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11-08-2011 03:22 PM
JessDay06 I have the same tank!!! I just set it up and am SUPER excited! Does your HOB that came with it do a good job? And the light?
11-08-2011 03:14 PM
Bigga514 Great tank i took the time to go trough it, must say you convinced/taught me diy co2(off to craft store!!) and im eager to try!!!
12-22-2009 06:23 AM
C2C did you take out the wood?
06-01-2009 01:32 PM
Phoenix-cry I did paint the back, black with some acrylic. I'll try to get a close up in the next few days!
06-01-2009 11:11 AM
Reginald2 Looks great. Did you paint the back? That pellia looks great, could you post a close up of it?
05-21-2009 01:14 PM
Phoenix-cry I'm constantly at the LFS! :giggle:
05-21-2009 12:29 PM
fastfreddie I love this little tank! You must visit the LFS a lot! You always have something new in your tanks!
05-14-2009 01:06 PM
Phoenix-cry Thanks! I got them from a friend who has bred so many he's using them as feeders!!

I got that pellia for free at a pet shop, it was looking sad and now it's all happy, I just love it!
05-14-2009 04:46 AM
ClPat Great Fish, I love the look of those!
I see your foreground's coming along great. Cool
05-11-2009 11:12 PM
Phoenix-cry My shrimp are way camera shy. Here's how the tank is growing.

Here's one of the new fish that are living in here with my shrimp. They are Tiger Endlers Livebearers.

05-09-2009 08:18 PM
ClPat cool
05-09-2009 03:11 PM
Phoenix-cry the algae is all gone and the plants look great! giggle.
05-09-2009 02:52 PM
ClPat Wow that sucks...but hopefully the CRS will start breeding again. And don't feel embarassed, no one makes no mistakes. At least now you know to watch your excel dosing carefully. Did you at least get rid of the algae? Anyways, great tank and journal.
05-08-2009 11:05 PM
Phoenix-cry As embarassed as I am the babies were all killed...accidently by me. I had this strange algae in the picotope and thought that an overdose of excel would take care of it. did, but all the babies are gone now even though the adults made it. So now I'm waiting for them to breed again.
05-08-2009 09:07 PM
equi_design I just wanted to say I enjoyed your journal. How are the baby shrimps coming along?

Thanks for the great photos & inspiration. (And my "zoo" chores take about an hour each morning too. Dogs, birds, fish, hedgie & orchids)
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