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Old 01-05-2010, 12:01 PM   #11
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@1077: My sword is pretty much the craziest plant ever. It doesn't stop growing. When I went to take it out, it's root system covered most of the bottom of the tank...I'll give it a shot tying to fern to the rock...I mean I have had it for quite a few months and it's living just well, but I'll see if I cant something creative going on. I doubt I'll need root tabs, I've never used em again, but I got some in case. Thanks for your kind words!

@Eileen: Thanks! Yeah, I thought about that. I mean it 55 cents so I'm not too concerned about it, but I probably will get me something water proof here soon. Despite the fact tha DP apparently like sand more, I'm rather fond of the substrate I have in their tank. I got this Activ·Flora™ Planted Aquarium Substrate by World Wide Imports Ent., Inc. in Floracor Red. I really like it. My betta tank I may change. It's got a river pebble substrate, but it's boring, so I may do sand. And the cories I can tell very much do appreciate the change.
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Old 01-05-2010, 01:44 PM   #12
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Very nice looking tank Kelso. Nicely done with the sand :)
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Old 01-05-2010, 04:11 PM   #13
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Lovely job, the tank looks great and the corys will certainly appreciate the new substrate!
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Old 01-10-2010, 09:36 AM   #14
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Awesome job! I am blaming you right now.... when my wife asks me what I'm doing in the den... and I have to tell her that I am setting up ANOTHER aquarium... I am blaming you. I love it!

Where did you get the sand?
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Old 01-12-2010, 02:30 PM   #15
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Thanks a lot! I have Commercial Grade Quikrete Fine Sand. It's right around four dollars for a fifty pound bag at Home Depot. It took me around 40 pounds of it to get a depth around 3 and 1/4 inches.
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Old 01-12-2010, 03:10 PM   #16
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Very pretty!!!
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Old 01-12-2010, 08:00 PM   #17
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Very nice; when the other plants are in, it will be a wow factor. Well done. B.
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Old 01-17-2010, 06:21 PM   #18
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Updated. It's getting there.
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Old 01-19-2010, 02:02 PM   #19
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Not that I crave attention...hahah...but anybody?
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Old 01-19-2010, 03:46 PM   #20
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sweet tank man i just converted part f my tank with sand and i am going to get it ready for corys. Love the puffer fish!! have they ever bit you?????
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