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co2 in cichlid tank? by [email protected]
Great information! The truth and reality here is that african cichlids can acclimate to ph levels of 7.0.to 7.5 just fine. In fact, all of the African cichlids you purchase in stores have the same ph of all the other freshwater fish for sale. Plants and african cichlids can work well together...
November 12th 14 01:36 PM
by Stephen Wolstenholme[_4_] Go to last post
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Pointers for Repairing Pond Leak? by [email protected]
fixing a leaky pond is not being an easy task its really difficult to find out the leakage, I faced this problem couple of months back my friend suggested me to use Pond Pro 2000 this product worked for me. http://www.pondpro2000.com/why_pondpro.html
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Eheim external filter, 50hz vs. 60hz by neustein
Is there anyone having experience that you used 50hz filter in 60 hz area? I bought Eheim Pro3 2073 230V 50Hz in Germany and tried to operate in 220V 60Hz area. Firstly it seemed to work well but after some minute, it made irregular noise and didn't work well. Do you guys have any experience and...
April 27th 13 03:29 AM
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Aquarium Lighting by Hound
Quoted from a website: (refering to a Power Compact Flo set-up) Our DIY systems include one ballast for every two lamps, thus creating a great way to implement dawn & dusk simulation. My question is if that is correct? I am currently looking to build/purchase a 36" PCF that utilizes 2-55w bulbs....
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January 17th 13 06:49 AM
by Jacklee Go to last post
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Bubble Wall by Bill Stock
I want to add a bubble wall to my 55 gallon. I had an old Hagen Optima that I bought for a non fishy purpose about 20 years ago, but it's toast. I don't imagine it's worth fixing, so what's a good alternative, Whisper, Tetratec? It should be cheap, quiet and have amazing output! :) But I'd settle...
March 29th 11 06:58 PM
by samuellwarner Go to last post
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DIY CO2 system - is this do-able? by Andy
Greetings, I'm planning a homemade CO2 system - I'm after a well regulated bubble rate. At first I thought maybe I'd put a pressure regulator with just the 2 liter pop bottle setup, but I assume backpressure could make the bottle explode. So what I'm looking to do now is to get a pressure cooker...
March 29th 11 06:56 PM
by samuellwarner Go to last post
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Oxygen level and fish varities by [email protected]
Hello, Among marine (even fresh water )fishes which one are most sensitive to low dissolved oxygen? when oxygen level goes down in tank which species will first show change in behaviour ( swiming on the surface, etc). Which other organism ,zooplanktons etc will show response to change in oxygen...
March 29th 11 06:55 PM
by samuellwarner Go to last post
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DIY aquarium question (odd one) by Ethan
Saw an aquarium at a local college yesterday that had to have been 8' deep. It was definitly a salt water aquarium. I have a question, that I can't seem to find an answer to. How hard would it be to build such an aquarium? All of the glass thickness calculators I can find don't seem to handle...
March 29th 11 06:54 PM
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Sea Storm Fluidized Bed filter - replace media? by P&L
I have a large Sea Storm fluidized bed filter that sat dormant for too long and requires replacement of the sand media. Looks to me like both ends of the cylinder are sealed shut. Anyone know how to replace the sand? Thanks. Phil Ottawa Canada
March 29th 11 06:53 PM
by samuellwarner Go to last post
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Silicon Sealant by Marge
Is standard silicon sealant safe in a fish tank? I had a problem with waste gathering between a black plastic filter/ pump cage and inside edge of glass so removed the cage and refitted with standard sealant leaving no gap for water/waste to get between cage and glass. Silicon was fully cured...
January 19th 10 01:15 PM
by Marge Go to last post
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Help me set up my filter please by arfaad
Hello everyone, I would like to set up my 15 gal. aquarium after years of it lying around my house fishless and empty. I have a dynaflo 20 HOB filter that i have been using but i want to try a different approach with adding media. My filter is intended to be used with the ever popular carbon...
January 15th 10 05:45 AM
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sounds of sympathy by marika[_2_]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mk2TLb6gICI snails!
May 30th 09 03:12 AM
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UV bulb question by beerismygas
there are two types of UV tubes: Black light & Black Light-Blue glass GEs website says the difference btwn BL and BLB is that BLB have dark glass which traps visible light producing the maximum amount of UV? this doesnt make much sense to me...having an opaque glass will just trap visible light...
April 25th 09 05:17 PM
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Algae in Filter/Pump Hoses by HKEK
A couple of months ago I re-plumbed my 55 gallon freshwater aquarium. I added 6 feet of hose to neatly place the filter/pump inlet at the opposite end of tank from the outlet. I now notice a great deal of algae growth covering the inside surface of the new hose. I did not change the original outlet...
January 3rd 09 08:02 PM
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DIY micronutrients by John Smith[_2_]
I have been experimenting with do it yourself micronutrients. I obtained some hydrochloric acid from Lowes and use it to make ferric chloride, zinc chloride, etc. I obtained some sulfuric acid from a battery company and use it to make ferric sulfate, zinc sulfate, etc. And, of course, only a...
December 13th 08 04:53 PM
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DIY micronutrients by John Smith[_2_]
I have been experimenting with do it yourself micronutrients. I obtained some hydrochloric acid from Lowes and use it to make ferric chloride, zinc chloride, etc. I obtained some sulfuric acid from a battery company and use it to make ferric sulfate, zinc sulfate, etc. And, of course, only a...
December 13th 08 04:51 PM
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Welcome to rec.aquaria.* by Andy Pastuszak[_2_]
Welcome to Rec.Aquaria.* contributed by Todd Zebert edited by Erik Olson Welcome to the rec.aquaria.* newsgroups! Please read this entire document and whatever FAQs it may suggest before your first posting. We hope this will help you get the most from the newsgroups, and aid you in getting...
July 18th 08 01:36 AM
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Help us save usenet news for Time-Warner customers by Usenet user
Time-Warner corporate is dropping usenet news as of June 23, 2008. Please help by asking them to keep it. The person to call works for the TW president: Barbara Burroughs phone 203-351-2281 email: ** Posted from http://www.teranews.com **
June 21st 08 12:19 AM
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Atomic SEO by aekaaet5
Atomic SEO, I used them. I was very happy with their expertise but really it comes down to results, I dumped my seo guy in new york after i got phone calls the very first day of service, yeah i as getting calls from myspace people the first day so that was pretty cool, so I definetely...
April 25th 08 12:41 PM
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The structure of resistance by [email protected]
Scientists in Paris solve the structure of proteins that allow bacteria to gain resistance to multiple antibiotics. http://www.theanalystmagazine.com/pr/7010204.htm
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