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|Source of Clear Ammonia in Australia_ Fishless Cycle |
Hi All Yippee, yahoo, I\'ve found a source of clear ammonia in Australia. No more using smelly prawns to do a fishless cycle. Anyway, I thought...
| ARTICLE: Starting an aquarium |
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Starting a new aquarium is an exciting experience, if you do it right. There are many things you have to do to make your aquarium stay healthy and you...
|Chaeto Reactors compared to Algae Scrubbers |
With more people wanting to use natural filtration for their tanks, we are going to look at the two main types of units that you can put on your syste...
|Returning to fish |
Hey I used to be a frequent member around here, but I've not had any fish for a looooong time (probably 10 odd years). I still have my old aquari...
|My First Real Tank |
Hi everyone. I'm new here and I'm planning on getting a 20 gal tank to put my goldfish, Clementine, in. I'm planning on doing a "fishless cycle" once...
Hi all I\\\'m Wayne I started keeping freshwater tropical fish before Xmas but of course I didn\\\'t know about cycling and wasn\\\'t told when I brou...
I need help figuring out if my floor above my ba sement will bear the weight of my new aquarium. According to the measurements I took from the tank it'...
|Help I know nothing! |
Please can anyone help me. Due to unforeseen circumstances I have ended up with a tank of tropical fish. It's a 50 litre tank with possibly 4 Buenos A...
|New to fish||2||06-Oct-2016 05:34|
|it's been awhile...I'm starting over... |
So it's been 7 years since I had a "real tank"...and it's been 4 years since I even had my betta tank. So I'm thinking of starting over. I know I h...
|NEW FISH FOR BABY |
Hello! My name is Amanda! My husband and I recently purchased two different sized tanks, I'm guessing they are 10 and 20 gallon tanks (not certain) an...
|Recommendations for a Newbie |
Hello! Aspiring fish keeper, planning to get started with Pleco and would like some recommendations for a supplier. I live in Birmingham, Engl...
|Getting Restarted |
I just got my 75 gallon fish tank out of storage. It's been like 8 years. I still have my old filter, can I use the old stuff or will I need to buy ne...
|New 20gal wanting to add some excitment. |
I used to have 7 tanks, but once I had to move they couldn't come with me. 8 years later I am starting from the ground level with a 20 gal tank. I hav...
Hi new to this and wondering how my water is here's my parameters from strips not great but all I have ATM. PH 7.6 kh 180 Gh 125 nitrate 50 nitrite 0....
|Upper Zone |
I have a 38 gallon tank, fully cycled. Going great for over a year. Here is what I have: 2 bolivian rams 9 neon tetras 6 cory cats 2 ottos 5...
|looking for ideas |
Hello all I am a generalist (meaning multi-subject) 5th&6th grade teacher. This year I have been asked to take some sessions of science. Traditionally...
|What can I put in a 5 1/2 gallon? |
Other than a betta is there anything I can keep in a 5 1/2 gallon? My son won the tank at a tricky tray. I wouldn't have bought one this small....
|orange spotted sunfish |
Hello people. Is this forum still active? It's been a few moves through apartment, rental house, condo but I now have my own 3 story house. Top of...
|36 gallon help needed |
i havent had an aquarium in some 8 years, i was VERY into it, but im a bit rusty... I'm trading a 55 gallon for a 36 gallon bowfont, and I hav a v...
|buying a used tank |
Hello, I am new here, everyone looks so knowledgeable! I am wanting to buy a used 10 gallon fish tank (most likely for a beta or goldfish) fo...
|Fish Selection - 38 gallon |
I have not yet started cycling my tank, so still have some time. But, helping the kids research the best fish for us. We currently have a small tank...
|Water Values |
I started an indoor tub pond as of 2 weeks ago. My ammonia level has been .50-1 ppm with 0 nitrite and as of today nitrates are rising/turning darker...
|New 38 gallon - filter help |
Planning for a new 38 gallon aquarium for the family. Still a newbie in the fish world, so need all the help I can get. I want to make sure I do it r...
|Transferring tanks |
Hi, I had my 6 corycats and 3 guppies in a 10 gal tank. I wanted to expand, so I got myself a 26 bowfront. Treated with prime, and ran it for a coup...
|Ideas for new 36g Bowfront w/ Bolivian Rams |
Hello everyone (anyone?) who might still post here... I used to post here many years ago and stopped when I took a break from the fish life. Well it's...
