Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Community Forum > Aquaria Off-Topic
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 10-06-2012, 11:35 AM   #1311
Great white snark
DragonFish71's Avatar

Tank of the Month Award
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Longmont, Colorado
Posts: 6,563
Finally started cycling my new shrimp tank. Got the plants in. Now just need to set up the decor the way I want it and let it do it's thing.

Jamie.... "The fingers of natural selection are hovering over the delete button."
AA community rules: http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums...ork&page=rules

DragonFish71 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 01:33 PM   #1312
Aquarium Advice Addict
foster53's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Michigan
Posts: 1,626
Water changed two tanks, cleaned two filters(not on the same tank). Replaced the ballast in one light. That makes 3 ballasts in 6 months. My equipment is getting old

foster53 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 01:38 PM   #1313
Aquarium Advice Addict
Aqualady40's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 1,330
Today I test water parameters on my 55g which is in its 5th week of fish-in cycling, did a large PWC to lower nitrites (5.0), retest and they were between 0-0.25...

I test the water parameters on my 40B which is in its 1st week of fish-less cycling, my ammo is still at 4.0, did nothing
Current tanks: 55g/ 40B/ 20H/, 5g
If you always do what you've always done, you'll end with the same results
Aqualady40 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 01:53 PM   #1314
Aquarium Advice Addict
Andrew McFadden's Avatar

POTM Champion
Tank of the Month Award
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: johnstown, ohio
Posts: 7,919
Cleaned the 10g, filter, separated plants, put in root tabs and water change.
50% water change on 180, organized the plants in sump by type and added all the cuttings from the other tank. Also cleaned one filter on it
Andrew McFadden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 02:36 PM   #1315
Aquarium Advice Addict
Samzter's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: West Sussex
Posts: 3,625
Sold some platies and dwarf Gouramis . Tomorrow got a guy coming for guppies and platies.
Samzter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 08:45 PM   #1316
Aquarium Advice FINatic
Oceangirl's Avatar
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Florida
Posts: 643
1 Dollar per gallon SALE! PETCO til 10/20/

Select Aqueon Aquariums
Save up to $74.99

View Larger Image
Starting at $10.00
with Pals card
Valid Sep. 30 - Oct. 20

Includes 10G, 20L and 40G tanks. Décor, screen tops and lighting not included.
Lowest prices of the year! Biggest tank sale of the year for your small animal, fish or reptile!
$1 per gallon tank sale

Show other PETCO locations where this is featured.

View All Items from this page in your Local Ad.

offer good till 10/20!
Fish in Cycling
By Jetajockey
Oceangirl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 09:55 PM   #1317
Aquarium Advice Freak
Ryleyman's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 383
Bought a @#% load of new plants some cichlid food,fry food and some stuff to help my plants grow! Ohhhh and a snail
Ryleyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 09:59 PM   #1318
Aquarium Advice Addict
Convict2161's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Planet Earth
Posts: 14,818
Just did a 50% water change on my 75 gallon African Cichlid tank and a 5 gallon water change on my BC29.

"When creating an aqua scape, strive for the beauty of imperfection, as its art and there is no wrong or right, it's left open for interpretation" James Findley
Convict2161 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 10:15 PM   #1319
Aquarium Advice Freak
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Illinois
Posts: 230
30% water change. Water test.


I went out to get some shrimp for I ran out and lo and behold, there was a sale on rainbow fish. I picked up 2 turquoise for $3.50 each, and 1 Dennison Barb also 1/2 price for $4.04. I also got the shrimp. Was thinking about another Bosemani Rainbow for $5.00, but they were all female and ichy.

Fed the fish...
Yellowstone National Park: 12-28-2012 to 1-3-2013
March Madness, Rio, Las Vegas 3-20-2013 to 3-26-2013
Glacier National Park or Vegas, September 2013???
Wroberson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2012, 10:21 PM   #1320
Aquarium Advice FINatic
Zactheninja's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 693
Pulled out a molt from my cleaner shrimp, went to my normal lfs stores and got 3 nice corals.
First is frogspawn, second is a leather, 3rd is a dying pipe coral I got and a piece of the leather that feel off (guess I could say I fragged today huh? Lol)
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3963910527.jpg
Views:	40
Size:	131.2 KB
ID:	123160   Click image for larger version

Name:	image-2212113097.jpg
Views:	39
Size:	147.6 KB
ID:	123161  

Click image for larger version

Name:	image-2556871492.jpg
Views:	38
Size:	151.6 KB
ID:	123162  

Zactheninja is offline   Reply With Quote


Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Photo Contest Winners

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:17 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.