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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-17-2004, 02:18 AM Thread Starter
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I just went out and spend a very small amount of $$ to try my new experement! Got special kitty litter and some walmart screw in flouresents for my 20g ($11 total). I emptied the tank washed out, them put peat in(very little). I then mixed some sand and KL 50/50 in a bowl and got a 21/2" layer followed but washed gravel. I filled it and put some Hornwort Java fern and ghost shrimp in it to get it goin!! Its workin out fine til I get some root feeders!!! Cant wait. The last thing Im hoping is to get GREAT succes with this experement

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Man! Good to be back! I have been soo consumed with my saltwater tank and school it's just so sad to let my empty fishtanks go to waste!

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-17-2004, 02:30 AM
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What exactly is the experiment? Are you comparing this to something? Measuring water parameters?
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-17-2004, 03:02 AM Thread Starter
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Well no not really just seeing how well the plants grow and proving that yes you can grow in KL

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Man! Good to be back! I have been soo consumed with my saltwater tank and school it's just so sad to let my empty fishtanks go to waste!

----SO LETS GET IT ON!----
Back to the Good side We shall travel!
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-17-2004, 04:33 AM
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Ahh, I see. Thanks. Certainly I've heard enough reports of people growing plants successfully in KL, but it's always interesting to experience it for oneself and--if possible--compare the results with those obtained from other substrates. Good luck!
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Okey

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Man! Good to be back! I have been soo consumed with my saltwater tank and school it's just so sad to let my empty fishtanks go to waste!

----SO LETS GET IT ON!----
Back to the Good side We shall travel!
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-16-2004, 12:28 AM
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UPDATES??????????????

You must have flushed the Xperiment a month later.. or something?

Help control the pet population...spay or neuter people won't spay or neuter their dogs or cats!
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