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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-05-2009, 01:24 AM Thread Starter
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Nano(10 gallon)-new setup

I have a 55 gallon with cichlids but i wanted to go back to smaller tanks.
Equipment-
-10 gallon tank (had)
-large drift woods(found in local river, yes in vermont!boiled)
-filter(had)
-ecco complete whole 20 lbs bag ($38)
Lighting-
-24" light with normal bulb
-working on getting a 20" with 18" 15wat T8 Aqua-Glo


Plants-
-3x Red lily bulbs ($3)
-2x bunches of unknow plants.Maybe some kind of corkscrew swords ($7)
-2x bunches of some kind of short forground plant.Maybe pine apple something ($7)
-3x more unknow plants

Pics hopefully soon!
Any suggestion on new plants or equipment would be great!
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-07-2009, 01:50 AM Thread Starter
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**update**
-new 20"lights ($46)
- Life-Glo 15 watt bulb ($18)
- 20" Vera top ($16)
- 11 gost shrimp ($8)
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Here is a video. i cant get the photos right! sorry for the video skills!
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That video made me more than a little nauseous.

But looks good so far. I'd split up the stem plants a little, it looks like they're still tied in bunches?

So you have the 15 watt light now PLUS the stock lighting? How many watts total?
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That video made me more than a little nauseous.
lol, me too. It looks like you have a non- aquatic plant in there.
I love the wood

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i have just the T8 15 watt life-glo. the other lights went back on my 55gallon. What plant looks non-aquatic?
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can this be moved to journal section????please and thank ya!
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