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  1. #21

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    Sadly no updates to report; the wood has still not sunk. I dont want to screw it down to tiles so I am waiting ever so patiently.


    I am also using the time to really consider what I want my "tank future" to be...there are species I have kept in the past which I would really like to re-keep. Some of my current species I am kind of done with for awhile. I have considered selling all of my present stock at the old house except for my male Rotkeil and O. Still unsure of this but it has definitely been a thought on the front of my mind the last week or so.

    I am also considering what tank scapes and species I would like to have. I am oddly excited about a tank the SO has requested...which is a goldfish aquarium. Somewhat of an oddity for me...however I have been eyeballing a specific ADG goldfish layout and I have grown to really wish to recreate my own version on a slightly smaller scale. Here is the tank which has sucked me in:
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    I have seen that tank before and always quite liked the simpilicty -- however I'd been inclined to go for a nice big shoal of tetras or rasbora instead of goldfish myself. The goldfish DO look stunning in that layout tho, bu far the nicest goldfish tank I've ever seen.

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    Oh Id personally prefer another form of cyprinid, however the SO has always kept goldfish and kind of enjoys the nostalgia of them. It is only fair to incorporate a goldie tank into the mix...however there wont be a bubbling volcano or giant palm tree in this scape
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    Quote Originally Posted by MCHRKiller View Post
    ...however I have been eyeballing a specific ADG goldfish layout and I have grown to really wish to recreate my own version on a slightly smaller scale. Here is the tank which has sucked me in:
    I really like the rock\hard scape. Love the simplicity as well. It's my kind of style..less the goldfish. But I understand the goldfish are a given in your situation.

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    Aye the goldies are a must...but that is OK for me. I mean I get to have every other tank in the house be 100% to my specification and *caugh* most of the house decor and design was my idea so...it is a very small sacrifice

    In AWESOME news...I gave up and attached the wood down to tiles...I am going to completely scape and plant the thing tomorrow.
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    I'm looking forward to some pics when you have it scape'd
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    Went over to the old house and pulled plants out of the 100G. I got a huge clump of vals, needle leaf, and some very large A.barteri. I also packed home some small river stones...should be productive
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    Tank is scaped and running properly. I will post photos in the next day or two once the water is clear and bubbles are gone
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    Still has a lot of growing to do, I also need to order a bulb to increase the lighting. As of right now it only has a single 65watt 10K bulb going. The fixture I had in store had an actinic bulb...probably going with a 6500K/10K combo again. I still need to get off my arse and put a background on there. I must say these column tanks do offer much more space for fish than I had originally thought and they are super easy to scape. Offers much of the cube tank look without being a total pain to scape.
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    That is spectacularly good!

    Honestly, you should do 'scaping competitions.
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