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Freshwater from Walnut

Densely Planted Tank

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Active within 2792 Days

Name: FattFishy

Size/Category 10-Gallon Freshwater

Type: Glass

Shape: Standard

List of Fish:
2 - Panda Cory
1 - Honey Gourami
4 - Neon Tetra
1 - Otocinclus

Lighting: 2 13 watt compact flourescent bulbs (AKA T2's or CFL's)
I made a makeshift reflector using aluminum foil and tape.

Filtration: One HOB filter from Top Fin. It is Top Fin 10 producing 50 GPH with a turnover rate of 5 turnovers per hour.

Invertebrates: Hundreds and hundreds of Red Cherry Shrimp.

Other Accessories: A broken flower pot as a cave in the left-center portion of the tank.
A complete flower pot in the right of the tank as a resting place for the cories.
An airstone above the latter flower pot.
A PVC pipe hidden by the Java Moss. It is in the left behind it.

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08/23/2013 10:46.45 AM
love the plants

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07/22/2012 03:16.33 PM Report This Comment
I like all the plants! It looks really nice

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07/14/2012 08:29.19 AM Report This Comment
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06/01/2011 12:00.46 PM
05/25/2011 07:25.58 PM Report This Comment
does it cause algae
does having the to lights cause any algae and how long do you keep the lights on in 24 hr day i like the planted tank very cool

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04/20/2011 02:25.37 PM Report This Comment
Love the plants
Nicely planted tank. Here is a vote for you

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11/03/2010 06:30.05 AM Report This Comment
nice set-up


10/10/2010 11:21.48 AM Report This Comment
lookin good!
love your plants, Looks like you're doing a fantastic job with them!! Your fish must be happy; here's a vote, have a fab day.

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09/28/2010 11:18.42 AM Report This Comment
Nice Tank
You got a very nice looking planted tank there. How long have you been keeping a planted tank? Where are your fish in your e quarium? Left you a vote. Keep up the good work.

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01/11/2010 08:26.58 AM Report This Comment
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heres a vote.

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08/07/2009 09:39.13 PM Report This Comment
Thanks for sharing! Here's a vote!

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06/10/2009 06:52.17 AM Report This Comment
I love the densely planted plants

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05/23/2009 06:47.40 PM Report This Comment
nice tank

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05/22/2009 06:30.43 AM Report This Comment
yay i find u, lol. A great big VFU,


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05/02/2009 03:20.36 PM Report This Comment
Nice Tank FattFishy
Voted for your tank FattFishy. Very nicley done!
Fellow Fishchannel Forums Member,

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05/02/2009 12:24.13 PM Report This Comment
stopping by to vote 4 ya

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03/11/2009 03:57.08 PM Report This Comment
Heres a vote for you
I like your tank. I hope you get tank of the week.

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03/10/2009 09:14.06 PM Report This Comment
nice tank here's a vote. I'll be adding new pics real soon so come check'em out. How do you liek ur panda cory's, i thought about getting some

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03/08/2009 03:14.38 PM Report This Comment
Welcome To Fish Channel
here,s a vote. have a greatt day

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03/02/2009 07:03.03 PM Report This Comment
Your tank looks so lush and green! Very nice!

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03/01/2009 04:57.47 AM Report This Comment
Hey there fishy
Loving the shrimp and Im really finally getting into the plants too! Have a vote!! Jas

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02/28/2009 10:21.11 PM Report This Comment
Welcome to the club. You have a beautiful planted tank. I am jealous. Leaving you a vote.

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02/28/2009 09:11.01 AM Report This Comment
Sweet tank. I have some gouramis in my 29 g!

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02/27/2009 06:43.05 PM Report This Comment
Love the plants! Great looking tank! here is a vote

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02/27/2009 07:56.40 AM Report This Comment
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