The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 123
Search took 0.20 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Gplus
Forum: Fish 09-23-2013, 03:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By Gplus
What store did you stop at? I recently moved to...

What store did you stop at? I recently moved to NH from Taxachusetts. I've been to an awesome store in Salem called Jays aquatics. Thats about the only one in NH I go to. Those catfish looks awesome...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-08-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,323
Posted By Gplus
I got an eheim ecco 60 at a flea market for 10...

I got an eheim ecco 60 at a flea market for 10 bux! Brand new with media still in the bag. It was missing the intake strainer.
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By Gplus
also businesses in your area that check and...

also businesses in your area that check and replace fire extinguishers will refill it dirt cheap. I have my 20lb refilled at a place called Asap fire safety near my house!
Forum: Fish 07-08-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By Gplus
Along with answering the questions asked by the...

Along with answering the questions asked by the other members, here's what I have to say. I would take the biological filtration out of the filter and set it sit in some De-clorinated water with a...
Forum: Fish 07-08-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By Gplus
I third the ghost shrimp. They can be pretty...

I third the ghost shrimp. They can be pretty nasty. They'd be the first to take advantage of any situation that would cause your neons to die. I've seen them attack my cory cats to the point where...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 07-08-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Gplus
I know I'll probably catch slack not directly...

I know I'll probably catch slack not directly answering your question, but here we go. The nuvo nano 8 for example is 15 inches tall. Thats 15 inches of water to penetrate, with the weak light it...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-08-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 293
Posted By Gplus
Your going in the right direction! I really like...

Your going in the right direction! I really like what you've done with it since you started! I usually dont like fake ornaments in planted tanks but you've somehow managed to make yours fit in rather...
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 666
Posted By Gplus
I had to downsize form a 55 running an eheim and...

I had to downsize form a 55 running an eheim and a rena to two 29's. I wanted them to run the same filter so I bought 2 Aquatop cf400 from truaqua.com. I'm use to "quality" filters like the eheims or...
Forum: DIY 07-08-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By Gplus
This website is extremely useful if you know what...

This website is extremely useful if you know what to look for. Next time your looking for anything check the article section its absolutely the best thing to start off with. Sometimes you can get...
Forum: DIY 07-08-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By Gplus
Doing a simple search on google or this website...

Doing a simple search on google or this website will yield many DIY posts on how to make simple co2 reactors. Heres one:http://www.plantedtank.net/articles/DIY-CO2-Reactor/2/

Other than that...
Forum: Equipment 07-08-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 666
Posted By Gplus
I'd honestly stay away from an eheim.I'm not...

I'd honestly stay away from an eheim.I'm not knocking them I own one, but their flow rates are way to low! Trust me... If you want enough flow around the tank than go for a rena xp3 or 4, or an auto...
Forum: Lighting 10-03-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,082
Posted By Gplus
My Nova 48" dual bulb is great, plenty bright...

My Nova 48" dual bulb is great, plenty bright enough and durable. I've been using it for fish and turtles for a bit over the past 4 1/2 years without a hiccup
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-19-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,195
Posted By Gplus
Do a 40% to 50% weekly. That'll keep more fresh...

Do a 40% to 50% weekly. That'll keep more fresh water rotating and hopefully get rid of that smell. I do a 40% on my 55 weekly and I have no smell.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-17-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Gplus
For green algae then def are from what I've seen....

For green algae then def are from what I've seen. Anything small critter going around picking through the substrate for food sounds like a cleaner to me\!
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-16-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Gplus
Haha actually the 2 that died turned into fish...

Haha actually the 2 that died turned into fish food. My actual goal is to use none as food and use as many as I can for what their meant to do....be cleaner shrimp!.....with amazing color lol
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-16-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Gplus
I'm away for the weekend sorry. Mondays happen to...

I'm away for the weekend sorry. Mondays happen to be my water change day though, so before I do that I'll check the gh/kh becuase I cant remember off the top of my head! I'll get back to you on that...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-16-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 992
Posted By Gplus
Walmart.....The sell a 5 gallon Aqua Tech tank...

Walmart.....The sell a 5 gallon Aqua Tech tank that comes witih a filter you could use for something else. The light it comes with sux but the whole shabang is only 30 bux. For 10 bux you can get a...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 09-15-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Gplus
5g Fire red shrimp Update! Check it out! I'm pretty pumped!

Hey PT, I traded 8 Fire red shrimp (thanks to dmattbfan5 for that) for two CPO's back in June. I quickly went out and bought a cheap walmart 5g glass tank with ans Aquatech filter. My goal was and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 09-15-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 230
Posted By Gplus
55g Tank Update! Things have come a long way!

Hey all! I think the last time I did an update was maybe 3 months ago. My 55 gallon has come a long way since then. I've done two think trimmings and have taken advice about plant placement. I'm...
Forum: Aquascaping 07-12-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,210
Posted By Gplus
I cracked a smile when I read that. For that I...

I cracked a smile when I read that. For that I thank you
Forum: Aquascaping 07-12-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Gplus
Can anyone give some guidance here? please...

Can anyone give some guidance here? please :icon_frow
Forum: Lighting 07-11-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By Gplus
all the brands I listed are good quality. When I...

all the brands I listed are good quality. When I said cheap i meant the price, not the quality. I've been using my 48" Current Nova usa fixture for almost 4 years now with no problems with my...
Forum: Lighting 07-11-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By Gplus
If your going to go with T5ho's than a 2bulb...

If your going to go with T5ho's than a 2bulb fixture will be plenty! Just make sure to get one with decent reflectors. Current usa (nova), coralife, aquaticlife and marineland all make decent cheap...
Forum: Aquascaping 07-11-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Gplus
It is growing in pretty fast, thanks! I like the...

It is growing in pretty fast, thanks! I like the idea of moving the driftwood over more to the left. I also briefly thought of having 2 open areas that kind of slope into the middle like you said....
Forum: Aquascaping 07-11-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Gplus
55G Trimming, Wanting a re-scape. Suggestions? Calling all Scapers!?! (Pics)

Hey everyone. Its been a while now since I restarted my 55 planted. Its time for my first big trim. I've been thinking about a re scape, but my skills are lacking. When I bought all my plants I...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 123

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 10:05 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012