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post #1 of (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 08:38 AM Thread Starter
Omegatron
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Iwagumi in a Juwel Trigon 190

Hi,

Last week I started removing my old 'scape' to start over with my first iwagumi scape.

Specs:

Aquarium:
Juwel Trigon 190

Light:
28w 590mm Juwel Day
28w 590mm Dennerle Color Plus
28w 590mm Dennerle Special plant
24w 438mm Juwel Day

Filter:
Eheim Professionel 3 2071

C02:
Currently DIY Co2 but im gonna buy a Co2 set in a couple of weeks.


Substrate:
JBL Aquabasis Plus
JBL Manado

Stones:
Ohko stones

Flora:
Hemianthus Callitrichoides
Eleocharis Acicularis
Eleocharis Vivipara

Fauna (not in the tank yet, since its just starting up):
2x Ottociniclus Affinis
8x Caridina japonica

I have no other fish yet but I have set my eye on the Paracheirodon simulans.


Some pictures of my previous layout:





So i cleaned out my tank:



I used black cardboard to put behind my aquarium:



Turnsout its not black enough for my taste (if some have ideas of what to use let me know).

The substrate:



The Ohko stones:



After a lot of thinking changing, changing and changing it again it turned out this whas the layout i was gonna use:






After planting this is the result till now:


Last edited by Omegatron; 02-20-2013 at 08:55 AM. Reason: added info
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