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04-10-2015 03:27 AM
tylergvolk Are you injecting co2 inline from each side of the tank? You must don't have much flow with an additional power head... I'm curious as to how much co2 is injected. Bps. Do you like the ph controller?
04-02-2015 08:09 PM
andrewss this tank is soooooo nice
04-02-2015 07:31 PM
Mikeygmzmg Excellent work on this man. It's great to see a fellow scaper go with a canopy too. I have always loved canopys to seal if off kind of like a picture frame.
04-02-2015 07:26 PM
jimbo662 Gorgeous tank!!! My only issue is I can't click on a pic to enlarge it! :-)

I would love for my tank to turn out like this.
04-02-2015 06:59 PM
jart Wow! Subscribed! Will try to find the time this evening to read through the details (baby crying ATM...)
06-15-2014 06:55 PM
klibs That tank is GREEN! Plants look very healthy! I also dig the angels - want to try to grow out some larger angels in my tank eventually...
Also i love the lotus, they add a great contrast.
04-05-2014 12:20 AM
MWebee Wow that looks amazing! Loving the lotus!
04-04-2014 11:35 PM
exv152 Just a couple more update pics



04-03-2014 02:45 PM
AquaAurora Beautiful angles, and gorgeously lush tank!!
04-03-2014 01:15 PM
petn Lovely looking. In the process of setting up very simillar one. Well done

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04-03-2014 03:14 AM
rezco
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Thanks for the kind words to all.

The water perameters - pH of 6.8 pre co2, and 6.2 after co2 injection (sitting still for 48hrs the pH is 7.4). KH is 2, nitrates of approx 20-40, TDS is between 150-300ppm. I donít test for nutrient parameters. I use PPS PRO dosing, total root tabs from aquariumplants.com. The tank has been setup since the summer of 2011. Next step will be to redo the substrate with all ADA amazonia, and a switch to LEDs at some point.
OK thank you. Your dKH is lower than what I aim for but its obviously working well. I will also try the switch to T5HO and hope for better results.
04-02-2014 08:16 PM
exv152
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This is beautiful. Can you share some details about the water parameters? CO2, nutrient parameters, and fert dosing schedule, and most importantly how long has it been setup with these plants. My tanks have usually run into trouble after 6 -12 months due to nutrient overload and require deep gravel cleaning to reset.
Thanks for the kind words to all.

The water perameters - pH of 6.8 pre co2, and 6.2 after co2 injection (sitting still for 48hrs the pH is 7.4). KH is 2, nitrates of approx 20-40, TDS is between 150-300ppm. I don’t test for nutrient parameters. I use PPS PRO dosing, total root tabs from aquariumplants.com. The tank has been setup since the summer of 2011. Next step will be to redo the substrate with all ADA amazonia, and a switch to LEDs at some point.
04-02-2014 07:04 AM
the_Chad BAM, defiantly tamed the jungle Looks great!
04-02-2014 06:29 AM
Crazy4discus Beautiful setup you have there!
04-02-2014 12:52 AM
rezco This is beautiful. Can you share some details about the water parameters? CO2, nutrient parameters, and fert dosing schedule, and most importantly how long has it been setup with these plants. My tanks have usually run into trouble after 6 -12 months due to nutrient overload and require deep gravel cleaning to reset.
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