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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 07-18-2010, 07:27 PM
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Posted By topjimmy
The substrate is mts with a cap of paver base...

The substrate is mts with a cap of paver base sand from HD. Took for ever to rinse clean but I like the look with that stone. I whish I had planted the HC before i filled the tank. It was hard to...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 07-16-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
I am dosing excel. I know it needs trimmed but I...

I am dosing excel. I know it needs trimmed but I wanted to let it grow in more before I did that. I push new shoots down into the sand, but it is getting kinda thick...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 07-16-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Update: 7.16.10

Hi all,

Just an update on the tank. I think it's looking pretty good.

I have to thank dbossman for the great subwasser and so much more!

...
Forum: Fish 06-29-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By topjimmy
Stocking a cube

Hi all,

I am looking for some advice on stocking my tank, a 1ft cube. I have read a lot of different posts and opinions. I like the idea of some small schooling fish, rummy nose, rasboras etc. ...
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2010, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By topjimmy
The HC seems to be doing well so far. I guess...

The HC seems to be doing well so far. I guess maybe I will try dosing first.
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By topjimmy
To CO2 Or not to C02

Greetings all.

I just started a planted tank at the office.
The stats are 12x12x12 cube
1" MTS capped by sand.
AC20 for filter
mini heater
Hampton Bay sunlight lamp (28w pc) about 4 inches...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-17-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Thanks for the feedback. I updated the prior...

Thanks for the feedback.

I updated the prior pic, the cell phone camera was crap
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-16-2010, 01:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Ok, I redid the rock work and the substrate....

Ok,

I redid the rock work and the substrate. Added some HC, and have some Subwassertang otw.

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Forum: Aquascaping 06-15-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,046
Posted By topjimmy
Very nice. I like the layout a lot.

Very nice. I like the layout a lot.
Forum: Aquascaping 06-14-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 627
Posted By topjimmy
Thanks, HC just came this morn so quick...

Thanks,

HC just came this morn so quick update!

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Forum: Aquascaping 06-14-2010, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 627
Posted By topjimmy
Topjimmy's Mr. Aqua Cube

Hi all,

Just thought I would post here and show the new set up.

For plants I am going to try some HC for carpet/foreground. I was thinking some micro swords up near the rock work and some...
Forum: Substrate 06-13-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 920
Posted By topjimmy
I just set up my 7.5 cube with MTS. I know you...

I just set up my 7.5 cube with MTS. I know you don't have to screen it, but I would highly recommend it. I rinsed mine quite a bit, let it dry, repeat. On the last dry cylce I used window screen...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-05-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Hmm I thought it was a focal point kind of rock. ...

Hmm I thought it was a focal point kind of rock. Maybe some driftwood would look better. I'll have to see what I can find
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-05-2010, 04:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
I see the point of the slope, but won't that much...

I see the point of the slope, but won't that much substrate cause an anaerobic zone?

What plants do you all suggest. I want to do something colorful on the left side, maybe dwarf hairgrass from...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-04-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
No comments?

No comments?
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-03-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Pic as promised. ...

Pic as promised.

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Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 06-02-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Ok so the tank is set up, MTS covered in well...

Ok so the tank is set up, MTS covered in well washed sand. I have some rocks in for hardscape, now I need some plants.

Tank is a 12x12x12 cube, light is the Hampton Bay sunlight lamp. AC20 and...
Forum: Substrate 05-24-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 171,826
Posted By topjimmy
What would all of you use to top off the MTS? I...

What would all of you use to top off the MTS? I was going to use sand, or decomposed granite. I like the look of gravel.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-19-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By topjimmy
I just received the 7.5g I bought from Marine...

I just received the 7.5g I bought from Marine Depot. 12x12x12 cube. Looks awesome. I'm just finishing up some MTS for substrate. I looked at the Finnex 4 also, but I wanted a little more room.
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-14-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By topjimmy
I just bought a 7.5g cube from Marine Depot. $35...

I just bought a 7.5g cube from Marine Depot. $35 +ship
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-12-2010, 03:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
Is there another? :icon_twis

Is there another? :icon_twis
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 05-11-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,068
Posted By topjimmy
7.5 gallon cube: 7.16.10 Updated pics

Greetings all,

I have been reading a lot on this site for a month or so and was hoping to get some help. I am planning a 7.5 cube for my office. I am going to try MTS and sand for a substrate,...
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