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Old 02-20-2013, 09:38 AM   #1
Omegatron
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Iwagumi in a Juwel Trigon 190


Hi,

Last week I started removing my old 'scape' to start over with my first iwagumi scape.

Specs:

Aquarium:
Juwel Trigon 190

Light:
28w 590mm Juwel Day
28w 590mm Dennerle Color Plus
28w 590mm Dennerle Special plant
24w 438mm Juwel Day

Filter:
Eheim Professionel 3 2071

C02:
Currently DIY Co2 but im gonna buy a Co2 set in a couple of weeks.


Substrate:
JBL Aquabasis Plus
JBL Manado

Stones:
Ohko stones

Flora:
Hemianthus Callitrichoides
Eleocharis Acicularis
Eleocharis Vivipara

Fauna (not in the tank yet, since its just starting up):
2x Ottociniclus Affinis
8x Caridina japonica

I have no other fish yet but I have set my eye on the Paracheirodon simulans.


Some pictures of my previous layout:





So i cleaned out my tank:



I used black cardboard to put behind my aquarium:



Turnsout its not black enough for my taste (if some have ideas of what to use let me know).

The substrate:



The Ohko stones:



After a lot of thinking changing, changing and changing it again it turned out this whas the layout i was gonna use:






After planting this is the result till now:


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Old 02-20-2013, 11:18 AM   #2
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So want to go for the paracheirodon simulans (green neon tetra), now im in bit of doubt of how many i should get. myself i was thinking of 15.
The shop could only order a minimum of 25 so should i take 25 or less?

Thanks!

The fish:

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/my...rodon_simulans

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Old 02-20-2013, 11:31 AM   #3
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I liked your old scape.

but your new one is going look good also!

good luck!
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