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BulletToothBoris 04-08-2013 01:19 PM

My $10 10 gallon.
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Final pic of this tank:

A work in progress: Organic choice with crushed clay pot capped with play sand, Rocks are from my back yard (boiled), Small drift wood from established tank, Crypts, marimos and pennywort. No fauna for about another week.

GMYukonon24s 04-08-2013 03:59 PM

Nice start!

BulletToothBoris 04-08-2013 06:35 PM

Petco $1 per gallon sale!

BulletToothBoris 04-09-2013 01:16 PM

Almost done
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All plants are in. Doing a water change tonight using water from my other tank so I can start adding fauna.

AguaTropical 04-09-2013 06:55 PM


Originally Posted by BulletToothBoris (Post 3067410)
Petco $1 per gallon sale!

Love that sale! Can't beat it...

Unless its free of course...but still!!!

scapegoat 04-09-2013 06:56 PM


Originally Posted by AguaTropical (Post 3077282)
Love that sale! Can't beat it...

Unless its free of course...but still!!!

i'd rather spend $10 to get a fresh and clean 10g haha.

I picked up three to raise fry...

BulletToothBoris 04-10-2013 01:17 PM

All done for now.
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Just a betta, 1 ghost shrimp, 1 huge mystery snail and 4 trumpet snails.

CivicSiR 04-10-2013 07:44 PM

Looks good. Wow, $1/gallon sale.. awesome. Wish they had it at Petsmart in Vancouver area. I got my 10gallon tank at petsmart two months ago for $28+12% tax.

Hilde 04-11-2013 12:27 PM

Great start! Beware you will probably get bored with the 10G and want to upgrade.

What are the lights?

BulletToothBoris 04-11-2013 01:23 PM

2 clip on aquarium LEDs. $9 each at Mijers (kinda like walmart).

herns 04-11-2013 01:44 PM

Re: My $10 10 gallon.
How are the plants doing with led lights so far?

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BulletToothBoris 04-11-2013 02:44 PM

All those crypts came from a single potted plant raised with 1 LED clip on and in regular gravel.

BulletToothBoris 05-22-2013 10:55 PM

10 gal update...
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Added hornwort a while ago and it took off.

BulletToothBoris 07-20-2013 06:49 PM

Redirt and scape of my 10 g.
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Getting the hang of this.

BulletToothBoris 08-07-2013 07:35 PM

Added amazon sword...
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Getting ready for some rasboras.

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