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by Baardman
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: L134 Leopard frog plecos barely growing
Replies: 3
Views: 413

Re: L134 Leopard frog plecos barely growing

Mine live with a bunch of different plecos and eat everything i give them to eat including shrimp and zucchini slices i have had mine for about 16 months give or take they grow slow some months faster in others mine are kept between 82 and 83f
by Baardman
Wed May 06, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Repeat spawning of Dekeyseria picta L052
Replies: 39
Views: 17540

Re: Repeat spawning of Dekeyseria picta L052

Great news How are all the baby "rabbits" doing?
by Baardman
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Everything else)
Topic: RTC and TSN for Aquaponics?
Replies: 8
Views: 4379

Re: RTC and TSN for Aquaponics?

You can look at African sharptooth catfish as a bulletproof option as well grow relatively fast,eats anything can cope in high density, can handle a lot of different temperatures, and can survive low oxygen levels
by Baardman
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: First spawn of L397
Replies: 11
Views: 3749

Re: First spawn of L397

congrats!!!
by Baardman
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: RO water
Replies: 11
Views: 1459

Re: RO water

i do manage to nurse a couple of fry to survive im hoping that once they are big enough to spawn that they will do better in my water than the wild caught ones
by Baardman
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: RO water
Replies: 11
Views: 1459

Re: RO water

well the species is Dekeyseria brachyura incubation time is close to 10 days mine hatch around day 4 to 5. my temperature is around 26 degrees Celsius ph 6,8. my friend that keeps them in Australia is having the same issue of them hatching premature only thing we have in commen is the higher ph. I h...
by Baardman
Tue Jan 07, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: RO water
Replies: 11
Views: 1459

Re: RO water

After the 90 days of January ill oreder a ph pen and a tds pen to see exacly where im at i find color strips just frustrating i need to get down to 5,8 to 6
by Baardman
Tue Jan 07, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: RO water
Replies: 11
Views: 1459

Re: RO water

Im very scared of Ph swings
by Baardman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: RO water
Replies: 11
Views: 1459

RO water

Hi guys hope everyone is doing well in the new year. I have been having issues of eggs hatching prematurely and was suggested by a friend that I drop my ph. So im going to start doing water changes with RO water is it needed to remineralize it before adding it?
by Baardman
Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Which part of the world are you from?
Replies: 700
Views: 275929

Re: Which part of the world are you from?

Welkom Michel
by Baardman
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: Egg Delema
Replies: 0
Views: 617

Egg Delema

Guys my L168 are spawning regularly but allways tend to eat the eggs by day3 to day 4. I have tried to manually hatch egg but the fowl up rather quickly in the tumbler any hints you guys can give to help me hatch these eggs more successfully would be appreciated, it being the firsts season of spawni...
by Baardman
Fri Nov 15, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Best Feeling
Replies: 4
Views: 1086

Re: Best Feeling

Fish keeping
by Baardman
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Speak Easy
Topic: Best Feeling
Replies: 4
Views: 1086

Best Feeling

Best feeling for me is growing out a pleco and having it spawn successfully!
by Baardman
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: South American Catfishes (Loricariidae - Plecos et al)
Topic: L168 Sexing delemma with update!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 1522

Re: L168 Sexing delemma with update!!!

I have 3 Spawns now one in a cave, two in a open ended slate cave upside down females are hanging around outside again so i suspect they will spawn again soon