12-03-2012, 05:56 PM #1
since this pops up on google so often
I decided to register and see.
Set this one up about two months ago, did a quick cycle using mature media, quite content with it now although the frogbit is getting pushy now after 8 days in the tank. Already had to rehome a few crypts that exploded into more foliage than I'd expected.
Tank is 80cm wide, about 125 liters. Filtration is an eheim 2211 loaded with ceramics.
12-03-2012, 06:06 PM #2
Beautiful & natural tank man! The leaf litter is a nice touch.
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12-03-2012, 06:16 PM #3
Nice Tank and welcome to the AC.
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12-03-2012, 06:16 PM #4
Welcome! I am new here too and joined pretty much for the same reason. :)
Beautiful tank btw.
12-03-2012, 06:35 PM #5
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12-03-2012, 06:50 PM #6
Welcome to the forum
Good job with your tank. I wish mine looked that goodIf you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
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12-03-2012, 06:59 PM #7
Well, I did spend about 80 hours on research for the scaping alone and another 15 or so sketching and planning and revising and sketching again.
12-03-2012, 07:21 PM #8
That tank is beautiful! The reason this site comes up on google so often is because it's the best. Welcome to AC><((((º> ><((((º> ><((((º> ><((((º>
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12-03-2012, 07:23 PM #9
Hello and welcome to the forum! Nice looking tank!
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12-04-2012, 04:17 AM #10
Welcome to Fish Lovers Not-So-Anonymous
Awesome tank. Love the bright color on the fish.
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