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post #16 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-17-2013, 04:28 PM
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Yes, that's what I meant by driftwood tips, I have the same driftwood in my 'unscaped' at the moment 120g, this is the tank I am waiting on to get a BML fixture. I am really diggin' that moss, what an original idea for attaching it, thanks for getting back Also your pictures are amazing to show growth, I am really impressed.
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post #17 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-17-2013, 05:49 PM Thread Starter
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I'm really impressed with the tanks so far. They put my tank to shame! I really can't wait until my tank ages a bit more. Even though it's 2 months old, I constantly change it and it's been a week since I last rescaped it so I'm going to try to keep my hands off and let it grow for a while.

Good job so far though guys. Four members so far isn't too bad. One of the main reasons I started this club was to make others aware of these awesome fixtures.

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post #18 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-17-2013, 09:39 PM
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I'll join. I love my build my led. I have a six foot one.

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post #19 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-17-2013, 09:40 PM
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I'll join. I love my build my led. I have a six foot one.

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post #20 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 12:06 AM Thread Starter
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I'll join. I love my build my led. I have a six foot one.

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Thats awesome!

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post #21 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 12:52 AM
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Here's my setup. I have a 36 inch Dutch 6300 with dimmer switch. Great light.

I just added the manzanita today and did a major cut down on the stems so it's a little empty right now.





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post #22 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 01:13 AM
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That's awesome, you should remove the sponge filter in the middle though...
It is a royal blue tiger shrimp tank(pretty pricey shrimp, not sure if they are available in your country). My tank is for shrimp breeding first and aesthetics second, I believe sponge filters are a crucial part of a shrimp tank. I normally remove the sponge filter for pics but I just snapped a quick one when i saw this last night.
Great tanks buy the way guys! So happy people are buying their fixtures. BML is one of the best companies i have ever dealt with for anything. Also stoked they are getting more into the planted aspect, they were just starting out with them when i bought mine.
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post #23 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 02:19 AM
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Tanks look great everyone!

I have a 30in Dutch 90 degree over my one month old 40 gallon tall.
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post #24 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Here's my setup. I have a 36 inch Dutch 6300 with dimmer switch. Great light.

I just added the manzanita today and did a major cut down on the stems so it's a little empty right now.





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Tanks look great everyone!

I have a 30in Dutch 90 degree over my one month old 40 gallon tall.
I can't wait for this one to fill out!

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post #25 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 04:05 AM
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Hi, I have a Riparium 6000K - 18" long, 75 - hung 14" high
over Do!Aqua 60P riparium.



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post #26 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 05:04 AM
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I have a 6 foot one also. It's amazing and I highly recommend. I got with red hues and the rummys, cardinals, and red discus really pop.


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post #27 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 07:56 AM
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All these look great. I have a 6 ft one too, but I only have pics on my phone. I'll email some to myself and post some
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post #28 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 05:12 PM Thread Starter
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All these look great. I have a 6 ft one too, but I only have pics on my phone. I'll email some to myself and post some
I was actually going to message you about this. You really should post some pics. You showed me a few at Oleg's house but I think that was when you first started it.

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post #29 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 07:40 PM
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Here is my 29 gal with a 6300k BML 90 degree strip. I might be getting a second strip to help with my HC growth. Everything else seems to be going well. Started this tank in late July.
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post #30 of 829 (permalink) Old 11-18-2013, 07:54 PM
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Here is my 29 gal with a 6300k BML 90 degree strip. I might be getting a second strip to help with my HC growth. Everything else seems to be going well. Started this tank in late July.
Do you have two Koralia's or just one? I see a black magnet looking end on the front and thought that might be another.

I run a Koralia Nano 240 on the left side of my tank which points down. The right side has my lily pipe so i figure this makes a nice circular flow. I've been curious if I should add another nano myself.

Also, I'm digging the hanging poles behind the tank. Did you make that or buy it? Can you give details?
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