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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-22-2010, 06:22 AM Thread Starter
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Fish room diaries

Hey guys, i figured that i should have started a fishroom thread by now, seeing as how i have one, and i might as well have a diary for it.


Heres the break down of whats in the fishroom....

1x55 gallon stainless steel frame, slate bottom 70's fish tank
10x10 gallon, regular black frame
1x30 gallon tall fish tank
1x80 gallon


i'll throw up pics and posts per tank....
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-22-2010, 06:27 AM
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Lol, I can't convince my parents to let me have a fish room...

Waiting for the pics!
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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-22-2010, 06:34 AM Thread Starter
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55 gallon slate bottom

Tank number 1: 55 gallon slate bottom tank

Hardware:
16 year old biowheel filter
Pressurized c02 injection
300w 10k metal halides + 2 100w spiral replacements at 6500k



Flora:
Java Moss
Willow Hygro
Java fern Philippine
Java fern (regular)
Java fern narrow leaf
Madagascar lace plant
Jungle Val
Giant Hairgrass
Kompakt Hygro
Dwarf Sag
Bolbitis
Duckweed
Salvinia Minima

Fauna:
Fancy Guppies, Purple grass strain descendants
Fancy Guppies, Green grass strain descendants
Snails
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10 gallon super red cherry tank

Heres the 10 gallon super cherry tank

Equipment:
Wally-world hood 2- compact spiral day light bulbs
10-15 gallon walmart filter
Eco Complete


Flora:
Anubias Nana
Anubias Bateri
Java Fern (needle leaf)
Java Fern Windelov
Java Fern Philippine
Java Fern Regular
Kompakt Hygro
Spiral Valve
Glosso
SuBwassertang
Java Moss

Fauna:
Super red cherries
Zebra Nerite x1
Assorted snails
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10 gallon guppy breeder

heres the 10 gallon guppy breeder

Equipment:
10 gallon crap filter
Boot leg-rigged track lighting fixture

Flora:
Assorted mosses
Subwassertang
Suckweed

Fauna:
Fancy guppy with a HUGE tail and his wife
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10 Gallon Neocaridina Palmata

10 Gallon neocaridina Palmata tank

Same Filter as other 10's
Lighting is a shared 36" 30w planted bulb between this tank and 2 others

Flora:
Random Algae ive pulled from other tanks
Java Moss
Java Fern plantlets(mixed varieties)

Fauna:
Snails
Neocaridina Palmata


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10 gallon yellow tank

This is the last tank that i really care about for now
10 gallon yellow shrimp tank

Flora:
Assorted fast grow hygros
java moss

Fauna:
Yellow shrimp
Snails
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Very nice fish room! How much time do you spend with your aquariums in a week?

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Very nice fish room! How much time do you spend with your aquariums in a week?
like 5-10 hours...

theres still 4 empty 10's and an empty 80 gallon left to go... im just waiting to do the mineralized top soil for all of them...
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desk tank

i figured i would post up my desk tank as well...

11.(4?)5 mr aqua rimless
2x24 2' fishneedit with 6500k white and pink bulbs
toms rapids
aquasoil powder

flora:
DHG
HC
Blyxa
Fissidins(spelling?)
limnolphila aromatica
tons of unwanted algae

fauna:
mini ramshorns
blue pearls
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