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Old 04-25-2014, 02:45 AM   #46
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Great looking tank, thanks for the inspiration
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Old 09-29-2014, 11:38 AM   #47
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Great looking tank. You said you tried many types of plants, but what you have now seems to be thriving. Do you Have a list of what's in there now? Are you using the stock plastic lid with the glass strip ?
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Old 09-30-2014, 02:10 PM   #48
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Using a real glass top, but got rid of the plastic strip you mentioned (always looked dirty)

I did keep just the shell of the light that came with the standard top

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I have the same tank, a 24" Finnex will fit under the plastic hood if you rip the old light out, and 30" will fit with some DIY work:

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sh...d.php?t=498585

There is also a nice thick glass top for this tank, I got one and love it. You can put a 30" Finenx right on top:

http://www.fishtanksdirect.com/30x15...uariumTop.aspx


I did both, trimmed the 30", used the plastic light shell on top of the glass top:

Don't really have a complete list of what is in there, lots of crypt, anubias, mosses, h.japan, ludwigia, Hygrophilia corymbosa 'angustifolia' and Hygrophilia corymbosa 'Siamensis', who knows what else!
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