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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-31-2008, 01:45 AM Thread Starter
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All is right in the world of fish

Hi, this is my 55 gall that I have had for about 4 yrs now. I recently had to do an overhaul and I thought I'd post the results to get some feedback. I would love some feedback on how you think it will turn out.

About 6 months ago:


Growing like mad:


Just installed my new Ehiem filter:


After uprooting plants and re-planting:


Finally all the dust has settled!

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I like the color balance and plant locations much better then the old tank. Hope you are happy with it.

75g, pair of gold rams , ABN, 1 adult 2 young discus, 2oto's, 6ADF's, 3 anglefish. 96w 6700k-light 6hrs raised, No C02, Excel, EI dry macro's and micro's, Eheim 2126, 18w UV, 2 Nano 270 powerhead. wall of bubbles for more O2 for such a deep tank.
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looks great! Is that a keyhole? He's beautiful! The colors in the 2nd pics are outstanding!

What is the tank stocked with?

65 gallon low tech planted
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yes, that is a keyhole. it's stocked with amazon swards, java moss, Anubias barteri 'Nana', red lily, green lily, red rubin sword, african water fern, Crypt wendtii brown and Dwarf Sagittaria. Along with lemons and rummynose tetras.

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update on the 55gal

The eheim filter is awesome it has been very easy to clean! I recently got a new light because my old ballast finally died. Here is a new pic of the tank.


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here's the tank after moving into our new house.


and here it is after 8 months! It's a low tech 55 gallon so it took a while for the plants to take off again.


neons replaced the lemons and rummynose tetras


cherry shrimp

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