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11-02-2012 12:21 AM
duff Wow, that a great sized tank! (you have about 125g or so) We need an updated picture soon!
11-02-2012 12:13 AM
atticus22 Thanks I've since filled out the water section with a few plants too.

Its 3ft (H) x 3ft (L) x 2ft (D), not sure what that is in gallons!
11-01-2012 02:17 PM
Fishies_in_Philly
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Atticus22 - Beautiful tank, What an amazing home you have for your snake and fish!

Bill - Love the start of your "decorations" Quite a progressive look you've got going in outlining the land and water sections
Yeah, i was trying to keep it simple and festive....lol
11-01-2012 04:10 AM
duff Atticus22 - Beautiful tank, What an amazing home you have for your snake and fish!

Bill - Love the start of your "decorations" Quite a progressive look you've got going in outlining the land and water sections
11-01-2012 12:27 AM
Fishies_in_Philly thought i would post another of my vivs. this one is almost complete, a rock or two, some leaf litter and this will look KILLER!!
11-01-2012 12:12 AM
Fishies_in_Philly that viv is truly stunning!! that is one lucky snake what size? it looks to be about 90g??
Shrimpster, looks like a neon or cardinal from here, but i can't find my glasses, so it could be a freaking pleco for all i know....LOL
10-31-2012 11:27 PM
Soothing Shrimp Wow! What's that blue/red fish below?
10-31-2012 08:39 PM
atticus22 Heres my Green Tree Python paludarium

10-31-2012 08:30 PM
Fishies_in_Philly Look at Duff rocking the vivs!! If you ever trim the hydrocoytle, let me know i think it's a disease Duff, once you do one, you want to do more. My next projects are a 40b palu and a 29b palu, maybe a 15 carnivorous terrarium.
10-31-2012 08:01 PM
Wy Renegade Those are all cool! I'd love to see a thread on one or all. You know, that is how we all roll, steal a little bit of an idea for here and there and pretty soon you got your own little creation. Once you start, they just keep on evolving. My newest projects are a couple of 40Bs and a 30B. The 40s are paludariums, and the 30 I'm not sure on yet, but it might end up being a semi riparium.
10-31-2012 07:29 PM
duff Thanks Bill, Now I want a tank as big as yours!!!! Love your set up - it is amazing what blobs of foam turn into I think I am addicted to paludariums!

Wy - Life got in the way of a thread and I keep meaning to do one - maybe I'll get the gumption up this weekend. Thank you for the kind words!

I love both of your set up and the Orchid blooms you've had are stunning! Your original details on your plumbing was a great help to me.

Here is the other small tank I just set up over the last few weeks with a much larger water area this time around


The the little collection I started:
10-31-2012 05:36 PM
Wy Renegade Very nice duff, were is the thread on that one?

Couple of mine;

The Bog: 20gal Long Turtle tank Paludarium (home to assorted macroinvertes and crayfish, occassionally some minnows);


The Chorus frog Paludarium: DIY drilled 30gal aquarium (home to chorus frogs, swamp darters, and lots of invertebrates both micro and macro);


10-31-2012 05:17 PM
Fishies_in_Philly I'm with don, it looks "ok" for a little tank seriously, that looks great duff. Nice job!!
10-31-2012 12:27 PM
duff Awe, thanks Crazydaz! It was sad looking in the beginning but somehow it's actually turned out good! It's actually a ZooMed 12x12x18. A fellow terrarium enthusiast asked for a build overview of my little tank a while back for his web site. This will show the progression from start to finish (the picture above was taken over the weekend).

I too love the hydrocotyle and HC emersed, and they both grow like little weeds. I could never get the Hydrocotyle to grow well below water apparently the trick was to try it above water. The Hydro and HC started out as just a few little sprigs and in 4 months they have all but taken over.

http://www.terrariumbuilding.com/duff-terrarium/

This shot is the closest one I have to a full shot showing the sides.
10-31-2012 02:21 AM
crazydaz Meh...that looks "OK," duff.

JK!! Wow! Do you have a shot including the some of the frame of the glass? I'm having a difficult time getting my orientation for it. Looks amazing, though!! I always love hydrocotyle species...such a delicate looking plant, even though it grows like a weed!!!
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