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Forum: Tank Journals   04-27-2016, 08:48 PM
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Posted By boredincubicle
Update now that it's been up and running a few...

Update now that it's been up and running a few months. Surprised how well things have grown with these stock low light LEDs. I am thinking the placement of the tank in my living room is getting...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-07-2016, 02:59 PM
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Posted By boredincubicle
Your floating plants look like frogbit to me. ...

Your floating plants look like frogbit to me.

I love this scape and use of marimo moss balls. My wife has been itching to have me start up a tank with dawrf/mini species and a ton of marimo moss...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-07-2016, 02:56 PM
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Posted By boredincubicle
Yeah, I have corkscrew val on the left side,...

Yeah, I have corkscrew val on the left side, along with 2 or 3 plants of some other sort of val that I'm not sure of. My hope is now that I don't have my vals growing in super densely, and each plant...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-06-2016, 03:58 PM
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Posted By boredincubicle
Bored's 55 Gallon Low-Tech in progress

Asked for a new led light set for Christmas for my 30 gallon tank and got surprised with a new 55 gallon stand/tank/hood combo. So, now I am starting up this new 55 gallon tank. It's fairly basic for...
Forum: Tank Journals   07-24-2015, 02:14 PM
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Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
The wife and I took pity on this angelfish we saw...

The wife and I took pity on this angelfish we saw at the pet store. It was in a tank with a couple other angels and was taking a bit of a beating. 30 gallon is going to be pushing it when it's full...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   07-09-2015, 03:22 PM
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Views: 1,165,686
Posted By boredincubicle
I have two pieces of driftwood and six anubias...

I have two pieces of driftwood and six anubias plants plus the moss. the plant in front of the "cave entrance" has it's roots tucked under the wood, then I have two plants pinned between the wood and...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   06-25-2015, 03:26 PM
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Posted By boredincubicle
dwarf lily is taking over my tank. ...

dwarf lily is taking over my tank.


http://imgur.com/PgYtcoW.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/cL9Ggds.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals   06-25-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
The dwarf lily is getting pretty crazy. ...

The dwarf lily is getting pretty crazy.


http://imgur.com/PgYtcoW.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/cL9Ggds.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals   06-11-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Thank you. It's nice to see it filling in...

Thank you. It's nice to see it filling in finally. I think the addition of the dwarf lily made a big difference, and it did it quickly too. I am still surprised by how quickly it went from barely...
Forum: Tank Journals   06-11-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
This thing just doesn't stop. Bonus pic of some...

This thing just doesn't stop. Bonus pic of some of my algae crew. Hardly ever get to see my amanos out and about.

http://i.imgur.com/RhErOxI.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/q1YiSkR.jpg
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Forum: Tank Journals   06-08-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
The dwarf lily is really going now ...

The dwarf lily is really going now

http://i.imgur.com/wyyYEr7.jpg
Forum: Tank Journals   05-31-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Thanks! I think it's coming along well. Vans are...

Thanks! I think it's coming along well. Vans are getting pretty thick, though not quite as tall as I expected. Planted a dwarf lily 3 weeks ago that had just started sprouting and it has just taken...
Forum: Tank Journals   04-09-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Tank update. Valisneria is really filling in now....

Tank update. Valisneria is really filling in now. I just got back from a 9 day trip and was happy to see how much it grew.

Also, I picked up a couple of stiphodons 3 weeks ago because I heard...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-06-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Updating a little sooner than I thought I would....

Updating a little sooner than I thought I would. Oh well. I've been dosing excel daily for the past few weeks to try to keep the BBA in check. Haven't had any issues at all with it melting my vals,...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
I dig your setup. Is that just one anubias plant?...

I dig your setup. Is that just one anubias plant? Also, how do you get away with keeping so many rams? I'm guessing that is a fry growout tank? Or are you successfully keeping a bunch together? I...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-19-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Appreciate the kind words. Hope you figure out...

Appreciate the kind words. Hope you figure out your anubias, sorry I'm not more helpful!

Made some final tweaks to my tank. I think after this I am going to let it ride for a while before I...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-18-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
I would think yellow leaves link back to some...

I would think yellow leaves link back to some sort of nutrient deficiency more than anything. I've had some setups where the anubias was fairly close to my lights and never really had issues with...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-17-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
One was a 13w bulb, the other two were 23w bulbs....

One was a 13w bulb, the other two were 23w bulbs. 6500k temperature.

As for the height from the substrate, let's see, the tank is about 16 inches tall, throw in an inch and a half for substrate,...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-17-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Realized my tank looks much better during the day...

Realized my tank looks much better during the day with the lights on, so I snagged a pic. Did a little trimming of the crypts to help clear up some BBA issues I was having. Also trimmed and...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   02-04-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2,016
Views: 1,165,686
Posted By boredincubicle
Here is my low tech 30. I have 2 t5 fixtures up...

Here is my low tech 30. I have 2 t5 fixtures up top, root tabs throughout and usually dose Flourish once a week or so, but have been cutting back after a recent BBA outbreak that came on when I...
Forum: Tank Journals   02-04-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Decided to re-organize my driftwood/anubias set...

Decided to re-organize my driftwood/anubias set up to be more like a little cave. It also gives them something else to check out and swim around. My cories and rams seem to really love it.

Also, I...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-07-2015, 01:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
I wish I knew. Went to visit family for a few...

I wish I knew. Went to visit family for a few days and when I came back he was nowhere to be found.
Forum: Tank Journals   01-06-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Appreciate that. It's been a fun, ever-evolving...

Appreciate that. It's been a fun, ever-evolving project.

I actually haven't even been dosing Excel recently. It hasn't been working out so well with my vals, so I just have seachem root tabs and...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-06-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
Got new t5 bulbs. It had been a while since I...

Got new t5 bulbs. It had been a while since I changed them. While I was at it I removed most of the moss. It was getting out of control and wasn't really sticking tight to the driftwood, so we will...
Forum: Tank Journals   12-22-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,655
Posted By boredincubicle
I have been pretty busy since setting this tank...

I have been pretty busy since setting this tank up. Moved to get married and start a new job, so it hasn't quite received the attention it should get over the last couple of months. I actually went a...
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