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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-27-2010, 06:51 PM Thread Starter
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My 15l Opti-White Shrimp/Moss tank

This is an Aqua Essentials 10x8x8" Opti-white Nano tank.

After 3 hours of tidying up the silicone (that was very very messy) with a surgeons knife (mind the fingers) I think its looks pretty good, I am not sure yet what to do with it and if I am going to use the Naturesoil or not.

Some photos to start off the journal haha






Help is always at hand:


I am using an hangon filter that I purchased from Living waters and an 11w lamp that I got cheaply at Ikea.

This is the light unit (11w): http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/30018560

and what it looked like on the day of set-up:






Well a few weeks later and a lot of mosses later, here is how the tank is looking:

Few days ago during feeding time and before shipping out some of the reder shrimp:


Few shots today:

Full tank


Cherry on Coral Pellia


Assassin Snail (Thanks Luis and Ricky)



Various shots:





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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-27-2010, 07:13 PM
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Nice. My girlfriend has that lamp as well. Hmm...
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Very nice job on the tank!

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