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shrimpzoo 07-28-2013 08:28 AM

shrimpzoo's 30x30x30 Snow white bee starfire cube
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Got myself a 30x30x30 Starfire Cube setup for a decent price.

It included the tank itself, the driftwood, an UP Aqua External 120, a feeding dish, some leftover Netlea substrate, and an IKEA desk light with a blue place mat.

The clean up of buying used stuff (:

The piece of driftwood:

Result of the cleaning:

Placement of driftwood:

Added 3 marimo balls in diagonal formation and 3 cholla wood pieces with a mini java fern on top:

Now I wait a month for the bio-film to establish (:

I'm thinking of either raising high quality snow white/golden bee shrimp or princess bee shrimp :D

Now I save up for whatever shrimp I choose!

deedee71 07-28-2013 10:11 AM

that's beautiful, I love it, so relaxing. do you have a picture of the filter you are using?

shrimpzoo 07-28-2013 03:40 PM

The filter can be seen here:

shrimpzoo 07-29-2013 05:20 AM

Here are pictures of the filter on my tank itself:

Final changes of the tank was adding 3 rocks. Finished tank is now posted on the 1st post.

Decided to make the tank hold Snow White Bees.

Ben. 07-29-2013 06:08 AM

Looks clean and simple, that filter's pretty interesting, HOB but sits below the top of the tank.

deedee71 07-29-2013 11:44 AM

thank you shrimpzoo, I think that filter is brilliant, so unobstusive, plain and simple looking on the outside, but with all those different compartments for filter media, it's really professional, I don't think we can get that filter here in the uk :(

I love the design of your tank. I love everything about it. I will be keeping an eye on this thread :)

deedee71 09-04-2013 11:03 PM

have you got any shrimp to go in it yet? :)

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