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post #181 of 187 (permalink) Old 03-19-2013, 08:38 AM
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thats nice.....love the video too....

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post #182 of 187 (permalink) Old 03-19-2013, 02:31 PM
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Did you remove the glosso? I couldn't tell in the last pic you posted.

Amazing tank. I just got my little Fluval Spec V in the mail yesterday and am still deciding on a carpet plant.
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post #183 of 187 (permalink) Old 03-19-2013, 03:24 PM
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First of all, amazing scape.

I do have a question about the green neons...how long have they been in? and are they doing well without any shade or plant cover?
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post #184 of 187 (permalink) Old 12-17-2013, 03:12 AM
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Very nice work.

I am interested in how your did your background.

Could you show us a photo of the blue card and the t8 backlighting?
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post #185 of 187 (permalink) Old 12-17-2013, 01:23 PM
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Never mind, I found a picture after I went through this thread again.
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post #186 of 187 (permalink) Old 12-17-2013, 02:58 PM
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seiryu stone.

Originally Posted by Aphyosemion View Post
I really liked the second rock layout with the 2 focal points, rather than one big one, but I appear to be in the minority.
Either way, it looks like it is going to be amazing.
Where did you get those stones, by the way? Did you order them online? I really like the way they look, but I don't remember ever seeing anything like that at my LFS.
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post #187 of 187 (permalink) Old 02-10-2014, 12:51 AM
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Originally Posted by icepotato89 View Post
i made this tank really low maintenance now, lighting is only 6hrs. i water change and fertilize about once a month and trim maybe every 3 months. everything is so much easier than before... believe it or not i havnt cleaned the glass pipes in about 3 months.

wow, amazing .
Could you tell me how you change the setup to low maintenance?
Do you keep the same light as before and just shorten the lighting time to 6hours? Or you have to raising the light higher to reduce its power?
Really want to make my tank like this! Thanks!

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