Here is my tank that I started February this year. It is viewable from three sides, one of the 2 foot side backs to a wall. The tank acts like a room divider.
Size: 6 by 2 by 2 foot (600 litres or about 160 gallons)
CO2: compressed; 24x7; Red Sea kit (reg, reactor, counter)
Lights: Aqua One 3 x 150 Watts MH plus 6T5 tubes
Substrate: Eco Complete mixed with Marble chips
Fert: Sea Chem range (Excel, Flourish, Iron, Potassium, Trace, root-tabs) plus KNO3
Filter: Fluval FX5 with Peat, Carbon, Purigen, ceramic noddles and fine woolen media.
Water params: 6.8 PH; 0 Amonia; 0 Nitrite; 5 ppm Nitrate; 3 KH; 5 GH
Flora: Crypt Balansae; Riccia Fluitans; Rotala Macrandra green; Rotala sp. Green; Red Lotus; Hygrophila Angustifolia; Blyxa Japonica; Echinodorus Ozelot; Bolbitis Heudelotii; Spiral and normal Val; Anubia; Hair Grass; Glosso; Christmas Moss; Swords and Ambulia.
Fauna: 5 Discus; 4 Siamese Algae Eater; 4 Bristle noses; 20 Cardinal Tetras; 20 Rummy noses; 10 Apple Snails;
Please let me know what you think.
Close up of my crypt