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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-08-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By xdestry
Tank size: 20 gallon long is fine Substrate:ada...

Tank size: 20 gallon long is fine
Substrate:ada amazonia aquasoil 2
Temp:72 ish
PH:buffered to 6.0 ish
KH:i dont measure
GH:i dont measure
TDS: 200
Chemical additives:none
Other additives...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-21-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,947
Posted By xdestry
sorry i should have been more clear by aquasoil i...

sorry i should have been more clear by aquasoil i mean ada amazonia aquasoil

http://www.adana-usa.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=680
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-21-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,947
Posted By xdestry
if you want success i guarantee you the following...

if you want success i guarantee you the following will work. all you need is aquasoil, two sponge filters, some moss, cholla wood, and indian almond leaves. also ro water is a must. any shrimper...
Forum: Fish   04-26-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 380
Posted By xdestry
Where did you buy the fish from? If this is just...

Where did you buy the fish from? If this is just the second day there may be no chance for the fish, many of the fish from the pet stores will die. Sometimes it is not a problem with your tank or...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-03-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,332
Posted By xdestry
You can pick up a good TDS meter on amazon for...

You can pick up a good TDS meter on amazon for less than 15 dollars, I would highly recommend having one for the future. You want to measure the TDS of the water you are using for water changes,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-03-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 847
Posted By xdestry
my tiger crayfish crawled out last night while I...

my tiger crayfish crawled out last night while I was sleeping. I went to the tank this morning and couldnt find it anywhere. eventually i found it behind the cupboard completely covered in spider...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-03-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By xdestry
If you have a lot of leaves in a 75g tank the...

If you have a lot of leaves in a 75g tank the purigen will be quickly used up. I would take the purigen out and just do water changes weekly - simplicity is best in my opinion for shrimp tanks, if...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   07-02-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By xdestry
as long as its cool and there arent too many fish...

as long as its cool and there arent too many fish in a bag i think they can live days
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-29-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By xdestry
I guess I am wondering whether the shock from...

I guess I am wondering whether the shock from changing them to the new tank would be worth risking their lives in the current tank....

The shrimp are about 3 millimeters long at the moment, does...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-29-2013, 03:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By xdestry
Need some advice quick!

Hey guys, so two or so weeks ago I moved all of my taiwan bees to a newly set up and cycled tank because the aquasoil had stopped buffering and I was only having a baby survival rate of maybe 5%. I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-13-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 922
Posted By xdestry
i think the going from common to rare is red...

i think the going from common to rare is red wine, black pandas, shadow pandas, blue bolts
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-06-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 216
Posted By xdestry
Snail / Plant identification in these videos please

Hi guys, I was browsing Youtube trying to find some successful tanks when I came across the channel of a shrimp breeder named Fabio Silva. His tanks are all very successful it seems. Check out this...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   06-01-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By xdestry
You shouldnt have any ammonia or nitrites in your...

You shouldnt have any ammonia or nitrites in your tank if it is cycled. Nitrates will build up over time and up to like 40 ppm should be okay. Of course the lower is better and that will require...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-01-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By xdestry
I should put some speakers next to my tanks and...

I should put some speakers next to my tanks and play taiwanese songs all day!

Looks like most people think all the moss is equal, I guess I will throw all three in there and see for myself :)
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-01-2013, 01:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By xdestry
Do Taiwan bees prefer taiwan moss?

Was wondering if any of you guys have found taiwan bees to prefer any type of moss - i bought some java, taiwan, and christmas moss at my lfs and was wondering which one to use in my new tank. If...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-18-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,155
Posted By xdestry
Taiwan bee baby survival rates

Hi guys I was wondering if you guys had any tips that could help with baby survival rates in my taiwan bee tank. I am only getting a survival rate of maybe a few percent right now, however this is...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-13-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By xdestry
To clarify the shrimp is not currently eating or...

To clarify the shrimp is not currently eating or picking at food, just standing totally still with the maxis moving quickly. It has been standing still for about half an hour now, the last time I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-13-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By xdestry
It is a ghost shrimp - they are very common and...

It is a ghost shrimp - they are very common and probably the cheapest shrimp you can buy at the store.

Keeping a shrimp with any large fish is dangerous as they can nip at the shrimp, but if you...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-13-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By xdestry
Shrimp standing still - maxillipeds moving rapidly

Hi guys, I have a berried crystal red currently standing still with its maxillipeds moving very rapidly. In the past when I have observed this it seems death is not far off. Does anybody know what...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-14-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By xdestry
Not sure of a specific concentration, but a 200...

Not sure of a specific concentration, but a 200 gallon is pretty large so you might have to run it pretty high to get it to levels where nothing can breathe inside.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-14-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By xdestry
Do you have a co2 canister? If so just run it on...

Do you have a co2 canister? If so just run it on max for a few days and everything will be suffocated
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-11-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,014
Posted By xdestry
I have nerites crawl out without me finding them...

I have nerites crawl out without me finding them for a week or so, and they have been perfectly fine after you put them into the water. They completely shut themselves closed if that happens and can...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-08-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,033
Posted By xdestry
did you install the plastic/rubber o ring in the...

did you install the plastic/rubber o ring in the right place underneath the cap? thats what I did wrong the first time
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-07-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,133
Posted By xdestry
maybe the kale or spinach you are feeding has...

maybe the kale or spinach you are feeding has insecticides etc? dont know what else it could be
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-04-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By xdestry
Thanks for the quick response, thats what I...

Thanks for the quick response, thats what I thought :mad: Guess I will pull up the carpet and try and remove it all by hand and replant and start over. Guess this is a learning experience, next...
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