Jmowbray's Hi Tech. 72 Bowfront
- 72 Bow front
- DIY pine, stained w/ light oak and farnish.
- 48" T5HO Quad Deluxe 216W (4x 54W), 6700K lamps w/ built in bluemoon leds
> 2 lamps from 9:00am - 6:00pm
> 2 lamps (noon burst) from 12:00am - 2:30pm
- Sunsun (not sure of the model at this time)
- Aquariumplants.com Electronic Regulator
- 10 lb tank
- Milwaukee SMS122 pH controller
- Hydor 300W Inline
- Flourite - 3 x 20lb Bags (3 inches in back-> 1.5 inches in front)
- Jave Moss
-- Limnophila aromatica
- Java fern
- hygro difformis variegated
- Red Rotala macrandra
- Alternanthera reineckii 'roseafolia'
- Pogostemon erectum
- Echinodorus Angustifolia
- Myriophyllum Mattogrossense
- Cabomba caroliiniana
- Hygrophila corymbosa 'angustifolia'
- Hydrotriche Hottoniflora
- Amazon sword
- Hygrophila polysperma 'Rosanervig'
- Echinodorus tenellus
- Riccia fluitans
- Utricularia gibba
Special thanks to the following people for selling me their plants: Blackwidow, bgz, TheCryptKeeper, Alan_j_t, Joraan, jinsei888, and mle.
- pond snail(s)
- 3 Otos.
- 8 Emerald Corys
- 50 Green Neon Tetras
Jmowbray's High Tech. 72 Bowfront
Equipment in Pictures (left to right)
- White household sediment filter (inline CO2 reactor)
- Black canister w/ cord (Jebo UV sterilizer)
- Black canister far right (300W Hydor Inline heater)
- White and blue canister (Sunsun Canister filter)
(Need to still hook up the CO2 system, it just got in yesterday)
Cool - an aquarium with jungle animals on parade! (:icon_bigg). Will you be putting a background on the tank? You shoudl also consider raising up that power strip in case of water leaks/drips. Nice job on the stand, by the way. Can't wait to see where you go with this.
Yep that's an older picture. I have half of the moss wall on the tank done. It looks like I might have to wait a while to get some more moss though, so it's only going to be 3/4 done for a little while.
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You need to update your pics, I want to see it planted! I love bowfront tanks.
That's a very nice DIY stand. Bowfront stands are especially difficult :)
On a side note...How do you modify the thread title?
Then click "go advanced"
That only changes the post heading not the thread.
This is my new piece of Driftwood/sunken wood that my brother and I brought up from the bottom of the lake this past weekend. I has been washed and treated. The plants are not planted just weighted down. Sorry for the cloudy pics. the fluorite got stirred up. I will take some better ones tonight. I'm going to need help with plant placement as soon as I get better pics. All the plants you see are thanks to cryptkeeper. He defiantly out did himself. Thanks again.
The left 1/4 of the back wall also needs to have a section of moss for it. Once the other 3/4 fill in I will be triming placing some more there. there is also java fern and anubias that are currently floating in the tank that will be tied to the wood.
No one wants to see my new Driftwood?
+1 on the driftwood.
Thanks at least some one seen it. It took a long time to obtain. Diving in a dense underwater forest is very hard let alone trying to get such a big piece of DW to the surface.
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