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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-11-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By ldaniel
New pest?

Hey all,

I was looking through my tank this afternoon and saw something new. I couldn't get a great pic of it but it looks almost like a stick bug with two or three "antennas" sticking out of the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-01-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By ldaniel
I second the computer fan. That Is what I have...

I second the computer fan. That Is what I have on my 55 and it keeps the tank around 68 when the house is below 75. I also have a swamp cooler and the temps in my area are hitting 106 mid day.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-30-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By ldaniel
166993 A cell phone pic, one of my cherries...

166993
A cell phone pic, one of my cherries that is looking different from normal. She is clear in the middle of her body.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-21-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By ldaniel
I am charging the camera for the supermoon coming...

I am charging the camera for the supermoon coming up so I will get pics up here soon.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 06-20-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By ldaniel
Shout out

Hey all,

I wanted to give a shout out to all the members on this site. After a while of losing interest reading and trying some of the advice given in these threads has allowed all my crs and...
Forum: Equipment 05-20-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,370
Posted By ldaniel
how to clean detritus from bare bottom tank?

If all else fails use a small shop vac and watch your water levels.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 05-19-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By ldaniel
Miracle grow plant food spikes

I would watch the P levels. If you get an algae bloom that could be the main reason. I would think that if it is heavily planted the sticks in the gravel would be fine but I would not be adding to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-13-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,564
Posted By ldaniel
Why do all of my shrimp die? Will RO water help me?

Check the water for copper and nitrates. My RCS run in a tank with straight tap water (250-350 ppm TDS) and I don't have any issue. RO will help if it is remineralized. Change the water slowly so...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By ldaniel
Thanks Flight50, I do have the garage and it is...

Thanks Flight50, I do have the garage and it is holding three tanks waiting to change out the ones in the house. Have a small nano that is planted in the living room which will be my main display...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By ldaniel
Segmenting a 55 gallon

Hey all,

I'm trying to set up a 55 gallon tank for breeding shrimp and I need to split it up so that I have a cull tank as well using the same water. My wife won't allow more than three tanks in...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-21-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By ldaniel
massive baby dieing help please

Did you use prime when you added the new water? I have heard that when using prime it can mask the nitrates when tested. Been a while since I tested my water as everything is stable but it could be...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 04-19-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 568
Posted By ldaniel
Help My Shrimp

I have had problems moving cherries into tanks where the water ph is different. My cherry tank, ph ~ 7.2 into my CRS cull tank, ph ~ 6.8, most of the adults died. The ppm in all my tanks is about 300...
Forum: Plants 05-09-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By ldaniel
If there is excess phosphorus the iron will...

If there is excess phosphorus the iron will interact and cause the water to turn cloudy. This is just something that I observed my self.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-12-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By ldaniel
Lets see / hear the experiment.

Lets see / hear the experiment.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-09-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,645
Posted By ldaniel
What is the temp swing between lights on and off?...

What is the temp swing between lights on and off? What is the normal temperature your seeing?

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Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-09-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 21,058
Posted By ldaniel
In 2011 my total was ~4500, started in July....

In 2011 my total was ~4500, started in July. Running three tanks, a high tech 55, low tech 25 and an 8th nano.
2012, already spent about 450, 250 was live stock (shrimp)

Sent from my HTC...
Forum: Plants 12-29-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By ldaniel
I replaced the normal water that I was using DI...

I replaced the normal water that I was using DI water and am now maintaining a TDS reading of ~200 in my Biocube and when I looked yesterday I saw the same issues that you are talking about. ...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-20-2011, 11:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,930
Posted By ldaniel
71 Celsius? that would be around 160F.

71 Celsius? that would be around 160F.
Forum: Substrate 12-20-2011, 04:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By ldaniel
Fluval shrimp substrate cap?

I currently have pfs as my base and wondering if I should top it with fluval shrimp substrate or remove the pfs all together.

8g Nano with OEBT's and RCS, java moss, duckweed, and frogbit.
...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-19-2011, 04:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 866
Posted By ldaniel
55g in the living room / computer room, nano in...

55g in the living room / computer room, nano in the tv room and a 25 tall in the bed room.

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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-15-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By ldaniel
How do you think the knife would fair with a pair...

How do you think the knife would fair with a pair of cichlids?

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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-14-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By ldaniel
Hi all, thanks for the advice. all the fish...

Hi all,
thanks for the advice. all the fish and shrimp have been together for at least 6 months with no issues up to this point. The panda Tetra's had shown aggreshion toward each other but...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 10-14-2011, 03:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By ldaniel
Fish and Shrimp?

Well, I just watched a Panda Tetra eating one of my berried RCS. Now all of my Panda Tetras are to become food for the cichlids.

I was wondering what you all thought would be a good combo of...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-10-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,119
Posted By ldaniel
Most blasting grit that I have used is aluminum...

Most blasting grit that I have used is aluminum oxide or silica based; I don’t know how aluminum will affect shrimp. The blasting grit is not meant to be used for anything more than taking off dirt...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 10-10-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,007
Posted By ldaniel
I agree that it sounds like tannins. Water...

I agree that it sounds like tannins. Water changes and watch your pH if you are adding fish (I wouldnt until you cycle your tank).
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