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Old 09-25-2013, 04:31 AM   #5
DrewWoodside
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I'm in NYC and the big window it's next to is a Northern window.. Any idea how that might affect it in terms of light amount? I'm gonna pay attention tomorrow and see how many hours of really good sunlight it gets. I hope I get enough light to support this no-tech Nano!

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Originally Posted by Seedreemer View Post
I think you might need more light actually. I'm in Florida and have a pint-sized no-tech bowl in a southern window that gets sun off and on all day and it's doing really well. Sand bottom, pennywort, oscmocote granules in the sand. I have to rub off a clear slime coat on rim each week but otherwise it's as clear as the day I set it up. I do a 100% water change each week just because it's so easy. Pics are in the low tech forum.

Years ago I also had a 29g in a western window that did wonderfully with hot blazing afternoon sun.
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