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      ian_m reacted to LondonDragon's post in the thread What other hobby's do you have? with Like Like.
      For my dosing pipes, I designed this using SketchUp: This is my second version, which keeps the holes above the glass line, and added...
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      ian_m replied to the thread best timer for solenoid?.
      How to use a PLC to control your fish tank. Best timer decision I ever made after repeated failure of digital timers and failure of...
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      ian_m replied to the thread What other hobby's do you have?.
      This is how my three pumps pipes are terminated. Macro, micro and liquid carbon, no problems.
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      Try using mono potassium phosphate, as I have heard people having issues with the dipotassium phosphate when mixed with other salts. Not...
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      ian_m reacted to Filip Krupa's post in the thread (NO MORE) 2,000L High tech BEAST with Like Like.
      Hello everyone! Hope youve had a great Jubilee weekend, and your tanks are humming nicely. Ive got a bit of sad, and final news...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Front loading vs daily dosing.
      Of course front loading macros precludes any dosing of micros as micros, especially the iron, will react with the phosphate in the macro...
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      I have washed in tank equipment, rocks and wood in washing up water to get clean, rinsed well and put back in tank no issue. The minimal...
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      Dip the plants in dilute potassium permanganate solution, works well. Also dilute bleach. Also dilute solution of Seachem Excel...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Juwel Rio - Lighting Options.
      I have the iQuatics 4 tube unit on my Vision 180. I bought it with 4 off of their tropical tubes in 2016. I thought tank looked...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Oily film on water surface..
      When I got an oily film when I started my planted tank I absorbed it up by floating a piece of kitchen towel on the water when necessary...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Algaecides (not Glutaraldehyde).
      My mates willow tree was covered in moss & lichen (nearly like algae ?) when it was chopped down, so growing on the bark probably makes...
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      ian_m reacted to Zeus.'s post in the thread Olympus is Calling. with Like Like.
      Been while so thought I would do little update on tank. Had some springs floods and the base suffered some water damage ( more flood...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Water conditioners.
      Of course the cheapest dechlorinator by far, and as used by fish keepers for years before modern concentrated convenient things like...
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      ian_m replied to the thread Rain water questions.
      I assume you mean silicon. Silicon is an element, usually around us in the form silicon dioxide ie quartz and is practically insoluble...
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      Ta. I have used 1.5Kg of Aquarium Plant Food chelated traces in the last 10 years of ordering. Here is to the next 10 years supply !
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