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User Birdman
Size 5', 125 Gal. acrylic with additional 50 gal. in filtration
Date Started 2/1/08
Lighting four 40 watt Color Max florescent tubes for the fish six 6500 K compact florescents for the plants
Equipment All filtration DIY. Two overflows drop into two TTs with 1500 shot gun wadds each, then drop into two fluid bed filters with 10 gallons of K1 in each. Four Magnum 350s are used as pumps and return water to tank with carbon canisters. 1400 gph total flow
CO2 none
Substrate white silica sand, very fine layer just for looks
Parameters PH 8.2, GH and KH 125 ppm, temp 72
Fertilization Rex's dry ferts
Plants Amazon Sword, Anubias, Java ferns, mostly with a few assorted potted plants.
Inhabitants eight 6" fancy Goldfish
Comments This is a new tank I just set up for Fancy Goldfish and live plants.
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Do you have any updates on this tank, I'm curious about whether your goldies have mowed down the flora. If not I should consider the same plants you have!

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