Ok Guys some time ago I started my 55 Gallon, Here are some pics from when it first started in 2008. some of you may remember:
And here is a shot of it in its prime about 2 years ago, Circa end of 2010:
Well needless to say I let the tank go and lost intrest due to job, family life and no LFS who supported the hobby. Well no I am back and going to be rebuilding this tank to a new glory!
Tank: 55 gal AGA
Lighting: 3x 54watt Diy T-5 fixture ( Grow Bulbs from Hydroponic store)
Filtration: Eheim 2217 , Mag Drive 5 with Sponge Pre-filter Running my CO2 reactor ( May just Use a diffuser, still Undecided)
Heating: Non as of yet ambiant room temp is 68-72 winter, 73-80 summer
Substraight: Mix of Florite black sand,Florite black, Eco Complete
Flora: Various Crypts, Hygrophylia, Nympha, anubius
Hardscape: Manzanita, river rock, Chola
Most of this is still in the works. I have to move the tank to my family room so I will get pics up when I start the transformation. Stay tuned,
Tank is no more see text and photo bellow.