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Old 09-28-2011, 09:59 AM   #1
 
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20 gal long rescape

Just a couple of pics I am going to try for a river running though it look I have an idea so we will see if it works lol
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Old 09-28-2011, 10:12 AM   #2
 
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Is that sand in the middle? What is on the outsides?
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Old 09-28-2011, 12:04 PM   #3
 
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Is that sand in the middle? What is on the outsides?
Yes it is that is black flourite for the plants I will be adding Ive done some more work on it today so I will put some more pics up tonight
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Old 09-28-2011, 05:25 PM   #4
 
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Do you put something between the sand and the flourite? Thinking if not then the two might end up mixing together later down the road which would be a mess. I like the idea through and should look nice.
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Old 09-28-2011, 05:51 PM   #5
 
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Do you put something between the sand and the flourite? Thinking if not then the two might end up mixing together later down the road which would be a mess. I like the idea through and should look nice.

Eventually it might mix there is no fish in there i just like to rescape my tanks I am retired so it keeps my hands and mind busy.
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Old 09-28-2011, 08:51 PM   #6
 
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I often rescape my tanks lol I work 50-60hrs a week but this is my only past time hobby when i am not working or playing with the kids. When you get it done post some pics as it will be an interesting look.
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Old 09-28-2011, 09:27 PM   #7
 
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Just an update

A few pics water is still cloudy have to move sponge filter. There is no fish.
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Old 09-28-2011, 10:18 PM   #8
 
Is your sand blue? It looks white in the first pics but then blue in the next. I love it, I'm trying something like that in one of my 10g but it looks no where near that good.
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Old 09-28-2011, 11:19 PM   #9
 
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Yeah how did you get the blue effect? It looks good!
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Old 09-29-2011, 06:42 AM   #10
 
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AH that my secret just kidding I found that at Petsmart the other day. It is from those zoo people the ones that make reptile stuff forget their name. I seen it there and just happened to read the back it has no artificial dyes in it and they say its 100% safe. I do not have fish in there so it does not matter but I wanted to be sure in case I add fish.
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