I've been having trouble with the cycling of my 2.5 tank that I've had up in running for the past six weeks or so.
I thought it was just bad luck, but went and bought the API mater test kit for fresh water aquariums. After getting so many high readings after a few days of 75% water changes, I...
i have a 150g tank, that i want to turn into a planted tank.
i need lights!!!!!!
what should i do...
4 x SHO cfl? maybe 60-85w
4 x 36" T-5 HO 39w each for a total of 156w
2 x 36" LED 129x HQ .06W LED (120x 6500K daylight
9x460nm Actinic) 600 Lumen
or any other ideas???
I bought a 100GPD 3 stage regulator from purewaterclub. I've tried every combination to get it to work, but nothing would work, all the water would just go out the waste water line. I think a valve is broken. Anyway, I put the waste water line into the post filters and it goes through those...
i am setting up a 30 gallon tank, and i want it to be planted, (no duh i am on a planted tank forum) but whatever, i want to do like one inch of sand (what type of sand should i use?) then an inch of potting mix (what type should i use? please be super specific!) then like 1.5 inches of that...
OK. So this forum has inspired me to take a dive into the world of nanos!
What I have:
Used 2.5 gallon aquarium (passed leak test)
Used glass lid
Onyx Sand Aquarium Substrate,
15.4 lbs by Seachem
some Flourish Excel
Light fixture with a Coralife 50/50 mini compact fluorescent 10w
:help:ok here the story i bought a 125 gallon tank a week ago i am writing this on the 9th day ok here the big issue I DID NOT CYCLE MY AQUARUIAM !!!!!.:iamwithst i started adding fish on the 3rd day (i used one of my old aquarium filters to speed the process up of building the necessary...
I started my very first paludarium, after feeling I've done well with my 3 saltwater tanks, and my brackish. I've stoned the back, ran a huge filter for optimal water movement, and though I had a great idea for caves and a platform for some poison dart frogs that I hope to house...
I have a 20g High Convict Cichlid aquarium with Java moss and fern, The problem only 1, 17 watt florecent tube for lighting! Is that enough for the ferns and moss???? Do I need to get a new light, even if I stick with Java fern, Java moss and Anubias petite? Please help an algea grower! Thanks!
i want to add to my 55 gallon tank with my
2 Bala Sharks
1 Rainbow Shark
4 Clown loaches
a Shrimp to clean up the bottom of tank wich one of these should i get in the link below