Most Recent FTS (January 10, 2014)
Just moved to a new city, decommissioned the previous 75 gallon and just started up the new tank this past week.
1. Hardscape only containing driftwood
2. Dutch style planting
3. Successfully grow HC on driftwood (inspired by 'Nature of Chaos' by James Findley from thegreenmachineonline.com)
Won't get cables confused this time around (lesson learnt from round 1):
Banking up the substrate. It is a 80 / 10 / 10 mix of ADA Amazonia, ADA Powersand and Black Flourite.
In goes the driftwood. Successfully completed goal #1
First fill! (Plants don't arrive until Nov 8, just cyling water until then)
Here is a glimpse at the plant order
List of equipment & material:
Eheim 600 (2217) Filter
Catalina Aquariums T5HO Light Fixture (bulbs are 2x Giesemann 54W Midday and 1x Giesemann Aquaflora)
Inline Hydor Heater
Inline Up Aqua CO2 Diffuser
Milwaukee pH Controller
Milwaukee CO2 Regulator w/ Solenoid
ADA Amazonia Soil
ADA Colorado Sand
More pictures next week as plants arrive.