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Thanks for the warm welcome. I'm really enjoying myself here I've just gotten back into fishkeeping and there is a lot of new info that I wish I had known 15 years ago. You guys have made me really confident about looking after my lil' guy.
- About Hallyx
- Old fart and proud of it.
- Fungus corners
- Bicycling, weight-lifting and Betta
- Specialist in eclectic endeavor
- Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
- 5 - 10
- Hallyx liked post by Warhawk On thread : Water change scheduleI agree it really depends on how fast your Nitrates build up. Some people will over stock their tanks and you will need to do larger changes. All my tanks are under stocked at the moment but I still...Liked On: 05-09-2015, 07:29 AM
Posted On: 05-04-2015, 12:07 PMHallyx liked post by Roccus On thread : Water change scheduleyou will find the people here some of the most knowledgeable and helpful ( and pleasant) on the net...something that cannot be said about a lot of sites..Liked On: 05-09-2015, 07:26 AM
Posted On: 04-30-2015, 10:10 AMHallyx liked post by Tolak On thread : How to set up a new tank in a hurryCloning tanks is a very common thing with folks running multiple tanks, especially for folks who breed & sell, as stocking can vary. Let's say for ease of math you have a 10 gallon tank with 10...Liked On: 05-09-2015, 06:55 AM
Posted On: 05-05-2015, 07:13 PMHallyx liked post by pop On thread : Forum ConductHello Moderators: It is so unpleasant to read punitive style threats. There was a time when leaders led by example (using manners and being polite) but that was before we learn to threaten fellow...Liked On: 02-18-2015, 05:13 AM
Posted On: 02-15-2015, 06:47 AMHallyx liked post by Tolak On thread : Using Ammo-Lock and Bacteria SupplementsThis is the 3rd site I'm posting this on in 3 weeks, should just load it onto my site for future reference; A mature colony of nitrifying bacteria is capable of doubling in 18-20 hours. As...Liked On: 01-03-2015, 11:58 PM
Posted On: 01-03-2015, 07:34 PMHallyx liked post by Kim On thread : To Gravel or to go bareBare bottom is sooooo much easier to keep clean! I silicone a single layer of gravel or sand onto the tank bottom and this seems to make the fish feel safer while still providing the benefits of bare...Liked On: 01-03-2015, 08:43 AM
Posted On: 12-27-2014, 07:47 AMHallyx liked post by corina savin On thread : PH changes with plants and lighting questionsIt is recommended to change the bulbs every 9-12 months. I changed mine after 18 months and noticed a difference in plant's growth. As for the pH, it is important when (what time in the day) you...Liked On: 10-16-2014, 12:15 PM
Posted On: 10-02-2014, 12:04 PMHallyx liked post by Mikaila31 On thread : Tips for growing brilliant show fish.Each to their own. My fish love their ammonia, chlorine, hydroxide, and lead laced tap water. I also don't feel confident in my tap waters ability to give me brain damage. I get all my nutrients...Liked On: 10-12-2014, 05:34 AM
Posted On: 10-06-2014, 11:02 AMHallyx liked post by Tolak On thread : nitrosomonas reproductionYes, and it also explains why it often takes so long to cycle a tank. You may be starting with bacteria in the 10's or 100's, working your way towards millions. You'd better have a backup...Liked On: 09-03-2014, 06:08 PM
Posted On: 09-03-2014, 03:34 AMHallyx liked post by shellieca On thread : Cycling Questions: Using Dr.Tim's aquatic ammonia, biozyme and seeding etc.personally I give it a few days of consistent zeroing out before I consider a tank cycled. Your nitrAtes should also spike around the time ammonia/nitrites zero out so you will probably have to do a...Liked On: 06-27-2014, 11:23 PM
Posted On: 06-26-2014, 02:28 PMHallyx liked post by tezi On thread : Cycling Questions: Using Dr.Tim's aquatic ammonia, biozyme and seeding etc.Hi, I'm pretty new to this myself too - but, I have the experience of trying to cycle a tank with food and shrimp and failing myself. (The readings never went over 0.5ppm). I think you'll have a...Liked On: 06-22-2014, 04:07 AM
Posted On: 06-21-2014, 11:04 AMHallyx liked post by pop On thread : Fishless cycle- Ammonia is over 8 PPM!!!Hello Friends: After reading the opinions expressed in this thread I must add you all make cycling a difficult process. Itís Scary I say Scary son, I guess the reason it is so hard is due to the...Liked On: 05-20-2014, 04:09 AM
Posted On: 05-19-2014, 11:33 AMHallyx liked post by Juggernaut122 On thread : Fishless cycle- Ammonia is over 8 PPM!!!When I did a fishless cycle of my 10 gallon tank, I just added some fish food and when the ammonia level went to 8 I added a bottle of the nitrifying (sp?) bacteria I bought from Petsmart and the...Liked On: 05-03-2014, 06:05 PM
Posted On: 05-03-2014, 05:22 PMHallyx liked post by RSVBiffer On thread : Kh and Nitrifying BacteriaNitrifying bacteria are affected by pH rather than alkalinity. For a cycling tank though (or even a mature tank) your KH is too low as it will allow pH swings and cycling tends to drop the pH and you...Liked On: 05-03-2014, 07:11 AM
Posted On: 04-17-2014, 12:34 PMHallyx liked post by RSVBiffer On thread : Filter Cartridges in Cheap FiltersAgree entirely, and I suspect that the pot scrubbers are actually able to hold less bacteria than the sponge due to the surface area available. Flint, think you should also bear in mind that you...Liked On: 05-03-2014, 07:05 AM
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