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Old 01-02-2014, 03:46 PM   #1
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My 10g revamped!


I made some major changes to my original 10g so I figured it is now time to start a new thread!

Specs:
10g basic tank
Finnex Planted + 20"
ZooMed 501 Turtle Clean
Petco heater set to hold 76 degrees

Plants:
Wisteria, corkscrew val, crypt beckettii (when it decides to come back from its melt) hygrophila polysperma, needle leaf java fern, anubias, frogbit, duckweed, dwarf water lettuce

Fauna: 2 platies, one zebra nerite (will work up to 6 platies)



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Old 01-02-2014, 04:01 PM   #2
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Where did you find a fugeray plus twenty inch I've been looking all over for one can't find one...

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Old 01-02-2014, 04:15 PM   #3
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http://www.aquavibrant.com/lighting/...d-fixture.html

but it looks like they ran out i'm sure they will restock them
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Old 01-04-2014, 03:30 PM   #4
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added 1/4 tsp of baking soda (sodium bicarb. 100%) to raise kH to 2-3 pH to 7.2

(1.5 hours later: fish are much more active, eating fungus off of the driftwood and swimming)

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Old 01-10-2014, 09:21 PM   #5
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photo update!



Platies are doing well. I'm very happy with them. I plan on adding two more on Monday, working up to a total of six eventually.
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Old 01-12-2014, 02:03 AM   #6
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Added a new platy and a horned nerite today! I wasn't planning on adding till Monday but I couldn't pass up this peppermint platy.



Here is an okay picture of the red wagtail. These guys are hard to catch. The blue mickey mouse hates the camera.



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Old 01-12-2014, 02:20 AM   #7
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Nice! Love the dw!
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Old 01-12-2014, 03:19 AM   #8
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Put some moss on that drift wood!

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Old 01-12-2014, 03:44 AM   #9
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Thanks! I might. I'm never low on it because of my shrimp tank

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Old 01-12-2014, 04:08 AM   #10
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Just tie it on with fish line it will make that drift wood look awesome.

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FTS - added anacharis because I like its properties too much to pass up. wisteria is growing well.



for you techspeed:


some peacock moss
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Sweet let it grow out!

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Old 01-19-2014, 05:58 PM   #13
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Bought my last two platies to complete the 10g stock!

Overall:

5 male platies (panda, mickey mouse blue, painted, peppermint, red wagtail) and 2 nerite snails (zebra and horned)
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Any Update on this?
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I've got an updated picture



crypts are slowly coming back to life and I'm seeing some good growth in the wisteria and the ludwigia repens arcuata
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