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by site admin
Tue Jun 24, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Pond mk3
Replies: 22
Views: 32054

Re: New Pond mk3

Paul, You could have scraped the dead Koi, I know that the parasites tend to die or leave a Koi after death but there is always a chance to find some? I am not for treating a pond without knowing the parasite, but if you are likely to lose them all? Look to treat for the killers,White Spot, Costia, ...
by site admin
Mon Jun 23, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Pond mk3
Replies: 22
Views: 32054

Re: New Pond mk3

Looking good, nice tidy build. One thing that I have noticed is that you have fileted the bottom walls before the Celotex, will this cause a ridge for the Koi to scrape themselves on? You have had some good weather lately 8-) Get the FG done before the weather changes, I see that you have it covered...
by site admin
Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NWKS 2014 - 2015 Grow and Show
Replies: 16
Views: 24217

Re: NWKS 2014 - 2015 Grow and Show

Made this post a Sticky, otherwise it would disappear into the depths of the forum.

Dave.
by site admin
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:43 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Pond Build Items for Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 12727

Pond Build Items for Sale

Finally having a sort out, All items are new and unused,ideal for quarantine system. Bottom Drain with Dome and fittings, 110mm x 50mm outlet - £10.00 2" Valterra Slide valve and fittings £8.00 1.5" Valterra Slide valve and fittings £6.00 2 off 3"x2" flexible boots £6.00 each. 1....
by site admin
Sun Oct 30, 2011 9:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NWKC 2010-2011 Grow and Show Results
Replies: 0
Views: 5973

NWKC 2010-2011 Grow and Show Results

The results and presentation of the 2010-2011 Nagoshi Sanke G&S competition was held last night Wednesday 2nd November.
The full results are on the main website.

Dave.
by site admin
Mon Sep 05, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Club Meetings
Replies: 0
Views: 5291

Club Meetings

Hi,
Just note to remind everyone that the Club Meetings start this Wednesday 7th September at 8pm and on the first Wednesday of the month through to next May.

see you there,
Dave.
by site admin
Thu Jul 21, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: Koi Health Information
Topic: Strange deaths...
Replies: 3
Views: 9842

Re: Strange deaths...

Hi, Having read through your post again, the symptoms that you describe could also indicate Bacterial Gill disease. But it also could be a parasite infestation, this needs to be investigated with microscopy and the correct treatment for the particular parasite used. You say that treatment for bacter...
by site admin
Mon Jul 18, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: Koi Health Information
Topic: Strange deaths...
Replies: 3
Views: 9842

Re: Strange deaths...

Hi,
Sorry to hear you are still having problems,
Your water test, what are the results for pH,Ammonia and Nitrite?
If your results are OK?
A mucous scrape is then required to see if there are any parasites present, and correct treatment applied.
by site admin
Fri Jul 01, 2011 10:05 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New here :)
Replies: 12
Views: 14819

Re: New here :)

Richdon Koi are only open at weekends, bit of a pain but they like to rest the Koi in the Fish House.
I am sure you will be impressed with the setup, just mention that you have have spoken to me, and they will double the price of everything LOL.

Dave.
by site admin
Fri Jul 01, 2011 8:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New here :)
Replies: 12
Views: 14819

Re: New here :)

Hi, The Ultra sieve 3 will allow 2 x 4" Gravity inputs and 1 x 2" outlet with a Max flow of 4400 GPH, so it has been done before. As mentioned have a trip out to Richdon Koi they will help with your planning and suggest the right gear to do the job right first time. They have their own bra...