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by MadVampy
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Spring, Tx
Replies: 3
Views: 133

Re: Spring, Tx

Do a search for ant species in your area and then start from there. I have family in Spring and I know I have seen pavement ants and also what I believe were black carpenter ants. Like I said once you find out whats in your area you can start narrowing down the search based on the species and where ...
by MadVampy
Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: AntsCanada ANT FLAG CONTEST (2 yr Anniversary of ACAF)
Replies: 725
Views: 51871

Re: AntsCanada ANT FLAG CONTEST (2 yr Anniversary of ACAF)

So, here's my entry for the flag contest, I've attempted to capture the nature of each colony with my flag designs and I'm quite proud of how they turned out, I would be very happy to hear anyone's comments and criticisms too. First I have the Fire Nation. A ferocious colony such as this deserves a...
by MadVampy
Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: AntsCanada YouTube Videos
Replies: 16
Views: 1193

Re: AntsCanada YouTube Videos

New YouTube video from AntsCanada

by MadVampy
Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: AntsCanada YouTube Videos
Replies: 16
Views: 1193

Re: AntsCanada YouTube Videos

New YouTube video From AntsCanada

by MadVampy
Sat Mar 17, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: AntsCanada YouTube Videos
Replies: 16
Views: 1193

Re: AntsCanada YouTube Videos

New AntsCanada YouTube Video. Another new colony for the AC Family!

by MadVampy
Sun Mar 11, 2018 3:05 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: AntsCanada YouTube Videos
Replies: 16
Views: 1193

Re: AntsCanada YouTube Videos

This weeks AntsCanada YouTube Video:

by MadVampy
Sat Mar 10, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: AntsCanada YouTube Videos
Replies: 16
Views: 1193

Re: AntsCanada YouTube Videos

New AntsCanada YouTube Video!

by MadVampy
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Moving my ants after using the fridge to chill them(switching their test tube to a new ac test tube portal)
Replies: 6
Views: 210

Re: Moving my ants after using the fridge to chill them(switching their test tube to a new ac test tube portal)

I have used the fridge to slow my solenopsis down when I'm doing something that requires a massive undertaking. Big thing to remember is that you don't want to leave them in too long.
by MadVampy
Tue Feb 27, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Substitute for Ytong in the US?
Replies: 10
Views: 516

Re: Substitute for Ytong in the US?

Firebrick is actually quite absorbent, much more than grout. I have used it multiple times. I didn't say it wasn't absorbent at all, it all depends on how they manufacturer the brick. Also Firebrick on the average isn't cheap (the bigger the firebrick the most costly it can be depending on the supp...
by MadVampy
Tue Feb 27, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Substitute for Ytong in the US?
Replies: 10
Views: 516

Re: Substitute for Ytong in the US?

Here is a YT video on how to do what I was talking about with grout. Also even though you'll see people talking about and or doing it, avoid using Plaster! Plaster with moisture breaks down faster and it molds quicker, you for sure wouldn't want to use a plaster with mold inhibitors in it (same goes...