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Old 01-27-2013, 07:14 PM   #1
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5 gallon CHI New setup


Wanted to post some updated pics of my CHI, it's been awhile and much has changed. I'm going for a natural look, lots of floating plants, moss, and now with endlers. Also set up a Finnex refugium for extra plant mass, bio filtration.

What do you all think?

Equipment:
Filtration: AC20, dual sponge filter, diy sponge filter w/hydor nano powerhead, Finnex HOB refugium.

Lighting: Ecoxxotic Ecopico LED, Finnex Mighty Ray21

Fauna: Endler's (w/non stop endler fry) and lots of MTS.

Flora: Water Wisteria, java moss, subwassertang, some unknown floating
stem, random floaters (frogbit, duckweed)



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Old 01-29-2013, 01:11 PM   #2
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Nice setup! I like the Finnex HOB. Any shot of the Endlers?
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Thanks! I'll try and get a shot, they're so active it's hard to get a picture.
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Here's the best pic I could get (sorry about the water mark on the glass, this is my cat's favorite water bowl):
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Old 01-29-2013, 02:57 PM   #5
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Nice endlers there..!


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Old 01-29-2013, 11:44 PM   #6
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Thanks their beautiful!
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Looks like a great breeding place for some Endlers!
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You're not kidding! I have about 20 two week old fry in there now..just waiting for them to grow up a bit before moving them.. also, two pregnant females in the breeder.
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I love how you set this up, the tank and refugium.
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Nice endlers! And cool refugium.
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