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Old 03-24-2013, 02:27 AM   #16
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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=23242 Here's the temporary scape for my DB 3G Tank, waiting on Tax Returns to get some new stuff for it.

18x6x6 Tank
Aquaclear 20
24" 10K 24W T5HO daylight bulb (i know its overkill)
Flourite mixed in with Fluval stratum
No stock yet, planning on 6 Boraras brigittae and 2 Otto's

Any criticism (Good or Bad) will be greatly appreciated.

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Tax returns are coming in Monday, ill take pictures of the stuff I get so expect an update soon!
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Old 03-25-2013, 01:06 AM   #17
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NEVER. EVER leave your 4 year old nephew near your tank with sand paper. He will try and "pet the glass" with it and scratch it up.

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Old 03-25-2013, 01:09 AM   #18
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Time to reverse the side, apply a black background.
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Old 03-25-2013, 01:12 AM   #19
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Time to reverse the side, apply a black background.
Was actually gonna try a moss background with flame moss or just get a new one since they're like $12 at my lfs
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Turning it around would work just as well. Lol
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I have the 900 lumen Beamswork over my 18" long. Its very bright. Brighter than my fugeray. The uneven moonlights are annoying though.
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Turning it around would work just as well. Lol
Turned it around, now I just need a black backround and ill be fine
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Turned it around, now I just need a black backround and ill be fine
Yep. They're 99 at the dollar store. I just cut mine out of paper. Lol
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:45 AM   #24
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Here are some pics of the new things i got today with Tax returns!

6 Golden Pencilfish, 2 Dwarf Neon Gouramis (different tank) HC, more c02, and other random items! Will do an update on everything once a week so stay tuned!
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Are you sure that 6 pencil fish will be OK in such a small tank?
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How do you like the flow of the Aqua 20 for your tank? Specifically, do you think the flow is too strong?
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Old 03-26-2013, 06:58 PM   #27
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How do you like the flow of the Aqua 20 for your tank? Specifically, do you think the flow is too strong?
Well with the flow being adjustable not at all
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Are you sure that 6 pencil fish will be OK in such a small tank?
My rule of thumb doesn't depend on the gallonage of the tank, but on how big the actual tank is
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My rule of thumb doesn't depend on the gallonage of the tank, but on how big the actual tank is
Same here, but I still don't know if they're ok in a smaller tank. I don't actually know, I'm just asking what kind of research did you do on them?
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Old 03-26-2013, 08:28 PM   #30
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Same here, but I still don't know if they're ok in a smaller tank. I don't actually know, I'm just asking what kind of research did you do on them?
Of course, I did research on them a few weeks back before I thought of the rasboras, I always do 1-2 weeks of research on everything I get
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