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    First Post In A While - What Happened?

    Dear all, Everything has been chugging along merrily for months, plants growing great, no algae, loads of happy inverts and fish. However, a while back I won a bottle of JBL Biotopol from Practical Fish Keeping and - with its excellent dosage rate for removing the usual nasties from tap water...
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    Best Snail Mate For A Betta?

    Hi all, Well I've finally been bitten by the betta bug! I've noticed he's quite a messy eater... Which is the best snail to have in with him (29L tank, filtered, 25'C, fake plants)? I've got pink/normal ramshorns, malaysian trumpets and assassins in my main aquarium so can transfer one or...
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    Jbl External Filters...

    Hey all, I picked up the JBL (last year) e700, at the time I was very, very impressed for the price of the kit. So how has it done? Well, I've cleaned it out for the second time since purchasing it because of loss of flow. Unfortunately, it does seem to lose flow fairly quickly (compared to...
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    Close

    Hi there, I don't really want to risk mail ordering a fish, so does anyone know of a decent petshop selling healthy fighters? Cheers! Livestock/Equipment make-model-size/Wanted/Exchange/Plants: Betta Age and condition: young and alive! Quantity for sale: wanted Reason for Sale: need! Delivery...
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    Mosses Grow Ferns Do Not

    Hey all, I've got a high flow, bright setup that seems to favour moss growth over fern growth. In fact, I'm almost certain that the ferns are dying and and now a few bits of thread algae are starting to appear (since I added a weekly does of liq. ferts - so I may stop this). My lighting...
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    Meant As Quaranteen Tank But...

    Hey all set up this little (29L 18x10x10") as a quaranteen tank, but, I think the things a little small for the job (next introduction is going to be danios to the main tank). So.... its now available for stocking :) I've got half a mind to just pop glass shrimp in there... Its filtered with...
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    Oh Dear..

    Hey all, Well, I finally found a nice size quaranteen tank to go on the bottom shelf of the stand :) It was pretty beat up and chipped when I got it, but got rid of the glass runners, and cleaned it up, and its not bad. There a is a ringer of a chip at the front thats a slight concern, but...
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    1.5-2Ft Aquarium (For Quaranteen Tank)

    Livestock/Equipment make-model-size/Wanted/Exchange/Plants: 1.5-2ft aquarium Age and condition: so long as its water tight! Quantity for sale: WANTED Reason for Sale: For Quaranteen tank Delivery or Collection: Collection Sales price: Cheap if poss please! Postage & Packaging: N/A Location: SY23...
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    Yeast Co2 Generator

    Livestock/Equipment make-model-size/Wanted/Exchange/Plants: CO2 generator (like the one pictured) Age and condition: been tucked away in a box for ages, but no faults. Quantity for sale: 1 Reason for Sale: No longer needed Delivery or Collection: Either Sales price: £5 - or would swap for...
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    Poundland - Mini Cooling Fan And Blue Led....

    Hi all, I popped into poundland today to grab a torch, and found they've started doing selling mini notebook cooling stands... Apart from working pretty well for their intended purpose they might also see use as a small air circulation or cooling fan? Here are some pics:
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    Aggressive Male White Cloud

    Hi all, I'm getting a little exasperated with one of my male white clouds. I originally had a 4 females left from a previous shoal (they are just over 5 years old now), and picked up 3 young ones to bring the numbers back up a little. Then, after these matured, it became clear that 2 were male...
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    Blonde Moment! Kh Gh Api Table...

    Hey all, using the APi test kit (dug one out from the cupboard of doom). took 4 drops to change colour on Kh, and 5 on Gh... Whats the result? (i'm used to software doinjg this for me!) Cheers.
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    Bristlenose Art :)

    Was quite impressed ;p
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    Anyone Know Where I Can Order One Of These?

    Link Hi Guys, just seen these in an email, and rather fancy one, but they say unavailale in the UK... any idea where I could order one? (I'm in the UK).. Cheers!
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    Help!

    Heya guys, My low tech aquarium is all going nicely, mosses of all varieties seem to love growing in it! However, despite having Java fern (of various varieties) in most of my aquariums, I just can't seem to get it to take off in this aquarium... First off my ramshorns keep having a go at it...
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    Flora-Grow Carbo 250Ml

    Plants: flora grow carbo Quantity for sale: 250ml Delivery or Collection: either Sales price: swap for anubius or something Postage & Packaging: £2.00 Location: ST23 Photograph: All negotiations and questions must be posted in this sales thread and NOT by PM. Communications may only be...
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    Flora-Grow Carbo 250Ml

    Plants: flora grow carbo Quantity for sale: 1x250ml Delivery or Collection: either Sales price: swap for anubias, interesting java fern etc. Postage & Packaging: first class Location: SY23 Photograph: All negotiations and questions must be posted in this sales thread and NOT by PM...
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    Hot Female Seeks Male To Share Dream House!

    Hey there, I present to you:- Miss Bossy Boots! A very confident and unattached female Bristlenose :P She shares here wood decorated, riverine aquarium home with a peaceful shoal of whiteclouds, and a few bumbling Corydoras :) If any of you know of somewhere with an available, mature, gentle...
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    The Great Aquarium Move Of 2012

    Hi all, I set up this aquarium in my lab some time ago, and, as we mover premises very recently, conducted its move... Its a 24x12x12", with Pearl Gourami (male), glow lights, neons, one danio and a bristlenose (odd community, but its a communal tank). This was the tank a couple of weeks...
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    Just Trimmed My Java Moss...

    Hi all, well, I shut off any flow, used the right scissors etc. tried to use a syphon to gather the bits, no luck, had to fish them out by hand bast as I could.. Bit annoying as I can see this being a regular thing... any tips? cheers!
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