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post #11 of 37 Old 11-23-2010, 12:04 PM
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Sorry my fault for saying that... First sight it looked a bit cluttered..... But it actually looks good better than what i could do and as pasfur said it will be better for the fish... Sorry

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11 Neon Tetras
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post #12 of 37 Old 11-23-2010, 12:05 PM
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nothing to be sorry for just a difference in opinion which is part of a healthy conversation..LOL

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post #13 of 37 Old 11-23-2010, 12:07 PM
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Just re read it earlier and thought it was a bit sort of unnesasary.. ;lol

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5 Platies

4 Mollies

3 Guppys

1 Swordtail
11 Neon Tetras
1 Red Tailed Shark
Opaline Gourami
BN Pleco
Snakes-
Coral: Rat X Corn
CoCo: Rat

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post #14 of 37 Old 11-23-2010, 02:28 PM Thread Starter
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:D that fine fishboy

thanks for you input guys. As far as using cable tie I don't wont them to be seen
so would it not be better to use Marin silicon?

and haw big of a cave should I make?
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post #15 of 37 Old 11-26-2010, 09:22 AM Thread Starter
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yesterday I did a water change and left it to cycle for about 3 Hr,
Then I did my water tests and I got 0 reading on No2 No3 and Ammonium :)
but the bloom is still there. should that clean soon?
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post #16 of 37 Old 11-26-2010, 09:27 AM
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yesterday I did a water change and left it to cycle for about 3 Hr,
Then I did my water tests and I got 0 reading on No2 No3 and Ammonium :)
but the bloom is still there. should that clean soon?
how long has the tank been set up?? if you are under 2 months you are doing fine nothing to worry about... just a normal part of cycling a new tank.... depending on where you are time wise it may be time to add some snails...

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post #17 of 37 Old 11-26-2010, 10:55 AM Thread Starter
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just over 5 weeks and I have 2 hermit crabs, 1 snail and 1 California shrimp that my wife like the look of at the LFS.
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post #18 of 37 Old 11-26-2010, 07:56 PM
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yeah some ledging or a cave would complete it...

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post #19 of 37 Old 12-18-2010, 09:28 AM Thread Starter
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I add my two new clown fish Ben and Jerry yesterday,
My wife and I LOVE them
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post #20 of 37 Old 12-18-2010, 07:12 PM Thread Starter
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Ben & Jerry 2nd day in there new home.
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