Wasserpest 55 gal - Your Tanks
User Wasserpest
Size 55 gal
Date Started August 2006
Lighting 2 4' T5 bulbs total 80 Watts with Icecap T5 reflectors
Equipment DIY filter (powerhead on sponge), internal power filter, heater
CO2 None
Substrate Kitty Litter
Parameters pH 7.6, kH 10
Fertilization None, just "used" water from my 100 gal tank
Plants Ferns, Mosses, Crypts, Sunset Hygro, Ambulia
Inhabitants 4 Festivums, 1 Pearl Gourami
Comments Just a low tech garage tank housing some fish that I didn't want in my display tank.
Profile Views 2650
Are these real?
Your Avatar
This is my test tank!
Wannabe Guru
Your Avatar
Nice tank, I love what you did with the hardscape.
Are these real?
Your Avatar
Thank you! For some reason it is turning brackish :)
Planted Tank Enthusiast
Your Avatar
colors might be enhanced if you add more iron and cut back a little on the nitrates ;)
Algae Grower
Your Avatar
Very nice lowtech setup!!
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome