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Old 06-13-2013, 05:43 AM   #16
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Soaking a different big single piece of driftwood that will look MUCH better than the current setups. I wont post until its all redone, but here is a teaser pic of a blue diamond and babaulti on the soaking wood.


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Old 06-13-2013, 06:55 AM   #17
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Very cool setup, Triton. Just ordered one of those nifty little breeder boxes for myself! Those are way cool.
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Old 06-16-2013, 05:39 PM   #18
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Very cool setup, Triton. Just ordered one of those nifty little breeder boxes for myself! Those are way cool.
Thanks! And awesome, congrats! They are very neat little additions to any tank. Enjoy
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Old 06-16-2013, 08:25 PM   #19
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Got a cheap $10 macro/fish eye/ wide angle amazon.com lens for my iPhone 5. Amazing purchase IMO.

Photos had to be touched up a tiny bit in iPhoto, but still awesome!



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Old 08-01-2013, 04:48 AM   #20
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Update on the tanks rescape finally!

-Added a moss tree using taiwan moss (needs to grow in, cant wait)
-Rearranged the driftwood with subwassertang and anubias nana
-Added and rearranged plants
-Floating baskets have IALs and some of the weird variants of my Blue Diamonds that I am breeding out

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My army of Blue Diamonds is building in my hang on breeder!
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Old 08-01-2013, 05:17 AM   #21
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Your 40breeder looks awesome! How did it work out btw using the 2 24 watt bulb Odyssea fixture, since the bulbs are only actually 24 inches long? Did you have problems lighting the tank at all? because I'm contemplating on doing the same thing with a 40breeder with the same fixture.
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Old 08-01-2013, 05:32 AM   #22
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Your 40breeder looks awesome! How did it work out btw using the 2 24 watt bulb Odyssea fixture, since the bulbs are only actually 24 inches long? Did you have problems lighting the tank at all? because I'm contemplating on doing the same thing with a 40breeder with the same fixture.
Thanks a lot! It's coming along nicely being a low tech shrimp setup

As for the lighting, the light is hung about 6 inches above the water and centered. Also, it is only 6 inches shorter on each side of the fixture to be able to cover the whole length of the tank , so the corners of the tank don't lose that much light intensity.

Here is a pic of how the fixture is hung, its also described on the 2nd page of the thread I like the way it looks.

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Old 08-01-2013, 06:27 AM   #23
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no problem It does look nice that way. Did it still work decent when you had it just right on top of the tank?
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no problem It does look nice that way. Did it still work decent when you had it just right on top of the tank?
Oh yeah, it worked perfectly sitting on top of the tank. I hung it for aesthetic purposes only, the hang on breeder interfered with the fixture being able to sit nicely on top.
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Old 08-03-2013, 04:57 AM   #25
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Few more phone pics




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Looks awesome
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Just a little baby blue diamond

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Old 08-11-2013, 06:53 PM   #28
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How much for the blue diamond babies? Also, how far would you ship these guys? Im in CT.
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I also am interested in buying blue diamond babies. I live in Los Angeles. Joe
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I also am interested in buying blue diamond babies. I live in Los Angeles. Joe
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How much for the blue diamond babies? Also, how far would you ship these guys? Im in CT.

Sorry! I've only had them for a little over 3 months since they were imported from Taiwan. My first generations are just now starting to breed for me, so ill need a little longer to get some exponential growth going on lol
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