Buying a CO2 setup. - Page 2
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 > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Equipment


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-20-2012, 02:33 AM   #16
maknwar
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
maknwar's Avatar
 
PTrader: (67/100%)
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 910
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JP55g View Post
Where do you find tanks for $50?

Craigslist has them in my area. I got a 20# for free and it cost me $20 to exchange it for a cylinder with a good date on it filled with co2.
__________________
maknwar is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-20-2012, 02:35 AM   #17
maknwar
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
maknwar's Avatar
 
PTrader: (67/100%)
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 910
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Studman0143 View Post
correct me if I am wrong but the check valve is what you put on the tubing going into the tank? Is that where is goes?

yes, a check valve would go in the middle of the tubing so water doesnt go back into your system.
__________________
maknwar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-20-2012, 02:52 AM   #18
Aquaticfan
Wannabe Guru
 
Aquaticfan's Avatar
 
PTrader: (12/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 1,200
Default

I bought my 15lb for $75 and my 5lb for $50.
__________________
Sun Sun pimp #72
RAOK CLUB # 68

Conway
Aquaticfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-20-2012, 02:53 AM   #19
Aquaticfan
Wannabe Guru
 
Aquaticfan's Avatar
 
PTrader: (12/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 1,200
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by maknwar View Post
yes, a check valve would go in the middle of the tubing so water doesnt go back into your system.
Correct. I also run more then one. I run one right below my bubble counter just after the needle valve. Then I run one right at my reactor or before the line goes in the tank.
__________________
Sun Sun pimp #72
RAOK CLUB # 68

Conway
Aquaticfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-20-2012, 03:37 AM   #20
chenchenPeter
Algae Grower
 
chenchenPeter's Avatar
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Singapore
Posts: 7
Send a message via ICQ to chenchenPeter Send a message via AIM to chenchenPeter Send a message via Yahoo to chenchenPeter Send a message via Skype™ to chenchenPeter
Default

Wonderful ...You r very clever.
chenchenPeter is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
co2, co2 diffuser, co2 regulator, co2 setup, milwaukee regulator

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 04:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012