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Old 01-26-2011, 08:02 PM   #1
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Help with the scape


Hi everybody,

I'm actually processing some MTS for a 33g (approximately, tank dimensions are: 30"*18"*18") and in the meanwhile I'm trying to figure out a nice scape for this tank.
I have some pieces of drifwood I collected in a local river and some local rocks (volcanic basalt rocks) collected near a mountain.
I have set up 2 different layouts with rocks and drifwood and would appreciate to have your opinions.

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Old 01-26-2011, 08:19 PM   #2
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I like the second scape better than the first, however I think it is too centered.
I would also add more rocks.
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Old 01-26-2011, 08:26 PM   #3
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I like the second scape better than the first, however I think it is too centered.
I would also add more rocks.

Should i shift the whole thing on either side? Which side is better?

Where should I add more rocks?

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I love the second one, but I'd move it to the left a little. Looks great
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I love the second one, but I'd move it to the left a little. Looks great
Thanks.
How much space should I leave between the glass and the rock pointing to the left?
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Old 01-26-2011, 09:10 PM   #6
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id go with the second one moved to the left a bit as well. what would it look like without the rocks? the dw looks really nice but im not diggin the rocks IMHO
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id go with the second one moved to the left a bit as well. what would it look like without the rocks? the dw looks really nice but im not diggin the rocks IMHO
Haven't tried it without rocks. Worked it out starting with the rock. That's not a whole piece of DW but several small pieces, held between rocks!
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Awww, I love that big rock! I think it balances the left side really well. How far from the left side is the tip of that rock? I can't really tell from the picture, but maybe move it to the left about an inch and a half or two inches and see how that looks?
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The rock is about 4 inches from the glass. Will try to move it 2 inch to the left.
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its worth a shot.
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The second one is getting there. The first one kind of looks like a Peacocks tail feathers! Matt
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I like the second one too. It might be missing something.. But for a start it is very beautiful.
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The second one is getting there. The first one kind of looks like a Peacocks tail feathers!
May be yes for the "peacocks tail"!!! too regular and symmetric

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I like the second one too. It might be missing something.. But for a start it is very beautiful.
Thanks. What may be missing??
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