Aquatic Plants. Clues in the name ;)
Yeah they will be fine. The only differance you may see in swapping them could be a slight colour differance. It won't make any differance to the...
Over time the sand will end up been capped by kitty litter.
Speak to them they should offer a discount for bulk orders over advertised single price.
How much will the cost break down to per fish from...
Seeing as these aren't anything out of the ordinary why not just ask your LFS to order them in from their suppliers.
Option 3: 24/7 Co2 good surface agitation. Removes any chance of issues due to fluctusting Co2 levels.
If your getting hair algae whilst dosing liquid carbon up the dose a little or spot dose in the affected area.
does the Wendtii brown grow the same as the green ? Yes, just a different colour upto 30cm
Cryptocoryne amicorum - 10-15cm
from phillips website q&a
3. Does ozone have an effect on medication / fertilizers?
Because a lot of fertilizers are made up of metals...
According to the TGM page for this bulb it is only compatable with ADA equipment.
Quote "* ADA confirmed the metal halide lamp compatibility...
Will be Ok either side of Heater.
The columbo flora base like ADA releases ammonia when first wet so you may want to think about upping the water changes for a while.
Bronze Corydoras (Corydoras aeneus)
You seem to have strayed from your original question.
You asked why a large weekly water change with EI. The answer to RESET nutient levels....
EI is a fert regime therefore the only reason for large, regular water changes is to reset nutrient levels to prevent build up thereof.
Yes search for Mineralized Soil Substrate on here
and the net. Plenty of examples of great tanks with little added...
The substrate choice doesn't really maske a differance once you add co2 you are basically you are going hi-energy / hi=tech whatever you want to...
Yes, it works, I use EI, Co2 and capped soil substrate with no issues.
You will be turning on the turbo swirch though compared to non co2. Plants...
In the tank you describe, Moss & ferns is there any need for soil if ttere are no plants planted in it ?
anyone got any tips for me? Add...
Why mix just dump salts straight into tank nothing easier
The article indiacates how much for a 20gallon tank your tank is approx 40 gallon so...
No, won't make a bit of differance. Still going to be uber lighting for size of tank
A drop checker is a piece of kit that gives a visual indication of how much co2 is in the water.
read this http://www.ukaps.org/drop-checker.htm
Something like this
http://www.rap4uk.com/CO2-Tanks-Cylinde ... -p/273.htm
Yes as long as your regulator is for disposable bottles.
How about the Dry Start Method (DSM)
http://ukaps.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f= ... 0+gal+tank
Tank vol approx 405L
Reccomended 10* vol turnover per hour = 4050 l/hr
ehiem pro 2073 = 100l/hr
aquamanta ef400 = 1400 l/hr
total so far...
Missed this and i should comment as i walked into the shop just as they werre admiring their handywork. Missed seeing the scape happen by an hour...
Harrogate Aquatics, Moorland Nurseries, Forest Moor Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8JY
PlantedTanks, Units 3&4 Prospect Centre,...
not got one but looks fairly straightforward
Shielding gases[CO2] are necessary for gas metal arc welding to protect the welding area from atmospheric gases such as nitrogen and oxygen, which...
Re: Advice for cherry shrimp set-up
Sounds like a nice setup, cherries should thrive in it.
As garuf has said already i would reduce your temps...
if its this reg
http://www.aquaessentials.co.uk/tmc-v2- ... -4384.html
edit. my bad if its this reg it only works with TMC cylinders
tried it on a K 1 didn't work for me
will ahve to try this
The trouble with standard timers is that they are not built to withstand the intial surge you get from lights /solenoids etc.
However there are...
My problem was the flow from the spray bars down the front of the glass stirred up dust. The dust meant i was having to clean the filter every...
oops my bad
probably that it breaks down it dust / mud in a very short space of time.
Check out LD's journal for pics/ details of how bad it can get.
Regular , i have just had to cap some 6 month old II because of dust issues.
You state you have ordered a 90x45x45 rimless/braceless optiwhite tank.
I assume this will be open topped, therefore assuming you are going to use...
