PRESTON4479 55g AGA - Your Tanks
User PRESTON4479
Size 55g AGA
Date Started January 2007
Lighting 216 watt T5 Catalina lighting fixture w/fans hung from diy light stand about 8.5" above aquarium
Equipment Milwaukee ph controller, 2-Filstar XP3's w/filter max3, 300 watt Hydor inline heater, 3x 9 watt tt uv light, Rena air 300 pump(during lights out), diy semi-auto water change manifold
CO2 Red Sea Co2 system (paintball version)w/diy inline Rex reactor
Substrate ADA aquasoil amazonia for substrate, Yamaya stone, Manzanita driftwood
Parameters 6.1ph @ co2 start and 5.3ph @ co2 end, KH-1 and GH-8
Fertilization 15ml KNO3/KH2PO4/K2SO4 mix daily, 1/8tsp CSM+B daily, 4.9g CASO4 weekly, 2.2g MGSO4 weekly
Plants Anubias nana, Anubias barteri, Anubias nana 'Gold', Eriocaulon sp.China aka Ghuanzhou, Eriocaulon Cinereum, Eriocaulon sp.Thailand, Eriocaulon Aquaticum, Eriocaulon sp. Australia(Red), Nymphaea lotus 'Zenkeri', Hygrophila corymbosa 'augustifolia', Taxiphyllum barbieri, Ranunculus inundatus, Echinodorus tenellus micro, Microsorum pteropus 'Narrow leaf', Polygonum sp. 'Ruby', Bacopa sp. 'Colorata', Ludwigia Arcuata, Rotala macranda 'Narrow leaf', Echinodorus augustifolia 'Vesuvius', Hemigraphis traian, Murdania sp, Ludwigia Inclinata, Tonina sp. Belem, Eriocaulon Setaceum var. Australia, Poaceae sp. 'Purple bamboo', Ludwigia inclinata 'Pantanal'
Inhabitants 1 queen arabesque pleco, 12 harlequin rasboras, 2 balloon body blue ram, 5 otocinclus
Comments Updated pics and info 8/27/08. Hope you like it! :) Pics are courtesy of the 'Eriocaulon Junkie'.
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Algae Grower
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I cant believe you dont have any comments on this tank!Its beautiful.Good job.
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Tex Gal
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Wonderful plants! Terrific growth! You have done a great job with this tank!
Algae Grower
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how do you people do it? You make the mundane look desiring...i usually think its impossible to scape most AGA tanks because of narrow width...but i stand corrected! =)))
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AWESOME Looking Tank. LOve the driftwood. Amazing how driftwood just makes a planted tank look that much better. Great job!!!
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Awesome scape. Nice and green. Great work.
Algae Grower
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Very nice, a lot of love in that tank
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