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CL 02-14-2009 03:09 AM

CL's ADA Mini-M- CRS Tank
 
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Well, I've had this tank waiting on me to set it up for some time. It took me about 2 months to get all of the equipment. It's kinda spars ATM because I'm just using extra plants from other tanks, not much hc bc it's just some I had growing in a window in an unfertilized jar with sand capped mud as the substrate :hihi: Before pictures, the boring part, the specs:

Tank
ADA Mini M (36X22X26 cm LXWXH)

Lighting
27 Watt 6500K hampton bay light

Filtration
Eheim 2213 with CAL Aqua Nano Lily pipes

CO2
Pressurized via 5LB tank with a Dazs Nano CO2 Diffuser

Substrate
ADA Aquasoil Amazonia

Fertilization
EI Method with Dry ferts

Stand
Cinder Blocks with a Pine board on the top

Hardsape
Manzanita Wood

Flora
Ammania sp. Bonsai
Anthraxon sp.
HC
Blyxa Japonica
Mystery Java fern

Possible Future Fauna
White Cloud Mountain Minnows
Otos
Snowball Shrimp
Amano Shrimp

Now, The more fun part:
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Craigthor 02-14-2009 03:30 AM

looking good.

ddtran46 02-14-2009 03:33 AM

I am liking where this is heading.:thumbsup:

Ugly Genius 02-14-2009 03:39 AM

Cool deal, cl! It'll be neat to see a wood only 'scape.

What's Mystery Java Fern?

CL 02-14-2009 03:44 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Ugly Genius (Post 786900)
Cool deal, cl! It'll be neat to see a wood only 'scape.

What's Mystery Java Fern?

You have to guess as to which flavor it is.


JK, IDK, it has stayed small since I got it (like May of last year) as a little hitch-hiker with only about 6 leaves but I'm not sure as to what it is... We'll see

ZooTycoonMaster 02-14-2009 04:03 AM

Another tank?!?!:icon_eek:

How's the Dasz diffuser working? I'm debating on if I should get it or not

CL 02-14-2009 04:37 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ZooTycoonMaster (Post 786923)
Another tank?!?!:icon_eek:

How's the Dasz diffuser working? I'm debating on if I should get it or not

It's great! Impressive quality. :thumbsup:

catfishbi 02-14-2009 04:48 AM

looks good I like your setup very clean :D

CL 02-14-2009 04:59 AM

Oh, and the najas is only there for cycling ;)

Ugly Genius 02-14-2009 02:41 PM

Oh, I see. The Mystery Java Fern is like a box of chocolates...

chase127 02-14-2009 02:43 PM

a heart shaped box of chocolates?? ;)

its looking great already, those pipes are cleaaaaaaaan! i think we need to make a Mini M club :proud:

Ugly Genius 02-14-2009 02:52 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by chris127 (Post 787085)
a heart shaped box of chocolates?? ;)

its looking great already, those pipes are cleaaaaaaaan! i think we need to make a Mini M club :proud:

If we do, we'll call it:

The Pimp-em Club
Straight pimpin' since 2009
- ADA Mini-M -

Craigthor 02-14-2009 02:56 PM

I want in :)

chase127 02-14-2009 03:18 PM

hahaha alright give me a minute....

chase127 02-14-2009 03:32 PM

YOU! have been recruited. Join the Mini M force :proud:




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