The last couple of external filters i purchased were 2nd hand eheims from ebay and then i replaced o-rings, seals and impeller with new....
how abot a TGM franchise
Re: apple shrimp and planted tanks
Apple shrimp ? Are you sure you didn't mean apple snail.
when they become clogged enough to rerduce flow visibly. Remove from filter and rinse in tank water, not tap as chlorine will damage / kill some...
use one of these between : http://www.aquaessentials.co.uk/ae-desi ... -1939.html
Connect C02 tubing to one end of straight, then connect...
You can use a solenoid on that system.
And don't forget about
There is a 10% discount off your order. Use UKAPS1 as the checkout code. This will only be available for UK mainland...
Yes, was impressed with quality.
Probably the best non-potted (tropica / aquafluer) plants i have had online or from LFS.
Can take upto nearly a...
Yes, atleast thats whats in my arcadia. type Rx7s
Using exact same bulb i find the colour rendition to be slightly yellow
AqauriumHK on ebay Â£29.99 + Â£31.99 delivery
To be honest i just wrote it off.
Yep same one sorry, sme make, seller, price
Quick answer : YES
Don't mean to be the bearer of bad news but i bought one of these a while back.
It went in the bin, nearly burnt the house down. LED's got hot...
Would think it would be too hot in summer and too cold in winter.
Re: what lighting do I need for EVO 70 aqua one - novice hel
The EVO 70 is 135L and comes with 2 * 24W T5 i'd stcick with those and you should...
Shouldn't it be yellow / orange until added to 4DKH then it goes blue.
They have a online store
Red crumb and flake from TA Aquaculture. Far superior to most commercial brands
In general, most of the mosses grow better in a slightly cooler water temperature of less than 28Â°C. The exception is Java Moss, which grows well...
Drop me a pm when your ready for it, i should be able to sort you out as long as you ain't bothered about pest snails.
With that amount of light you will need pressurised CO2 and a good ferts regime otherwise you are asking for trouble (algae). Don't think DIY CO2...
LFS but will be Â£15-Â£20 each.
Try turning the power to the solonoid OFF. If this doesn't work then yes you may have a duff solonoid.
They way they work is :
Power ON = OPEN...
yes, not d & D co2 though. i use 600g co2 from machine mart - same size
co2 canister 30cm
40 cm with reg
Â£9 FOR 600G @ Machine Mart
Fair point James
I suppose the point i was trying to make was that i do not think that 2 pendants each with a 18w energy saving bulb over a...
Reason i suggested higher wattage is because i have a small 10G tank 45*45*45cm tank with hood by interpet that comes with 2*15w energy saving...
You could look at the energy saving Grow lights / envirolights used in hydroponics. These are standard es fitting and range from 50W to 300W.
Mark Evans -Â£15.00
Andrew Millard (Milla) - Â£30.00
Can i please have (posted)
Tony thanks for all the hardwork you have put into this .
here you go
If their is any going spare after filling everyones orders can i possibly have a few bits.
Anything from nano to 60cm. Would need posting though....
No, not recommended.
The co2 in a fe at pressure is in a liquid form.
Laying the fe down may result in liquid co2 been forced from the fe.
It's F8 not F5 to get into safe mode.
If thta doesn't work try booting the laptop with the windows disk or rescue disk (option given to...
Saw this scape in the flesh yesterday, the photos don't do it justice.
The sense of depth that the rock placement gives the overall scape is lost...
I have the 250 and yes they are quiet. in fact as near to silent as you are going to get. really impressed with the build quality. wouldn't...
You could try superglue
Yes, but customs are keen. Once spent 2 hours on dockside whilst they emptied vehicle, every bag, case, box onto hte tarmac whilst checking for...
Try this method LD worked for me.
Though with how many shrimp you got you may need a few bottles :D
here you go
I use a bin (only ever used for this purpose) . Holds loads of water so you can put in a heater and attach the filters. I have stored fish for...
Use purigen in your filter
T6's will fit though and are apparently an improvement on T8's
http://www.aquaessentials.co.uk/index.p ... ath=12_207
No, the bulbs are a different size.
Treat like any other stem plant. Remove the leaves from the bit of stem that goes in the substrate as they will die of anyway.
.........I don't suppose that also applies to slightly less new people? :o
Sorry louis, i just sent out the last of what i have after this...
Welcome to UKAPS
pm me your name and address and i will send you some flame moss (won't be loads, but more than you get from AMagic).
No idea why but they are expensive for what you get.
Maybe because they are so slow growing.
Best place for mosses is here in the for sale /...
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