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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-26-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 4
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Views: 298
Posted By kvuyk2
Yes, it's probably not a positive reflection on...

Yes, it's probably not a positive reflection on your tank. Make sure you keep up wih your weekly maintenance and try not to over feed.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-26-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,219
Posted By kvuyk2
Smile Compliment

Wow! Very well-kept tank, especially for a nano it's size.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-29-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By kvuyk2
I siphon the substrate every week when I do water...

I siphon the substrate every week when I do water changes. Every other or every three weeks the sponge filter material is cleaned and squeezed out.

I bought 4 new female RCS 2 days ago and have...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-27-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By kvuyk2
Portal-Ry, How often do you check and how do...

Portal-Ry,

How often do you check and how do you rectify the high TDS? How did you rectify your problem? Do you now buy RO water for your tank?

I'd never heard of a TDS meter until you...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-27-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By kvuyk2
Here are my water parameters: Nitrates: 0 ...

Here are my water parameters:

Nitrates: 0
Nitrite: 0
Hardness: Hard/180ppm
Alkalinity: Slightly above 100
pH: 7.4


Feeding:
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-24-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By kvuyk2
Unhappy Losing Cherries--Please Help!

Hello all,

I have an 8g Evolve tank which was supposed to be my designated cherry shrimp tank. My shrimp won't survive longer than a few months. I've had the tank set up since July 2012. I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-12-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 571
Posted By kvuyk2
Are your smaller Amano Shrimp hiding? Mine were...

Are your smaller Amano Shrimp hiding? Mine were generally fearless unless harrassed.
Forum: Tank Journals   12-25-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,361
Posted By kvuyk2
I feel the exact same way about my tanks! ...

I feel the exact same way about my tanks!


It looks like it might be a bronze crypt (http://www.cichlidforums.com/postimages/2008-07-15/226445-001.jpg) or a red crypt...
Forum: Fish   12-10-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By kvuyk2
Possible fish to restock your 15g

Dwarf Gouramis
Rasbora Hets
Rummynose Tetras
Ember Tetras
Gudgeon Gobies
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   09-18-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,146
Posted By kvuyk2
The revamped tank is coming along nicely! I...

The revamped tank is coming along nicely! I added Subwassertang to my list of plants to acquire after viewing your pics--thanks for sharing!
Forum: Fish   09-18-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 490
Posted By kvuyk2
Fully planted Plus Shrimps or Fully...

Fully planted Plus Shrimps

or

Fully planted with 1 Betta only[/QUOTE]

I'm with Pink Rasbora, if you're committed to the 2.3 gallon tank. Nano tanks are great fun for housing plants and...
Forum: Fish   09-18-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 490
Posted By kvuyk2
Fully planted Plus Shrimps or Fully...

Fully planted Plus Shrimps

or

Fully planted with 1 Betta only[/QUOTE]

I'm with Pink Rasbora, if you're committed to the 2.3 gallon tank. Nano tanks are great fun for housing plants and...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-28-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,998
Posted By kvuyk2
Your Chi looks amazing! Great choices in plants....

Your Chi looks amazing! Great choices in plants. Your betta must be very happy. Are you still happy with your CO2 setup?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-03-2011, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By kvuyk2
You can add RO water to your tap water to...

You can add RO water to your tap water to decrease the hardness of the water in your tank. Adjust the water's hardness to a level that is suitable for the plants you want in your tank.
Forum: Plants   01-24-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By kvuyk2
Lileaopsis macloviana is right! Thank you,...

Lileaopsis macloviana is right! Thank you, Tinanti.
Forum: Plants   01-22-2011, 12:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By kvuyk2
Yes, I would say it is segmented like bamboo.

Yes, I would say it is segmented like bamboo.
Forum: Plants   01-20-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By kvuyk2
Finally, Images!

http://inlinethumb31.webshots.com/30366/2657628500069693557S500x500Q85.jpg (http://pets.webshots.com/photo/2657628500069693557OUudRa)
The roots/lower portion of the plant.
...
Forum: Plants   01-19-2011, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By kvuyk2
Maybe a type of crypt?

Maybe a type of crypt?
Forum: Plants   01-19-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,074
Posted By kvuyk2
ID, Please! Exceptionally Tall Grass-Like Plant

I found a plant that looks like a very tall microsword plant crossed with an onion plant. I will try to take a picture soon. I was wondering if anyone has any ideas without any pictures to help ID...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   12-04-2010, 05:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,358
Posted By kvuyk2
Great advice, Chad

Bravo! Well said. :proud:
Forum: Fish   12-01-2010, 05:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,350
Posted By kvuyk2
http://inlinethumb38.webshots.com/13349/2644061210...

http://inlinethumb38.webshots.com/13349/2644061210069693557S600x600Q85.jpg
Thank you for your great advice! I posted a picture of the GBR's today. I busted out the REAL digital camera and put...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-29-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By kvuyk2
It's looking very good! What will place in the...

It's looking very good! What will place in the middle background area?
Forum: Fish   11-29-2010, 05:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,350
Posted By kvuyk2
Is anyone having difficulty viewing the pictures?

Is anyone having difficulty viewing the pictures?
Forum: Fish   11-29-2010, 04:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,201
Posted By kvuyk2
Bright yellows and whites and black might...

Bright yellows and whites and black might contrast nicely against your red gravel.
Forum: Fish   11-29-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,925
Posted By kvuyk2
Very nice! How did you get the female "In the...

Very nice! How did you get the female "In the mood?" I struggled with that aspect of betta breeding when I tried this year.
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