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Old Yesterday, 05:13 PM   #1
Chaos2611
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Need help with my tank


Can anyone tell me how to fix my tank?
I have like a mix of high tech and low tech going on in there.
For plants, I have radicans, swords, swarf saggitaria, java, and anubias.
For lights I use this:
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For substrate I use mostly gravel and a tiny bit of flourite.
For nutrients, I just use waste from my fish and seachem root tabs. Nothing else.
At the moment I'm running diy co2.
Does this tank seem pretty messed up? I heard my lights were high tech. But my set up is low tech due to my substrate and lack of supplementation. So what do I do to make it low tech? Do I need to throw everything out?

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Really you only need to cut down on the light.
Screen wire/fiberglass type cut it by about 30% or you can raise it.
Less hrs does almost the same thing.
What size tank is it ?
And a whole tank picture will help.
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75g tank. How long should I leave the lights on to make my tank low tech? Do I need to dose anything?
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