Monthly Archives: October 2009

Cycling – Day 4 Updates

Nothing much happening… I’ve been cycling the rocks since Oct 28th, so its day 4 now. Ammonium (NH4) has spiked to 5mg/l, which means Ammonia (NH3) is about 0.075mg/l. Very toxic. 😦 Nitrite (NO2) readings are still ZERO, but strangely, … Continue reading

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My Drum

Bought a 100 Litre plastic drum for future water changes, and to use now for curing and cycling my rocks….

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Getting Cold

My Artica 1/4hp chiller for my tank. 🙂

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And then there are Rocks…

Yesterday, I went to Lim Chu Kang with a buddy “F” at work, and came away with some 27kgs of Live Rocks for the new tank. I don’t think its gonna be enough, but it should suffice for now. The … Continue reading

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Adorned Wrasse

Just bought my first marine fish! Was at Marine Life Hobbielist at Hong Leong Gardens, and came across this fine specimen of an Adorned Wrasse from South Africa. I bought the fish, and will leave it at the shop until … Continue reading

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Decomissioning the 3ft Tank

Very last photo of the tank…..before the boys came over to collect the fishes… In the process of catching the Neon & Gold Tetras. Had to drain the water and pull out the plants…. Finally, after more than 3 hours … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Freshwater Aquarium

This is probably the last front tank shot of my freshwater aquarium. 🙂 I’ve decided to move over to marine! 😀 Yeah!!! It’s gonna take lots of planning, planning and more planning. Its also gonna cost a lot more! But … Continue reading

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