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Old 07-22-2014, 03:02 PM   #76
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Looking awesome to me. Such a variety of plants, how do you keep them all straight?
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Old 07-22-2014, 05:48 PM   #77
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Straight as in knowing what's what or straight as in growth?

They just, idk grow that way for me I guess lol

I keep a monster list of what plants I have where though and update it whenever I add it move things.
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Old 07-25-2014, 10:19 PM   #78
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So my buddy MonsterFisk brought over a PAR meter....be right back I'll be crying in the corner.

My par in the front is 23 T_T. Guess who really wants an added light fixture now?
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Old 07-26-2014, 02:12 AM   #79
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So my buddy MonsterFisk brought over a PAR meter....be right back I'll be crying in the corner.

My par in the front is 23 T_T. Guess who really wants an added light fixture now?
really that's it? I would have thought it to be much more.
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I figured something was up with that since all my foreground plants take forever to grow.

Next time I get a t5-ho I'm doing like 8 bulbs
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i figured something was up with that since all my foreground plants take forever to grow.

Next time i get a t5-ho i'm doing like 8 bulbs.
lol
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Dude, it's a think. Look at Barr or CrazyDaze's tanks that have t5-ho end to end
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Old 09-25-2014, 09:51 PM   #83
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Sometimes, I really hate this hobby. This week has been one of those times. My folks did the usual 50% water change this week, and something went wrong. Apparently there was extra chlorine or something in the tap, because on Tuesday all of the congo tetras died. When that happened a 50% WC was done, and a 3rd Eheim 2217 was placed onto the tank that had extra carbon and nitrozorb. Then, either late Tuesday or early Wednesday, my threadfin acaras died, my rainbow fish died, my EBJD died, and a rainbow cichlid died, as well as two adult SAE I had added to the tank a several weeks ago and my female super red Bristlenose. I do not know if the male Bristlenose is still alive, and the retropinnis bichir hasn’t been seen (however I can only find him at 3am when I do find him, I’ll assume he isn’t dead unless he is found dead).

I’ll do a sad, sad update once the tank settles down, but I’m upset. My folks and I have been doing everything we can to settle the tank down, and I’d like to thank my next door neighbor and my friend MonsterFish for coming over and trying to help me figure out what’s going on. I’m hoping that the water changes needed to lower the ammonia doesn’t do any more damage (ammonia now reads at 1-2ppm). I can almost guarantee I’ve lost some plant species as well…in that regard I have no idea what is or is not left.

Seriously, when random mishaps like this happen, I can really start to hate this hobby T_T

For now though, I’m just going to dump all my old photos of the tank that haven’t been posted since the last update.




























God my hearts breaking looking at all these T_T
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