Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 11-27-2004, 01:00 AM   #11
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Quote:
I am using about 2/3 cup of sugar, a teaspoon of yeast, and the water filled about 4/5 or so in the bottle.
Totally agree w/Tank girl, waaay more sugar. The yeast needs food! The baking soda(bicarbonate) is to stabilize the ph of your mixture in the bottle, keeping the ph high enough to keep the yeast alive untill all sugar is consumed. without the bicarb., the mix would get too acidic for the yeast to stay active, before all the sugar is consumed.
__________________
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
co2

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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sources for nitrates? cd5 Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 1 07-23-2007 01:19 PM
Natural Sources of CO2 -- ? dapellegrini Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 15 11-09-2006 12:23 AM
Ca sources fish_4_all Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10 10-12-2006 12:10 AM
LR sources?? EBR Saltwater Reef Aquaria 11 03-16-2004 10:16 AM
Sources for Acrylic bubo DIY Projects 13 01-16-2004 02:34 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:48 AM.


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