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Leaking IBC

I went to feed my fish this morning and it seems my IBM has sprung a leak!  Anyone have experience with this.  It is lest than a year in se…

Started by Arthur King, Jr.

19 Feb 11, 2015
Reply by Jim Fisk

Getting fish out

I posted under the wrong area with question.. Hello All Is there an easy way to get gold fish out of the Tote?  These suckers are really…

Started by Steve Armeros

12 Oct 23, 2014
Reply by Phil Slaton

What size PVC pipe and threads for IBC tote bottom valve?

I was told the bottom valve on my IBC totes were 2" pipe thread so I went to the store and got the PVC 2" pipe female connectors thinking t…

Started by Steve Federwisch

13 Oct 8, 2014
Reply by Paul Anguiano


Posted wrong the first time. I am getting a build up of algae in the tote etc.  Water is turning green  .Am I overfeeding? Have Tilapia in…

Started by Steve Armeros

5 Jun 17, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

Making An Automatic Fish Feeder For Your IBC (or any fish tank)

Not wanting to be tied down to feeding time I came up with a simple feeder design using an auger, 1" T, 1" 90, 1" plug, short 1" S&D pi…

Started by Jim Fisk

8 May 23, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

getting rid of algea

We have our system in an enclosed green house and was wondering if anyone has any helpful tips on how to get rid of algea. It's in the tank…

Started by Bob Gee

9 Feb 25, 2014
Reply by Jeff S

How Do You Plumb Your IBC Fish Tank?

I erroneously put this discussion on Page 2. Not really sure anyone will find page 2. For now I'll leave it there but wanted you all to kno…

Started by Jim Fisk

16 Jan 5, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

Suitable Water Totes

I'm at @$120 for foof grade tote OR tote that had water soluble glue which peels out like dried paint @ $60. In Phoenix AZ. looking to buy…

Started by Curt Decker

7 Dec 23, 2013
Reply by Curt Decker

Picked up a Ibc tote

  The tote is a 275 gal I think.It is missing fill cap as well as the discharge fitting.Is this something I could get from Lowe's or Home-d…

Started by aubrey sloan

9 Sep 11, 2013
Reply by Phil Slaton

IBC tops used as grow beds.

I will be using the top of my tote as a grow bed, on top of a plywood surface. Is there any shimming with wood needed underneath the bed? T…

Started by Matt T.

23 Jul 15, 2013
Reply by TCLynx


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