The Planted Tank Forum - Reply to Topic
Thread: The 6 Foot Plus Club Reply to Thread
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
01-31-2017 11:17 PM
PEdwards Those were water baths to house the buckets used in my Masters research. We needed to make sure the Texas summer sun didn't boil the plants alive in their buckets.
01-31-2017 01:50 PM
Jack L Hi, What were the 11*11 for?
01-31-2017 12:43 PM
PEdwards 300 gallon deep dimension, 2014

Custom 225, 2010

My old set of 11'x11' "tanks"
01-28-2017 12:09 AM
RichE What lighting are you using on this set up?

Originally Posted by Tributary View Post
Here's my 125:

11-17-2016 06:23 PM
max h A lot of nice tanks in the post. Here's mine, it's an old Oceanic 110g that's a five footer. The first picture is from the beginning of the month after getting everything transferred over. The other picture is from today, I didn't realize how much the plants had grown in a couple of weeks.
11-15-2016 12:39 AM
Cucumber Club Member This is my first planted tank and first tank since I was about ten. I picked up a used 125g and cleaned it up. I found a couple of pieces of driftwood at some local falls and used some Ohko stone. I recently gained an interest in houseplants and that led me to aquatics. The fish are just a bonus!

I'm using a 525gph canister filter, 300W heater and am using a 2' 96w T5 light I already had. I will be looking at adding more light.
11-13-2016 04:43 PM
sadchevy Seems it's time to bring this thread back to the top. I've been seeing more large tanks showing up in the threads lately. I'll have to take some new pictures of mine here soon. I'm currently working on setting up a 12 foot long display that consists of 2-75g and a 150g tall tank. I'm looking at ways to combine the tanks into one 300 gallon tank. Lots of ideas bouncing around in my head on how to do it but nothing that has stuck just yet.
Hopefully it will look like this when done.
06-30-2016 02:05 AM
Originally Posted by Tributary View Post
Here's my 125:

You are doing something right. Looks like your plants are growing like mad. Nice Bows too!
06-30-2016 12:20 AM
FuelingFire Ok I'm subscribing. I got a 8 footer. will do a build thread soon. Just got it now the fun part of getting everything to set it up. glad I saw this so i can learn more about big tanks.
06-26-2016 10:29 PM
Tributary Here's my 125:

06-26-2016 10:02 PM
sadchevy Bumping this back up for the new large tank members.
04-11-2016 06:09 AM
Joshism My back is sore enough working on my 72"X24"X18." I'm doing DSM with DHG. Don't know how your backs feel after planting every strand of grass. Can't imagine working on a 200+ gallon, unless it's with larger plants.
04-11-2016 02:46 AM
sadchevy There is always room for a bigger tank. That couch takes up the space of a 125g, it's got to go. LOL
04-10-2016 08:21 PM
Blackheart Some beautiful tanks! So jealous of you guys! I would love to have a 125 in our house but just don't have the room.
04-10-2016 05:28 PM
Originally Posted by dewalltheway View Post
Those are Jungle Vals
Need me some of those 😜
This thread has more than 15 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome