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Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   06-24-2011, 06:34 PM
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Posted By underh2o
Both are great protein!!!

Both are great protein!!!
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   06-24-2011, 06:32 PM
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Posted By underh2o
Sounds good Byron!!! Maybe some Java fern and or...

Sounds good Byron!!! Maybe some Java fern and or Moss/ low light/ that fish will have a long life.. Maybe some partial water changes twice a month would make it ideal in a five gallon!!!
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   05-07-2011, 10:40 AM
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Views: 8,816
Posted By underh2o
Yes I change both filter pads or sponges {what...

Yes I change both filter pads or sponges {what ever you prefer to call them ) when they get old. Untill that time I just rince them well. I have used filter floss instead of the fine sponge but only...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   05-07-2011, 09:42 AM
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Posted By underh2o
I would suggest that you use what comes with you...

I would suggest that you use what comes with you ehiem!! The way that it is layerd works great. The ehfimech (noodles) catch and trap large debris, your next layer is a coarse sponge, than the bio...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-05-2011, 10:40 AM
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Posted By underh2o
Wow!! Was on a fishing trip near Auburn during...

Wow!! Was on a fishing trip near Auburn during the storm. We got a horrible thunder wind storm that night we were lucky! Saw the devastation only miles away.. Gladd you are OK!! Role Tide!!
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-19-2011, 08:05 PM
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Posted By underh2o
Might work!!!

Might work!!!
Forum: Cichlids   04-19-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By underh2o
Go Slow!! If you have a plastic container (Like...

Go Slow!! If you have a plastic container (Like they use in the store) Put the new fish in there with there water. Hang the container on the inside of the tank and very slowly (over a few hours is...
Forum: Beginner Planted Aquarium   04-17-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 950
Posted By underh2o
Looks nice. Can you adjust your water flow??...

Looks nice. Can you adjust your water flow?? Don't worry about mistakes none of us get it completely wright!! Jack
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-16-2011, 02:06 PM
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Posted By underh2o
Well Said!!:-)

Well Said!!:-)
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-16-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,688
Posted By underh2o
I have to agree with DKRST, The Bio media will...

I have to agree with DKRST, The Bio media will not last forever, but how much efficiency it looses between each filter cleaning is probably not grate. I have four ehiems running they range from one...
Forum: Fish Breeding   04-14-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By underh2o
Good one Willow!! If you are not into breeding to...

Good one Willow!! If you are not into breeding to sell or trade or whatever and just to keep up your stock you can do it deepening on the size of the tank and of course hiding places .. You will be ...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   04-14-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By underh2o
Love that Aquarium!! Used to go there quite a...

Love that Aquarium!! Used to go there quite a bit!! The oldest in the United States Of America!!
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-13-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,426
Posted By underh2o
I agree with Romad completely! A faulty heater...

I agree with Romad completely! A faulty heater is not worth fooling with!. Get a new one S.A.P.
Forum: Beginner Planted Aquarium   04-12-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,682
Posted By underh2o
Good point!!!!!!

Good point!!!!!!
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   04-12-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By underh2o
I agree with Kymmie! Run them both for a t least...

I agree with Kymmie! Run them both for a t least two weeks and maybe more (no rush) You will love the 2213 . With a little care it will run for years.
Forum: Aquarium Products Reviews   04-12-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By underh2o
Could the bulb have come loose? If the bulb did...

Could the bulb have come loose? If the bulb did not seat properly when you first installed it / it is possible it worked its way past the contacts (maybe when you move the light or take it off for...
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-11-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,661
Posted By underh2o
Have to disagree with Abbeys Dad!! Sorry but that...

Have to disagree with Abbeys Dad!! Sorry but that is what these forums are for. I have been using the same ceramic for years. Both the round noodles!! and the smaller rock type, never had a problem...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-10-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,259
Posted By underh2o
happy birthday!!! Many more!!!

happy birthday!!! Many more!!!
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-09-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,661
Posted By underh2o
I agree with Mikiala, stay away from the cheap...

I agree with Mikiala, stay away from the cheap Chinese filters, Do it once and get an ehiem!! If you buy cheap you get cheap!!
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   04-09-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,173
Posted By underh2o
I agree with AbbeysDad!! Diatom filters do a...

I agree with AbbeysDad!! Diatom filters do a great job and are basically used for short periods to polish the water. (Supposed to be able to remove Ich spores) As far as I no there is nothing that...
Forum: Freshwater Aquarium Equipment   04-08-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,310
Posted By underh2o
Fist off you have a great filter!! I have four...

Fist off you have a great filter!! I have four ehiems 2215 and 2213s two are fifteen years old and still work like new. There is a little tab on the impeller housing which you can Gently!! lift up...
Forum: Tropical Fish Diseases   04-04-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,847
Posted By underh2o
try it you might like it!! put him in a separate...

try it you might like it!! put him in a separate tank or holding chamber so you will not have to dose the whole aquarium. Try a little then add from there. Fresh water is crucial .. So be sure to...
Forum: Freshwater Journals   04-04-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,557
Posted By underh2o
Absolutely

Absolutely
Forum: Tropical Fish Diseases   04-04-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,847
Posted By underh2o
I agree with small fry!! I have a black tetra...

I agree with small fry!! I have a black tetra with the same symptoms, do not like alot of meds. , just watch him. I still use allot of salt. (I no there is allot of Roderick about that but have...
Forum: Contest Archives   04-04-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,005
Posted By underh2o
Congrats!!! Lots of wonderful photos!!! Hard to...

Congrats!!! Lots of wonderful photos!!! Hard to choose.
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