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post #1 of 25 (permalink) Old 08-08-2016, 03:22 AM Thread Starter
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TT'S 40b

Tank is a 40b lit with 2 Finnex Planted+ 24/7 led fixtures and 1 39" Hydroponic Led fixture housing 3watt epileds at 660nm. Photoperiod of 5.5hrs daily, BPS 6+, Hydor250 Canister filter, Sera Flora 500 Online Reactor , Jebao WaveMaker w/controller, Eheim Skim350, Modified EI Dpsing, Brightwell Aqiasoil, 60% wc at end of dosing schedule weekly Trim 1-2 times a week.

Plants are as follows: Monte Carlo, DHG Bellmore, Blyxa Japonica, Staur Repens, Limnophila Repens, Limnophila Aromatica Mini, Limnophila Aromatica, Rotala Enie , Rotala Macranda, Rotala Ramsior Florida & Sunset, Rotala Mini Butterfly, Pogo Erectus, Lobelia Cardinalis, Syngonanthus Belem, Ludwigia Cuba, Ludwigia Pantanal, Ludwigia SP Red.
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Absolutely stunning colours! Well done.


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Beautiful! What are you lighting this with?
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That is very nice!


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Recent short video of the tank...
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type of lighting you use on your tank?? also when you first planted the hair grass did you do it in clumps or a lot of small pieces??
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Tank is lit with 2-Finnex Planted+ 24/7's and 1-39" Hydroponic Led fixture w/3watt epileds packing 660nm reds..5.5hr photoperiod.
The dhg belem was painstakingly planted with well over 100 sprigs to help fill in..
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Those are some healthy looking plants with great color!

If you have time, you might think about adding some information about hardware, inhabitants, and dosing to your first post. I know I'm curious.


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Those are some healthy looking plants with great color!

If you have time, you might think about adding some information about hardware, inhabitants, and dosing to your first post. I know I'm curious.
Requested info added to my original post.
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I see modified ei dosing. You mind writing exactly how your dosing and what your source water is like?
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how do you get your hairgrass to grow so well?? ive been having a problem with mine
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Update on the 40b a great many changes later...
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Amazing!


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No sense of style, just growing.
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