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Forum: Equipment   01-09-2016, 03:07 AM
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Posted By hyunbaw
I know this is an old thread, but i believe the...

I know this is an old thread, but i believe the little black o-ring in the aquatek SOLENOID could be the culprit to these solenoids getting stuck open. It seems the solenoid doesnt close reliably...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   01-05-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By hyunbaw
Major update

After a poor experience with Clado infestation, I completely re-did the tank and made it a low-tech, no filter setup. Has been very stable.

-Same 9W LED light on timer.
-10W Heater
-No...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   05-09-2013, 01:24 PM
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Posted By hyunbaw
Update! So I had a bout of clado, and...

Update!

So I had a bout of clado, and although it looked kinda nice, it irked me. I took drastic measures by physically removing and excel/H2O2/bleaching everything. The best was the bleach,...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   03-24-2013, 09:11 PM
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Posted By hyunbaw
That's one cool way to weigh down / sink some new...

That's one cool way to weigh down / sink some new driftwood. Looks great!
Send me some of your trimmings!!
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   03-24-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Cladophora??

I've been running CO2 at ~1 bps and the growth has generally been great.
However, there are 2 things that are bothering me:

1. I think I may have Cladophora. :( It's sad, because so far, it...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   03-02-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By hyunbaw
So here's my aquatek on a christmas tree stand,...

So here's my aquatek on a christmas tree stand, hahah.

Doing some minor rescaping/maintenance, so pics of tank will be later. I moved the wood forward to make space for stem plants in the back and...
Forum: Equipment   02-22-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 35,290
Posted By hyunbaw
Ok, then anyone live around englewood nj that can...

Ok, then anyone live around englewood nj that can help me test my victor? X(
Forum: Equipment   02-22-2013, 04:47 AM
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Posted By hyunbaw
Where can I buy a Clippard Mouse manifold & fittings?

Where can I buy a Clippard Mouse manifold & fittings? And fittings/adaptors for a swagelok metering valve with tube fittings?
Basically, who is selling post-body kits and parts nowadays?
Thanks...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-22-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 37
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Posted By hyunbaw
JasonK, Ridgewood is where I got my microswords...

JasonK, Ridgewood is where I got my microswords and crypt parva. Amazed that a store of that quality is close to me. I hope to get a tank & supplies from them as my career (hopefully) progresses. ...
Forum: Equipment   02-20-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 35,290
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks for another helpful thread. Any way...

Thanks for another helpful thread.

Any way to do step 1 with a paintball canister (since there is no shut off valve)?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-18-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks JasonK, Nice to have feedback from...

Thanks JasonK, Nice to have feedback from someone with a similar setup.

I plan to have DHG as the main carpet in front, but I'm still in the process of getting some. I haven't seen too many...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-15-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Update: 1/32tsp KNO3, 1/128tsp KH2PO4 ...

Update:

1/32tsp KNO3, 1/128tsp KH2PO4 ~Every 2-3 days
A few drops of Flourish Comp. ~Every week
0.5mL Flourish Excel ~Daily

2-3 large flakes of Omega Flakes,...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-10-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
A few things I have learned from reading and...

A few things I have learned from reading and observing:

1. I should decide on how to approach this tank's fertilizing/Co2. In a nut shell, high or low tech?

If going high tech (ie. pressurized...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-09-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
So I realized maybe my ferts ratio is to blame...

So I realized maybe my ferts ratio is to blame for my thread algae bloom.

The KNO3 to KH2PO4 ratio is 1:1, 1/32tsp ~2-3x/wk.
Im not sure why I decided to use that ratio.

So what KNO3 to...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-08-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks Tex, I appreciate the feedback/advice. ...

Thanks Tex, I appreciate the feedback/advice.

1. I gave a half dose of Flourish comprehensive until I get some Iron.

My current dosing regimen is still being adjusted, but right now it's
...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-08-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By hyunbaw
ok i guess i'll ask the obvious.. why such a...

ok i guess i'll ask the obvious.. why such a shallow substrate?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-06-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,787
Posted By hyunbaw
If you want to keep the original filter/light,...

If you want to keep the original filter/light, you can just add a small filter or powerhead and put the filter/light on a timer. Your stock filter/light will turn off at night, but you'll still have...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-06-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,389
Posted By hyunbaw
Nice endlers! And cool refugium.

Nice endlers! And cool refugium.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-06-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks Shloken, Ill keep an eye on the moss...

Thanks Shloken, Ill keep an eye on the moss regarding the Excel. Yea, I was thinking of possibly getting a different color, but we'll see.

I syringed a double dose of the Excel on trouble spots...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-05-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Ah, found some info on the CRS. Perhaps I should...

Ah, found some info on the CRS. Perhaps I should stick to cherries and the like for this setup.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-05-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks SomewhatShocked. I guess Ill keep my eyes...

Thanks SomewhatShocked. I guess Ill keep my eyes open for some nice cherries or some cheap RCS to get my feet wet. Any reason for the need for RO reconstituted water & the zero KH?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-05-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
Thanks for the reply! 1. Im cautious to...

Thanks for the reply!

1. Im cautious to dose my flourish comprehensive aggresively bc ive had fish get ill after doing so. Perhpas ill get new micros or just some iron. Any recs would be...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-04-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,773
Posted By hyunbaw
So I finally checked some water parameters: ...

So I finally checked some water parameters:

pH = 7.5

Nitrates = 20-30ppm

GH = >30

KH = 4
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-04-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,787
Posted By hyunbaw
I have a Chi, and I've thought of just keeping it...

I have a Chi, and I've thought of just keeping it intact and putting bare sand on the borders with plant substrate in the center box to keep plants like Crypt Parva or microswords.

The issues...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-04-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 179,215
Posted By hyunbaw
Tank & Photos look great! How is the DIY PB CO2?...

Tank & Photos look great! How is the DIY PB CO2? Can you get the BPS count pretty low?
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