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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:15 PM Thread Starter
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14gal Tank setup (56k)

Hi all,
been long time since i setup a planted tank,
recently got a 14gal tank and decided to do it again.

Tank Size: 48x33x36cm (14gal)
Light: 36w PL ,6500k DIY set
Filter: Eheim Liberty 100 (its capacity is too small, going to change soon)
Substrate: Lapis sand
Base Fertilizer: Tropica AquaCare base fertilzer
Liquid Fertilizer: Tropica AquaCare Plant Nutrition + liquid (5ml weekly)
Co2: Nutrafin Co2 system (changing to Co2 cylinder with solenoid soon)
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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This is my tank and bogwood used for my scape.



The base fertilizer used for this setup.

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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:32 PM
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Nice tank and wood. Was the tank custom built or something?
That would've been the perfect tank to go under my 29, but the only tank I could find even vague near that size is a regular black-trim 20 tall or 20 long. Bleh.

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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:35 PM Thread Starter
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yup thanks,
i manage to figure out finally
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:45 PM Thread Starter
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Nice tank and wood. Was the tank custom built or something?
The tank was bought over shelf at a local aquarium shop.
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 07:57 PM Thread Starter
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after a 2nd rescape this is the final setup.

The plant list are :
(foreground)
-Glossostigma elatinoides
-Eleocharis parvula
(midground)
-Potamogeton gayi
-Hygrophila polysperma Rosa Nervis
-Heteranthera zosterifolia
-Cryptocoryne wendtii Tropica
(on bogwood & stone)
-Bolbitis heudelotii
-Microsrium pteropus Narrow leaf
-"spiky" Moss
(Background)
-Cryptocoryne balansae
- 2 type of unidentified plants ( not too sure of its ID)
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 10-07-2007, 03:48 PM Thread Starter
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here's an update on my tank. hope can get some advise to improve it

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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 10-08-2007, 01:29 AM
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I don't think you can, its simply marvellous just wait till its fully grown out!
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