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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 05:06 AM Thread Starter
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My Ebi

This has been the best tank ever! The only thing Fluval about it is the glass.

Tank:
8G Fluval Ebi
Flourite substrate
Seachem root tabs, and full Seachem line of liquid ferts, plus Vitro line to fill in the blanks

Filtration:
Zoomed 501 Filter, soon to be replaced my Eheim 2211

CO2:
CO2 injected with solenoid and glass diffuser, inline reactor is on the way in the mail.

Lighting:
2 26W CFL 6500K

Flora:
HC, Hairgrass, Blyxa Japonica, Ludwigia Repens, Rotala Wallichi, Rotala Rotundifolia

Fauna:
CPDs, Neon Tetras, Cherry Shrimp(Currently breeding like....well shrimp lol)

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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 05:34 AM
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nice carpet! cant wait to see this tank when it fills in. what co2 setup do you have?
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post #3 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-29-2013, 07:03 AM Thread Starter
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Thank you! I can't wait either.
My co2 is actually a DIY paintball tank with an azoo regulator and magnetic solenoid.
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Looks great so far! Should grow in really nicely. The plants in the right corner should create a great dynamic once they get tall.

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Your HC looks great! Good job.
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Excellent tank. Love the carpet. Great start, when it fills in it'll be awesome. Good job!

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did u just change the water or your plants pearling like crazy?

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post #8 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 01:58 PM
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did u just change the water or your plants pearling like crazy?
I don't see any pearling? Looks like normal CO2 being diffused to me?

Nice tank!


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post #9 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 10:15 PM Thread Starter
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It's just co2, but by the middle of the day, the HC pearls like crazy!
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post #10 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-30-2013, 10:54 PM
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Nice looking tank!

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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 03-31-2013, 08:03 AM
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nice!

what brand is that lighting? i know the original light it comes with are 13w cfl, but 2 x 26w cfl. very nice
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post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 04-01-2013, 05:57 AM Thread Starter
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nice!

what brand is that lighting? i know the original light it comes with are 13w cfl, but 2 x 26w cfl. very nice
The fixtures are Finnex with 2 GE CFL 6500K, These plants love these bulbs!
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