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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-19-2013, 02:40 AM Thread Starter
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Mr Aqua 3 Gallon Bowfront

So figured I would start my very first journal on here and thank everyone for all the information I have received it has greatly helped me! I recently purchased a Mr Aqua 3 Gallon bowfront and am ready to start this! Open for any suggestions!! thanks!

Hardware:
-Mr Aqua 3 Gallon Bowfront
-Finnex FugeRAY 12"
- Zoo Med 501
- Aquatek Mini Co2 Regulator
- Nano Co2 Diffusor
-10mm Lily Pipes

Hardscape / Substrate:
ADA New Amazonian
Seiryu Stone

Flora:
HC
Some sort of stem? any suggestions are welcome!
Staurogyne Repens
Dwarf Hair Grass?
Need help on some good plant suggestions for this!!

Fauna:
Shrimp only not sure what breed yet?

Will add pics tomorrow and everyday while my equipment shows up!
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-22-2013, 02:02 AM Thread Starter
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So was able to go and get some Seiryu Stone today and finally got some pictures let me know what you think!







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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2013, 04:35 PM Thread Starter
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Finished the hardscape this morning let me know what you think! waiting to get some plants hopefully hits weekend or early next week!


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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2013, 04:45 PM
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Looking good! I have same tank with s.repens mostly but no co2. i would try hc if i had co2 and dry start it. If you haven't done shrimps before then try red cherries first(or other colors)

good luck!
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2013, 05:07 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks! and yea I just got my regulator in the mail this morning and have it on my 29 gallon planted to experiment with it and have had a ton of cherrys before was thinking some red crystal shrimp.
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2013, 05:07 PM
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Looking good!

I love bowfront tanks!
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-23-2013, 05:15 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks! now to track down some plants which is nearly impossible in MN lol
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