The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 91
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Cara@BML
Forum: Build My LED 01-23-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Cara@BML
Thanks for reaching out here, Cardinals Keeper! ...

Thanks for reaching out here, Cardinals Keeper! Your PM here didn't get forwarded to my email, so some settings changes were in order so that doesn't happen again.

To anyone who has any trouble...
Forum: Build My LED 01-14-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Ichthyogeek, You're right--a spectrum can...

Hi Ichthyogeek,

You're right--a spectrum can look very different based on the tank's background, substrate color, and density and type of plants in the setup. What you'll want to look for is how...
Forum: Build My LED 01-14-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 111
Posted By Cara@BML
Considering a SOLunar controller? Purchased one already?

If so, please skip over to our forum to read this post:

http://forum.buildmyled.com/index.php?threads/solunar-profiles.788/
(http://forum.buildmyled.com/index.php?threads/solunar-profiles.788/)...
Forum: Build My LED 01-12-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Icthyogeek, That's not how the two...

Hi Icthyogeek,

That's not how the two spectrums look to me, but the problem is we're dealing with more than just cameras...even your eyes and my own pick up colors differently. So this is how I...
Forum: Build My LED 01-08-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
Thanks, Brooksie! Glad you're enjoying the...

Thanks, Brooksie! Glad you're enjoying the spectrum...if you ever need anything, you know how to track me down!

Cheers,

Cara
Forum: Build My LED 01-08-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Ichthyogeek, My apologies if your email...

Hi Ichthyogeek,

My apologies if your email was missed or lost in the ether! Let me get started tackling your questions:



Because your plants require only medium light and a 55g tank isn't...
Forum: Build My LED 01-08-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
The Black Friday spectrum is still available, and...

The Black Friday spectrum is still available, and will likely be re-named soon. Here's the backstory:

We wanted to do something special for the holiday sale, other than simply just a sale, so we...
Forum: Build My LED 12-31-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By Cara@BML
Nice setup! I recommend the Dutch 6300K spectrum...

Nice setup! I recommend the Dutch 6300K spectrum for your setup, it should keep that glowing red from your mini Alternanthera reneickii up front and you should get a deeper ruby red from your...
Forum: Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium 12-30-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,260
Posted By Cara@BML
Is that Syngonium rayi in the 4th picture down,...

Is that Syngonium rayi in the 4th picture down, or a different species? Thanks!
Forum: Build My LED 12-30-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi BCarrot, We have all our PAR charts...

Hi BCarrot,

We have all our PAR charts posted on the website, but I will warn you that if you're using a tablet or phone to view the site they may not be accessible to you.

If you're mounting...
Forum: Build My LED 12-30-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi RBalli, I must've closed this page before...

Hi RBalli,

I must've closed this page before my reply to you went through last week--sorry about that! If someone told you that the Black Friday spectrum should be similar in PAR to the Dutch...
Forum: Plants 12-18-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By Cara@BML
That looks right! I was hoping seeing a name...

That looks right! I was hoping seeing a name would jog my memory and that's not happening...but all features of this one match my plant! Now to find out if anyone's keeping it....

Thanks,...
Forum: Plants 12-18-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By Cara@BML
No, they're a tiny bit crinkled but uniformly...

No, they're a tiny bit crinkled but uniformly yellow-green. They stay this bright lime-green shade too, it's not due to low nutrients. I've kept Hygro. polysperma and this isn't it. Leaf shape...
Forum: Plants 12-18-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By Cara@BML
Mystery plant needs ID...Ludwigia?

I owned this plant a year ago and then left the tank in someone else's hands and he killed everything. :( So I'd love to find it again, but first I need an ID. Thanks in advance for your help!
...
Forum: Build My LED 12-18-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
What you're talking about is a little bit...

What you're talking about is a little bit different. The SOLunar (http://www.betterworldbooks.com/solunar-returns-id-9780963684110.aspx) controller can programmably control this sort of cycle;...
Forum: Build My LED 12-16-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
The controller lets you run any sort of custom...

The controller lets you run any sort of custom ramping cycle from 8-100%. Profile 1 is a basic ramp-up and down, but you could run all sorts of options--midday burst, ramping morning/night cycles if...
Forum: Build My LED 12-11-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
No worries! If you need any more help in...

No worries! If you need any more help in mounting options just let me know, I get to see all the different things folks have tried. And glad you like the spectrum...I seriously considered ordering...
Forum: Build My LED 12-10-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi CatchtheCarp, The tank mounts will work...

Hi CatchtheCarp,

The tank mounts will work on any tank edge, so long as the light is as long as the tank (or resting on inner bracing, euro-bracing, etc.). I know in the pic the mounts may appear...
Forum: Build My LED 12-01-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
Yes, I caught that same issue on Friday--our web...

Yes, I caught that same issue on Friday--our web developer posted the wrong PAR chart for the Black Friday spectrum and we couldn't remedy the issue due to the holiday. But you're correct--PAR is...
Forum: Build My LED 11-28-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,098
Posted By Cara@BML
I've been getting some questions regarding color...

I've been getting some questions regarding color rendition on this new spectrum, so here's a side-by-side comparison of the Nature Style 6500K next to our most popular planted tank choices, the Dutch...
Forum: Build My LED 11-28-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Matthew, Take a look at our two hottest...

Hi Matthew,

Take a look at our two hottest planted tank spectrums--the Dutch 6300K and 10,000K--next to the spectrum that's on sale this weekend. It's a lot easier to see the differences between...
Forum: Build My LED 11-25-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Matthew, This sounds like a medium-light,...

Hi Matthew,

This sounds like a medium-light, lower tech setup...is that the case, or are you running injected CO2 (or plan to at some point)? Is the LED light you're switching over to blue the...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-30-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By Cara@BML
Sourcing dry ferts in Saudi Arabia

Hi there,

I'm trying to help out a client who lives in Saudi Arabia and can't find ferts for his tank. He wants to order dry ferts from the US or Europe, but is concerned that a box of bagged...
Forum: Build My LED 10-30-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Kavak, There's no one perfect answer for...

Hi Kavak,

There's no one perfect answer for which is the best LED manufacturer or best color rendition--this is going to depend on the size of your tank, what you're keeping, and so on. Your tank...
Forum: Build My LED 10-17-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 452
Posted By Cara@BML
Hi Michel, We will support our warranty for...

Hi Michel,

We will support our warranty for all our overseas customers. And customs should not be an issue in any warrantied repair returns as long as a package is clearly labeled 'WARRANTIED...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 91

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012