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My 100 Gallon discus tank.

Some Videos and pics of my Discus tank.
Tell me what you think

Fishlist:

4 red turquoise discus
20 rummy nose tetra
10 corydoras panda
4 rams
2 Keyhole cichlid
1 golden nugget (L-018)
4 ancistrus sp. (L-144)


Plants:
nymphea lotus
Vallisneria
Sword plants.

No c02 or fertilizers.





http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmoNbcUB3pA
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ui_wj...eature=channel
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tP6jg...eature=channel

Handfeeding: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDCB0...eature=channel
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post #2 of 19 (permalink) Old 10-10-2009, 03:01 PM
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I like it! Very clean stand. Can you post a wider shot so we can see how it looks in the room
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Very nice, I like it a lot.


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Thanks Here´s the pics you wanted.
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Hi

Do u have sand or grawel in ur tank ?

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yep, sand
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What temperature do you keep the tank at? Want to put some discus in my plant tank but don't want to get the teperature too high.

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I always kept my Discus at around 78-80 with no problems.
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What temperature do you keep the tank at? Want to put some discus in my plant tank but don't want to get the teperature too high.
29-30 degrees celsius.
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Nice Ikea stand just kidding. Noticed you were from Sweden and I couldn't resist. Your tank and its presentation look great.
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Nice Ikea stand just kidding. Noticed you were from Sweden and I couldn't resist. Your tank and its presentation look great.

Haha

Actually it is from Ikea XD

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Go Ikea! Great look, I like the sand and small selection of plants! Good job!

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that's very awesome man, discus are my dream fish, but only have 29g for now....
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