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  1. Lozbug

    It’s been a while

    Wow, it’s been so very very long since I’ve been on here! i used to have 3 tanks and 2 ponds. Unfortunately due unforeseeable circumstances, I moved and my family relocated. Ponds were left, tanks stripped down. Gave my 400ltr tropical to my dad. Many moons later I am many miles from where I...
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    VGA / DVI Swicthbox

    Thanks, will check it out.
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    VGA / DVI Swicthbox

    Need some help..... been challenged (from work IT) to find a VGA/DVI Switch Box and i am really struggling to find exactly what is needed....! needs to look something like this: http://www.cdlmicro.co.uk/html/show_product.php/pid/325 basically a box with a switch on! Needs min: Input 1 x VGA...
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    Using oak as hardscape

    None that i can remember? That tree is awesome!
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    Using oak as hardscape

    i have a large piece of Oak in one of my tanks, fallen off dead bit, i soaked for 2 weeks prior to use, it's been in the tank since 2007, been just fine. Has Java moss & fern growing on it, the BN plecs often scoot about on it.. when it went in, in 07' 08'
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    Rio Negro biotope

    Was admiring this one in da'mag. really like it, when i move (end of year?) hopefully i'll have enough space to set up that tank properly, i am going to do a biotope, yours have been very inspiring. L
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    Female tiger endler.

    Very Nice Photo!
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    Best Snow pic

    ADORABLE!!!!!
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    Best Snow pic

    some from this morning in garden
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    Best Snow pic

    George, really love the shot overlooking the graveyard! Been out in garden this morning, back in Devon, took the pup's with me. by koi pond filter outlet
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    Best Snow pic

    Ceebee - your photos are amazing! So lucky to see them too. I've been working on Lincoln all week, didn't get much time for photos, back in Devon now, so will be venturing out in the snow boots tomorrow. Heres few Lincs shots: And this was near Aylesbury just before Christmas... was out...
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    Newark castle by night.

    Nice!! I'm about 20 mins from there right now..... it's nice place
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    Lucky freak photo.

    wow, thats awesome!
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    Happy Birthday

    happy birthday daniel
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    Happy Birthday

    Happy Birthday Graeme!
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    Alice Cooper

    Saw Alice Cooper last week, very good! i only knew 2 songs, Poison (which i LOVE!) and Schools Out, but was good show, very theatrical, he died like 5 times lol Only had camera phone, but still - couple pics.
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    Takashi Amano photo website

    Beautiful. I am amazed :)
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    60mm Macro

    Very nice Dan, all come out well, really like the tetra ones, but favour the lion fish (partly cos' i love them!)
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    The kindness of strangers.

    it was just so nice, pleantly of folk went past and didnt stop, true, but, i'm glad the ones that did, did. i'd probably still be there otherwise, lol bad thing too, soon as they stop and walk over, panic set's in! but was ok, al were nice guys. And wanted to share, as i was so touched. :)
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    The kindness of strangers.

    i had a flat tyre tonight on my way home, and 1. i cannot change a tyre, 2. i couldn't even get the spare out as no tools! So, as it's a company car, i called the Distribution Manager who went and found the Transport Manager to help me, and as i was on the phone a guy pulls over to see if i am...
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    Comp_Nov09: The Elle

    i ended up being away for 5 days, and the light was left on 24/7. lot's of algae.
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    Comp_Nov09: The Elle

    I'm out, there was an accident while i was away with work, the tank isn't pretty to look at now! Oh well. Thanks for comments, good luck everyone.
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    Christmas '09 PFK - Planted tank stuff

    mine came today, shall settle down later with a cold one to have a read!
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    Comp_Nov09: Fern Vale

    Thats awesome.
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    Comp_Nov09: The Elle

    Thanks all. was a last min choice to join in... :) (edited for typo!)
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    Comp_Nov09: The Elle

    Name: Lozbug Tank Dimensions (Height/Width/Depth): H-16cm x W-17cm x D-9.5cm (about 2.5L) Aquascape Name: The Elle Hardscape/Materials used: tropical gravel (crushed coral), stone, twigs Plants: Java Moss Fertilisation: API Leaf Zone (.4ml p/d) About the aquascape:This cost me nothing but...
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    Flowering...

    oooh nonono. i dont wanna chuck it.. nooooooo... likes it, lots! i trimed leaves some just pre these pics. just need to have words.... 'whisper grow slow' a little ;)
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    Flowering...

    the only tank i've big enough to house it is a coldwater tank. so i don't really want to move it.... can't... . dont want it to be chucked away :eh:
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    Flowering...

    lol Andy, yeh darn TV! It's proper massive, i don't know what to do, to big for tank..... :crazy:
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    Flowering...

    I'm not sure what this plant is, I can't remember, got it from Dan couple years ago. and well, it's just grown massive of late, totally out grown the tank, but I have no where to move it at them moment, my bigger tank is cold water. I cut back some of the leaves today, and when I took the tank...
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    UKaps Iwagumi

    is slighty different yeh.... still looks good though
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    UKAPS Members Photo Album

    Thanks Aquaticmaniac/Steve. Was meant to be a Victorian Vampire for Halloween, but most did say it was more Red Riding.... heh!
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    UKAPS Members Photo Album

    right.ok.
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    UKAPS Members Photo Album

    i'll update 'me' with my famous ''only see one eye'' photos, lol
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    UKaps Iwagumi

    Looks great Dan, glad you kept it up! knew you would ;)
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    Hallowe’en UKAPS Meeting

    Nice - looked fun.
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    UKAPS @ Interzoo 2010, Germany

    Re: UKAPS @ Interzoo 2010 Great news, well done.
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    Hallowe’en UKAPS Meeting

    Have fun everyone. HaPpY hAlLoWeEn!
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    2010 National Koi Show

    http://www.bkks.co.uk/2010-national-location.html Stafford Show ground, Bingley Hall on the 26th and 27th of June.
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    FoF 2009 UKAPS Display Aquascapes

    Having seen the tanks up close and with the naked eye. They really were perfectly crisp and clear. I spent a lot of time over the weekend looking at them, and even watched when the photos were being taken and the end of the show, the tanks weren't prepped for the photo shoot, photos were taken...
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    New Puppy

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    FoF 2009 UKAPS Display Aquascapes

    Really great shot's George. That tanks are great, i know i wouldn't be able to maintain any of those like you guys can, i am envious. Looking forward to the 'exciting news' :D
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    lol, no.. Went to a pub (don't know the name? not far from the chinese place), had a couple more drinks, that was pretty much it.
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    *taps foot waiting for Dan's pictures* lol. :)
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    New Puppy

    We have a new addition to the house! Our 10 week old Akita 'Grace' She was born in Wood Green Animal Rescue, Her mother was rescued from Ireland - being used for puppy farming. She's so cute, happy, fluffy and just EEEE!!!! lol Tia (2 yr old Akita) and Bingo (12 yr old Boxer) have accepted...
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    FoF 2009 UKAPS Display Aquascapes

    Hi, The Festival of Fishkeeping. It's an annual event hosted by the FBAS and is held on Hayling Island - usually the second week of October. Has most types of fish there for showing, some for sale, trade and craft stalls and informations stands, such as UKAPS one ;) More photos from the...
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    Big fish, little fish cardboard box?

    cardboard box, hours of fun there....
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    FoF 2009 UKAPS Display Aquascapes

    aw, Cheers :) The pic's are great George, good to see the result after the effort :)
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    Love your pic's George, especially this one!
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    lol @ Lucy, i thought i was hidden enough!! Good pic. :)
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    Thanks. Eep! I'm looking forward to those..!
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    And a video! Hehe.
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    Good Shot George ;) Here's a few of mine:
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    2009 Festival of Fishkeeping Pictures

    Great shots!! Was a fantastic weekend, had a blast, public wise it was a little lighter than ideal... but hey ho! We all had fun i think! Was good to see Dan, George & Graeme again, and meet folk i hadn't before! I've only just got home, so will have a look at my pic's tomorrow!!
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    Lamp eyes

    Have kept them in large community before, lovley little fish.
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    Hallowe’en UKAPS Meeting

    Not gonna make it, sorry! Have fun ya'll.
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    Who fancies helping at FOF this year?

    sound slike it might be me +6 friday night lol cool.
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    Who fancies helping at FOF this year?

    And you. All of ya's - here's hoping for a good, no, Great weekend!
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    Who fancies helping at FOF this year?

    Me +2 are on site friday evening - had mentioned it to dan already, so once we've set up our bit's we'll pop by. :)
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    UKAPS @ Hagen Show

    Good work! :thumbup:
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    UKAPS Members Photo Album

    :wink: Cheers Graeme
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    UKAPS Members Photo Album

    Nah ;) lol i've a pic waaay back and i met folks too.. but okay then! lol Lol ;)
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    Festival of Fishkeeping October 2009

    http://www.millrythe.com/ :)
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    U2

    really was!
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    U2

    Saw U2 in Cardiff last night, very good! stage was amazing, and crowd loved it all! They did my fave track 'With or Without You' Had The Hours (which we missed due to super heavy traffic!) and Glasvegas (bit rubbish....tbh) as support.
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    Feedback.

    Hopefully better this time, didnt play too much with settings yet...
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    Feedback.

    Thanks, will make a note of that and have a play soon. Cheers :)
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    Feedback.

    Thanks Dan :) I don't know about the altering of depth etc, i'm a bit wary to mess with settings too much as i dont really know what i'm doing...
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    Feedback.

    Gotcha - Thanks Aaron. They are all pre set settings - this is 'flower' setting, there is 'sunset' 'snow' 'beach' all sorts...
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    Feedback.

