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Old 11-18-2012, 12:02 PM   #20
spidernids
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Ok, so here I am going to document what I have in this tank, so I don't forget.

Tank:
27 gallon Marineland Cube

Lights:
(2) Marinland Doublebright LED
On for 8 hours

Filter:
(1) Aqueon QuietFlow 30 with prefilter

Substrate:
(2) bags EcoComplete Black
(1) bag Onyx Sand

Plants:
(8) CLOVER, FOUR LEAF (Marsilea quadrifolia) 2" pots
(20) Sagittaria, Dwarf Subulata (Sagittaria subulata)
(12) Cryptocoryne, Wendtii, Red (Cryptocoryne wendtii)
(3) Sword, Rosette (Parviflorus parviflorus 'Tropica')
(10) Sagittaria, Subulata (narrow leaf)(Sagittaria subulata)
(1) Sword, Amazon (Echinodorus bleheri)
(10) of : Vallisneria, Corkscrew (Vallisneria americana var. biwaensis)
(4) Anacharis Narrow Leaf (Egeria najas)

Fish:
(12) Glowlight Tetra
(4) Otocinclus
(5) Julii Corydoras
(<5) Red Cherry Shrimp
(0?) Tiger Shrimp
(<5) Thai Micro Crab
(<3) Orange Bee Shrimp
(<5) Amano Shrimp
(5) Indian Whisker Shrimp

Fertilizer dosing:
Once a week
Yields ~ ppm: 5.25 NO3, 1.6 PO4, 7.4 K, 1.37 Ca, 0.41 Mg, 0.02 Fe
-0.325 tsp SeaChem Equilibrium (dose on different day of macros)
-1.625 tsp Flourish Nitrogen (8 ml)
-7.25 tsp Flourish Phosphorous (36 ml)
-0.875 tsp Flourish Potassium (4.5 ml)

Water Parameters:
Ammonia = 0 ppm
Nitrite = 0 ppm
Nitrate = < 20 ppm
GH = 75
KH = 180
pH = 8.4

Last edited by spidernids; 11-25-2012 at 10:03 PM..
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