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Christmas present for me from me ..!!

by Scott Fisher from / USA
In the hobby since long time.

Description

  • Category: Lake Malawi
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 inches = 0 gallons
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 cm = 0 liters

    my new 46 bowfront. purchased it around Thanksgiving but havent found a nice stand for it yet , and ... oh . Christmas shopping kinda took precedent a bit too ....LOL



    Now what to put in it ?

Decoration

  • Gravel: still waiting
  • Plants: N/A

    N/A

Technics

  • Light: a cheapo flourescent I guess
  • Light-Duration:
  • Filtration: any help with filtration would be much appreciated / Thanx


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125 gal african tank

by emily bradley from union / USA
In the hobby since 1988.

Description

  • Category: Lake Tanganyika
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 inches = 0 gallons
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 cm = 0 liters


Decoration

  • Gravel:
  • Plants:


Technics

  • Light:
  • Light-Duration:
  • Filtration:


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karrie edwards » posted 2007/12/19 01:52 am
Very nice and clean!!!!!
Thomas Stepien » posted 2007/12/19 06:20 pm
Is that live rock in the back? Can you have liverock in a freshwater tank?

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55 GALLON Mbuna tank

by lee howe from goshen / USA
In the hobby since june 2007.

Description

  • Category: Lake Malawi
  • Tank size: 48x13x21 inches = 56 gallons
  • Tank size: 121x33x53 cm = 211 liters

    contains 5 pseudotropheus crabro,1 albino red top zebra,1 pseudotropheus demasoni,1 tangerine ob,1 ob peacock,1 albino red zebra,1 pseudotropheus socolofi,1 (?)chocolate pleco

Decoration

  • Gravel: crushed coral,Petoskey stones(straight from lakes in my state of birth michigan, these are fossilized coral from about 350 million years ago.)some misc. sea shells,misc aquarium gem stones.
  • Plants: just a couple of small fake plants


    2 aztec statues, 4 pcs lace rock,one table top slate water fall(- pump)and a lot of red and gray slate.

Technics

  • Light: coral light
  • Light-Duration: 14-16 hrs a day
  • Filtration: dual 60 gallon reagent power filters


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central americans

Description

  • Category: American
  • Tank size: 48x18x20 inches = 74 gallons
  • Tank size: 121x45x50 cm = 280 liters

    current set-up in my 75 gal..rainbow cichlid colony,h.nicaraguense(1),c. salvini(1), a. robertsoni(1), a couple of livebearers(xiphos and mollys)

Decoration

  • Gravel: white sand
  • Plants: artificial

    wood

Technics

  • Light:
  • Light-Duration:
  • Filtration:


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w. camacho » posted 2007/12/16 08:09 pm
that's hot!!
lee howe » posted 2007/12/16 08:51 pm
really awesome,where did you get that wood ?
THE chuck » posted 2007/12/17 11:17 am  
lee, at lfs..a mix of drift, mopani and "chinese" wood
Joe & Christie » posted 2007/12/18 10:46 am
Love this tank!
Nathan Sederholm » posted 2007/12/18 05:05 pm
Something to stare at to keep warm. Nice tropical setting even though there is 6 feet of snow outside or I should say 1.8288 meters. :o)
THE chuck » posted 2007/12/18 09:19 pm  
lol nate...feet and inches are ok to me...yes of course, a little tropical look in the house helps to get throught winter..thanks all
bob george » posted 2007/12/29 10:52 pm
is that peat in the water
Cichlid Storm » posted 2007/12/29 10:57 pm
Chuck, how many times have I told you not to Peat in the water, now we have to do a water change before we can go swimming!!!
robert johnson » posted 2007/12/29 11:07 pm
nice tank
hey chuck/mr c can either of u two tell me if there are any sexual difference between Pseudotropheus elongatus i have a pair m and f but i want more females and i can't tell male from female. any help would be great

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33g Earth Eater Tank

by Brian Tatum from Houston,Tx / USA
In the hobby since 2003.

Description

  • Category: American
  • Tank size: 30x13x19 inches = 32 gallons
  • Tank size: 76x33x48 cm = 121 liters

    my 33g geophagus setup, in it are 3x Gymnogeophagus Balazini(1m/2f), 1x Geophagus Steindacheri, and 1x Gymnogeophagus Meridianalis soon to come.

Decoration

  • Gravel: white sugar sized aragonite sand
  • Plants: homemade

    1x large anchored driftwood piece and a few river stones to hold down the plants.

