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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-07-2012, 01:48 AM Thread Starter
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12 Long Seiryu Hardscape

gonna start my DSM pretty soon now. Gonna go with an HC carpet.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-07-2012, 08:37 AM
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looks awsome, has a very nice vocal point and rock formation. great start!
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-07-2012, 01:36 PM
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it looks GREAT.

The only slight change i would make is to move the secondary rock (the smaller of the 2 large ones) back just a hair. maybe an inch if that. just so that the focal point stone stands out a tad more.

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-07-2012, 06:08 PM Thread Starter
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thanks for the comments. I made some changes let me know what you guys think? i think i will start my DSM today or tomorrow if i can find healthy HC. This will be my first time using HC, first time trying DSM any tips would be great as well.

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Nice hardscape man! Click the link in my signature for my 12g Long Iwagumi journal. I have a pretty in depth journal.

Key to DSM is to not over do it with the water in the substrate, you want it just below the substrate, don't allow it to pool up anywhere.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-11-2013, 07:47 PM
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I just ordered my 12G L so Im interested in seeing how this is coming along.
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