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Forum: Fish   01-19-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 677
Posted By monty67
Know this is an older thread but I was looking up...

Know this is an older thread but I was looking up some info on the bristle nose and decided I would share my experience. I have one sail fin female albino bristle nose in my tank and she is about 7...
Forum: Lighting   06-28-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By monty67
Cool, thanks folks.

Cool, thanks folks.
Forum: Lighting   06-26-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By monty67
Sorry, should have clarified, this is a standard...

Sorry, should have clarified, this is a standard 20 gallon 16x 24 wide by 12 inch deep.
Forum: Lighting   06-25-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By monty67
Medium to medium-low Led for standard 20 gallon.

Ok, I might be lazy but I don't have the time to research all the option for transitioning this tanks lighting from t8's to led so hopefully someone can steer me in the right direction. Right now I...
Forum: Plants   05-01-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
  Anubias
Views: 680
Posted By monty67
From the research that I've done there is no...

From the research that I've done there is no definite answer as people seem to have had equal success (and failures) with the plants regardless of wether they are dosing ferts or not. For myself I...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   04-26-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By monty67
Ok, cool, I appreciate it. Did a brief search...

Ok, cool, I appreciate it. Did a brief search but didn't see these. I guess I will just keep an eye on the fish then, seems like it was mainly the gold tetras I have. The rest of the tank seemed...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   04-26-2015, 12:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By monty67
Possible flourish interaction with fish?

Hey all, was curious if anyone has experienced problems using Seachem Flourish with fish. I just started using this after water changes in conjunction with API Leafzone. I am doing a half dose of...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   04-24-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By monty67
Maybe up you ferts in the water table? I...

Maybe up you ferts in the water table?

I never had a problem when moving or abusing my crypts, literally uprooting them and moving them around multiple times in a year. When I experienced the...
Forum: Plants   04-10-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
  Anubias
Views: 680
Posted By monty67
I'm sure you are right, I've been debating...

I'm sure you are right, I've been debating weather or not to take him and trade him in at a local fish store.
Forum: Plants   04-10-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
  Anubias
Views: 680
Posted By monty67
Guess I can't drag and drop an image here. I...

Guess I can't drag and drop an image here. I wasn't actually going for all anubias tank but it turned out that way. I have not organized the tank forever and it is a mess so probably a good thing I...
Forum: Plants   04-09-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8
  Anubias
Views: 680
Posted By monty67
That sounds about right. When the tank was solid...

That sounds about right. When the tank was solid and flourishing I never dosed with anything except the occasional tetra pride for iron. I always had a heavy fish load so a lot of the nutrients...
Forum: Plants   04-09-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
  Anubias
Views: 680
Posted By monty67
Anubias

Has anyone ever heard of anubias robbing other plants for nutrients?

I admit I have been off and on with tank care and maintenance for the last few years but it seems I didn't start having...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-26-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By monty67
That reminds me. Probably gonna sell my 24 inch...

That reminds me. Probably gonna sell my 24 inch dual lamp T5 Ho lamp with the tank risers and also the original wire hangers that it came with. The box is long gone. I believe this was 120 new. ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   10-26-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By monty67
Been a while, what should I expect

Hey folks. So I've decided to stop with my attempts of making my tank anything near high tech. I don't have the time to focus on it and honestly I had much better luck and less problems when I was...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-09-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By monty67
submerged marineland visitherm, was thinking...

submerged marineland visitherm, was thinking about getting an Aqueon Pro 100 watt if I needed to get a new one.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-08-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By monty67
Do I need a new heater?

So I was just doing some trimming and maintenance on the tank and saw there is a bunch of condensation in my heater. Should I be planning on replacing this pretty soon? I want to say it's about 4...
Forum: DIY   11-20-2012, 03:39 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 130,338
Posted By monty67
I really like that, nice work! Love that color...

I really like that, nice work! Love that color stain.
Forum: Plants   11-17-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By monty67
Sorry, I should have been more clear, right...

Sorry, I should have been more clear,

right now i have running more intensity with less duration, I want to lower the intensity so can run the lights for 12 hours at a time.

is it all a wash...
Forum: Plants   11-17-2012, 02:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By monty67
Light intensity and duration effect on plants

Ok, so if you have way too much light and you cut the amount of time the plants get the light do you negatively affect their growing because the duration is lessened?

For now I am running my...
Forum: Substrate   11-16-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,234
Posted By monty67
Really like the way Eco Complete works, hated the...

Really like the way Eco Complete works, hated the way it really did nothing for my tank and actually seemed to set it back.
Forum: Substrate   11-16-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,012
Posted By monty67
Some might say I'm crazy but I've never had much...

Some might say I'm crazy but I've never had much luck with the Seachem products. I'm using up the last bottle of Flourish I've got just to get rid of it. The best luck I've had with fertilizers (and...
Forum: Plants   11-16-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By monty67
See, I had heard that it was at night and that's...

See, I had heard that it was at night and that's why I asked. I always thought they built up reserves of energy during the light hours and used it during dark. Now I wonder if it's not dependent on...
Forum: Plants   11-16-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By monty67
cool, thanks.

cool, thanks.
Forum: Plants   11-16-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By monty67
When do plants grow the most?

Might seem like a dumb question but is it with the lights on or with the lights off?
Forum: Substrate   11-15-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,012
Posted By monty67
Good advise, I just put one at the base of my sad...

Good advise, I just put one at the base of my sad looking crypts and hopefully I will see a boost from them soon. My tank is only a 20 so I'm gonna stick with one for now and judge it over the next...
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