Hi, and welcome to TASA.
Post some pics of your various tanks as they get set up and the plants grow in.
We are a simple folk here, and prefer to...
Agree with @Hendre regarding the light.
It not only provides light, but also heat.
Any feedback on the fry?
If it is swimming around very fast it won't be Hydra.
It could be water fleas or seed shrimp.
It could be fluff from a cloth used to clean the glass, or even juvenile Hydra, and just about anything in between.
The only clear thing for me is...
Instead of trying to zoom in too close with your phone, try and take a clear picture, and then crop it in order to show the critters you need...
That shrimp in the last pic looks huge.
The way I see it, the lower the flow rate, the higher the dwell time.
Basically it measures the amount of time a particle would spend travelling...
Aquaclear is a very good filter.
I used an Aquaclear 70 for a while, and the only thing that put me off was the price.
Glad things seem to be picking up @top dog
Thanks @David Kusner
Thank you @Ammar
I don't see why it won't work.
She will get a squared off appearance, almost like a swimming box, and the gravid spot will be swollen when she is close to dropping the fry.
@Hendre what orchid is that?
I have a bit of a thing for orchids myself, and have a number of them.
Epidendrum Radicans (Poor mans orchid)...
Pic is back.
You're welcome to submit the same photos from October, or you could take new pictures.
Things can change a lot in a month, either from...
The issue I have with the SH380 filter is that there is no room for proper filter media.
You have to use their cartridges, or nothing.
Everything happens for a reason, and if the L46 were blocked, there is a reason you didn't get them.
That tank looks great, and the plants are...
I have created new competitions for November.
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