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Forum: Plants   09-25-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By latchdan
Frogbit dwarf water lettuce and red root...

Frogbit dwarf water lettuce and red root floaters all not affected by excel.
Forum: Plants   09-22-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By latchdan
This post pops up every week. Fs section.

This post pops up every week. Fs section.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-21-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 280
Posted By latchdan
I've had zero luck with assasin snails I've had 4...

I've had zero luck with assasin snails I've had 4 in my 40b. I never see dead snails or shells. I'm manually pulling them out and going them away as food. My count is up past 100.

Years ago i...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-21-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By latchdan
I'm guessing your using an api test kit. Try...

I'm guessing your using an api test kit. Try diluting your test tube with half distilled and retest. Then double the result. Sometimes you get a wonky reading
Forum: Equipment   09-20-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By latchdan
I have two inkbird 308-s runs a fan and a heater....

I have two inkbird 308-s runs a fan and a heater. If you had to run two heaters you would have to rig something up. The probe is replaceable as well.

They also have a low and high alarm you set.
...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   09-20-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,150
Posted By latchdan
Not sure hoppy, just using api test kits.

Not sure hoppy, just using api test kits.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   09-20-2016, 03:38 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,150
Posted By latchdan
Safe-T-Sorb will also lower KH and GH...

Safe-T-Sorb will also lower KH and GH considerably for several weeks/couple months.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-19-2016, 03:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By latchdan
There are a few alder treed around my...

There are a few alder treed around my neigborhood, i didn't no about the leaves. Do i want ones that have fallen? The cones are still green.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-19-2016, 01:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By latchdan
So they will just disintegrate?

So they will just disintegrate?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-19-2016, 12:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By latchdan
IAL and Alder cones

I recently bought Indian almond leaves and alder cones for my shrimp tank, which was recommended that I have some type of leaf litter in my shrimp tank. I purchased some IAL and alder cones from...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-17-2016, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By latchdan
I saw no effect against pond snails dosing per...

I saw no effect against pond snails dosing per directions. Do you overdose? I would love to get rid of mine.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-17-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By latchdan
Mine didnt

Mine didnt
Forum: Low Tech Forum   09-17-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 410
Posted By latchdan
I had an ac50 on my 40 to seed it for a year then...

I had an ac50 on my 40 to seed it for a year then started a 10g. Still took 3 weeks to cycle sooo i disagree saying you wouldn't need to cycle with a seeded filter.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-17-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 203
Posted By latchdan
I have amanos with harequin rasboras similar size.

I have amanos with harequin rasboras similar size.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-17-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By latchdan
I bought no-planaria from gla. I did all my...

I bought no-planaria from gla. I did all my tanks. Its prolly a lifetime amount.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-16-2016, 02:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 444
Posted By latchdan
I use salifert and i really like it. I will never...

I use salifert and i really like it. I will never go back to api. There is a liquid and powder you mix similar to seachems. (Although i find salifert easier to read.

There is two ways to view the...
Forum: Equipment   09-15-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By latchdan
That is pretty good price, have you purchased...

That is pretty good price, have you purchased those before? What i was looking at was $15-18 per piece. Was looking at TNA brand, which is what the curved scissors I have.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-15-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 266
Posted By latchdan
If you choose to paint I did a DIY spraybar a...

If you choose to paint I did a DIY spraybar a while back, and prepping the PVC properly has really helped a lot with the paint sticking better, it consists of sanding/cleaning the pipe with acetone,...
Forum: Equipment   09-15-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By latchdan
Curved Tweezers vs Straight

I'm thinking of picking up some either curved tweezers or some longer straight ones, main reason I would like to be able to reach the bottom of my shrimp tank without actually having to put my hand...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   09-13-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 266
Posted By latchdan
I couldn't find all the fittings i needed to make...

I couldn't find all the fittings i needed to make a spray bar so i painted mine. I have apost about it somewhere
Forum: Low Tech Forum   09-13-2016, 12:40 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,464
Posted By latchdan
I tried to tell the employee that they were the...

I tried to tell the employee that they were the same shrimp but they kept arguing with me. Don't even think they knew much.

I just said "what ever I'll take the cheaper one then"
Forum: Low Tech Forum   09-12-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,464
Posted By latchdan
Just want to add to the amano shrimp a petco. ...

Just want to add to the amano shrimp a petco.
Its funny they sell amamo shrimp small size for 3.49 lg for 3.99 or Japanese algae eating shrimp for 2.49. All are the same. Lfs sell them for 6. Its a...
Forum: Plants   09-11-2016, 02:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By latchdan
I have glosso, just tossed some in my low light...

I have glosso, just tossed some in my low light tank ill see if it will grow.

My high light tank it grows really low.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   09-11-2016, 12:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,321
Posted By latchdan
My blyxa never roots. They have it for sale on...

My blyxa never roots. They have it for sale on Amazon but it must be new as it doesnt say the volume of the bottle.
...
Forum: Plants   09-10-2016, 11:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 493
Posted By latchdan
Yeah I don't think I'll buy it again from the...

Yeah I don't think I'll buy it again from the tissue culture, maybe from a member but its $20.00 a cup, not worth paying out the money, the crypt flamingo didn't last either. (I still see a leaf or 2)
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