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    04-17-2014, 10:33 PM
    eltylT replied to a thread New to the forum in Introduce yourself
    Welcome:22: to the AC:19: . IMO the place to be to learn what you need to know about the hobby .thumbs2: Have fun . I have to agree that the black...
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    04-17-2014, 05:42 AM
    korith replied to a thread Happy Birthday Korith. in Chatterbox
    Thanks folks!
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    04-16-2014, 12:56 PM
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    Haven't watched the series yet. Read the first 4 or 5 books years ago. Will probably watch the series once it is all done.
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    04-13-2014, 10:40 PM
    eltylT replied to a thread Hello, New here in Introduce yourself
    Hello:22: and welcomethumbs2: to the AC:19:. Greatest fish site on the web.
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    04-13-2014, 09:52 PM
    No idea about your area, but here with neons you need to take a bit more care. Very common to find them with ich at petsmart/petco. That's why any...
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    04-13-2014, 04:41 AM
    Never seen neons get 2" usually a smaller than that. In a 40g you could have a good sized school of them. Maybe a dozen, get 6 at a time though, wait...
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    04-03-2014, 09:03 PM
    korith replied to a thread Ghost shrimp with eggs in Photo forum
    The big problem is shrimp being sold as ghost shrimp when they are something else. Some are able to reproduce in fw, while some need brackish. Once...
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    04-01-2014, 09:57 PM
    I use automatic fish feeders on a daily basis, the eheim 3581 auto feeder is one of the better ones, you can set up to 4 feedings a day at whatever...
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    04-01-2014, 09:49 PM
    korith replied to a thread Ghost shrimp with eggs in Photo forum
    One problem is many different types of shrimp get lumped into the 'ghost shrimp' name once they hit the stores. The problem is ghost shrimp require...
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    03-30-2014, 06:16 AM
    korith replied to a thread lettuce baiting snails in Snails
    Give this a try. Take a plastic container with a lid. Drill or poke a lot of holes on the upper 3/4's of the sides. You can poke or drill some holes...
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    03-28-2014, 02:13 AM
    I use osmocote tablets as well. Works well and cost effective. For amazons swords, root tabs are very important, they are heavy root feeders. My...
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    03-26-2014, 12:30 AM
    korith replied to a thread Moving Fry in Angelfish
    You can safely move the older fry into another tank.
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    03-23-2014, 09:17 PM
    korith replied to a thread Sand please help in Tank setup
    That will be fine. Sand box sand is probably thing sold as play sand. You could also look at pool filter sand also, I have used that before. Around...
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    03-23-2014, 06:39 PM
    Calcium is fairly important for inverts, for their exoskeletons. Usually molt as they grow in size, or sometimes when stressed it can cause them to...
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    03-23-2014, 06:26 PM
    korith replied to a thread Sand please help in Tank setup
    Doubtful. Probably just play sand sold in huge bags at home depot type stores. Though if you are unsure, probably best not to risk it.
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    03-23-2014, 03:22 AM
    korith replied to a thread Sand please help in Tank setup
    Normal soil could contain too many different things, chemicals, metals, excess nutrients. Cause serious algae problems, or could end up killing the...
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Why do you like AC Tropical Fish:
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Aquarium 1:
40g breeder planted, pygmaeus corydoras, boraras maculatus, boraras merah, boraras brigittae, celestial pearl danios and red cherry shrimp.
Aquarium 2:
120g Discus tank
Aquarium 3:
8.5g custom 36" long desktop tank - boraras merah & maculatus, and red cherry shrimp
Rest of Your Aquariums:
5g snowball shrimp tank 5g crystal red shrimp tank 5g black tiger shrimp tank 5g red cherry shrimp tank 10g red cherry shrimp tank 10g yellow shrimp tank 10g blue shrimp tank 5g assassin snail tank 5g pest snail tank (food for the assassins) 55g discus fry growout tank 20g planted betta tank 4 - 10g black moscow guppy
How I got started with aquariums.:
As a teenager taking care of a younger brother's ignored aquarium.
Favorite fish:
Too many to pick just one!
Fish I have bred:
Pygmaeus Corydoras, Lamprologus leleupi, brevis shelldwellers, endlers, discus, neolamprologus multifasciatus, black moscow guppies
Why I like fish::
Relaxing to watch.
Best advice:
Read and learn what you can before you start out. Be prepared!
Other pets:
A loud downstairs neighbour.


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