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Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   11-03-2013, 08:23 AM
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Posted By Tracy Bird
Good deal! I love sponge filters and run...

Good deal!

I love sponge filters and run them in all of my tanks.

Hopefully the ich will clear for you very soon....
Forum: Advanced Freshwater Discussion   11-03-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,730
Posted By Tracy Bird
See.... you learn something new every day round...

See.... you learn something new every day round here!

Thanks Boredomb
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   11-03-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,777
Posted By Tracy Bird
You'll be fine to leave the sponge in place - I...

You'll be fine to leave the sponge in place - I didn't change mine out when I had an outbreak a few years ago....

There is a lot of great information on the web concerning the life cycle of the...
Forum: Advanced Freshwater Discussion   11-03-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,730
Posted By Tracy Bird
Cyano is blue/green the OP indicates its brown. ...

Cyano is blue/green the OP indicates its brown.

How long has the tank been set up?

What size is the tank?

Describe the fish you have in the tank.

I'm assuming no live plants as you...
Forum: Characins   10-30-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,524
Posted By Tracy Bird
Glad to hear things have mellowed out... You...

Glad to hear things have mellowed out...

You may want to think about increasing the number of the shoal to 7-8, I think they will do better in a larger group

You are correct, often we just need...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   10-27-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 731
Posted By Tracy Bird
There are all kinds of fish that work great in a...

There are all kinds of fish that work great in a 10 gallon, you just have to stay with small fish.

Green tetras, neon, celestial pearl danios, regular danios, leopard danios, pencil fish,...
Forum: Advanced Freshwater Discussion   10-27-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,049
Posted By Tracy Bird
I'd check the test kit, you shouldn't have that...

I'd check the test kit, you shouldn't have that type of nitrate with the number of water changes and the minimal stock.

If you are in a club, have someone in the club test the water with their kit...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   10-25-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 465
Posted By Tracy Bird
40 Breeders are an AWESOME size, very versatile...

40 Breeders are an AWESOME size, very versatile with the 18 inch width - you can keep on a lot of great fish in 40b's.

What are you future fish keepin plans?

ALSO: Welcome......
Forum: Beginner Saltwater Aquariums   10-24-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,371
Posted By Tracy Bird
Personally, I would not invest in a canister for...

Personally, I would not invest in a canister for this set up - it's 37 gallons and your live rock and live sand should filter your set up IF you do a couple of other things.

Here's my...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   09-23-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,196
Posted By Tracy Bird
How about Apistogramma Dwarf Cichlids? ...

How about Apistogramma Dwarf Cichlids?

Triple Red Cacatuoides and Panduro are species that I currently keep and aside from being wonderfully colorful they are quite interesting little cichlids.
...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   09-03-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,581
Posted By Tracy Bird
I like that tank! Did they use "black"...

I like that tank!

Did they use "black" acrylic (as opposed to clear) for the back?

No more images of stuff in bags, we want images of stuff in tank.... :lol:

I can tell...its gonna' be...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   09-02-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By Tracy Bird
You don't need to feed them, they will be fine...

You don't need to feed them, they will be fine for a week.
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   09-01-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,971
Posted By Tracy Bird
+1 I'd confirm the readings with a LFS or...

+1

I'd confirm the readings with a LFS or two or even a fish club brother/sister (if you have clubs in your area).....

Doesn't sound like you should have ammonia, but I agree with the varying...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   09-01-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,222
Posted By Tracy Bird
WELCOME BlackTipReef AKA Ryan!!!! 46 Gallon...

WELCOME BlackTipReef AKA Ryan!!!!

46 Gallon Bow's are nice set up's.

What are you future stocking plans?

I like plants in bow fronts, you can add them to the front "curved out area" and...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-28-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 1
  Hello
Views: 377
Posted By Tracy Bird
WELCOME to TFK! Look forward to hearing...

WELCOME to TFK!

Look forward to hearing more about your fishy journey!

:-D
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   08-28-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,279
Posted By Tracy Bird
I have had similar experiences with Rasbora's and...

I have had similar experiences with Rasbora's and my Rummies.

The Rummies go everywhere with the addition of the Rasbora. Certainly the Rummies feel at ease with fish swimming about, above...
Forum: DIY Aquarium   08-25-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,957
Posted By Tracy Bird
Looks Great! Welcome back! Posted via...

Looks Great!

Welcome back!
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Forum: Beginner Planted Aquarium   08-24-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,060
Posted By Tracy Bird
Aquariumplants.com suggests the following pre-dip...

Aquariumplants.com suggests the following pre-dip of plants prior to tank entry.

The Aquariumplants.com link is right here (http://www.aquariumplants.com/Articles.asp?ID=111), but I've embedded...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   08-24-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 805
Posted By Tracy Bird
It is a good way to purchase fish and sometimes...

It is a good way to purchase fish and sometimes the only way to get the fish you desire.

There is the risk of loss, but if you select established and reputable sellers the risk is minimal and if...
Forum: Aquarium Photography   08-24-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,289
Posted By Tracy Bird
Very well done... I like it!

Very well done... I like it!
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-24-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By Tracy Bird
Welcome to the forum KATEYKMCK - sounds like you...

Welcome to the forum KATEYKMCK - sounds like you are planning some real fun!

Hope you'll keep us posted on developments... the tank measurements listed are a little out of the ordinary and if you...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-24-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
  Hi all
Views: 435
Posted By Tracy Bird
Real Glad you found us Dennis, hope to hear/see...

Real Glad you found us Dennis, hope to hear/see more about your aquatic adventures!

:-D
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-24-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
  Hello
Views: 465
Posted By Tracy Bird
Whaaaaasssup Lion King! Welcome to Tropical...

Whaaaaasssup Lion King!

Welcome to Tropical Fish Keeping, hope to hear more about your fishy journey's! :-D
Forum: Aquarium Products Reviews   08-24-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,317
Posted By Tracy Bird
I've never used the Python or Aqueon.... I...

I've never used the Python or Aqueon....

I made my own based on the following (works great): DIY Water Changer (http://www.cichlid-forum.com/articles/diy_python.php)

The only issue I really...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   08-20-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 834
Posted By Tracy Bird
It doesn't have to be driftwood, what kind of...

It doesn't have to be driftwood, what kind of branch is the one you describe as being carved?

No, I don't have any problem finding driftwood.
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