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Forum: Lighting   09-15-2015, 08:39 PM
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Posted By djdestructo
How many do you have on your tank? Thinking of...

How many do you have on your tank?
Thinking of going the LED route but not sure how many I need for a 75 gal.
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By djdestructo
Same with mine, they are 48inch

Same with mine, they are 48inch
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By djdestructo
Aquaticlife. Just used a thermometer and it...

Aquaticlife.

Just used a thermometer and it is 116.5F
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By djdestructo
Ya its the top of the fixture that i am touching

Ya its the top of the fixture that i am touching
Forum: Lighting   03-28-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By djdestructo
Do your T5HO lights get hot?

I recently doubled up my light to another 2bulb t5ho light,
I noticed that there seems to be alot of heat coming off them, like almost too hot to touch, is this normal?
Forum: Equipment   03-27-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By djdestructo
Thanks for all the replies :) I am toying...

Thanks for all the replies :)

I am toying with the idea of LEDs.

As for the CO2 diffuser, inline seems to be the way to go I guess.
Forum: Equipment   03-26-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By djdestructo
Thanks I will look at getting another T5HO light...

Thanks I will look at getting another T5HO light then :)
Forum: Equipment   03-26-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By djdestructo
CO2 Diffuser & Lights for a 75gal

I currently have an UP CO2 Diffuser that is connected to a power head.

http://www.co2art.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/UD401.jpg

It has worked in the past however I am finding since I...
Forum: Equipment   03-18-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By djdestructo
I would also like to know the answer to this. ...

I would also like to know the answer to this.

Actually just found out that you can reuse the washers over and over again according to Milwaukee themselves.

"The washers are made out of soft...
Forum: Equipment   08-23-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 977
Posted By djdestructo
CO2 tank only reading 600psi after being filled

http://www.brianjohnsondesigns.ca/images/fishtank/co2.jpg

After getting my tank filled today (for the first time) I hooked everything up and upon opening the valve I noticed that the tank pressure...
Forum: Algae   02-02-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By djdestructo
The tank has been up and running since July of...

The tank has been up and running since July of last year.
I don't dose EI, just the Seachem line of ferts.
What is a API DI?
Forum: Algae   02-02-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By djdestructo
Diatom outbreak

http://www.brianjohnsondesigns.ca/images/fishtank/75gal_Nov2011.jpg

(Not most recent pic)

I have a lot of brown algae (diatoms) that is covering my plants and glass that I would like to get rid...
Forum: Algae   01-20-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By djdestructo
I have the same problem, but my nitrates are...

I have the same problem, but my nitrates are almost at 0. I guess dosing with Nitrogen would help?
Forum: Lighting   11-15-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By djdestructo
I have a AquaticLife T5HO (Dual Bulb) over my...

I have a AquaticLife T5HO (Dual Bulb) over my 75gal and I am able to grow a lot of plants. I do run into problems with red plants as they tend to grow up rather then stay full and bright. So you may...
Forum: Fish   10-04-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,084
Posted By djdestructo
I have had fish do the same in my tank. I think...

I have had fish do the same in my tank. I think it has something to do with the light because as soon as I turn it on, their color comes right back.
Forum: Plants   09-19-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By djdestructo
Plant turning brown

http://www.brianjohnsondesigns.ca/images/fishtank/plant_sept2011.jpg

I am not sure what kind of plant this is, I forgot to take a picture of the name while at my LFS. I planted it last Sat, and...
Forum: Equipment   08-16-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By djdestructo
Ya I didn't turn the black nob all the way....

Ya I didn't turn the black nob all the way. Stupid move on my part.
Forum: Equipment   08-16-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By djdestructo
Unhappy Did I just blow my regulator?

I am new to the whole pressurized CO2 world so any help would be great.

I purchased a used CO2 tank and regulator last night. The regulator is a Milwaukee ma957. Upon setting up the tank, I...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-13-2011, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By djdestructo
Upgrading planted tank have some questions.

I recently bought a 75gal tank to upgrade my 35gal along with a 48" Aquaticlife HO T5 dual strip light. I have yet to set up the tank, as I am building a tank stand for it in a week or two. Now for...
Forum: Lighting   06-23-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By djdestructo
Good to hear.

Good to hear.
Forum: Lighting   06-23-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By djdestructo
I am getting a 75gal tonight so thats 21" high....

I am getting a 75gal tonight so thats 21" high. Not sure what the PAR would be. At 108watt over 75 gal, thats 1.44 watts per gallon. Hmmm
Forum: Lighting   06-21-2011, 01:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By djdestructo
YMMV?? I am looking for something that will...

YMMV??

I am looking for something that will last years, with the exception of the bulbs.
Forum: Lighting   06-20-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By djdestructo
Current USA Nova Extreme T5HO

Since my Coralife unit is toast, I am in the market for a new light.

I was looking at getting this fixture, however after what happened to my Coralife I am a bit weary of buying any light with...
Forum: Equipment   06-20-2011, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By djdestructo
I tried changing the bulbs and still nothing. I...

I tried changing the bulbs and still nothing. I guess the unit is gone :frown:
Forum: Equipment   06-18-2011, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By djdestructo
Ya I have no electrical skill what so ever :P I...

Ya I have no electrical skill what so ever :P
I wonder if it is still under warranty
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