Journals   12-09-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 49,592
Posted By brinks
great job

great job
Forum: Substrate   12-08-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 109,703
Posted By brinks
What about sand from a field, beach, or fine...

What about sand from a field, beach, or fine gravel from a beach, after being washed?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-08-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,911
Posted By brinks
cedar, whats wrong with cedar, I know many people...

cedar, whats wrong with cedar, I know many people who have used it when it is old and weathered.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-07-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,780
Posted By brinks
very nice.

very nice.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-07-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,390
Posted By brinks
I think if you have a u shaped tube between/over...

I think if you have a u shaped tube between/over the middle divider, that would siphon water to which ever tank has a lower water level, that would balance the difference in flow rates, or you could...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-04-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By brinks
doesn't the algae spread throughout the tank?

doesn't the algae spread throughout the tank?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   12-04-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,235
Posted By brinks
nice tank, but what happens when you open and...

nice tank, but what happens when you open and close the files, does the water splash out
Forum: Tank Journals   12-03-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,876
Posted By brinks
I like Anubias Barteri var. nana for a forground...

I like Anubias Barteri var. nana for a forground plant, no pruning required.
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