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Old 01-18-2014, 12:03 AM   #5891
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Thanks for the tip aquaandrew I purchased the last three. I have to wait for more to arrive. And Fresh2o I know right lol

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Old 01-18-2014, 12:30 AM   #5892
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Took out all the gravel tonight. Got some green stuff that I don't think is algae. Doing a 50% wc tomorrow. Also removing and scrubbing the decos. Adding a dark background.

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Old 01-18-2014, 12:41 AM   #5893
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I did a water change on my 29g, and bought my 20L to realize after I had gotten home that it's cracked on the bottom, yay. I also bought a new betta which was gonna go in the 20, but since that isn't possible he's in a breeder net.
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Old 01-18-2014, 07:50 PM   #5894
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Fed corals and fish. Heres a few hungry corals!

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Old 01-18-2014, 08:07 PM   #5895
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Added three new angelfish to my 60 gallon. Two platinums and a koi. All small. Joining a dwindling endler community and a few dwarf africans. Oh, and one medium sized koi angel who was most unhappy to see the new arrivals. LOL
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Old 01-18-2014, 09:33 PM   #5896
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Bought a 20 long and switched the 20 tall over to the long and put the tall in storage. I will post a pic tomorrow.
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Old 01-18-2014, 09:57 PM   #5897
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Originally Posted by Fresh2o View Post
Oh boy, I think it's time for "the talk"

Feeding and ferts. Topped off the tanks even though i am doing a PWC tomorrow. Added some more dwarf sag and crypts to my shrimp tank and trimmed the Bacopa that was in the center rear down to stubs; hope they grow back.

Only after taking the pic did I realize that the dwarf sag are almost lined up in a row. Oh, well.
They throw off so many runners, they won't be lined up for long, lol.

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Old 01-18-2014, 11:03 PM   #5898
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What Did You do With Your Tank Today?

Bought a 20 long to go with a betta, 4 red eye tetras, 3 platies, and either a dwarf pleco or a ram ( if they work ). Bought a 1/2g and a betta. Bought tank nibblers, a snail, a hi fin platy, 3 glofish danios, and 4 mondo grasses for the 10g. Going back tomorrow!!!!!
Planted 10g, still need to get top and heat for 20g. Fish spending night in a 10g temporarily ( which since the red eyes and platies are small we can get away with it for a bit ) what do you think?http://i866.photobucket.com/albums/a...psdu96ozat.jpg
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I failed at making a DIY bubble counter today. Turns out that 3/5 of the one way valves i bought in one pack leak from the side and one of the bottle tops with tubing insert now leaks a lot after squeezing bottles to find leaks. Probably been wasting or inhaling half the CO2 i have run for a couple of months. No wonder i start falling asleep when i watch the 20g tank. Always thought that some bottles just didn't produce much compared to others. Seems the valves are the cause.

Did 50% WC, fed flakes, some diced lettuce leaves i grew specifically for the Comets with their waste water.

top up, fed NT's, HR's and Kuhlis on bloodworms for the first time plus some lettuce.

Set up a spare 20g to soak a few bits of driftwood i found. One will be well loved by my Kuhlis. It has a small tunnel network with a few narrow bits. They seem to love wriggling through a tiny opening in a rock formation they mostly dwell in. I'll possibly burn another tunnel into it with a soldering iron tomorrow

Finally have enough plants that no WC waste is tipped on the ground by the end of the week and lots of lettuce ready to harvest. I have basil and oregano plants that are begging for a trim too. Pretty happy with the startup plants i have ready for the aquaponics setup i will build soon. Have about 30 strawberry plants emerged and getting new leaves and a lot of different seeds to get running when i replant what i have in water.

And finally i built a simple play tube i hope to picture my Kuhlis in. Just a suction cap holding some clear tube from their cave sytem and leading up to the middle of the tank. Going to see if they're using it now.
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Old 01-19-2014, 07:37 AM   #5900
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I moved my tank from my bedroom to the lounge room was a really big mission

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