Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Search Forums
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Showing results 1 to 25 of 286
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MeCasa
Forum: Cichlid Discussion 04-17-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By MeCasa
There ain't but so many fish out there, until...

There ain't but so many fish out there, until they start harvesting fish from Saturn African Cichlids will be a basic as well as Central and South American breeds

Not sure what's in style, for...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 04-17-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,058
Posted By MeCasa
I was in Houston today and they had albino sharks...

I was in Houston today and they had albino sharks on sale for $3.99

Good looking fish, I almost bought one despite the fact that I have NO aquarium he/she would fit in.

Love the red fins.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 04-16-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 428
Posted By MeCasa
Diversifying food

I've started diversifying my food in all my tanks. Depending on the type of fish, I may alternate between bloodworms and flakes (guppies, neons etc.) and the cichlids get NLS some nights, flakes,...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 03-05-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 610
Posted By MeCasa
After doing some more research I now have a...

After doing some more research I now have a direction and that's internal bacterial. I've used a lot of treatments that were parasite based but I had NO external indications of what the problem was...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 03-05-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 610
Posted By MeCasa
Green Terror eye problem with pictures

The following post explains what has been going on.

http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums/f17/time-to-go-back-in-main-tank-331740.html

I ignored the fish for a few days including lights out in...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 03-02-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 495
Posted By MeCasa
Time to go back in main tank?

6" Green Terror in 150g mixed planted cichlid tank (African and Central Americans). Fish looks healthy, very active but won't eat and has white stringy poo. 8 fish in 150 and they've been together 8...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 02-19-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 673
Posted By MeCasa
Thanks, that's a nice site and it looks like the...

Thanks, that's a nice site and it looks like the next cure all is Paracide-D. At the rate I'm going I'll have tried every medication out there.

I just wish that so many of these medications didn't...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 02-18-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 673
Posted By MeCasa
Green Terror white stringy poo

6" Green Terror in 150g mixed planted cichlid tank (African and Central Americans). Fish looks healthy, very active but won't eat and has white stringy poo. 8 fish in 150 and they've been together 8...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-13-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By MeCasa
I think you're right, as long as I follow the...

I think you're right, as long as I follow the proper flow rate as to not make the current difficult for the fish then a one way flow should be very effective towards a clean tank. The entire end of...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-07-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By MeCasa
I have a desperate need for verification before i...

I have a desperate need for verification before i do what I'm going to do anyway

Does that make any sense :lol:
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-07-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By MeCasa
Nobody's done this?

Nobody's done this?
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-05-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By MeCasa
One way directional filter flow freshwater 210

I'm designing a planted discus freshwater 210. Since clean water is especially important with discus I'm thinking of running three canister filters with all intakes on one end of the tank and all...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 11-18-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By MeCasa
Emergency heat

I had a pump failure and the pump was a part of the heating system for my 150

Ran over to Wally World and bought a $15 ceramic heater and stuck it under the cabinet pointing at a large canister....
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-13-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,289
Posted By MeCasa
GE Silicone I works, do not use GE Silicone II...

GE Silicone I works, do not use GE Silicone II because of anti mildew additives

Is it fixed yet?
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-11-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By MeCasa
The sad part is that by the time experience...

The sad part is that by the time experience teaches you how to work smart the Grim Reeper tells you it's checkout time.
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-06-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,199
Posted By MeCasa
Check Craigslist, you can usually find a 120-150...

Check Craigslist, you can usually find a 120-150 gallon for $200 and most times the people throw in $300 of goodies.
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-06-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,289
Posted By MeCasa
Thick glass can get expensive but you already...

Thick glass can get expensive but you already have a layer so just have local hardware store cut an 1/8" piece ($10) 1/8" smaller than tank, lightly sand edges with sanding block (doesn't crack as...
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-06-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By MeCasa
I had an advantage because I owned a commercial...

I had an advantage because I owned a commercial cabinet company installing cabinets in high rises, schools and hospitals. Because of the weight and size of these plastic laminate cabinets I built...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 11-04-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By MeCasa
Very good links and I am an avid reader. However...

Very good links and I am an avid reader. However I've got bacteria that are diminishing as we speak so I came to this forum for the short version.

That said, I've done everything I could to save...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 11-03-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By MeCasa
Cycle question

I started a post a few days back asking about using the Gulf to help with my cycling

However when I unloaded the sumps I noticed that there was an easy 5 gallons of media in one of the sumps, it...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 11-02-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By MeCasa
I think it's worth trying. I believe that some...

I think it's worth trying. I believe that some bad bacteria is a fact of life. in younger days i climbed the Himalayas and before every trip I consumed some vials of nastys to build my immunities...
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-02-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By MeCasa
Moved it by my self, took some prep work but very...

Moved it by my self, took some prep work but very little physical exertion.

Yes I took pictures

This 210 has a new home

It's mine :D
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 11-02-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By MeCasa
I'm giving this tank to my granddaughter for...

I'm giving this tank to my granddaughter for Christmas, if she decides to go salt water which I think she will because our water's ph is too high for a Discus tank and we already have a planted...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 11-01-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By MeCasa
Cycling rock in Gulf of Mexico

I'm well versed on fresh water cycling but I'm reading that a well balanced reef does best with a larger variety of bacteria which can be brought in by various sources (most of them involving...
Forum: General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 11-01-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By MeCasa
I've owned a construction company for 40+ years,...

I've owned a construction company for 40+ years, defining strong isn't an art form :lol:

It's just hard to get guys on a Sunday morning and that's my time window.

I'll try to ask at least...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 286

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:01 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.