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by Welch4
Mon May 26, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Tricks of the Trade/Equipment Queries
Topic: Water Change Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 3235

Re: Water Change Questions

So a little research and I came across this Colors yellow, gray, and white are USDA Meat and Poultry Equipment Group Listed and assist in complying with HACCP guidelines So it looks like im good there. I will be rinsing as you recommended. Thank you for the recomendation of the python amd particular...
by Welch4
Sun May 25, 2014 9:45 pm
Forum: Tricks of the Trade/Equipment Queries
Topic: Water Change Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 3235

Water Change Questions

Up until now i have been using 5 gallon buckets for water changes. This worked well with a gravel vac for my 20g and two 5g as they are waist height or lower and smaller volumes. Now with my 29g brackish i had begun to look up an easier method. I read (i believe on this forum) that a lot of people u...
by Welch4
Sun May 11, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: GSP Passed
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: GSP Passed

This new GSP is much more active, and a decent amount bigger than the prior. He has managed to make a meal out of the fiddler crab that the last one couldn't break through. And this guy chases the mag-float when I'm cleaning the tank. :lol: I grabbed the last of the items I needed for the tank overh...
by Welch4
Sat May 10, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: GSP Passed
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: GSP Passed

I am planning an overhaul of this tank within the next two weeks. Ive added in a hefty amount of plants now but the tank is looking disheveled. I'm planning on siphoning the water into 5 gallon buckets. Moving inhabitants to the bucket. Placing the coral rock bases directly on the bottom of the tank...
by Welch4
Fri May 09, 2014 9:31 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: GSP Passed
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: GSP Passed

So I called every LFS in a 50 miles radius today to find another GSP. The last number on my list, out of 15 or so, had them in. I just got home and am drip acclimating now. Noticing the significant difference in belly size, I am leaning towards the one that passed may have had parasites. Or at least...
by Welch4
Thu May 08, 2014 10:29 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: GSP Passed
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: GSP Passed

The sand bed is varied in height due to the Goby constantly digging, an inch at the lowest ( where i found the little guy) maybe five at some of the peaks he's made. I have not stirred the sand bed as of yet. I had just started to read posts about this agitation process to rid any gas pockets. Not s...
by Welch4
Thu May 08, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: GSP Passed
Replies: 8
Views: 977

GSP Passed

Hello all. New to the forum. Have found torrents upon torrents of information here. Unforuntaley my first post isnt a positive one. I just had a green spotted puffer pass away today. And im trying to figure out what I may have done wrong. Details are as follows. 29 gallon brackish fully cycled tank ...