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Forum: Tank Journals 05-03-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 167
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Posted By bennyjam
That's a lot of racks/tanks. Ambitious! I tip my...

That's a lot of racks/tanks. Ambitious! I tip my cap to you. Looking forward to seeing it progress.

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Forum: Tank Journals 05-02-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Pics taken Tuesday. Growth is good. Moved some...

Pics taken Tuesday. Growth is good. Moved some stems in the back around based on growth. Bba is getting worse on the top half of the stump. Bba hasn't moved to plants yet tho. Think I have to figure...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-22-2014, 12:06 PM
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Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
I've considered it. I'm open to suggestions. :-)...

I've considered it. I'm open to suggestions. :-) I like the look of the wood and the contrast with the plants. I don't want to cover it up too much. Although I do have some bba growing at the top of...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-22-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Quick update....

Quick update. http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/04/22/uparajyb.jpghttp://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/04/22/a9a7y7e3.jpgTrimmed the glosso. Blyxa is growing really well. It's tall!
Forum: Lighting 04-19-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 42,395
Posted By bennyjam
Let us know how it is. :-) Sent from my...

Let us know how it is. :-)

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Forum: Tank Journals 04-15-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Things are progressing nicely. Glosso is taking...

Things are progressing nicely. Glosso is taking off better than expected. Pearls alot at the end of the photoperiod. Already sending out runners. Some is growing vertical so I'm going to give it a...
Forum: Fish 04-13-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By bennyjam
Awesome. :-) great looking rummynose too. ...

Awesome. :-) great looking rummynose too.

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Forum: Tank Journals 04-09-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Thanks, ericj! Yeah, if anyone has some MTS...

Thanks, ericj! Yeah, if anyone has some MTS they're looking to unload, drop me a pm.
Forum: Tank Journals 04-09-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
I had it at 60% for the first 2-3 days and now I...

I had it at 60% for the first 2-3 days and now I have it at 75%. Yeah I was hoping that their automated dimmer would be released but ran out of patience.
Forum: Lighting 04-09-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 638
Posted By bennyjam
Hey Shawn! I have a 40b with a 36" bml regular...

Hey Shawn! I have a 40b with a 36" bml regular dutch light. I've only had it up and running for a few days, but it seems like plenty of light. I have mine mounted right on the tank. If you were going...
Forum: Lighting 04-07-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 42,395
Posted By bennyjam
6300k Dutch regular, 90 degree, 36" over 40b at...

6300k Dutch regular, 90 degree, 36" over 40b at about 60% using manual dimmer.http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/04/07/7urequha.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Pics of the stand...

Pics of the stand...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Under the hood. Rex Griggs reactor works way...

Under the hood.
Rex Griggs reactor works way better than my ceramic diffuser ever did. Drop checker reading a nice pale lime green. :-)
Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Thanks! I got the big piece on the left for $20...

Thanks! I got the big piece on the left for $20 at my LFS. Score!
Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
Closer up pic of the wood.

Closer up pic of the wood.
Forum: Tank Journals 04-06-2014, 02:12 AM
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Views: 1,065
Posted By bennyjam
40b - Octopus Stump

Finally got my 40b up and running and retired my 29. Long time coming. Spent most of the last week getting it all set up. Ton of work, but I'm loving this tank. Looking forward to see it grow in!
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Forum: Equipment 03-31-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By bennyjam
If you drill the hole smaller than the airline...

If you drill the hole smaller than the airline tubing, it will seal on its own. No need for silicone or any sealant. I've done it successfully. I also recommend soda bottles for dit co2 setups. I've...
Forum: Plants 03-29-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By bennyjam
Thanks! Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using...

Thanks!

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Forum: Plants 03-29-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By bennyjam
Plant ID

I had one stem of this come in with a plant order month ago. I threw it in an emersed setup by a window and its growing like crazy. Is it hydrocotyle verticillata?297297
Forum: Tank Journals 03-28-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,275
Posted By bennyjam
Good call on the door with magnets. I built a 40b...

Good call on the door with magnets. I built a 40b stand recently and I wish I went that route. I went with 2 hinged doors and it was tough and didn't come out perfect.

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Forum: Lighting 03-20-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 42,395
Posted By bennyjam
Fixture delivered yesterday. 36" 6300k regular...

Fixture delivered yesterday. 36" 6300k regular output, 90 degree beam angle. Got the manual dimmer and the tank mounts. It is bright! Used to a dual t5ho odyssea fixture on my 29g. This thing...
Forum: Lighting 03-19-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 42,395
Posted By bennyjam
I ordered 3/2 and mine is delivering today. I'll...

I ordered 3/2 and mine is delivering today. I'll post some pics. It'll be over an empty tank tho. Not quite ready yet.

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Forum: Lighting 02-05-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,234
Posted By bennyjam
When I was researching before I bought it, I did...

When I was researching before I bought it, I did come across that negative feedback and the stuff about them catching on fire, but a lot of that stuff was from years ago. I think theyve improved but...
Forum: Lighting 02-05-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,234
Posted By bennyjam
I've been running a t5ho 2x24 oddysea fixture for...

I've been running a t5ho 2x24 oddysea fixture for a year and a half with zero issues. Cant beat the $40 price tag. See signature for pics of tank. Grows plants just fine. :-)
Forum: Substrate 02-02-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By bennyjam
I can verify. Good deal. I got 2 bags for $7 like...

I can verify. Good deal. I got 2 bags for $7 like a month ago in MA and I think the sale is on for a while.

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