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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-18-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 336
Posted By mott
Gotcha, usually the seller will put say a soda...

Gotcha, usually the seller will put say a soda can and a tape measure in the pics to give you a visual of the item.
I don't know if absolutely fish has spiderwood but I do know they sell regular...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-18-2017, 03:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 336
Posted By mott
Great store^^^^ but you can always check the for...

Great store^^^^ but you can always check the for sale section here, I bought over 100 pounds of beautiful Seruy stone and the same guy had a ton of spider wood
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   05-16-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By mott
Sounds like impacted bowls, do you have an...

Sounds like impacted bowls, do you have an undertank heater?
Forum: Equipment   05-14-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By mott
Make sure the connections are tight enough that...

Make sure the connections are tight enough that no water can get sucked in, only the bottom grates and the floater should have water going in.
Forum: Equipment   04-26-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,313
Posted By mott
Big als has replacement cans for 45.00 Dunno...

Big als has replacement cans for 45.00
Dunno how much for shipping but over 75 is free shipping
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-15-2017, 06:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By mott
^^^me too!

^^^me too!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-12-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 350
Posted By mott
Is it possible that the nutrients mixed with the...

Is it possible that the nutrients mixed with the spray water caused this?
Forum: Equipment   04-08-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 762
Posted By mott
I just got the glass inflow skimmer, looks like a...

I just got the glass inflow skimmer, looks like a quality piece for the price. Can't wait for my dry start to be done with so I can run it.
Forum: Algae   03-21-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By mott
I had a couple of beloved chain loaches swim...

I had a couple of beloved chain loaches swim directly into the area where I was spot treating on two occasions, first and second time was at least a year apart. No other fish were affected except the...
Forum: Algae   03-21-2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 933
Posted By mott
Be very careful with h2o2 don't overdose, I've...

Be very careful with h2o2 don't overdose, I've killed a few fish that way.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-15-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By mott
For me biofilm occurs when I don't have much...

For me biofilm occurs when I don't have much surface agitation.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-15-2017, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12
  Cycle ?
Views: 425
Posted By mott
Using one filter or are any of the old filters...

Using one filter or are any of the old filters going on the new tank?
If you have the old filter on the new tank as well just run it along with the new filter, no need to take the media out and...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-15-2017, 04:38 AM
Replies: 12
  Cycle ?
Views: 425
Posted By mott
Are you are putting in your old gravel DW and...

Are you are putting in your old gravel DW and filters?
Shouldn't be much of a cycle using pre seeded gravel.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   03-10-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 407
Posted By mott
Keep it in the tank with a powerhead or at least...

Keep it in the tank with a powerhead or at least an airstone, feed lightly, you'll be fine...
Forum: Equipment   03-10-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By mott
Or are you talking a UGF? ...

Or are you talking a UGF?
...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-04-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By mott
Usually people will spot treat with excel in a...

Usually people will spot treat with excel in a flooded tank, it works very good killing algae that way but I have seen people ruin a beautiful dry start with straight up excel, If you diluted enough...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-04-2017, 01:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,236
Posted By mott
No no no, don't put ANY excel on the dry start,...

No no no, don't put ANY excel on the dry start, I've seen people kill a nice carpet that way, I hope you didn't add much! Good luck
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-23-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,165
Posted By mott
I use a little more than a cap full for my 65...

I use a little more than a cap full for my 65 gallon, I'd bet it's from the prime overdose. You can dump the prime in while it's filling directly into the tank with no issues unless you OD on the...
Forum: Equipment   02-23-2017, 12:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By mott
Why not add another 2217? Same media, same parts,...

Why not add another 2217? Same media, same parts, better flow throughout, redundancy, many people run two cans with bigger tanks
Forum: Equipment   02-23-2017, 12:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,124
Posted By mott
Eheims are known for thier silent operation!...

Eheims are known for thier silent operation! Cleaning them on the other hand are a little more difficult than other cans but the payoff is absolutely no media bypass at all.

Edit: sorry I thought...
Forum: Equipment   02-21-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,032
Posted By mott
I'm going to try it for a few hours but I only...

I'm going to try it for a few hours but I only plan on placing the diffuser near the intake so it only sucks in say 30% of the bubbles, I plan on keeping a close eye on it and listening for obvious...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-15-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By mott
20l filter on the floor

20l filter on the floor
Forum: Equipment   02-03-2017, 02:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By mott
Replace or Lube up the o ring that seals the head...

Replace or Lube up the o ring that seals the head to the can, it's worth a shot
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-25-2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By mott
One word... Algea

One word... Algea
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-25-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 564
Posted By mott
DSM= Dry Start Method DHG= Dwarf Hair Grass ...

DSM= Dry Start Method
DHG= Dwarf Hair Grass

Hope that helps :)
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