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  1. Tank Journals
    Hi TPTPeople, Just got started on a 30g long tank - working on the hardscape right now. I have a 20g below that I plan to use as a sump filter / shrimp tank. On this lower rack I am also currently storing my 5g DWC hydroponic lettuce grow - if I could integrate this into the sump and form an...
  2. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Well, I got naughty at work today and started surfing craigslist...and...now I have a 30G tall tank. I was thinking of using this as a low-light / tech dirted tank for shrimp and shrimp friendly stuff. Any food for thought? I'm thinking dirt / sand cap with a gravel cap island w/ (val / Sword...
  3. Aquascaping
    UPDATE: 11/5/11 Alright guys, I have taken your opinions best I could and put together some new ideas. I really do appreciate the help you have previously provided as it helped me get a better eye for proportioning the layout and not making it too messy or crowded. I narrowed it down to 4...
  4. Tank Journals
    Alright so im pretty new to the PTF and have seen a wide variety of tanks that have inspired me to start my own. Any comments or suggestions are welcome :icon_smil day one after plants and mats arrived some alterations specs: 30g tank 30lbs eco complete 15lbs mixed gravel 5 slates 3 pieces...
  5. DIY
    so i have a 30g tank with 130w PC fluorescent lights making it about a 4.3WPG planted tank. In this case, since my tank is a high light tank, how many DIY Co2 bottles should i be using? Would it be wise to use several 1 liter bottles together to create a faster reaction? i dont have money to...
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