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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-21-2012, 12:27 AM Thread Starter
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Here it is, my first planted tank....

Hey guys, here are a few shots of my tank. I wanted to share because so many of you on here helped answer my endless questions as i was learning as much as i could before setting up my tank.

Equipment:
Coralife T5 HO Light, only only bulb though
Marineland 750 Filter
2 Heaters, forget the brands
Powerhead, forget the brand
Soil Substrate capped with play sand

Flora:
Amazon Swords
Java Fern
Java Windelev
Ludwigia Repens
Italian Vals
Hygro Tiger
Crypt Lutea
Some other random stem plants i forget the names to

Fauna:
18 Bloodfin Tetras
12 Tiger Barbs
3 Cory Cats
2 Siamese Algea Eaters
1 Bristlenose Pleco
2 Guppies & 2 Mollys (girlfriends choice)

Heres some pictures, let me know what you think...




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Nice start.
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Id watch the barbs they can been a little ruff on theothers.
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Looks pretty darn nice, Falcooo, keep up the good work !
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I like it!


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Nice tank! +1 on the tigers they can get rambunctious! Good Job!
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thank guys, and ill keep my eye on the tigers
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looks really nice!
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Good job for a first timer!

Consider putting on a black background. This will help draw attention away from your equipment, and more towards the fish and plants

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