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Niptek's Do! Aqua 4gallon cube


10/15/2011

10/28/2011


Aquarium: Do! Aqua Cube glass W25 x D25 x H25 (cm)

Lighting: Archaea 27W power compact light fixture turned on for 10 hours per day.

Filtration: Red Sea Nano filter with EHFISUBSTRAT.

Substrate: Aqua Amanzonia Powder Soil, Clear Super, Tourmaline BC, Multi Bottom

CO2: Do! Aqua Musical glass D10, injected at the rate of 1 bubble per 1 second (via Tower/5)

Aeration: 12 hours after the light is turned off using Red Sea nano HOB filter

Additives: Scape Dry fert

Water change: 1/2 water twice a month

Water quality: Temperature: 22ºC; pH: 6.8; NO2: <0.3mg/l; NH3: <0mg/l GH: 3 KH: 5

Plants:
Crypt parva
Crypt pontederiifolia
Flame moss
Fissiden fontanus
Hemianthus callitrichoides
Crypt wendtii "brown"
Anubias nana petite
Mini pellia
Mini Christmas moss
Ammania bonsai – (true rotala indica)
Limnophila aromatica ‘broad’

Fish: 10 Ember Tetra,
3 fire red cherry,
1 assassin snail.

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Very cool! Nice and neat. Some Staurogyne repens would look great in there!

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Love this tank so far. Interested to see how it fills in.


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Looks great!


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thanks.

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Where can I purchase this tank and lighting?
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How do you like your light? Thinking of something for my 25g cube....Very pretty tank!
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27w isnt going to be sufficient for a 25gallon tank. i like the light but i think its overpriced.
If i could do it again i would go with this light

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Where can I purchase this tank and lighting?

http://www.adana-usa.com/index.php?m...ct&cPath=25_29

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http://www.adgshop.com/Trimless_aquariums_s/5.htm

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added a hagen internal filter for better water circulation. also trimmed some stems and hc

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love it....mmmm...fruit punch.

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That's a lotta sugar

nice growth and evolution!


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make sure a kid doesn't stick there hand in lol
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