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Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 12-12-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,640
Posted By nereksnad
sorry to hear about your aquarium getting sick. ...

sorry to hear about your aquarium getting sick.

plant bulbs and LED lights all come in different color temperatures, but isn't there a variation in the light spectrum each bulb bring out,...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10-26-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By nereksnad
then america has different root tabs than europe....

then america has different root tabs than europe. i purchased root tabs only to realize it was a ball of clay with added chelated iron. was pretty disappointed about that.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10-25-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,152
Posted By nereksnad
yes it does. phosphates also comes from fishfood.

yes it does. phosphates also comes from fishfood.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10-25-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By nereksnad
root tabs are basically just a ball of clay. Clay...

root tabs are basically just a ball of clay. Clay is negatively charged, which means that the nutrients which are positively charged (like magnesium(mg++)) will get stuck to the clay. And since the...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10-25-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 799
Posted By nereksnad
Co2 is only for plant enthusiasts. The reason...

Co2 is only for plant enthusiasts. The reason people add it is to:
1) improve plant growth and
2) being able to keep more "demanding" plants alive.

you sould add fertilizer after every change of...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 09-29-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,708
Posted By nereksnad
i use hand soap and rinse it off thoroughly....

i use hand soap and rinse it off thoroughly. furthermore my hand soap is without perfume or colour additives so there souldn't be any problems.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 09-29-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,083
Posted By nereksnad
that looks quite good, is that natural rock...

that looks quite good, is that natural rock slates you've found and thrown together? what adhesive have you used, aquarium-proof silicone or something like that?
Forum: Aquaria Off-Topic 07-01-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,133
Posted By nereksnad
i was under the impression that this was already...

i was under the impression that this was already well known, there's been several threads about it. the search feature is a helpful feature.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 06-24-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 821
Posted By nereksnad
in my 55g tank i used to have a internal filter...

in my 55g tank i used to have a internal filter running, it wasn't that great, it was actually ment for max 45g but i had a small one running besides it. the big filter "disturbed" the surface, it...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 06-23-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By nereksnad
this site...

this site (https://akvariegoedning.dk/index.php/om-planteakvariet-alger-godning-lys/45-planter-generelt/106-planteguide) provides good information on how to plant and prune the different types of...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 06-23-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By nereksnad
i use a aquamedic reactor 1000 on my 55 gal tank,...

i use a aquamedic reactor 1000 on my 55 gal tank, it works like a charm. the only issue is that the non-return valves are all broken, i guess the pressure is too high.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 06-05-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,240
Posted By nereksnad
leave it on all day long, if you are worried...

leave it on all day long, if you are worried about a build-up of co2 during the night you can have the outflow from a filter or a wavemaker hit the water surface, this will aerate the tank and make...
Forum: Aquaria Off-Topic 06-01-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By nereksnad
stores underrate DIY co2 by a ton, and overrate...

stores underrate DIY co2 by a ton, and overrate aquarium additives like tap water and test kits.

usually i steer clear of testers, but when i added DIY co2 i gave in and purchased a small device...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 06-01-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By nereksnad
this is OPs pics, so people can see them easier. ...

this is OPs pics, so people can see them easier.

https://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums/members/77482-albums12554-picture57415.jpg...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 06-01-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By nereksnad
greetings. i once read up on crabs for...

greetings.

i once read up on crabs for aquaria, and it's really not something you want. they require brackish water, which means alot of aquarium fish and plants are not suited, and also increases...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-02-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,089
Posted By nereksnad
I found this website helpful...

I found this website helpful (https://www.qsl.net/w2wdx/aquaria/diyco2.html) when i set up my co2 setup.
if you're not up for reading that, then regular yeast is fine. i'm currently using dry yeast...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 01-14-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By nereksnad
greetings. this is a very convinient site to...

greetings.

this is a very convinient site to use, in my opinion.

29.6*18.7*12.5 inches volume - Wolfram|Alpha (https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=29.6*18.7*12.5+inches+volume)
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-07-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By nereksnad
seeded material. the general consensus on...

seeded material. the general consensus on bacteria starters is that you might get lucky and it works, or it doesn't actually work.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 01-07-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By nereksnad
you sould increase your temperature slowly, say...

you sould increase your temperature slowly, say 2-4F every few hours. a rapid fluctuation in temp can have a bad impact on the fish.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-07-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By nereksnad
greetings. the purpose of "bacteria...

greetings.

the purpose of "bacteria starters" is to try to speed up the cycling process, however, you are already doing this by using already cycled filter material. so i hardly think it is...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 01-07-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,000
Posted By nereksnad
i use 2-4mm gravel in my tank, which has sharp...

i use 2-4mm gravel in my tank, which has sharp edges. i've had corydoras for over a month now, no visible signs of barbel damage. typically you sould experiance that damages corries get to their...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 01-07-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 511
Posted By nereksnad
yo, a while ago there was someone posting in...

yo,

a while ago there was someone posting in diy about a co2 rig not working, he had a dirt-cheap glass diffussor of ebay. but in fact that wasn't the problem, it was the bottlecap leaking. so you...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 01-07-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By nereksnad
get a co2 indicator to check it. bps efficiency...

get a co2 indicator to check it. bps efficiency varies too much to tell.
however, i am using 2 2L bottles with forced-reactor diffusion on my 55g, so i'm not sure one bottle on a 40g is enough to...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 01-05-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By nereksnad
ho is a specification for the type of light tube,...

ho is a specification for the type of light tube, there is ho and no, which means high and low output, respectively.

the way to tell if the bulbs are good for plants, is to check the light...
Forum: DIY Projects 01-05-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,418
Posted By nereksnad
you might not see any space, but even the tinest...

you might not see any space, but even the tinest tiny hole can leak CO2 and that's enough to put the efficienty of your bottle to zero. I had to seal one of my bottlecaps with silicone.

the way i...
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