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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-28-2013, 08:28 AM Thread Starter
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shrimpzoo's 30x30x30 Snow white bee starfire cube








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Got myself a 30x30x30 Starfire Cube setup for a decent price.

It included the tank itself, the driftwood, an UP Aqua External 120, a feeding dish, some leftover Netlea substrate, and an IKEA desk light with a blue place mat.

The clean up of buying used stuff (:


The piece of driftwood:


Result of the cleaning:


Placement of driftwood:


Added 3 marimo balls in diagonal formation and 3 cholla wood pieces with a mini java fern on top:




Now I wait a month for the bio-film to establish (:

I'm thinking of either raising high quality snow white/golden bee shrimp or princess bee shrimp

Now I save up for whatever shrimp I choose!

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-28-2013, 10:11 AM
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that's beautiful, I love it, so relaxing. do you have a picture of the filter you are using?
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The filter can be seen here:


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Here are pictures of the filter on my tank itself:





Final changes of the tank was adding 3 rocks. Finished tank is now posted on the 1st post.

Decided to make the tank hold Snow White Bees.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-29-2013, 06:08 AM
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Looks clean and simple, that filter's pretty interesting, HOB but sits below the top of the tank.

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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-29-2013, 11:44 AM
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thank you shrimpzoo, I think that filter is brilliant, so unobstusive, plain and simple looking on the outside, but with all those different compartments for filter media, it's really professional, I don't think we can get that filter here in the uk

I love the design of your tank. I love everything about it. I will be keeping an eye on this thread
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-04-2013, 11:03 PM
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have you got any shrimp to go in it yet?
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