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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-26-2014, 07:20 PM Thread Starter
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5.5 Gallon

5.5G Specs:
Tank - 5.5G
Filter - AquaClear 20
Lighting - (1) 100W equivalent CFL Bulb
Co2 - none
Heater - none
Substrate - 1-2" Pool Filter Sand
Flora - Java Moss, Ludwigia, tiny Subwassertang bits, Stargrass, rotala indica, and something else I cant remember at the moment
Fauna - 5x Celestial Pearl Danios, 6x guppy fry, 1 nerite snail, ramshorn snails

02/23/2014- added more ludwigia
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-26-2014, 09:16 PM
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what's your temp at without a heater?
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-28-2014, 06:46 AM
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Half of those plants I have in my 5.5 gallon. This is great!

What filter model are you using? On mine I have a little pump from a yard sale, presumably from like 1902, but it seems to provide a lot of current. How many GPH is yours?
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