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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-03-2010, 12:21 AM Thread Starter
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Aquarium Make Over

This tank was quite possibly in the worst condition we at Aquarium Design Group have ever seen. So we went in and made the tank over and gave it some ADG love to completely turn it around, it's all on video for you guys to see the process:

Aquarium Make-Over video

It's not exactly a planted tank - but it does show the aquascaping process, which I think you all can enjoy.
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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-03-2010, 12:57 AM
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That is nice. It is a great looking setup that will last a long time.
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post #3 of 11 (permalink) Old 09-03-2010, 01:26 AM
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Great job on the video. It was neat to see the entire process of the transformation.

You guys are doing a really neat job with ADG Vibe so far. Keep it up!
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Very nice! Sadly though when i used to service aquariums, I've seen tanks far worse than that one...poor fish.
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fyi...that old 'gravel' wasn't gravel...it was all trumpet snail shells.
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Haha, there are plenty of tanks like that on this forum. It's the natural method!

Great job. You've obviously still got the touch. In the future, I'd love to see what goes into an ADG paludarium as that style is sparsely documented.
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You guys did an amazing job with that setup! Vibe is doing an amazing job.... I love seeing all you pros setting up tanks and such. I would really be interested in seeing a couple real "Nature Aquariums" though... Especially South American ones. Still, I love the way you guys are going with this!
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Thanks JakeJ and Booger,

JakeJ, don't worry, everything will get it's turn in video sooner or later!
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Loved the video! Great job with that aquarium. Come to my dentist's office and do an aquarium makeover... they really need one! LOL.


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Thanks az! Too bad you aren't in houston since we are volunteering this kind of service to clients we would normally not take up.
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Boy what a difference! I bet that Dr. wished he'd called you all months ago. Hope he gives is friends your number. I always love to see aquariums in doctor's offices. It's much better than the virtual reality of the movie loop!

Just keeping on keeping on....

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