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Old 01-10-2013, 05:14 PM   #1
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Default Chi 5 Gallon. So now what?

So to all the gurus. What now?
Equipment.
Lighting 5 watt Led 6500k Desk lamp.
Eco Complete
Excel
Either EI or Flourish doing.
Decoration
Dwarf Hair Grass
Rocks from the river.





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What could I do to improve it? Today will be day 2.
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:24 PM   #2
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nice scape. let it grow out and monitor its progress over the next several weeks.

Have you given much thought to other livestock after the tank is filled?
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:25 PM   #3
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a few rasboras. maybe shrimp.
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Old 01-10-2013, 08:44 PM   #4
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a few rasboras. maybe shrimp.
Excel is toxic to shrimp if you overdo it so I would be careful. Personally, I would stop dosing after you get them in although there are some other hobbyists who dose small amounts every few days with no problems. I just wouldn't risk it :P

Nice start, I can't wait to see how the hairgrass grows in!
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Old 01-10-2013, 10:49 PM   #5
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Dry start by the way.
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I would dry start until the grass grows in thick. Where did you get the light btw?
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Old 01-11-2013, 12:22 PM   #7
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Costco. About 19 bux.
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