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Old 01-20-2014, 10:25 PM   #1
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TECK's 10 gallon addition


Hows it going guys/gals,

recently setup my 10 gallon tank i picked up from the dollar/gallon sale with a all stone hardscape and various forms of rotala as my plants with some s. repens and dwarf sag. I recently made the journey down to That Fish Place that is kind of famous but not famous unless you live in eastern PA. Anyway back to business. While at the pet store i picked up some lambchop rasboras (six of them) to put into the ten gallon that i will put my betta into after i put theses rasboras in. Let me know what you think of the tank as a whole. Below are specs and some questions

Specs:
Floramax substrate with MGOPM underneath it
generic topfin 50 watt heater
AC30 filter
Sieryu Stone hardscape

All forms of rotala
S. Repen
Dwarf Sag
Water lily (soon to come)
Crypts (soon to come)

What id like to know from you guys is:

- The rasboras are peacful, how will they do with a betta, anyone have any experience with this?
- How many rasboras can i fit in this tank if its only going to be rasboras and the betta
- Will the rasboras breed?

Thanks guys below are some pictures, I will try and update things periodically
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Old 01-21-2014, 12:24 AM   #2
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It's not about the rasaboras personalities, its all about the betta. Some have major attitudes, some don't
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Old 01-21-2014, 12:42 AM   #3
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well theyve been together for a few hours and the betta seems pretty uncaring as far as having others in the tank, how many rasboras could i get into a ten gallon with just that betta?
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Old 01-21-2014, 01:39 AM   #4
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tank looks really nice, the stone layout looks good. like kcoscia said, its going to bee
on the betta. i have a similar set up 10gal, with ac20, 1 betta, 6 ember tetras, 7 neons,
and 3 otos. filtration is fine, levels are great. i dont think you would have a problem with
around 12 harlequin rasbora. i like to use the aqadvisor tool to give me a rough idea of what
im working with, and then go from there research/questions etc.
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http://www.aqadvisor.com/
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Old 01-21-2014, 01:48 AM   #5
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dang never heard of it thank you, i went to the pet store and the lady said i was wrong, with putting my betta in with the rasboras. LOL i mean after all we are in the aquarium hobby and know a bit. would you go with all of the same rasboras or two different types im a big fan of these copper rasboras. BTW thanks for the compliments
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Does this tank have Co2?
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Old 01-21-2014, 02:30 AM   #7
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No co2 just generic excel and dirt with a planted plus by Finnex for lighting

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