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post #1 of 5 Old 07-20-2011, 08:17 PM Thread Starter
3 month update! Almost where I want it

Well, I bought my tank on April 18 and had it set up shortly after. It has really come together the way I had hoped and I have almost checked everything off of my stock list.

Stock list: 4 Neon Tetra, 5 Diamond Tetra, 7 Harlequin Rasbora, 3 Black Neon Tetra, 3 Oto Catfish, and 1 German Blue Ram, unknown number of MTS

Wish list: 5 Panda Corydoras

Here are the pics!

The back left corner is bare and empty. I intend on planting one more amazon sword to fill it in. Unless y'all have a better suggestion!
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post #2 of 5 Old 07-21-2011, 04:46 AM
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Looking good! Swords would be nice to fill in your space or a bunch of Wisteria.

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post #3 of 5 Old 07-27-2011, 05:40 PM
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Nice aquascape, I like that. Well done. That back corner you mentioned, one suggestion would be a chunk of wood, not too big, but long and straight. Sort of like a standing tree trunk. It would conceal the equipment and I think flow into the other piece nicely.


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post #4 of 5 Old 07-27-2011, 08:43 PM Thread Starter
Thanks y'all! I appreciate the suggestions! Now the challenge, deciding and searching for the solution!
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-27-2011, 08:58 PM
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I like it alot! I agree with Byron I think the right piece of wood would be just right.

Kindest Regards,

Keeping fish its not a hobby it is a passion!

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