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Beer's 55G planted tank Journal 6-12 co2 update let the plants groW

Ok guys I just switch my 55g into a planted tank. I have a 10g planted tank runnin for over a year now and luvin it. So i said F it ill make my big tank into one 2 . I have a bunch of plants comin this week cant wait ill update when i get. What you guys think of the wood?

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lights=120watt 1x6,500k 1x10,000k
No co2 for now goin to dose for a few weeks then i mite go co2 like 10g
substrate= 6-8in Flourite and small rock mix


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That is a really nice wood! I really like your fish too. Looks pretty clean.

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ok guys got some plants today check them out

left side of tank


right side of tank i have moss for the wood but no fishin line to attached
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that matching cave is super cool... are you planning to breed?
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inject co2 asap, i hate to see nice tank growing algae.

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ok guys heres a updated pic added some more plants and move things around. iam goin to order a co2 system this week, and Iwooter iam not goin to breed any fish. Should i keep the 10k light?
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Ok guys i just got my 10pound tank today, i cut the under part of my tank so i can fit the tank in there, can that weakin the stand? The regulator will be here on tuedays. More pics to come on tue.



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post #8 of 13 (permalink) Old 06-13-2007, 07:40 AM Thread Starter
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Ok guys got the regultors today installed them on my tank and my buds.
heres a pic of my tank


Pic of the milwaukee regulator and 10# tank, I have the psi on 20 should i leave it like that or bump it up?


Heres a pic of the ada knock off diffuser think its the 2000 check out the pic why does the co2 only comes out of 2 spots and not the hole disk. O and iam at 2 bpm.
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Your tank just never stop improving!!!! The next thing you need is the fert! Your tank looks great! Good job.

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looks like the ceramic diffuser is damaged. just like mine way back ago. oh and btw, the driftwood looks massive.
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thaxs guys, Is there anyway to fix the diffuser? it was never used just setting for 6months. Iam waitin for the moss to grow more so i can add to the other diftwood.
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Try soaking it in bleach & water for a few hours.


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Wow, lotta clown loaches lol.
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