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55g natural style scape journal (update 3-30-11 w/ 100 chili's added)

TANK DIMENSTIONS/STAND:
standard sized 55g tank from Petco. Stand is DIY as well as the canopy

LIGHTING:
Hagen GLO double T5HO 54w w/ Giesemann bulbs, 1 midday, 1 flora.
LED moonlights

CO2 EQUIPMENT:
10# aluminum tank. Concoa 2 stage reg. Post body kit built by Yikesjason, 3 way manifold w/ 3 NV55's and 3 JBJ BC's, 6 total brass check valves. ISTA CO2 indicator. Rex style reactor. This set up will eventually be supplying my 2 10g's and my 55g.

SCAPE EQUIPMENT:
Slim Line background bought online. Manzanita from PC1

SUBSTRATE:
27L of Aquasoil

FERTZ:
EI Dry dosing and RM root tabs

FILTRATION:
2 Rena XP3'S

FAUNA:
will house RCS and about 100 chili's (not concrete yet)

FLORA:
Still undecided...


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I also have a build thread on TPT which i'm not sure if i'm able to link to here but if i can i will edit this post and provide it. It shows the stands being built and such. It's pretty pic intensive though, lol.

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