02-28-2013, 07:24 PM #11
I've never understood why people think this - fish cannot see their reflection in the tank sides. YOU see their reflection in the tank sides when looking through the glass front at the glass sides. Honestly, if you stuck your head in the tank and looked at the tank sides you would see out of it (no reflection). You only see a reflection if you are outside the tank. Do you get what I mean?
EDIT: Also, why would they see their reflection in the sides but not in the front?"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." Carl Sagan
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02-28-2013, 08:40 PM #12
I was thinking the same thing firefly.31 Gallon Hagen Waterhome with 2 x 20W T8 6700K Life Glo tubes, Fluval 205 canister filter, Aquaclear 200W and Marineland Stealth 150W heaters, Hydor Hydrokable 50W substrate heating cable with Hydrostat thermostat, Hydor Ario 2 Blue aeration night light. Compressed CO2. Very Heavily Planted.
58 Gallon Hagen Light-Glo/Waterhome with 2x40W T8, 2x Fluval 404/405 canisters filters, Ebo-Jager 250W Heater, Marineland Stealth Pro 300W heater. Compressed CO2. Moderately planted.
02-28-2013, 09:30 PM #13
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i dont like covering the sides of my tanks either BUT im going to be moving my 55g into a small nook, the sides wont be viewable so i might cover them.KING OF THE GOLD BARBS RAWR!!!!
I wonder if i plant one of my tiger barbs would the demon seed grow to a full tree?
gotta love them bunnies!
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03-01-2013, 12:17 AM #14
I do not cover the ends/sides. Just more viewing possibilities.25 Gal - Tropical
Custom made Wet/Dry/Sump Filter System, AquaClear 20 Powerhead, RenaCal Excel 300 Heater, artificial plants
Fish - 6 Blackskirt Tetras, 4 Red Wag Platy's, 2 Silver Hatchet's, German Blue Ram, Bulldog Pleco, 2 assassin snails.
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