Just set up my first new tank in a very long time (a 10 gallon) and thought I would share some tips and tricks that I’ve learned or remembered.
1. Fish buckets - Get them free from the bakery at your local grocery store. Bakeries in North America get fillings and icing delivered in 2 and 5...
While my dry start grows in, I have designed a few 3D printed aquascaping tool mounts. These allow me to keep my tools mounted neatly inside my aquarium cabinet door.
Here's photos, and here are the Thingiverse links for the STL files:
ADA sand flattener mount
ADA Pro Razor Mini...
I'm curious to know what tools people are using to plant and otherwise maintain their planted tanks. My order for a set of tools hasn't arrived yet. I went to the LFS tonight and wanted to plant my purchases when I got home so I made do:
A pair of stainless steel chopsticks my husband...
I've got one 24" tall tank, and I'm setting up a second soon. I did measurements, and there's no way with my short arms and tall stands that I can reach anywhere near the bottom of the tanks, and I need to start planting soon.
I've seen 9-12" scissors and 24" complete kits on ebay, the...
Just wondering what brand power tools you prefer. I am just now starting to work on building up a collection of power tools (and of course hand tools). I am about to make another purchase because I am going to be building a couple stands for my tank and I am not quite sure which brand to go with.
I have a stack of referrence cards for tracking my levels, notes and would like to get a bit more organized for the long-term.
This one looks really good and is updated frequently,
Any others recommended? Thx
Prices will be up soon
small air pump $3
small internal filter/powerhead for a desktop tank $10
glass nano drop checker with strong suction cup $5
plastic and ceramic diffuser (requires 30 psi) $5
Mag float glass cleaner (medium size) $8
mesh breeding box $5
Background for a 20g high...
RAOK!!! These kits are priced at cost! Just pay for the needle and shipping, and they're yours!!!
I have several contacts with chemist/botanist instrument suppliers and am now able to get some really convenient tools at cost. I am so excited about this because these supplies used to be so hard...
Well I have talked about a new order, and it finally came. Lots of awesome stuff here. Returning are the double bend scissors, quick snips, and simple scissors. Making new appearances are the Rumford Aquatic's Pinsettes grip and smooth types, simple scissors (short), and spring scissors...