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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-18-2011, 08:29 PM Thread Starter
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Hello everyone my name is Hector. I used to be big into the aquarium world. I have a 65 gallon tank I am looking to get started up again. I am very interested in making it a planted tank this time.

The last time I had the tank running everything just randomly died on me overnight. It had been running perfectly for about a year and I just gave up on it. I only had a couple basic fish in it. I think it was like 2 guppies and like 2 platies.

Currently the tank is about 1/4 full of old water and it still has like 4 plants that have not died! I am planning on putting them in a 5 galling bucket with some of the substrate they are in and water and then starting the tank all over again. Hopefully I can get a pretty sweet looking planted tank going by the end of this year
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I thot this post was gonna be about chicken!
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Welcome to the forum.

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10gal. Planted Aquarium, 38gal. Planted Aquarium.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-19-2011, 04:34 AM
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Welcome to Planted tank!
Im not too far away from ya.

Also new here my self..
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