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06-30-2015 05:48 PM
du3ce My 125 had about for 3 months now

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06-29-2015 11:12 PM
jimbo662
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Just starting out

Love that look you have going on!
06-29-2015 10:36 PM
KnH
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I like that look! How are the "roots" supported?
4x4 slate tile with SS screw
06-29-2015 10:32 PM
jimbo662 Updated pics of mine.
06-29-2015 09:06 PM
Jeffopentax
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Just starting out




I like that look! How are the "roots" supported?


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06-29-2015 08:52 PM
sadchevy Nice looking tanks. Welcome to the club. Remember people.........the 4 and 5 footers, 100 gallons and over are welcome also. Keep them coming.
06-29-2015 08:23 PM
KnH Just starting out

06-26-2015 03:54 AM
Sky817 Here is my 100 gallon. 5 month old. I need to rescape. My plants is all over the place lol
06-21-2015 12:33 AM
dewalltheway
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nice, what is the moss type plant along the front?
The moss I grow in the front is called Peacock moss. I put a layer of it on rocks and then use a hair net and stretch it over and wind it tight in the back. It then grows out.
03-31-2015 12:27 AM
jimbo662 Hey, I get to join another club...picked up my 6 footer on Sat so I've still got a long way to go.
03-31-2015 12:01 AM
Jack L
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Here is my 6 footer...always trying to improve







And filter setup behind the tank in my fish room


nice, what is the moss type plant along the front?
03-09-2015 04:22 AM
Blackheart sweet thread
03-08-2015 09:01 PM
BeardedCrow81

I'm planning on turning this 6 footer into a planted, but will take much time.

I am working on a 120 gallon planted, but it's a 4 footer, but just added water (mistake as people say I should of planted before adding water). Lesson learned.
03-08-2015 07:12 PM
fishwife To the OP, THANK YOU!

I inquired years ago about starting a separate sub-forum for larger tanks, since most of the scapes you see on here are for smaller tanks. Larger tanks just pose different challenges for aquascaping, lighting, and filtration.

My tank's only 5 feet long (100 gallon), so I cant be a member of the 6-foot club. Still, I'm getting some great ideas here. Thanks to everyone for sharing.
03-08-2015 04:02 PM
AGUILAR3
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That hole is probably where the return is supposed to go. And you would need to use a sump with that tank - or remove the overflow, patch the hole in the bottom, and pray (most likely a bad idea).

However, a sump is a great idea, so...there you go. I am not partial to the bottom-drain overflow design, but there are plenty who use it.
Thanks for the response.

I've been reading up on the use of the Dorso standpipe with internal overflows. When done right, a sump is not so scary after all. It's the external siphon overflows that I don't like. Not too crazy about the side return though...If that is indeed the 180 that's drilled on the side.

BTW, you would think a tank this size would have dual overflows.
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