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29 gallon - started 1/09

got the setup off craigslist for 20 bucks
the tank started as kind of half planted, half gravel, with slate in the middle, the back was flourite with dwarf sabulata
I changed it to fully planted on 3/12
Now its a planted grow out for my 210, later it will be a discus grow out for a 90 gallon I am getting when they outgrow the tank
home made stand and hood, very crude i know

Equipment

Lights - 65 watt 8800k PC from Customsealife, 12 hours
2 blue LED moon lights
Filters - 2x AC30
Substrate - Flourite
CO2 - Electrolysis system, running at 200

Inhabitants

Cichlids - Green terror, Firemouth
Polypterus - 2x Poly. Senegalus
Gars - 2x Some hybrid, I beleive they are Lepisosteus platostomus x Atractosteus spatula, or crocidile gars
Eel- Zig-Zag eel
Tetra - 5x Serpae tetra
Misc. - Farowella, Flying fox

Plants
unsure on most of them but heres what i know

Sabulata, Red Ludwiga, Micro sword, java moss, unknown crypt, unknown swords

Please feel free to give me your input bad or good I do not mind
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-25-2009, 03:12 AM
Many plants...little time
 
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that is some mix of fish...
Watch it carefully...you may have a bloodbath on your hands.


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that is some mix of fish...
Watch it carefully...you may have a bloodbath on your hands.
I think as long as i take them out before one is a lot bigger than the others i should be fine
I love my mix though, very different from most planted tanks


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