"RE: API returned call.
Everything she said, as I expected was vague. She indicated that studies had not been done with reference to food-fish, but that if one of your pets happen to drink some of the water it probably wouldn't pose a problem…"
I'm no expert but what I found with my syphons was I'm guessing once a month or so I find my piping and/or prefilter ( on my pump) had a build up of gunk and I flushed out my lines and removed my prefilter( a sponge material within…"
"You are likely witnessing an explosion microscopic aquatic eukaryotic organisms known as algae. The green color is chlorophyll which the organisms use to turn light into energy. Eliminate the light that is hitting your water and you will…"
"Excellent! I see Walmart carries a Camco filter that runs about $15...sounds like a good investment!
I was unavailable when API called me back; they left a message that further reiterated not using API products for food-fish. I called the…"
I don't know if this might be useful to you but we have this gentleman in our area.. David O Connell aka Dr. Tomato, who has years of experience with hydroponics and I went to a seminar at his home and he had his greenhouses and…"
I have a three grow-bed system with a 180 gallon main tank and a 90gallon sump. The system has been working reliably for about 18months. Recently two of the siphons stopping working. The grow beds fill up, then the water just dribbles over the…See More