...with power down, petrol and interest rates up - oh well...
Will accept R3500 for whole setup. :thumb:
Here is a recent pic
The tank is now just over one year old.
R.C. I amunfortunately not 100% sure about the Annubias - found them...
Got a new job abroad and will be leaving SA next year March.
Will unfortunately not be able to move with my tank... :sad5:
Here is the...
I am sorry for being dormant for so long. I moved to a new house three months ago and friggin Telkom has not yet managed tp install a...
Well that proofs it...
Better to drink beer!!! :chee
I must add that for every article AGAINST RO water I can find about 20 that's FOR RO water.
The main argument I can see for the against side is...
Added 4 more Neons. Total now 24.
Got some beautiful plants from Nick.
5 Amazon Swords and some micro swords.
Lots more on order!!...
(back from holiday :wave: )
Tested water again yesterday - no changes whatsoever in the readings.
I spoke to Nick Hart about the PH issue and...
Thanks again Dirk
I will look out for the peat.
As for the RO-unit for home use, well I was afraid you gonna say that :P
In order not to...
(As per discussion with Prof Bellstedt...)
There seems to be some evidence of RO-water not actually being beneficial to humans.
Thanks again Dirk
Things seem so much clearer now!! :)
I will monitor everything over the next couple of weeks and see what happens to the...
I bought the peat from Panorama. It's a Fluval product.
If I add peat to the water before adding it to the tank, how should I do...
Back from short Cape Town Holiday!!
Firstly about the PH problem:
Here is some more test results:
PH : 8.3
NO2 : 0
This PH issue is giving me headaches!!
Here's the options I came across so far to solve it.
1. Peat - tried it and so far its not...
It's now been 8 days running with peat in my filter.
PH is still between 8.0 and 8.5.
I'll be in CT next week and will try and get a Carbonate...
I replaced the background.
Bought some black nylon material from a fabric store.
It's tough, waterproof, slightly shiny and very easy to work...
The two Chinese Algae are due to leave the tank as soon as I can catch them :o
I love the Otto's - they are literally busy...
Here's some pics of the new aquascape
Will be replacing the...
Is there such a thing as too little algae?
My tank has been running for just over a month now and I have very little signs of any algae.
Finally back from Cape Town
and all fish still accounted for! O0
Visited Panorama over the weekend... and a bit of a let down :-\ - I really...
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