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Old 02-03-2014, 11:47 PM   #61
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back to a simpler layout, h.c , u.g, s. repens and mini fissidens. crappy cell shot for now. I think im gonna add 10 red neons from my 90p to coax the cpd's into coming out more, the tall right side driftwood is actually hollow on the back side and they hide in there about 90% of the time unfortunately.

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Old 02-03-2014, 11:48 PM   #62
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Really commanding sense of scale!
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I love the lighting!
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Old 02-04-2014, 04:37 AM   #64
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Wow...I really like how this came out. That mini fiss filed in nice.. how did you attach it to begin with?
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Wow...I really like how this came out. That mini fiss filed in nice.. how did you attach it to begin with?
chopped it up and rubbed it on the wood, dsm for at least 2 weeks. You can always do this with a bucket..put the wood in and saran wrap the top, stick the bucket outside under the sun for a few weeks.
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chopped it up and rubbed it on the wood, dsm for at least 2 weeks. You can always do this with a bucket..put the wood in and saran wrap the top, stick the bucket outside under the sun for a few weeks.
Man.. that's a great idea! I'm going to try that! How fine do you chop it up? Not that blender method is it?
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Old 02-04-2014, 09:45 AM   #67
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Man.. that's a great idea! I'm going to try that! How fine do you chop it up? Not that blender method is it?
i just used a razor blade and chopped it up really well, then used a brush to rub it on.
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Old 02-04-2014, 11:01 AM   #68
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really like the tank, and some great tips. i love these 60p tanks, im going to have to
look into investing in one of thee tanks.
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Are you going to let the fissidens completely cover the wood pieces?
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Old 02-05-2014, 03:39 AM   #70
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Are you going to let the fissidens completely cover the wood pieces?
it will cover whats exposed to the light, the back sides of the wood wont fill in.
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How did you glue the fissiden to the wood? This makes me want to try out driftwood again, what the name of the wood?

Are you still using the one Current USA LED+, or did you switch back to T5?
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How did you glue the fissiden to the wood? This makes me want to try out driftwood again, what the name of the wood?

Are you still using the one Current USA LED+, or did you switch back to T5?
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chopped it up and rubbed it on the wood, dsm for at least 2 weeks. You can always do this with a bucket..put the wood in and saran wrap the top, stick the bucket outside under the sun for a few weeks.
2 t5 ho since september....
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Ops, haha I don't know how I miss that.
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Old 03-22-2014, 12:23 AM   #74
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photo from a couple weeks ago, swapped out the u.g for something else, did a bic hack so ill post some updated photos in a few weeks when it grows back in.
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Very nice! Approx how high is your ZooMed fixture above the substrate? Were you satisfied with the growth?

It is also good to know the Geisemann bulbs fit the fixture. I thought the bulbs might be proprietary.
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