|new aquarium |
would green tiger barbs and/or red serapes be good together? what else would be considered as good tank mates? i like the following: harlin rasboras,...
|Peaceful mid-dwellers? |
What are some peaceful mid-dwelling fish? I'm wanting something colorful, without being territorial or aggressive towards other males of the same spec...
|hardy fish to help establish nitrogen cycle |
i know zebra danios are good hardy fish for putting into a new tank to get the nitrogen cycle started. what are some other hardy fish that i could add...
|Help, new tank and lost both my African Dwarf frogs and 3 fish |
I am a novice at this. My husband bought a 15 gallon column tank for the family fish tank. We set it up, followed the instructions and let it run fo...
|well im stupid..... |
I'm setting up my 50 gallon tank and i decided to try a trick I read about. I read that you can use ammonia to kick start a fishless cycle. I went...
|Ideas for 37 Gallon Tall |
Hello fellow fish lovers, I have a dilemma. As the title suggests I'm looking for ideas on a 37 gallon tall tank. Right now it's got 3 very large...
|good or bad way to quarantine small fish? |
once i have a larger tank set up and start collecting more expensive and beautiful fish, i know it would be smart to quarantine them for at least 2 we...
|What do you think (experienced freshwater aquarium keepers) |
I probably should have known better. Quite a while ago when I stopped working, I set up a 180gal and 55gal tank. They were great. After 10 years I got...
|What else to put in my 36 gallon tank |
I am doing a fishless cycling with my tank now and wanted to get some feed back on what else I should put in the tank I am looking at getting 1 Angel...
New to this site, long time fish keeper, about 30 years to be exact. If i can help anyone out here, just let me know, i hope to learn a lot mysel...
|Restocking 29g |
I've been moving around for the past several years, and rather than keep my 29g freshwater stocked while moving, I let the fish I had gradually die of...
|55Gallon particle board stand |
about 4 years ago i purchased a stand which i think is made of particular board or ply wood. it has gotten wet over some possible lazy times of not n...
|Cichlid Kid||2||27-Sep-2013 21:14|
|Newb with a 10g |
I just recently bough a 10 gallon tetra kit and managed to kill 6 goldfish in less than 2 weeks. I've cleaned the tank trying to keep previous bact...
|What the heck is going on with my (relatively new) tank? |
I am going to premise this by saying I have not tested my water. I used to test my water and I never had any abnormalities and so I stopped doing it....
|Loach Changed Color? |
I have never had loaches before, so I don't know much about them. I just bought a black Kuhli loach yesterday. He was solid black, but sometime since...
|Good 5 Gallon Tank |
So I have the Marineland Eclipse Hex 5 that I had with me up at college, but it's not exactly cutting it for me much anymore. It was nice, but now I'm...
|kj fishy-finn||3||09-Dec-2012 03:20|
|New tank with water properties |
Hello, I am back into aquatics after a several year lul. I picked up a 37 gallon starter kit tank is 30x12x22. I setup the tank two days ago and ad...
|30 gallon hexagon tank |
Im starting a 30 gallon freshwater tank and just wanted some ideas on some ciclihids I can put in them other then geophagus, bolivian, and blue rams a...
|What to feed my community? |
Hey guy just wanted some advice on what to feed my fish. I have been feeding them freeze dried blodworms and tropical flakes and I'm going to start le...
|100 gallon help please? |
Just want some advice on what I definitely need for a 100 gallon tank as far as: Filter Heater Air stone Etc. Would really appreciate the help...
|URGENT HELP NEEDED! |
My spotted baby bottomfeeder is missing. what should i do...
|60 gallon tank |
6 angels 10 corydoras. Will that work? The dimensions are 48 by 13 and 24 tall. Penguin 400 filter. Soft belly substrate with some amazon swords and j...
|What Kind of Fish Do I Have? |
I was given this fish by my little brother upon leaving for college, he said he got it from Wal-Mart but he didn't remember what the person who helped...
|Convert Fish Tank, to Terrarium |
Hello, all! I searched the forums, but nothing seemed quite to fit; I'm sorry if I just missed something. My mom has an old ten-gallon tank, whi...
|fishless cycling |
I have some pure amonia and need some information on how to cycle my tank. I have had many tanks before but always used fish. I want to try to cycle...
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