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post #1 of 23 (permalink) Old 03-31-2013, 11:12 PM Thread Starter
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Evolve 8

Here's just a quick run through of my Evolve 8 tank,

24W PC 6500K lighting

Built in overflow and 100GPH pump as filtration

200W Aqueon 200w heater set on 78F

No co2

Flora:
Dwaf water lettuce
Hygrophilia polysperma
Dwarf sag
Ludwigia broad leaf
Rotala indica
Anubias nana
Jungle Val
Windelov java fern

Fauna:
2 Dwarf neon gouramis, who just got done with a bubble nest!

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post #2 of 23 (permalink) Old 03-31-2013, 11:14 PM Thread Starter
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Here's a quick pic of the bubble nest, alot bigger but that's all I could capture with my camera


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Whats the substrate?
A thin layer of fluval stratum capped with an inch of black flouite
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I can't wait to see it when its grown in more!

110g Tropical Community & Sakura Shrimp
55g BN Breeding Grounds, Peacock Gudgeons, Panda, Pygmies, & Smudge Spot Cories, Rili Shrimp
10g RCS and show guppies

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Re: Evolve 8

Your tank looks great! Keep it up and keep us posted on updates.

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Nice tank Jared!

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Got one of those small air powered HOB tanks, might put some shrimp in their or something or just make it a moss grow out tank
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Here's the Male gourami
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Nice gouramis!

110g Tropical Community & Sakura Shrimp
55g BN Breeding Grounds, Peacock Gudgeons, Panda, Pygmies, & Smudge Spot Cories, Rili Shrimp
10g RCS and show guppies

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What brand of light are you using?
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What brand of light are you using?
A fluval 13W CFL light

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Finally some movement on the dwarf sag carpet


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So cool.
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Here's a full shot of the Bubble nest


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