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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   03-18-2017, 04:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By psych
I recently had a Hydor Theo stick on after just...

I recently had a Hydor Theo stick on after just over a year and a half of use and two years of ownership. Unfortunately it was in a work tank and stuck on over the weekend boiling the lone betta in...
Forum: Equipment   03-07-2017, 01:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
For what it's worth I still like that heater even...

For what it's worth I still like that heater even though it boiled my Betta. It was one of few with that low wattage that was also adjustable at the time I was looking. Most were preset. It also got...
Forum: Equipment   03-07-2017, 12:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
I'm sorry I don't have any information for your...

I'm sorry I don't have any information for your shrimp, but regarding the ticking time bomb I suppose so. Just seems like we have to manage the risks as best we can with the tools available. In this...
Forum: Equipment   03-06-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
Thanks for saying this.. if I try again I'm going...

Thanks for saying this.. if I try again I'm going to skip the heater at first and hope the office stays warm enough. If I do need one though, you can bet I'll monitor it daily.

As an aside, and...
Forum: Equipment   03-06-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
I'm guilty of not having a thermometer in the...

I'm guilty of not having a thermometer in the tank, but I will from now on. Unfortunately it probably wouldn't have saved Fred since this happened over the weekend.

I know he has been alright in...
Forum: Equipment   03-06-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
My tank is small, 2.5 gallons. I initially bought...

My tank is small, 2.5 gallons. I initially bought the heater because the office temp hovered around 76 and I wanted the tank just a bit warmer. It worked for a while with no issues and I found it did...
Forum: Equipment   03-06-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 685
Posted By psych
Funny this is asked. I have the heater referenced...

Funny this is asked. I have the heater referenced by sorepatrol68 and walked in to work this morning to find my Betta had past on.

Long story short, I grabbed a thermometer from home and at 2 pm...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   11-24-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By psych
Seachem Prime $6.29/500 ml

I'm not sure if this is the right place, or a good place, but just saw on Slickdeals Prime is $6.29 on Amazon for 500 ml bottle. I bought it for $12 back in July. Cheapest price I've seen.

Sent...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   10-22-2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By psych
Welcome back!

Welcome back!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-25-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By psych
Recently I've been redoing mine every year or so...

Recently I've been redoing mine every year or so as my lease ends and I move. I'm looking to buy a home in the next few months so hopefully that will be the last redo for a few years. Currently on a...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   08-27-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By psych
I did this just recently. I think the most...

I did this just recently. I think the most important thing I did was go slow and watch my fish. I had everything come in on a Friday and planned to set everything up Saturday. Saturday morning I...
Forum: Equipment   08-24-2016, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By psych
No proper way. Ensure it is placed somewhere...

No proper way. Ensure it is placed somewhere where it won't get knocked over easily. Might be a good idea to also avoid temperature extremes but so long as it's stored in your home or storage locker...
Forum: Equipment   08-17-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By psych
I have mine in the same orientation, it looks...

I have mine in the same orientation, it looks like. The nipple for the CO2 injection point is facing downwards towards the direction of where the filter is and where the water is coming from. I've...
Forum: Equipment   08-16-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By psych
I actually read this way back in July and am glad...

I actually read this way back in July and am glad you followed up with the solution. I recently purchased a similar setup and while I'm not experiencing that issue right now I'll file this...
Forum: Equipment   08-15-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By psych
If pressurized there's...

If pressurized there's http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=107312

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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-14-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,283
Posted By psych
I suppose this counts as neglect. I was young,...

I suppose this counts as neglect. I was young, had just gotten into the hobby probably a few months or a year before this incident. Did little to no research because I had no idea wonderful places...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-14-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By psych
I purchased mine from junglefowl recently. He/she...

I purchased mine from junglefowl recently. He/she also frequently has For Sale threads up. I know another user used to as well but I can't remember for certain the username. Try posting in the WTB...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-14-2016, 03:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By psych
FYI in addition to foam a few people around here...

FYI in addition to foam a few people around here sell stainless steel filter mesh. IMO it looks nicer and, at least when I had the foam block, it clogged awfully quick to the point where I could just...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-13-2016, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By psych
Person who would take them off your hands here....

Person who would take them off your hands here. I've often wanted to keep shrimp but am unsure if they would survive/thrive in my water. Can't exactly spend too much trying to establish a decent...
Forum: Fish   08-12-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By psych
I use Omega One Flakes and NLS Flakes. I've...

I use Omega One Flakes and NLS Flakes. I've never kept rummy nose but other tetras I've kept go for them without issue.

I've also attempted the use of ground up nls pellets but not one of the...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   08-12-2016, 01:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By psych
Interesting you say that. Central Fl here....

Interesting you say that. Central Fl here. Ordered plants Saturday, here Monday. Pretty good cond.
Forum: Equipment   08-11-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,209
Posted By psych
Weird that 40 PSI wouldn't get things moving....

Weird that 40 PSI wouldn't get things moving. Certainly not worth paying shipping back at that price. Perhaps just a bad batch.
Forum: Equipment   08-10-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,209
Posted By psych
I appreciate you sharing this. I purchased the...

I appreciate you sharing this. I purchased the drop checker from this company recently and saw the check valve as well. I didn't purchase it at the time because it wasn't needed, but I understand...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-10-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,470
Posted By psych
I've ordered Prime, canister filters, heaters,...

I've ordered Prime, canister filters, heaters, power heads, NLS and other assorted foods, and more. Those are just off the top of my head. My wife just ordered a new hob since our dog chewed the...
Forum: Equipment   08-08-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 845
Posted By psych
Ditto everyone else. There's a lot of information...

Ditto everyone else. There's a lot of information and options out there and no one size fits all answer. Though nearly all the options on GLA's website will likely do the trick you have the option to...
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