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I could never make a living as a plumber

I keep learning things about plumbing that I really should have known in the first place. The most recent is that my drain line which is cheap 1/2″ unreinforced flexible tubing from HD, collapses over time. The problem is that … Continue reading

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Ugh

Just posting a pic before I do some serious bush whacking. I’ve let this tank go for a couple of weeks with 4x T5NO and good fertz and CO2. The plants must really like it because I need to whack … Continue reading

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10g CO2: Nice and Limey!

Just a quick update: the CO2 cylinder, regulator and GLA 40mm in-tank diffuser are doing a very nice job of producing a lime-green drop checker indication. In a bit of luck the builtin needle valve on the Aquamedic is at … Continue reading

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10g CO2

I got my system for the 90g working with the 20lb CO2 cylinder so I moved the backup 24oz paintball cylinder and its Aquamedic regulator over to the 10g. For this tank I’m using a small 40mm GLA diffuser in … Continue reading

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Stepping on the pedal a bit

Dialed up the CO2 and turned on the second pair of T5NO to see if I can stimulate some faster growth. I’d really like the stems to start crankin’ to the surface and cover up all that black background. My … Continue reading

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