Planted journey

Discussion in 'Planted Tanks' started by Innocent159, May 14, 2017.

Voter count: 47
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What fish should i put in the tank?

  1. Neon tetra

    22 vote(s)
    46.8%
  2. Shrimp

    18 vote(s)
    38.3%
  3. micro-Rosbara

    8 vote(s)
    17.0%
  4. pencil fish

    6 vote(s)
    12.8%
  5. glo-light tetra

    5 vote(s)
    10.6%
  6. bottom dwellers

    15 vote(s)
    31.9%
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    Innocent159

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    Is this fertilizer eggsIMG_20180413_183701.jpg
     
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    Innocent159

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    So this is how my day started :(IMG_20180414_093709.jpg
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    But thanks a lot to @nate i got sorted out. I'm truely thankful. I don't know what i would of done

    Tank updates coming soon
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    that l looks awesome ...
     
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    Thanks need to get nice glass to make the lid and busy hanging the light
     
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    small steps ... only way to get it all done.
     
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    That coming from the biggest rescaper in SA lol

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    The one that rescape a few tanks early the morning and a few during the day and a few at night.

    But @f-fish no point in rushing. Doing it day by day
     
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    To follow soonish
    About 1490mm by 800mm
    For 100l and shrimp tank. Should have nice space to work on since both tanks is about 600mm front to back and 1460mm left to right with hob included without its about 1360mmIMG_20180416_232834.jpg
     
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    Ha ha ha, only because I get it so wrong so often, every little bit of exercise helps.

    That size stand has some serious potential ... 600mm is just right for a nice tank collection and working area. Are you going to see if you can find a counter top of sorts - that should increase your options and improve durability should you have water spills etc.

    Later Ferdie
     
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    Just used the last piece of counter top the other piece was 1.2m by 600.

    Going to put one chipboard that has malamine on. My desk has been standing for 3 years with water spils and everything.
    Just need to make sure i cover the edges properly so that no water go in on the side.
     
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    Good morning world
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    That looks great.
    Well done.
     
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    Thanks a lot guys
     
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    I need some @f-fish goodies to catch more of these moments.
    Second one i spot. First hatch getting bigger. Slowly but surely


    .dont know why the quality so bad
     
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    I have babies and more babies but in othwr news i added the extra filter. Going to diy it soon after some help of you guys.

    I want more mechanical filtration from this small pump. Its nice and strong enough.

    Befire this happened
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    Is this location appropriate

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    Can you spot it

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    Here is the flow i get im happy. Going to upload later or tomorrow but biofilm is gone already



    Sorry guys please mute the video
     
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    What is this on my water surface please help me
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    Probably oil buildup from fish food. What's your surface disturbance like?
     
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    Increased it when i saw that. Just moved the outlit nearer to the surface
     

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