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post #1 of 7 Old 04-07-2011, 11:38 AM Thread Starter
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My first tropical tank

Hello everyone this is my first time i have ever set up a tropical tank. I got a lot of ideas and help form here thanks all let me know what you think.
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post #2 of 7 Old 04-07-2011, 12:06 PM
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great job for a first tank!!

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post #3 of 7 Old 04-07-2011, 12:29 PM Thread Starter
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Thank you there is so much great advice and ideas on here i am glad i found it thank you for your lovely comments and i hope to learn more form here :)
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post #4 of 7 Old 04-07-2011, 03:39 PM
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Looks really good, I might add some short plants or a piece of driftwood to the middle to break things up a bit but it looks very good.
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post #5 of 7 Old 04-11-2011, 06:26 PM
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Nice work. If I may, i would just suggest a dark background, something as simple and inexpensive as black construction paper that you can buy a sheet of at the arts/crafts store. It would expand the space and help to break up that centre open area that lorax84 referenced.

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post #6 of 7 Old 04-12-2011, 01:43 PM
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This is a great start. It looks nice, and it's apparent that you put a good deal of thought into it. I would agree that a background would be a nice addition, and perhaps an interesting rock or piece of wood somewhere in the middle(but not dead center). What are the species of fish that you have there?
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post #7 of 7 Old 04-15-2011, 04:22 PM Thread Starter
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i have 4 rummy nose teta, 3 sword tails
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