"It doesn't matter, the color of the vinegar...you can use any type of acid (doesn't have to be vinegar, it's just that vinegar happens to be what most folks have on hand) to test your media for limestone (CaCo3). You're looking…"
"I agree with Jeff you cant have too much O2. I borrowed an O2 meter (YSI 550A) from a local school and had a little fun checking different areas of my system, I found that the areas that I thought might be low in O2 where fine,glad I…"
This group is dedicated to those who are interested and growing in wicking beds. Wicking beds in conjunction with aquaponics can enable us to grow just about every crop that cannot be grown in standard aquaponics. Lets discuss deign, operation and…See More
"You used Soap!!! Where did you get such a silly idea??
OK, they are all dead now. So scrub out the tanks with Arm and Hammer Baking Soda - and a lot of it - get the big boxes. Let the Baking Soda sit in the tank for a couple…"
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"Robert I am in the middle of the heating wars now. I have found in the aquariums that 1-100 watt heater with several 50-wat heaters seems to work very well.
Most of my fish tanks are 100 gallon, one is 175(!) and a couple are 75 gallon. …"
I hope so too. I have a couple of DIY tank heater tutorials that I want to try this year. My 55-gallon indoors aquaponic set up with 10 black bullheads will probably be my testing tank. I'm sure they'll…"