Technics

  • Light: 1x 24in. hagen glo electronic ballast, with 1x 22in. hagen lifeglo super output bulb.
  • Light-Duration: 12 hours on and 12 hours off.
  • Filtration: 2x Aquaclear 300's.

    1x Neptune 100 watt heater.

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robert johnson » posted 2007/12/16 04:49 am
very nice
Nikolay Zieche » posted 2007/12/18 09:22 pm
i like
James Martin » posted 2007/12/19 09:27 am
It's nice, but the aragonite might be a problem as it will buffer your pH over 7.5, and increase carbonate hardness. Most eartheaters prefer acidic water (

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55g Earth Eater Tank

by Brian Tatum from Houston,Tx / USA
In the hobby since 2003.

Description

  • Category: American
  • Tank size: 48x12x21 inches = 52 gallons
  • Tank size: 121x30x53 cm = 196 liters

    my geophagus setup, a standard 55g tank, in it is 1x S. Jurupari, 2x G. Altifrons, 1x G. Dicrozoster, 2x Spotted Corydaras Catfish, and 1x Clown Pleco.

Decoration

  • Gravel: white sugar sized aragonite sand
  • Plants: fake from local craftstore

    2x pieces of Malaysian Driftwood and several river rocks to hold down the plants.

Technics

  • Light: 1x 4ft. full spectrum natural daylight flouroscent bulb.
  • Light-Duration: 12 hours on and 12 hours off.
  • Filtration: 1x Aquaclear 500 and 1x Emperor 400

    1x visi aqua 200 watt heater and 1x airstone.

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hoi chung » posted 2007/12/16 08:04 pm
its ceean but u need atleast 15 fish for thr tank to look lively

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my 4ft tank one of five tanks in my house

by dave fishwick from bordon / GBR
In the hobby since 2003.

Description

  • Category: Lake Malawi
  • Tank size: 48x18x16 inches = 59 gallons
  • Tank size: 121x45x40 cm = 223 liters

    my first of five tanks in my hall way so not much room to move,

    has a mixture of malawi fish all over 3 inchs.

    tuffa rock clay pots (cheap option)
    coral sand

    the small tank at the bottem is full of fry from my zebra peacock cichlids
    (30ish three sizes)


Decoration

  • Gravel: crushed coral
  • Plants: no plants

    clay pots

Technics

  • Light:
  • Light-Duration:
  • Filtration: fluval 304 or 404 i think

    my fish enjoy my air filter going through a clay pot so bubbles spread out

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babies

by Uli and Ria Reusser from kalamazoo / USA
In the hobby since 3 yrs.

Description

  • Category: African
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 inches = 0 gallons
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 cm = 0 liters

    10 gal

Decoration

  • Gravel: LFS
  • Plants: fake


Technics

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karrie edwards » posted 2007/12/13 11:56 pm
david Cologne » posted 2007/12/14 08:46 am
very nice. is that a rope bridge?
Brett Brandie » posted 2007/12/14 05:46 pm
cool decorations
Martin Vajs » posted 2008/01/17 01:04 pm
this tank.....to game Vietcong...

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Green tank

by Uli and Ria Reusser from kalamazoo / USA
In the hobby since 3 yrs.

Description

  • Category: African
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 inches = 0 gallons
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 cm = 0 liters

    4x daffadills, 2x cats, lx pleco, 1x jacob, 2x dolphins, 2x different red tops, 2x dork fish(need id), lx yellow lab, lx clown, 2x ahli, 1x cobalt blue

Decoration

  • Gravel: LFS
  • Plants: not real

    driftwood, slate, holy rock, pots

Technics

  • Light: Standard
  • Light-Duration: evenings and day when home
  • Filtration: magnum 350, fluval 304, powerhead 1140

    2 water changes a week

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Green Tank

by Uli and Ria Reusser from kalamazoo / USA
In the hobby since 3 yrs.

Description

  • Category: African
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 inches = 0 gallons
  • Tank size: 0x0x0 cm = 0 liters


Decoration

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Technics

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karrie edwards » posted 2007/12/22 04:01 pm

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Leigh Partridge
22:58

That's the problem, ours was sold to a private companY years ago since the
john chambers
18:54

now thats a fair system. thanks for heads up, i though we are getting ripp
Leigh Partridge
16:52

Jeeze they don't get us that bad here in NS, Canada. lol. We are higher tha
john chambers
16:41

it can be free but we all have to support our economies. lol. average bills
john chambers
16:23

looks like a made made coral reef. fresh water replica. they can make some
Leigh Partridge
11:15

Guppies?
Leigh Partridge
11:09

Love the Viejas.