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10-12-2014 10:48 AM
Dugsul808 Cool looking moss! what type is it?
10-10-2014 01:43 PM
somewhatshocked Looks pretty great! You can always change it in the future if you want.

I'm loving all that moss.
10-09-2014 07:10 AM
daitran89 Attachment 378177
10-09-2014 05:55 AM
daitran89 Darn, i shouldve went darker haha. I bought a frosted film on amazon and just installed it earlier. It's not too bad, still see the HOB filter ^^

10-05-2014 07:13 PM
somewhatshocked If it were me, I'd go black or as dark as possible to help hide the equipment in the back.

Poster board definitely works well. So does construction paper.

My favorite is cheap adhesive shelf liner. Just use an old gift card or ruler to smooth out the bubbles as you're applying it. Then use a razor blade to trim off the excess. If there are bubbles you can't smooth out, use the blade to slice them and then just stick a bit more of the vinyl on to hide the cut. Has worked really well for me.

Can be picked up at Home Depot or any big box store for less than $10. The most recent kind I've been buying looks like faux leather on the surface but the back (the part that sticks to the tank and is visible) is completely smooth.
10-05-2014 03:41 AM
hunterlook Just ordered a frosted film background for my tank. I'm not big on colors to interfere with the setup but the frosted adds to the modern look of rimless tanks such as yours.
10-05-2014 01:59 AM
TheAnswerIs42 I went to the dollar store and got a bunch of different poster boards of various colours and cut them to size. It was a great experiment and only cost about $6 for 5 different backdrops. At the moment I am loving a dark blue background.
10-05-2014 01:40 AM
daitran89 thanks guys.

what do you guys recommend for a background? What type/color
10-04-2014 09:55 PM
parrottbay Agreed, a solid background is a must on this tank! Looks awesome though!
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This looks terrific!

Gonna add a background of any sort?
09-28-2014 08:08 PM
somewhatshocked This looks terrific!

Gonna add a background of any sort?
09-27-2014 06:56 AM
daitran89 Currently,
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03-17-2014 02:51 AM
Couesfanatic I like option 1
03-17-2014 02:46 AM
daitran89 Mini L, what do you guys think?

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03-15-2014 02:32 AM
daitran89 Sorry for the no updates guys!

Took down my office 4g cube tank last friday because we're in the process of moving to a newer/much larger office =D

Planning to set it up again once we're settled in, probably in couple weeks. Layout will be REALLY simple, mostly driftwood.

I just got my driftwood package from Tom, soo many great selections!!


To be continued....
11-28-2013 05:05 PM
Ebi Moss for years...
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