45g high low-light tank (updated 1/14/2013) (was: re-intro with a new-to-me tank) - Page 2 - The Planted Tank Forum
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post #16 of 19 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 01:04 PM
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Swapped the driftwood out for spider. Bought more Eco (total 60lbs.) Filter is mostly in. Stand is painted. Putting it all together today after hubby installs power.

Can hardly contain myself.
Awesome piece of driftwood. I want it. I have a 46g bowfront.
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post #17 of 19 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 01:30 PM
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That is a stunning piece! I LOVE square tanks- something very elegant about them.

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post #18 of 19 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 09:10 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks everyone! I got the wood (and most everything else except the tank and hood) from Aquarium-Outfitters.com. I picked it out online and then went and picked it up since they are local to me. Check them out!!

The stand is painted and I will be painted the background tomorrow morning before adding everything else.
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post #19 of 19 (permalink) Old 01-14-2013, 05:35 PM Thread Starter
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finally got it planted (updated 1/14/2013)



Still need more java moss and java fern. Had a dickens of a time weighting the wood. Hubby helped with that and built the cave. In waiting for cycling to complete. Still need more lighting. Looking at Finnex FugeRay Ultra Slim LED after seeing it in Atari's post here on the Low Tech Forum.

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