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|01-13-2014 06:10 PM|
Tank now, have to cut the Alternanthera reineckii it has grown but didn't do so well while I was away for Xmas.
One of my Mama shrimp, I think I have 3 or 4 berried.
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|01-04-2014 05:06 PM|
The official count is 25 fry, I relocated 13 fry maybe 3 weeks ago and another 12 today. They are going into my 27G tank with their mommy and two daddies.
In other news... I now have shrimps in the tank, low grade cherries. Added 10 3 weeks ago, and already I have 3 berried females, I just hope I didn't scare them so bad, when I was hunting the fry, that they dropped the eggs. I'll post a picture next week after I do a trim, don't want to do a trim now, I want to let the shrimpies relax a little first
Growth is not fast in this tank, I don't have CO2 and I don't really put in ferts or Excel. I don't do water changes very often and only add ferts when I do do water changes, mainly I do top offs.
I know I feel ashamed
|12-06-2013 02:39 AM|
I love cories as well, one of my favorite fish - the fry are so cute. Good luck on the pygmies hatching.
Tank looks great, good job on putting it together.
|12-05-2013 11:40 PM|
A new video of the cory fry, I tried to shoot the whole tank but the camera in my phone didn't want to focus so I edited it out
They were just so spritely I had to share
|12-01-2013 06:50 PM|
|12-01-2013 05:02 PM|
Week old corydoras fry.
Sorry for the crappy cellphone pics, I need to get a camera with a macro lens...will do that when my money tree starts blooming
|11-29-2013 05:59 AM|
|fishyjoe24||Nice little tank, I've always had a think for cube tanks.|
|11-26-2013 04:18 PM|
my pygmy cories are spawning in the big tank! I have already saved 3 eggs and placed them in the cube! I love cories SO much!!!
|11-25-2013 02:36 AM|
|Anya||Loving the baby!! <3 Cute build.|
|11-24-2013 10:11 PM|
Originally Posted by Legot View Post
The substrate is from a Belgian company called flamingo, I don't know if you can get it in the States, here is a link to the product on their site
The little balls roll all over if you drop some on the floor, lots of fun cleaning up
|11-24-2013 10:00 PM|
|Legot||What is your substrate??? It looks pretty cool, as does the rest of your tank!|
|11-24-2013 07:00 PM|
we have fry!!!
|11-21-2013 07:02 PM|
Originally Posted by Carlin View Post
The specs are:
outside measurements are 250x250x300 MM that is 10x10x12" aprox.
Cut and polished glass is:
bottom 238mm x 238 mm
front and back 250 mm x 300 mm
sides 238 mm x 300 mm
the glass is 6mm thick.
make sure to get a good "gun" for the tube of silicone, mine broke down in the middle of glueing, I had to do a lot of cleaning up after I put the tank together.
I'll definitely make another one later though
|11-21-2013 03:21 PM|
|Carlin||Hey, how much did the glass cost you? What are the specs on the sheets of glass you used? I want to see if I can get an estimate also.|
|11-21-2013 03:14 PM|
|terrapedes||I think some of the eggs have hatched, but I can't see the fry yet, I think I need to go out and get a magnifying glass. I'm rescuing eggs almost every day now, 4-5 a day these last few days, I hope at least some of them survive.|
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