Long time reef keeper here. You will enjoy the less stress of a planted tank. [emoji3]
A good planted tank be as consuming as a reef tank. [emoji3]
Always good to leave it for those who will ask the same question.
Solid forms of carbon can not be up take by plants. Plants on land and in water use the gas form of carbon dioxide.
The problem with the vast majority of LEDS sold to the freshwater hobby is there is no control on color temperature
or intensity adjustment.
The Twinstar creates Hydrogen peroxide by passing water thru two charged plates.
I have been using them for a couple of years now. It helps with...
Shop Led Doesn’t have a great spectrum and so algae will be an issue. [emoji3]
I have a whole water holding system. The holding tanks are maintained at the same temp as the tank and the GH/KH is match along with PH.
You can do daily water changes. It will require some equipment to do it thou.
Don’t know if you want to go that way or not. This is a common task...
Always like to see different ways to do soil. [emoji3]
It’s like when you do a water change once the water gets to the top it flows out. [emoji3] You can try using a check valve on the line. But is not...
I would not do this. If for chance the pump might back siphon. An cause the water to empty the tank.
I have used dosing pumps in my reef tanks...
I just turn the outlet for the Co2 valve off along with the canister filter and heater. Then do a water change.
It’s not a big deal.
You can always go with a Oase Biomaster filter.
I use a super jet 1200. Rock solid [emoji3]
Thanks Tom. Yes we here in the Midwest don’t have a lot of choices.
I might get with people here in the local Freshwater club to see about...
Your not thinking of Dustin’s Fish tanks?[emoji3]
His new shop is outside of Lexington.
Don’t know the owners of shops in Lexington much. The...
Tom do you have a listing of shops that you sell too?
Looking for some wood for a new tank.
I have mine set up like this right now. With a 20 gallon brute trash can in the tub. It’s as easy way to do it and if you forget to turn it off at...