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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2013, 06:30 AM Thread Starter
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1g nano jug

So I got a new idea for a tank and while the logistics and maintenance of doing upkeep on this tank will be awful I still think it will be a neat idea.

For lighting I will be using a Cree cool white LED w/ a 90 degree lens mounted in the cap.

I will be using an air stone for circulation in the tank

i will also most likely be using EI dosing and excel since this will be a medium - high light tank.

I was thinking of keeping some Red cherry shrimp and maybe a few nerite snails as the stock in the tank

Keeping in mind that there will be a 1" opening to work with what are some good options as far as plants for a tank such as this? I was thinking a few options might be some myrio filligree and Star repens to start but would like some other suggestions.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2013, 08:49 AM
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awesome looking idea.

....looks like a biznatch to plant..
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2013, 10:22 AM
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Will be so hard to plant. End product will look great though
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-27-2013, 12:14 PM
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i'm a little scared for you because of that small opening but I can't wait to see you transform it
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