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jimmytruong87 08-30-2013 10:59 PM

Newbie shrimp tank ( heavy pic)
 
20 gallons ( long)
Shrimp : CRS (S-SSS), CBS ( S-SS ) , Tangirine Tiger , BKK
Substrate : ADA amanozia ( 9 litter)
Light: odyssea
Chiller : CPU fan, AC
Filter : eheim 2217 , UGF
Plant: fissidens, mini fissidens, mini pellia , java moss, java fern, Subwassertang,frogbit.
Driftwood : Bonsai (100 % nature wood)
Doping : BT-9, Stout, humic, old sea mud powder, mineral stone
Parameter
PH: 6.0-6.4
TDS: 123
Ammonia :0
Nitrite:0
Nitrate:0
Kh:0-1
GH:4-5

June 26

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http://i42.tinypic.com/t9d176.jpg
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After 24 hrs, water was clear , turn on air pump
http://i42.tinypic.com/1zmkxoi.jpg

Added driftwood
http://i41.tinypic.com/242wiki.jpg

1st week, 50% wc
2nd week, 50% wc
3rd week, 20% wc

After 6 weeks , added bonsai driftwood , fissidens mesh, moss...
http://i44.tinypic.com/2n9ytxe.jpg
http://i42.tinypic.com/2u90n6h.jpg
August 6
I checked parameter of my shrimp tank again

http://i44.tinypic.com/2cniemb.jpg

Completed cycling water .
http://i43.tinypic.com/oqzpky.jpg
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CheyLillymama22 08-31-2013 04:19 AM

Beautiful tank. I'm looking for TT. Lemme know if theyre ever for sale. ;)

wicca27 08-31-2013 04:30 AM

wow that is alot of additives lol and where did you get the bonsai wood

Bananariot 08-31-2013 05:01 AM

I'm wondering if the breakdown and silt from the amazonia will clog those UGF's pretty quickly?

jimmytruong87 08-31-2013 12:42 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Bananariot (Post 4187569)
I'm wondering if the breakdown and silt from the amazonia will clog those UGF's pretty quickly?

I put some matrix media on UGF . I hope it does not break down quickly. This is my first experience , and I still need learn a lot of things from other members

Bananariot 08-31-2013 02:57 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jimmytruong87 (Post 4188497)
I put some matrix media on UGF . I hope it does not break down quickly. This is my first experience , and I still need learn a lot of things from other members

Lol I didnt see that in the pictures so I didn't know you did. Matrix is the right step! Good job and nice lookin tank :D

jimmytruong87 08-31-2013 05:45 PM

More pictures of my shrimp

2x berried CRS
5x berried TT

http://i42.tinypic.com/1247csj.jpg
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Bananariot 08-31-2013 07:01 PM

out of curiosity are you trying to mix them and get tigerbees?

jimmytruong87 08-31-2013 07:06 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Bananariot (Post 4190081)
out of curiosity are you trying to mix them and get tigerbees?

I got some tigerbees, but I'm looking buy Snow White and mix them. I want get fancy tiger shrimp

I<3<*))))>< 08-31-2013 08:13 PM

Beautiful setup... and stunning shrimp!

jimmytruong87 09-02-2013 08:52 PM

Tigerbee ( TT cross CBS )
http://i41.tinypic.com/zlt3jb.jpg

daboss808 09-02-2013 10:29 PM

Beautiful set up!

Where did u get that wood man?! I would like to get something like that. Hawaii doesn't have vendors that have that kind of drift

starfire12 09-03-2013 12:52 AM

I also would like to know where he got the bonsai looking wood from.

Rony11 09-03-2013 09:14 PM

You've aquired a beautiful piece of wood.
Your tanks looks lush green and healthy. :proud:

h4n 09-04-2013 11:02 AM

nice man!

Again where did you get the wood from?


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