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Forum: DIY 12-30-2011, 01:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By Jacca5
I got lucky because the piece of foam was exactly...

I got lucky because the piece of foam was exactly the size of the glass on my 10. It fits right underneath the lip that goes around the top of the tank.
Forum: DIY 12-30-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By Jacca5
I wedged it in and then put my substrate in to...

I wedged it in and then put my substrate in to help hold down.
Forum: DIY 12-29-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By Jacca5
DIY Background

I made a styrofoam background for my 10 gallon planted tank. Painted it with acrylic paint and krylon fusion clear coat. Here are before and after pics.
Forum: DIY 12-27-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By Jacca5
Not unless I have too.

Not unless I have too.
Forum: DIY 12-27-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By Jacca5
DIY Canopy

Finally got time to build the canopy for my wife's 55 gallon planted tank. It has 2x26 watt cfl's and 2x23 watt cfl's.
Forum: DIY 12-14-2011, 06:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
I don't know if 1/8 inch glass will hold that...

I don't know if 1/8 inch glass will hold that much pressure. 12" is about the max I would go in height.
Forum: DIY 12-10-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
You could do overflows to hide every thing but I...

You could do overflows to hide every thing but I think it would be hard to do slits in the glass.
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 12-09-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By Jacca5
Newbie fertilizer question

Is this a good fert for a planted tank it contains
2% nitrogen
p2o2 15%
k2o 15%

It is Monty's 2-15-15 liquid plant food. I have been using it and Flourish fertilizer.
Forum: DIY 12-08-2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
I would like to build more. I need to find some...

I would like to build more. I need to find some more glass.
Forum: Tank Journals 12-08-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Jacca5
Flourish fertilizer and another type of liquid...

Flourish fertilizer and another type of liquid fertilizer.
Forum: Tank Journals 12-08-2011, 03:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Jacca5
Wife's 55

Here are some pics of my wife's planted 55.

Flora

Ozelot Sword
Guppy Grass
Red Ludwigia
Penny Wort
Water Lettuce
Frogbit
Forum: DIY 12-01-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
I finished the stand put in lights, water, and...

I finished the stand put in lights, water, and doors over the tanks. Here are some pics.
Forum: Fish 11-27-2011, 12:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,242
Posted By Jacca5
I was gonna ask the same question. I have a 10...

I was gonna ask the same question. I have a 10 gallon with a slight algae problem.
Forum: DIY 11-26-2011, 10:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
Today I built a stand for the 2 4 gallon tanks....

Today I built a stand for the 2 4 gallon tanks. Each one has a light and they will run off of DIY fluidized bed filters. Gotta paint the stand black then it is finished.
Forum: Tank Journals 11-26-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By Jacca5
Today I done a major cleaning on the glass and...

Today I done a major cleaning on the glass and moved some plants around.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-24-2011, 12:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Jacca5
The gel sacks have white spots in them so they...

The gel sacks have white spots in them so they are eggs. If they eat algae they should have plenty to eat in my tank it is an algae farm. As you can tell by the pic. I have some apple snails coming...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-24-2011, 12:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Jacca5
I see 4 of them all the time and a whole bunch of...

I see 4 of them all the time and a whole bunch of gel like things on the glass probably eggs. Do they eat algae?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-24-2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Jacca5
Is this a pond snail?

Is this a pond snail there are 4 of these in my planted 10 gallon?
Forum: Lighting 11-23-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 378
Posted By Jacca5
55 gallon lighting

I am building a hood for my wife's 55 gallon tank. The plants in it are Wisteria, Banana plant, and 1 Anubis (not sure which kind). How many 23 watt CFL should I put in the hood for these plants? I...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 11-23-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 652
Posted By Jacca5
Craigslist or yardsale deals

I thought it would be neat to hear some of the deals people have gotten off of craigslist or at yardsales etc.

I bought a 55 gallon with stand for $50 and I bought another 55 with stand hoods...
Forum: DIY 11-15-2011, 12:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
I would try the overflow boxes but I don't think...

I would try the overflow boxes but I don't think I can cut slits in the glass with what I have.
Forum: DIY 11-14-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
Well I guess I will tear apart and see if can...

Well I guess I will tear apart and see if can salvage enough glass to build another 4 or 5 gallon tank.
Forum: DIY 11-14-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
Well never mind on bracing it. I went outside to...

Well never mind on bracing it. I went outside to check on it and there was a crack running front to back and side to side and water pouring out of it. I guess the bottom piece of glass couldn't hold...
Forum: DIY 11-14-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
Well I filled the tank this morning to leak test...

Well I filled the tank this morning to leak test it and I noticed it is bowing on the front and back. How do I go about bracing it? Do I just silicone a piece of glass across the center or is there...
Forum: DIY 11-14-2011, 08:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,224
Posted By Jacca5
They are pretty neat little tanks. Now I am...

They are pretty neat little tanks. Now I am always looking for glass so I can build more. Tried to tell my wife we need to replace the windows in our house so I can use the glass.
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