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  1. #1

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    When I first tied my $10.00 worth of java moss to my driftwood awhile back I felt like I had to go out and buy me some more to fill the other spots I wanted the Java to grow on. Now I'm looking at a big nice looking bush which has taken over the driftwood. I bought some long handled scissors for pruning plants. I have just finished doing a search in the moss section but there does not seem to be alot of info on how to prune your java moss. I can already see it's going to mess up the 55 gallon tank.
    My plan is to turn off both my filters and air stone. Using the scissors cut some two inches off the java moss and try and catch the off cuts in a medium sized fish net.
    Any other hints before I start this little endeavour this coming weekend?
    Warning; Bulldog Pleco guarding my Sons tank now..

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  2. #2

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    A lovely red rose for you to enjoy ... - mermaidwannabe for the help - smaug Happy Father's Day! - Aminax awesome tank in TOTM - Lady Hobbs Good guess! - Lab_Rat 
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    try to grab the stuff you don't want anymore in one hand while you cut it with the other hand. That should keep most of it from floating every which way.
    300 gallon mega tank: build in progress
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  3. #3

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    Thanks for the birthday wishes - mommy1 and gift - mommy1 Thanks for the rep - Cliff Thanks for the rep, have a cool one on me, Cheers - Cliff Thanks and a new fish for the tank - glarior 
    Thanks for the gorgeous slide show! - fishmommie Thanks for the rep the other day - Cliff It's a Sudbury Saturday Night, Cheers - Cliff Hockey finals can not be watched without a hockey pop or two - Cliff Thanks for the rep :) - Greentoads41 
    Thanks for the Rep!! - steeler1 Merry Christmas! - steeler1 Merry Christmas - Cliff May you be living as high as the holiday hog this coming year! - Trillianne Happy New Year - mommy1 
    Thank you for the birthday wishes. - mommy1 Thanks for the Rep!! - steeler1 Have a Birthday fish!! - steeler1 Here you go sir, I just wish it had been a good game. - steeler1 Here's to one crummy Superbowl, lol! - Slaphppy7 
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    Thanks Brhino, I'll try that to start. The one thing I see about doing it that way, it could take some time. But hey thats why I'm waiting till the Long-weekend.
    Warning; Bulldog Pleco guarding my Sons tank now..

    Please remember; every keystroke has a consequence.

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    putting your hands in the water wont do anything will it?

  5. #5

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    A lovely red rose for you to enjoy ... - mermaidwannabe for the help - smaug Happy Father's Day! - Aminax awesome tank in TOTM - Lady Hobbs Good guess! - Lab_Rat 
    To match your Super speed LOL - 850R Cool contest! - Wild Turkey Great shrimp advice - Wild Turkey You have the patience of a rock - Aeonflame Happy 5th Anniversary - Aminax 
    Thanks! - Scrup hmm i dont this its the right species... but merry xmas XD - genocidex Merry Christmas! I blub you! - Aminax I love following your informative and well designed threads. I hope these loaches get huge for you! - Sandz Happy 30th birthday! - Aminax 
    Merry Christmas - Cliff Thanks for you help! Cheers! - koaladarshana Happy Birthday Bud. Cheers! - Strider199 Merry Xmas! Ill drink to that! - Sandz Happy New Year! - jeffs99dime 
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    Most of us spend a lot of time with our hands in our tanks. So long as your hands are clean, it's not a problem.
    300 gallon mega tank: build in progress
    75 gallon community tank: tetras, danios, corys, platies, otos, pearl gouramis, bristlenose pleco, assassin snails, red cherry shrimp, bamboo shrimp
    70 gallon growout tank: clown loaches, sailfin pleco
    60 gallon goldfish tank: fancy goldfish
    29 gallon frog tank: 1 bullfrog
    10 gallon and 5.5 gallon betta tanks: 1 male betta each, sometimes snails

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    Thanks Brhino, i thought so but you can never be too sure

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    There is an easier way, watch this video at 3:10. This guy somehow vacuums any moss trimmings as he cuts them. I've been trying to identify this tool with no success. Anyone knows what it is??

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    Quote Originally Posted by boolz
    There is an easier way, watch this video at 3:10. This guy somehow vacuums any moss trimmings as he cuts them. I've been trying to identify this tool with no success. Anyone knows what it is??
    It's the end of his python.
    Gas mileage isn't everything OIIIIIIIO
    Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.
    Why pretend there are no stupid questions? Actually, There are many stupid questions: "Should I drink this bleach?" Is just one example.
    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by crazylax30
    putting your hands in the water wont do anything will it?
    Wash your hands before you put them into the tank, especially if you wear lotion or stuff like that. After you are done doing whatever you want in your aquarium, wash your hands again and with soap.

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    I just tear most of mine off the driftwood (carefully) and let it grow back... Although its becoming a problem as I'm running out of room for the stuff.

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