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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2011, 12:11 PM Thread Starter
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Zack's Tank no.I

This is my 1st setup.

This is my first time setting up a tank. Nothing Spectacular



Tank: ANS OptiCube 60M (60x30x36cm)

Lighting: Aquazonic T5 4 x 24w (1 Osram 6500K tube, 1 ATI 10000K tube, 1 Accadia Plant Pro 10000K tube and 1 AquaZonic 12000K tube)

Filtration: Eheim Ecco 2036 (Eheim Mech & BioHome (red) Substrate Pro) + Hailea HS-28a Chiller, Ehiem 2211 + UV + Prefilter

Chiller: Hailea HS-28 1/10 HP, AnS Digital Thermometer


Co2: 2L Cylinder with UP Solenoid, CO2 atomizer, ADA Drop Checker

Substrate:
MOSURA old Deep sea Mud, Root Monster, ADA Bacter 100, Clear Super, Tourmaline BC, Penac P, Penac W, Power Sand Special, Amazonia Aquasoil (Normal & Powder)


Flora: Japanese hair grass

Fauna: Crystal Red Shrimps



Some time back before i rescaped the background plants


Residents of my tank:




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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2011, 12:52 PM
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Wow, your shrimps are really cute!!!
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Thats a really well put together tank. And even more kudos for it being your first.
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Quite possibly the longest "substrate" list I have seen!

Good first tank. Where do you plan to go with it next, or do you plan on another setup? (I am assuming you have caught the "itis.")
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I still find it very interesting when I'm here desperately lowering my water temp to 75 using a choler when you guys over in us and canada trying to bring up the temp thru a heater
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