How to Setup a Paintball CO2 System for Your Planted Aquarium

Putting together a paintball CO2 system for our aquarium was one of the best moves I have made for our tank.  I was always hesitant to install pressurized CO2 because of the cost and complexity.  It can be intimidating getting all the parts installed as there is not much in the way of instructions currently on the web.  I hope this page offers

How to Accurately Dose Chemicals in a Nano Aquarium

I have used Seachem’s products in our Fluval Spec V since we built it up.  I love their Prime water conditioner and Flourish Excel for plant growth.  The one challenge to using their very concentrated formulas in a small nano aquarium is accurately dosing in small quantities.  Their suggestion to use the threads on the cap to estimate 1 ml for each thread I find highly inaccurate.  This leads to wasted product and possibly over dosing. I first thought that a syringe would be the best way to meter out small quantities in ml. However, even that had problems