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Just a military Dad enjoying shore duty, learning new things every day.
Birthday
Aug 16, 1985 (Age: 36)
Location
Washington
Gender
Male
Nickname
John
Quarantine?
I do quarantine, 2 weeks minimum and 3+ months if anyone is sick
List any water conditioners and test kits used:
I use no conditioners, ferts or chemicals.
I use an API master kit for full parameters and a tetrafin test strip for casual water changes.
Experience
3 years
Do you know of and understand the Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle?
Yes
Aquarium Size
4 gallons actual in a 20 gallon long, cut in half-ish...
Aquarium Type
Freshwater Planted Tank
Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
Endler guppies breeding, never more than a dozen kept to adult.
Wendtii tropical
Tadpole and ramshorn snails
Northwestern Garter Snake
Aquarium Start Date
November 2018
Ammonia
0
Nitrite
0
Nitrate
20
Temperature
76-78
pH
7.6
Lighting
Moderate-high custom full spectrum led
Skimmer
No
Aquarium Filter Type
Modified quiet flow E 3 sponge pre filter and ceramic guts
Aquarium #2 Size
55 gallon network. 29, 20 long, 10. Internal nano sump
Tank #2 Type
Freshwater Planted Tank
Tank #2 Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
29: silvertips, betta, mystery and ramshorns.
20 long: endler frat, EBR/GBR, ramshorns
10: female endler, dark/ebr, ramshorns.
Mix of crypt wendtii tropica and swords rotala
Tank #2 Start Date
October 19
Tank #2 Ammonia
0
Tank #2 Nitrite
0
Tank #2 Nitrate
20-40
Tank #2 Temperature
80-82
Tank #2 pH
7.4
Tank #2 Lighting
Custom full spectrum led
Tank #2 Filter Type
Custom internal sump. Balanced 4X turnover in 10 and 20L 5x in 29
Aquarium #3 Size
10
Tank #3 Type
Freshwater Planted Tank
Tank #3 Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
3 month quarantine
Tank #3 Start Date
December 2019
Tank #3 Ammonia
0
Tank #3 Nitrite
0
Tank #3 Nitrate
Up to 5
Tank #3 Temperature
78-86
Tank #3 pH
7.6
Tank #3 Lighting
CFL modified old school hood
Tank #3 Filter Type
Modified hob

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