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The *BEST* (Tom Barr's) low-tech start-up tank method. Easy to read beginner's guide!

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Originally Posted by scapegoat View Post
in all honesty, this isnt convincing me that this is the "best" anything.

In reality, i understand that a lot of that had to do with plant choices... but it really went from eye catching to drab.
I believe the first pic is with co2 and higher lighting but then converted to low tech...don't quote me on that though, but if you think about it, high tech is obviously more striking than low tech.

55 Gallon Planted

Fish
3 GBR, 2 Bolivian Rams, 1 Juvenile Super Red BN Plecos, 9 Oto Catfish, 9 Bloodfin Tetras
Plants
Rotala Indica, Cardamine, Crypt Spiralis, Pygmy Chain Swords, Dwarf Sag, Lutea Crypt, Wendtti Bronze and Red, and Floating Frogbit
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