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SlammedDC2's I can't make up my mind 125g

I picked up a 125g from my brothers friend who didn't want to move it for $50. Bought a new stand that the LFS had sitting in a back room for 3 years for $200.

New pics
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1-3-11 FTS

1-21-11 FTS

2-2-12 FTS

2-12-12 FTS

4-30-12 FTS

Tank: 125g open top

Substrate: 70lbs MTS capped with 100lbs PFS

Filtration: CPR CS-102 HOB overflow (rated at 1200gph) to a 29g sump, 1350gph return pump.

Lighting: 72" T5HO 4x6500k

co2: GLA regulator with 10lb tank, grigg style reactor

Heat: 800watt titanium heater w/ rf1200 controller

Panda cories
Bloodfin tetras
Cardinal tetras
Black tetras
Amano shrimp

amazon sword
red rubin sword
broad leaf sword
tall sag
jungle val
contortion val
red tiger lotus
Hygrophila Corymbosa Kompakt
Sunset hygro
Limnophila Aromatica
Narrow leaf ludwigia
Erios Parkeri
Ludwigia repens
Rotala rotundifolia
Limnophila aromatica 'hippuroides'
staurogyne sp. purple sadly I couldn't keep this alive
fissedens moss
flame moss
Cryptocoryne Balansae
Cryptocoryne parva
Staurogyne Repens
Ludwigia sp 'red'
a few others I don't know the name of

looking for
Bacopa salzmannii (aka sp. 'Araguaia')
Pogostemon Stellata
Rotala Wallichii

Initial setup
MTS with sand border

capped with sand

crappy pic but it was full

Guard dog

not a guard dog

Updated pic of sump and how it is set up, also have the co2 hooked up and running with my reactor. Not sure how much I like the reactor atm, well see how it goes.

shot of mech and bio with ferts in front

Semper Fi

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