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  1. Glass canopy customizing

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hi there, I'm new to this site but have often visited it for some helpful advice when I first began my aquarium. I've had a ten gallon tank for nearly 8 months now and decided to do an upgrade. I bought a 20 gallon tank new pump and decorations and all of that and waited for the water to cycle...
  2. Equipment Advice For Essay

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hi all! I am writing an essay about a South American blackwater creek biotope aquarium of a size of 66 UK gallons (79 US gallons). The aquarium is stocked with… • 10 marbled hatchetfish • 10 rosy tetra (possibly more) • 4 cockatoo dwarf cichlids • 10 emerald catfish (I will probably...
  3. Siameese fighting fish?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi, I was just wondering what type of equipment I would need to set up the tank? to ensure that the Siamese fighting fish have better quality life (live longer) and is there any books on Siamese fighting fish that you recommend that I should read? Cheers Bec
  4. I brought second hand tank, what should I clean the equipment and tank with?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi, I am beginner and never owned fish before, I have recently brought second hand tank where it came with all the equipment and ornaments for the tank, how would I clean and disinfect the tank and the accessory it came with that won't harm my fish? - Gravel Vacuum - Fake plants - Pebbles -...
  5. Hello to the community!

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    Hello, My screen name is ReefPlumbdotcom. I am a Saltwater Reef Keeping Enthusiast. I like discussing the hobby with other enthusiast or helping new hobbyist understand the do's and Don't (s) of it all. I have an online store at reefplumb.com selling aquarium supplies that just recently...
  6. Hatching brine shrimp eggs, device

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    I bought some brine shrimp eggs off Amazon, but I haven't opened the can to hatch any yet. I was considering the best method to do this, and I saw this product: Has anyone used it? Alternatively, does anyone know if it will work as an easy and clean way of hatching the eggs and then dumping...
  7. equipment recommendations

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    im a newbie here but im looking to start a 29 gallon/30gallon community tank with tropical fish. the fish i have in mind are: bosemani rainbow, platy, zebra danio, and albino bristlenose. im wanting to buy a tank, hood, and a stand in a package deal if possible and then buy the filter/heater...
  8. How to properly care for equipment?

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Now that I own fish, I've found that I also own a boatload of stuff that goes with them, and am wondering if some more experienced fish keepers out there can give me some advice on how to care for it all! More specifically, I'm wondering about how to properly keep things like nets, algae...
  9. Ran a submersable pump dry. Help?

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    Hey guys. I went on a week long camp afew weeks ago. During the camp my mom reported that the sump was outrunning the tank. I forgot to ask her to unplug the sump pump so it wouldn't run dry. Unfortunately, when I got home I had everything to do and I completely forgot about the sump issue...
  10. Need advise on setting up new Hexagon freshwater aquarium

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hi...someone gave us a 33 Gallon 'tall' hexagon aquarium...w/ no equipment..can anyone please tell me what type of filter i need to buy (and where to buy it the cheapest)..i had a 55 gallon rectangle aquarium about 7 yrs ago...this is my 1st hex. one. Any other advise on what i would need would...
  11. Could anyone help me.

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    I know that I need approval to be in the chat or start posts, but I am actually in the business of getting out of the aquarium business. I am moving soon and I cannot take my fish with me. I would like to find good homes for them and I have alot of aquarium equipment that I need to dispose of...
  12. Vortex Diatom Filters

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    I am in the process of buiding a 55 gallon tank and was considering filtration and I came across the Votrex Diatom Filters. Does anyone have any experience with this filtration system it states it I can remove perasites (ICK). I am looking to have this as a 2nd filter and probabilly go with a...
  13. Starting up Marine Tank 30G

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    Hi! New to the Forums. I have been researching for a while now, i have a 29 gallon tank just moving from freshwater>brackish> not up to saltwater. I have a 2' GSP dont know if im going to keep him in there, ive been saving money and buying things bit by bit and just bought some figi live rock...
  14. What more equipment might i need (no sump)

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    Got some equipment comming from ebay for a 55 salt water aquarium. I purchesed a JEBO 835/825 external canister filter, 300w hydor heater, 2 lamp odyssea 78w T5 HO, and JEBO 180 protien skimmer all for a resonable price. I plan to have corals and fish. Would there be any thing else i am over...
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