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Old 01-26-2013, 11:06 PM   #1
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Post your shrimp tanks!


Well, I don't have a dedicated shrimp tank, I would like to see yours! Please list plants, hardscape, and shrimp. Any tank. I have heard of Berta bowls with one RCS to massive 80 gallon colonies! Did I mention I want pics? Thanks!
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:18 PM   #2
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Here's my fluval ebi. S to SS CRS it has dwarf hair grass, dwarf sag and java, peacock moss. Drift wood and foam back ground. Click image for larger version

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Old 01-26-2013, 11:50 PM   #3
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Here's me 20 gallon yellow neo / CRS tank. I have java moss, peacock moss on driftwood, cholla log, subwassertang, little bit of guppy grass, and 2 x 20 gallon sponge filters. I'm changing out the substrate next week to fluval shrimp stratum. And it's magical. It's an upside down tank, lol

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Old 01-27-2013, 12:09 AM   #4
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Future 16 gallon bowfront colony of RCS. No ADA, Amano, Iwagumi, none of that. I'll be starting a journal soon. Also, that's organic garden soil in the bottom which will be capped with black diamond.

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Old 01-27-2013, 12:15 AM   #5
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17.4 mr aqua with CRS



33.6g mr aqua
Mix shrimp

Reg RCS
Fire red RCS
Green shrimp
Orange shrimp
Yellow shrimp
Blue velvet shrimp
CRS
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:17 AM   #6
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Great Shrimp and Tanks.
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:21 AM   #7
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Wow! What plant are you using as foreground in the 2nd tank?
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:22 AM   #8
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NYREPS , your tanks look great .... And your "boring red bugs" look awesome
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:27 AM   #9
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I agree with dougolasjr great shrimp and tanks. Nice landscape rocks. What are they?
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:34 AM   #10
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Communal with 10 pumpkin shrimp
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:36 AM   #11
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NYREPS your tanks my me smile! GORGEOUS! I'll post mine in a bit but I'll just warn ahead of time...they aren't meant to be pretty...they're meant to be practical (as in for my purposes...so I can catch the buggers!)
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Here are my current ones, again, I tried pretty and scaped and it just didn't work out for my needs So here is crappy and functional (for me!) First tank is a 3 gallon that houses CRS, CBS, Goldens and Taiwans. SEcond tank is Mr Aqua 12g Long Tibee tank. 3rd tank is our son's crayfish tank with about 50 or more PFRs and Supremes in there (though some are reverting back to crappy cherries on that white sand).
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I won't clean this thread up a second time.

Keep it respectful or find another outlet, folks.

This is a family-friendly forum and you are expected to treat every person on this forum with respect whether you like them or the tanks they keep.

You don't have to be an adult but you're expected to act like one on this forum.
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Gorgeous tanks everyone!


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I won't clean this thread up a second time.

Keep it respectful or find another outlet, folks.

This is a family-friendly forum and you are expected to treat every person on this forum with respect whether you like them or the tanks they keep.

You don't have to be an adult but you're expected to act like one on this forum.
Sorry bout that. Just irked me the wrong way


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