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29 gallon oceanic biocube

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Hello, im starting my first planted tank in less that 5 weeks and am currently gathering my needed supplies. I've currently purchased a 15 pound bag of black flourite sand, 20 pounds of black tahitian sand, and a medium sized net. I'm purchasing a 29 gallon biocube, and am going to switch out the actinic (Sp?) with another 10,000k 36 wat straight pin bulb. I also have the hopes of using on using Api root tabs as well as Hagen Plant Grow Natural System (Includes CO2). I'd really love to have dwarf baby tears or dwarf hairgrass so it has a nice carpet, as well as some taller, nice looking plants. I'm going to set the tank up with mixed flourite and sand, with a few rock decorations, and hopefully (Crossing my fingers) some nice driftwood. I really do need help with plant choice and timing matters, so suggestions would be greatly apprecitated.

As for the fish i plan on keeping two fantail goldfish with airstones running at night so the fish arent poisened by the co2. Any suggestions for the fish or any help at all for me?
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You will do better to make your own DIY CO2 system, using two 2 liter soft drink bottles. That tank will have high light unless you only run one of the bulbs at a time, so good CO2 will be essential to avoid lots of algae problems. Using two bottles, and starting them a week apart, then replenishing one tank every week, might give you enough CO2 to run both bulbs at once.
 

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Read the DIY Forum, searching for DIY CO2, and you will find lots of advice about how to convert soft drink bottles to CO2 generators. A bubble counter isn't needed at all, but they do serve another purpose, to catch yeast solution before it gets to the aquarium. That tank has a big filter compartment in back, where, with some effort you can poke the CO2 line into the little pump inlet area, or just bubble the CO2 in the filter sponge area, where it should dissolve during the passage through the sponges. Personally, I would just use a single PC bulb, to cut the light in half.
 

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Your plant choices are limited much more by CO2 than by light. Once you get low medium light you can grow almost all plants, if you have good CO2. Without good CO2 plants grow much slower, and some plants just don't make it at all. Doubling your light will benefit algae far more than plants.
 
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