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  1. Substrate
    Anyone know a good reason not to use old, weathered bone for plant attachment and decor in a hard water tank? Assuming the proteinaceous stuff is largely rotted and leached out of it and the tank is very thoroughly cycled with the bone in order to process any remaining nitrogen-containing...
  2. Aquascaping
    I have a decent-sized cow vertebra, about 4" long, which I was thinking would look cool in a tank. As I recall, it spent awhile in a field with other bones, then was boiled to clean it, then sat in a wheelbarrow for awhile before I bought it and soaked it in a bucket of water for two weeks. How...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Try as I might, I cannot find any information on using bones (turtle shells, skulls, antlers, etc.) in an aquarium. I can imagine that with overly soft water it might be a problem, or if it hasn't been properly cleaned and there is still dead flesh on the bone (ew), but what about a cleaned...
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