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Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 04-05-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By shambhalove.
Start dosing dry ferts and you'll get some...

Start dosing dry ferts and you'll get some colour, flourish comp is very watered down and is very low on macros.

http://www.barrreport.com/forum/barr-report/articles-aa/487-non-co2-methods
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 412
Posted By shambhalove.
We can provide all the info in the world but you...

We can provide all the info in the world but you have to make the call. Dont treat with all three at the same time but yes, its a good way to cover your bases. Make sure you do your research with...
Forum: Algae 03-20-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,280
Posted By shambhalove.
Open your filter and pour some H2O2 directly on...

Open your filter and pour some H2O2 directly on the media, film it, post it. 30% will burn your skin let alone kill bacteria.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-18-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 250
Posted By shambhalove.
I dont think you need the heater, either way...

I dont think you need the heater, either way crank the the temp down if you put a heater in a bucket
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-18-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 340
Posted By shambhalove.
I would wait for the ammonia, leave a little food...

I would wait for the ammonia, leave a little food in to feed the bacteria thats there but dumping fish food into a new high light aquarium is gonna cause issues.
Forum: Algae 03-18-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,280
Posted By shambhalove.
Im pretty sure its an oxidizer, a very strong one...

Im pretty sure its an oxidizer, a very strong one at that and will kill all bacteria. Its all about concentration ppl...
Forum: Equipment 03-18-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 412
Posted By shambhalove.
Maybe a lot of the bottom feeders are wild...

Maybe a lot of the bottom feeders are wild caught? That would be my guess. Really though you should de worm and treat all your new fish for internal parasites. Heres another good link...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-18-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By shambhalove.
Dry ferts...your using organic hydro nutes, save...

Dry ferts...your using organic hydro nutes, save it for those other plants ;)
Forum: Low Tech Forum 03-18-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By shambhalove.
Waaaaay more plants! Some dwarf sag would make a...

Waaaaay more plants! Some dwarf sag would make a nice carpet! I think black backrounds look best too, itll make those plants pop :)
Forum: Tank Journals 03-17-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By shambhalove.
Yeah, exactly.

Yeah, exactly.
Forum: Plants 03-16-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 762
Posted By shambhalove.
With good root tabs, no problem. My 75 had a...

With good root tabs, no problem.

My 75 had a wall of vals in the back and a field of crypts, swords, dwarf sag, all heavy root feeders and i have a sand substrate. Osmocote or make your own with...
Forum: Algae 03-16-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,280
Posted By shambhalove.
Here comes the med resistant super strain of bga...

Here comes the med resistant super strain of bga that destroys the world...lol
Forum: Tank Journals 03-16-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By shambhalove.
I will find you...and steal that driftwood...:) ...

I will find you...and steal that driftwood...:)

Maybe dim the light on the one side with the moss, its directly in the blaze of that bad boy and certainly doesn't need that much light. Ever try to...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-16-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By shambhalove.
Calibrate your test kit. ...

Calibrate your test kit.

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?t=83545

You can also use a fert calc to make the stock solutions, if you have a good scale.
Forum: Plants 03-16-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 762
Posted By shambhalove.
They are much smaller, more of a foreground...

They are much smaller, more of a foreground plant, but you could yes.
Forum: DIY 03-16-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By shambhalove.
Sealed+indoors=mould

Sealed+indoors=mould
Forum: Algae 03-16-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,280
Posted By shambhalove.
Have you calibrated your test kit? If not then...

Have you calibrated your test kit? If not then you likely dont have the 20-40ppm you think you do. The bga proves theres a nitrate problem, trust that not your test kit. h2o2, nitrates and increased...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-16-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 313
Posted By shambhalove.
Ppl testing silicates now...oh my. We can barely...

Ppl testing silicates now...oh my. We can barely test the ammo, nitrite and nitrate accurately, your worrying to much :)
Forum: Plants 03-16-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 762
Posted By shambhalove.
Any root tabs will take a couple weeks to change...

Any root tabs will take a couple weeks to change anything. I would try to get some osmocote tabs, buy em from someone off here or make them. The api and seachem root tabs are garbage.
Forum: Substrate 03-16-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By shambhalove.
Flourite is fired clay it contains no nutrients...

Flourite is fired clay it contains no nutrients that are readily available to the plants roots. It does however have a high cation exchange capacity (cec) that allows it to "hold" ferts for the...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-09-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 359
Posted By shambhalove.
Lol the link is for theplantguy.org The...

Lol the link is for theplantguy.org

The combo pack you listed is fine, they are all packaged separately. Im in canada and i've never had any problems getting ferts up here, i dont get what all...
Forum: Algae 03-09-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 522
Posted By shambhalove.
You need to provide fertilizers as well,...

You need to provide fertilizers as well, especially if you continue to use CO2. The eco can "absorb" some of the nutrients from the water and hold them for the plants roots but for that to happen...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-06-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By shambhalove.
Do some testing for us...test the ph of your tap...

Do some testing for us...test the ph of your tap water right out of the faucet. Then let it sit in a cup, test it an hour later, then 24hrs later. Let us know the results.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 03-06-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By shambhalove.
What do you have for substrate?

What do you have for substrate?
Forum: Algae 03-03-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 522
Posted By shambhalove.
Couldn't have put it better, it seems you've got...

Couldn't have put it better, it seems you've got a diy CO2 pro on your side here haha. I would listen to burr, it seems like your trying to do similar things with your tanks and his/hers is gorgeous....
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