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08-29-2013 06:32 PM
thesawguy Water Sprite World
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12-02-2012 03:10 PM
thesawguy
09-30-2012 02:31 PM
thesawguy Occupants moved to a new 38 gallon. Tank moved to the basement. A brood of kribensis juveniles moved in.
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09-01-2012 12:47 AM
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05-11-2012 02:07 AM
thesawguy Painted the background black with a little blue tint. Swapped out the blue betta for my super delta who was getting a little beat up by a CPO. Vallisnera died back a lot, narrow leaf anacharis clippings from my 30 gallon didn't work out. Cardinal plant was looking sad so I moved it up to the 30 gallon with higher light. Piled the two pieces of drift wood together and added a third to create the new mound. I like it much better now and so does my wife.
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04-22-2012 04:59 AM
Hilde
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What exactly is all involved in a real CO2 setup?
Info I collected on it -
Don't get an oxygen filled tank. Refills at diving/scuba stores, liquor stores. Needle Valve brass instead of copper. Co2 won't chemically eat it up too fast Recommend replacing it every 12-18 months.
Here more info
04-22-2012 01:45 AM
thesawguy
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looking really good! you should try to get a snap of that killifish!
I borrowed a decent camera just so I could get this shot for you, I could only nab one of the three in the tank, they don't know how to stop and pose):
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Also bought some needle leaf java fern from user Chicken:
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04-20-2012 03:56 PM
mattrt09 looking really good! you should try to get a snap of that killifish!
04-20-2012 03:50 PM
thesawguy
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Love the improvements . I have saved pic of your tank in my flickr account.
Thanks for all the encouragement Hilde!
04-20-2012 03:31 PM
Hilde Love the improvements . I have saved pic of your tank in my flickr account.
04-19-2012 06:05 PM
thesawguy Did a water change and added the background. I'm not in love with it but I can see my lantern eyed killifish a lot better (I wish my camera could).
04-19-2012 05:33 PM
Hilde
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I'm first trying a light blue, since I have the paint left over from painting my bedroom.
You could use silk fabric. Find taping it on cardboard and the cardboard onto the tank with gorilla or duck tape works. I like it for there's more variety and it's so easy to change.
04-19-2012 12:37 PM
thesawguy
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Maybe something dark, like a black back to contrast the green better?

What kind of betta is that?
Just finished painting a piece of wood for the background, while I like the idea of black or brown, I'm first trying a light blue, since I have the paint left over from painting my bedroom.

I don't know what kind of betta it is, my wife bought it a couple of years ago and I just asked her and she say's, "it's a blue one." I guess the tag just said male betta.
04-17-2012 04:34 AM
LB79 Definitely dark. I like dark brown the best, but any dark color works.
04-17-2012 04:22 AM
Relativistic Maybe something dark, like a black back to contrast the green better?

What kind of betta is that?
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