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  1. ziggy_909

    Mites in an aquarium

    anyone ever had mites above the water line in their aquarium, if so how do i get rid of them... better still how do i stop them coming back.... only info i have found is to wipe them of....not very informative
  2. ziggy_909

    Aqua Qube 25

    Hi i have a Nano tank and i don't know the internal filter flow rate... it is one of those cheap 25 liter tanks, i like the tank but hate the internal filter....it is called on the litreature an AQUA-QUBE 25 (it is the tank that pfk mag gave away once with a subscription). i am looking to...
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    are these doses right..!!!

    hi i am rechecking my EI dosing schedule and have come up with these measurments based on the Nutricalc tool.. i think i need these ppm's Nitrate (NO3) 20ppm per week. Potassium (K) 30ppm per week. Phosphate (PO4) 3ppm per week Magnesium (Mg) 10ppm per week Iron (Fe) 0.5ppm per week (from...
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    Fluval Fx5 & Co2 Diffuser

    hi i'm thinking of getting a Fluval Fx5 at present i have 2 eheim 2026 filters .... one has a co2 line feed into the canister, which works well for me as a co2 diffuser.. my query is can this be done to the fx5 filter as it is designed to expel trapped gases every 24 hours....does anyone have...
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    Connecting 2 Eheim Filters together..!!!

    Does anybody have any experience of connecting 2 eheim 2028 filters together..? i have a plastic/perspex rim around the top of my tank to support the glass slides, so each corner only has space for 1 spaybar or outtake bar i have just got another pro 2 2028 to up the flow to approx 2000 lpr...
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    id moss

    can someone identify this moss.... thanks...
  7. ziggy_909

    need ideas for a carpeting plant......

    hi im looking for ideas for a carpeting plant... i have 3 small problems regarding carpet plants... can you tell what they are.... :lol: i did plant glosso but as i planted i could them laughing at me.... at least they dont eat my lillys anymore ... their moto used to be "if it's red it's...
  8. ziggy_909

    EI and high No3 Levels..

    Hi Ten days into my EI Dosing Schedule and i decided to measure the levels of No3 in my tank, i know that test kits are not the reliable, but i gave it a go anyway only to find that the levels were pretty high in my tank. my london tap water has plenty of No3 about 10-20 my tank is sitting at...
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    co2 refills london

    Any one have a good supplier in london.... without having to sent the bottle away for a week.... i currently get a 2kg refill for £26.00 i have heard the the london beer gas company do a 6.35kg for about £20.00 plus £20.00 deposit (first time bottle only)... and they do free delivery.. any...
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    Bucket-less water changes..!!!

    need some advice for building a buck-less water change system..... have a few questions what about temperature of return water and also what about water treatment... what type of water change system do you use for larger 250 liter tanks....