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post #1 of 6 Old 08-31-2009, 12:01 PM Thread Starter
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Hi I'm new to fishforum

I live in northern Indiana, at the tip of lake michigan. I got my frist tank at the age of 10, 1952. I've had at least one tank set up for the 57 years that followed .Right now I have 9 tanks running, 5- 40 gal. 3- 55 gal. and 1-125 gal., all planted freshwater tanks. When I started all the fancy filters etc. were not invented yet, so to keep a healthy tank ,plants were the way to go, I guess it stuck, cause I still have more plants then fish. Yes the fish are HAPPY. keeping some ciclids in a planted tank takes a bit of work, but course gravel and valisneria makes it doable.

Have a good fish day FISHMAN8181
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post #2 of 6 Old 08-31-2009, 12:09 PM
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Welcome to the forum! Do you have any pics of your tanks that you can share? We LOVE pics.

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post #3 of 6 Old 08-31-2009, 12:51 PM
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Hello and welcome to the forum!

Yes, some picture would be great! I love the look of planted tanks!
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post #4 of 6 Old 09-10-2009, 02:09 PM
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post #5 of 6 Old 09-10-2009, 03:48 PM
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Hello.

You sure are ambitious when it comes to tanks. It's a great hobby isn't it?

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post #6 of 6 Old 09-14-2009, 01:32 AM
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