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Old 05-23-2013, 06:53 PM   #16
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That's pretty cool. Keeping an eye on this.
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:03 PM   #17
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Nice work, i made my own version as well last night - For more info check out DIY Planaria Trap.

I have caught 6 or 7 since last night
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:12 PM   #18
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I don't think you'd even need a lid.

Just stretch the pantihose over the top and then do a running stitch or rubberband around the air hose on the bottom.

I agree, that should do the trick.

Might swap the airline for a cut piece of drinking straw for a bigger entrance
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Old 05-27-2013, 05:51 AM   #19
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awesome idea. gonna have to use this to catch wee snails.
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Old 05-27-2013, 02:46 PM   #20
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this is what I made after seeing a post on the forum

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Old 05-28-2013, 03:11 PM   #21
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Nice work, i made my own version as well last night - For more info check out DIY Planaria Trap.

I have caught 6 or 7 since last night
Looks great. What "bait" did you use?
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Old 05-28-2013, 09:02 PM   #22
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Looks great. What "bait" did you use?
hikari sinking wafers and micro pellets
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:37 PM   #23
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The one with the Api test tube is the way to go, i have enough of those lying around. Thanks for the idea.
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:49 PM   #24
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Jeff, thanks for the tip. i'm going to have to try this one myself
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Old 05-30-2013, 02:02 PM   #25
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i find blood worms or any frozen food seems to work very well for bait
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Old 05-30-2013, 05:41 PM   #26
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Would something like that work for Planaria?
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Old 05-30-2013, 07:22 PM   #27
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That exactly what i built mine for works like a charm http://fishtankprojects.com/diy-aqua...aria-trap.html
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Old 05-30-2013, 07:43 PM   #28
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Cool think I will try that for my shrimp tank
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Old 05-30-2013, 11:11 PM   #29
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Thank you for sharing this diy. I love having a chemical free way of pest control!
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