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Old 10-10-2013, 09:49 PM   #31
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This was my attempt at a Dutch tank. In retrospect, I would have used fewer different plants and maybe used wood at the substrate to separate the groups.

Lovely tank, man!
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Old 10-10-2013, 09:53 PM   #32
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That driftwood is banging, it's like the perfect size. About the over planting question you have, I was always told to plant a lot when first starting a tank. I end up planting a tiny bit then slowly planted more, I didn't encounter any problems beside the occasional water change. I believe you can go either way.
Thanks... I'm still trying to figure out how to boil that bad boy.

I have too many plants and big dreams... I am debating if DSM makes sense for me with what plants I have on hand (all submersed) - must buy more plants!

I'll probably end up talking myself out of it soon enough, I just need to procrastinate a bit more so the pendulum can come full swing.

ps. Nice banner Brian! If that career in web design doesn't work out you'll have a job as a forum logo maker for sure
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Old 10-12-2013, 06:27 PM   #33
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Here's pictures to my tank:







and my link to my journal: http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sh...d.php?t=416786
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Old 10-12-2013, 06:37 PM   #34
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^ Daymn, I dig that scape! Those rocks in front are eye catching, it's got a nice focal point to it. Are they Ryuo rocks?
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Old 10-13-2013, 03:05 AM   #35
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^ Daymn, I dig that scape! Those rocks in front are eye catching, it's got a nice focal point to it. Are they Ryuo rocks?
Nope. Seiryu Stones my Dad got me awhile back.
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Old 10-17-2013, 07:38 PM   #36
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Here is an early shot that is not on my main thread,


Some more recent pictures.

Hey dude... just curious, how did the name "purple monkey dishwasher" came about?
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Old 10-17-2013, 11:56 PM   #37
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Hey dude... just curious, how did the name "purple monkey dishwasher" came about?
I'm wondering the same thing too..
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Old 10-18-2013, 04:40 AM   #38
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I'm wondering the same thing too..
Favorite color, favorite animal, favorite household appliance... long story.
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Old 10-18-2013, 04:45 AM   #39
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Same place where I got my name, Simpsons cartoon.
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Old 10-24-2013, 04:26 AM   #40
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:20 AM   #41
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Sorry, getting rid of 60-P. I'll have to quit the club. See my journal if you're wondering why.
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:29 AM   #42
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Sorry, getting rid of 60-P. I'll have to quit the club. See my journal if you're wondering why.
Sorry to hear you go... I read your last few posts but don't understand what you're saying. What came down? How did it ruin the floor? Huh?
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Old 10-25-2013, 02:24 PM   #43
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Sorry to hear you go... I read your last few posts but don't understand what you're saying. What came down? How did it ruin the floor? Huh?
I accidentally siphoned out 10 gallons with a towel, making the HOBs waterfall and destroy the scape.

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Old 10-25-2013, 04:35 PM   #44
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^ Once a 60P member, always a 60P member. You're bounce back, the nice thing about this hobby is that your next tank will always be better.
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:26 PM   #45
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^ Once a 60P member, always a 60P member. You're bounce back, the nice thing about this hobby is that your next tank will always be better.
Thanks
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