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  1. Low Tech Forum
    Im a beginner at planted fish tanks, so i would really appreciate the help. Please read to the bottom for all information. Tank info: 4.5 gallon aquarium (with a heater)(an LED light thats on for 11.5 hours a day)(NO filter)(aka Walstad Tank) temp- 76-78ºF plants- amazon swords, hornwort...
  2. Low Tech Forum
    Im a beginner at planted fish tanks, so i would really appreciate the help. Please read to the bottom for all information. Tank info: 4.5 gallon aquarium (with a heater)(an LED light thats on for 11.5 hours a day)(NO filter)(aka Walstad Tank) temp- 76-78ºF plants- amazon swords, hornwort...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    My tank created on 01 April 2017 with following criteria: - Tank size 20 cm x 20 cm x 35 cm with volume around 13,3 Litres; - Substrate with JBL Aquabasis about 250gr, ADA Amazonia 1000gr, and Dernelee about 400gr; - Filter by HOB (JEBO brand) with 240 Litres per hours capacity (i add about 3...
  4. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hello everyone! I am new to the forum and to shrimping (this is my first attempt at a shrimp only tank), and was hoping to get some feedback and advice. Currently my tank has no living occupants. Tank & Hardware: 15 gallon tall column tank by Aqueon Aqueon QuietFlow 10 HOB with sponge...
  5. Aquascaping
    I am new to the Planted Tank Hobby: I have set up a Nuvo 30L tank. Current Pro + Light Just started to Does CO2 The Tank has cycled for Three week with Just a couple of Plants and fish. I added most of the plants this Thursday. Anybody have any ideas to improve the aquascaping? Thank You
  6. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I first kept fish when I was in middle school. I brought home a goldfish that had been used in an experiment at school. It stayed in a bowl for a while then I got a 10 gallon tank for Christmas. I kept various fish in that tank up until I went to college. I thought I did pretty well to have...
  7. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi everyone, I am really new to the hobby and currently have a 5G Fluval Chi filled with... dare I say it... plastic plants. I've always wanted a planted aquarium but juggling full time work with full time school with full time dog mommy duties just wasn't going to give me the time to invest in...
  8. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hi, I'm setting up a 10g tank for a community of tropical fish, I'm gonna start with some neon tetras and go from there, but I want to have live plants. This is my first aquarium, so I need some advice. I got some Windelov Java Fern and Anubias Nana which I plan to tie to a driftwood (when I...
  9. Tank Journals
    Hey everyone! So my first post flopped and now I have a better idea of what I want to do so here goes… The Background: I won a 3 gallon halfmoon tank in a tetra Facebook contest (yippee!) a few years ago and I set it up in my dorm room at college, threw a few guppies in there and enjoyed the...
  10. Fish
    So I'll be coming in possession of a tank between 60-90 gallons, how should I stock it? I'm either thinking of riparium style and labrynth fish (hatchet? or would they be able to jump out even with such a low water level...), or trying a larger planted tank (just undecided about fish to have)...
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