Fuze's 6G Custom Acrylic "ADA Killer" - Page 3
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > General Planted Tank Forums > Tank Journals


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-27-2013, 05:35 AM   #31
Fuze
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
PTrader: (27/100%)
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 300
Default

Okay folks!

There was not much to update as Aquasoil was being cycled, but finally, along with my cycled filter and daily (sometimes twice a day) water changes, I was able to do it in a few weeks.

PICS:










Inhabitants have been added!





Unfortunately, these pics were from a week or two ago. I will try to take photos regularly to track progress! Chilis are coloring up nicely!

I recently got new moss (thanks Olivia), and will be adding it to my "tree" in short order.

Other short term goals are to remove the heater (finally!) and experiment with making some custom lily pipes from acrylic, maintaining the theme of "homemade ADA".


Hope you enjoy, comments/questions are welcome as always.
__________________
Fuze is online now   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 04-27-2013, 12:50 PM   #32
gnod
Wannabe Guru
 
PTrader: (31/100%)
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: ny ny
Posts: 1,550
Default

very nicely done!
if you need acrylic tubing, i actually have a lot left over from when i used to make them myself.
if you want some, lmk and i'll give you some.
i also have a heat gun if you want to try it out with that first before investing into something else. not sure how you were trying to make it. i've researched quite a bit of bending acrylic in the cleanest way. i can discuss about it further if you'd wish.

regardless, love. this. tank.
gnod is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2013, 05:27 PM   #33
pianofish
Wannabe Guru
 
pianofish's Avatar
 
PTrader: (24/100%)
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Lafayette, Louisiana
Posts: 1,021
Default

Good gracious, I really like that scape man, all those little fishes really make the tank seem much larger than it is. I think its gonna look great with the little dwarf cory's roamin about.
Good luck man!
pianofish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2013, 05:42 PM   #34
acitydweller
ओं मणिपद्मे हूं
 
acitydweller's Avatar
 
PTrader: (174/100%)
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 7,667
Default

This tank is really really coming together....
__________________
"I am Groot", the faithful protector
acitydweller is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2013, 04:44 AM   #35
Fuze
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
PTrader: (27/100%)
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 300
Default




Black background added, fish are happy and so am I. Weekly water changes now, and no sign of algae in sight so far! This is a tank I am really starting to enjoy.
__________________
Fuze is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012