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post #1 of 40 (permalink) Old 03-04-2013, 07:15 AM Thread Starter
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3.8g Shallow Nano Dat Cliff- flooded 05/21/2013

Hey everyone just posting my DSM progress of my nano

3.8g Shallow 15"x10"x6" DIY
Substrate: Kitty Litter topped with Midnight Black (Substrate Source) and Ocean Tan(Substrate Source) + Osmocote Capsules
Light: Finnex Fugeray 16"
Flora: HC

02/07/2013





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04/24/2013
76 days still DSM looking for a Co2 reg so I can flood this up





05/21/2013
Ok after 3 months of DSM I flooded today due to HC dying yellow spreading same problem as my 60F when it was in DSM not sure why it does that :banghead

Dead HC spreading

Before trim

After trim

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post #2 of 40 (permalink) Old 03-04-2013, 07:17 AM
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I think that's beautiful so far. Really liking that cliff in the right front corner.
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very nice!

what kind of rocks are those? do you plan for any shrimp or small fish?


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They're Yin stones.
Only plant on putting an oto and some shrimps probably pfrs.
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They're Yin stones.
Only plant on putting an oto and some shrimps probably pfrs.

Definitely plan to follow. You did a wonderful job with the layout!

ps- where did you find or buy the stones? I really like them!


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I bought it off locally :/
nice find! Looks much bigger than it is. This will be a haven for shrimps.


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Beautiful. Inspiring scape!

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nice start. Love the stones and layout
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I really like your layout for this tank!

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great looking tank!

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Definitely jealous...lol
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Love the cliff layout. makes the tank bigger than it is.
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Wow, looks great. Can't wait to see this filled up and filled in.
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wow very nice DIY tank. the scape looks effortless.

was the diy challenging?
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