    Thanks Saintly. Yeh i'm still getting used to the camera. Just a thought with blank and white photographs then, as everything photograhped, like ever, is in colour, surley no one would bother with B&W at all? Just a thought... i personally like B&W very much, more so than colour. individual...
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    Feedback.

    I recently purchased a Fujifilm Finepix A100 Digital Camera (10MP, 3x Optical Zoom) I'm not a 'photographer' but i do like to take pictures. So here are a few i have been taking, testing out settings etc.
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    Hallowe’en UKAPS Meeting

    I'm a maybe!!
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    was just a theory anyways.... not all theorys pan out. i've never tried extending a pond..... i just dug another one! Good luck with it Dan :)
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    i dont know if i could ever show, i'd be a big worried mess :lol: but i do like to go and see it all. :) Pic's would have been better if 1. i hadnt been drunk for most of the weekend and 2. my new camera had arrived in time!!! grr.
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    think thats a Sanke Cheers :)
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    Ta! I know, wish you could have... you could have come and helped me 'work at the bar' ;)
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    i think it's how i would approach it anyways...? I'll come and help if you decide to do it!!! i LOVED doing my ponds :)
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    humm... i can see it in my head... i'll try, but i never have extended one so bear with me.... dig the hole next to your current pond, close to the edge as you can, partially fill, over lap the two edges of liner and seal together, then dig out the bit underneath holding it above water level...
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    i hear that Ed, i made the mistake of hitting the bar at 1 o'clock on saturday too!! lol yeh be verrry hard to handle! clever idea thou
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    believe..it may not be all natural and pretty, but is amazing to see and view the koi !
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    Where to buy in the South West.

    damn. not fun huh Shirley Aquatics is good, but that just past birmingham!
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    When i did my first pond, was told go as big as you can as you'll want it bigger! i did, and i did, hence pond 2! is it liner? can lift one side and extend it that way...?
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    Was really pretty awesome, plastic dome with sponge edge to float.. then use pond vac to suck the air out, it fills with water and guy suggests tempting fish in with food till they get used to it. then to empty (suggested every 3 weeks for cleaning) use tube and suck to siphon water out. Really...
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    Where to buy in the South West.

    Try Bath Aquatics Hillier Garden Centre Whiteway Road Bath BA2 2RG OR Maidenhead Aquatics Wyevale Garden Centre Hicks Gate Keynsham Bristol
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    External Filters- buying cheap any pitfalls?

    i'm a big fan of tetratec EX range :)
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    BKKS National Show June 2009

    For those whom like Koi...! Was at the BKKS National Koi Show this past weekend. Some really beautiful fish there! Was great fun saw lots of folks i met last year, some i knew already and met some new folk too! (Ed was amongst those i saw too!) Few Piccys!
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    Journal Dan's Pond

    Love your Pond Dan. Ed's advice is great :) I always tried to go with more filtration the better - can never have enough. My Goldfish pond has a pond mate filter (no way big enough) and a natural plant filter. the Koi pond has a filter homemade from a wheelie bin (can't take credit my dad...
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    Koi Winter Show 2010

    The East Midlands Koi Club are holding on Saturday the 20th & Sunday the 21st of February 2010 a Winter Koi Show. Opening Times - 9:00am until 5pm Sat. & Sun. At: Bretby Conference Centre, Ashby Road, Bretby, Burton on Trent. Staffs, DE15 0YZ http://www.emkc.co.uk/2010_show.html
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    Algae eaters/ fish help

    Otos would probably be best in that set up yeh. most other AE will get too big..
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    Happy Birthday

    Thank you George, TDI :)
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    Happy Birthday

    :wink: Thanks! x Cheers Steve, Aaronnorth. Having such a relaxing day! Had pressies.. BBQ... filling my lil' pool now... indian later :) love it!
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    UKAPS BBQ 2009 @ Dan Crawford's - Photos

    Great Pics! (love the koi too :) )
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    UKAPS BBQ 2009 @ Dan Crawford's - Photos

    Also looking forward to the rest of the photos... Sounds like ya'll had an awesome time, absolutly gutted i couldnt go!!!
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    UKaps BBQ 2009

    i cant :(
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    UKAPS BBQ 2009 @ Dan Crawford's - Photos

    aw wish i could be there!! all looks great!
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    UKaps BBQ 2009

    annoyed i'm not gonna be able to come ... i reckon your gonna have an awesome day i am sure .. i too have a birthday plans this weekend.. wish i could just do both!! lol next time ..
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    Loz's Pond - lot's of pics

    hard task....but someone had to do it, take one for the team, recycle, save the world and all that jazz :D
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    Loz's Pond - lot's of pics

    Cheers George. Not best pic's really, my camera broke and had to use the mobile... will update when i 1.get new camera and 2. actually get some more work done out there lol!
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    Loz's Pond - lot's of pics

    Yeh it is very nice :) second pond needs fair bit of work still..
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