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    73 gallon Vietnamese hillstream tank build

    sounds like a cool plan. hows thd build coming along ?
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    New member 300gln community tank

    looking good dude, what u go in there ?
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    Just a quick update. I ended u waiting till yesterday to get some new pearls. I've gone the whole 9 yards and switching everything round in the tank too to try eliminate territories etc. Chilling out gouramis Full tank shot or new/current layout (please excuse the mess) Cheers
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    After discussing my dilemma in fish emergency post we think it maybe the black ghost knife fish doing the eyeball eating. I have started moving all my neons And harlequins across to my fish tank at work but it is a slow process as I don't want to over do the filter. Moved across the harlequins...
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    2Ft Scape

    Expanding foam alasse ? What you gonna stock in this little beauty ?
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    Giant Danios Still Swimming Without Eyes ?

    Thank you for that sterling bit of advice. I have allready said im not buying anymore until I have found the cause of the deaths. If I cant I won't buy any
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    Giant Danios Still Swimming Without Eyes ?

    SERIOUS FISHY DILEMA My giant danios, allthough still at 4, I have 2 missing both eyes, 1 missing 1 eye and 1 completely fine. Thinking back, I only ever 'recovered' 2 bodies through out my dissearance madness. I origionally got 8, lost 3 in 2 days and put it down to bad stock/ acclimatisation...
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    Ok, had a great Christmas and new year, kids absolutely loved it !. SERIOUS FISHY DILEMA (also posting in emergencies) My giant danios, allthough still at 4, I have 2 missing both eyes, 1 missing 1 eye and 1 completely fine. Thinking back, I only ever 'recovered' 2 bodies thought out my...
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    Ok, I'm experiencing casualties that areout of the ordinary. I normally lose 1 fish on average every 6 months (ish). When I started reposting on here I stated I had 5 giant danios. I originally bought 8 so lost 3. I thought maybe they were like the 'runts of the litter' so to speak but tested my...
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    125 Gallon Placement/will This Even Work Help

    I think the maximum load bear on joists is 1 tonne per m2 and that's if their 10inch by 2 ( standard British floor joists) not really sure when it comes to the usa. Just thought I'd offer that thought to ponder Forgot to add, that's providing they are standard 16" centres or closer. Ideally you...
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    Last night was a late one for a school night so I didn't notice that I had put the full tank shot on twice instead of the bogwood. Also, iPhone has done it again and somehow flipped my images of my gouramis. Anyways, Here is the bogwood with live plants Here are the Indian gouramis I'm...
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    First picture of the current full tank shot Here is the slate / stone cave I've spent ages faffing with and am finally happy with Here is the lumps of bogwood I've put together. The plants are real (except for the small vivid green grass stuff) love how they are growing in the gaps in the...
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    4Ft Community Tank Start To Finish

    I'm gonna try tak some snaps tonight to show any developement that may/may not have happened. One major thingi a that I have swapped from San ls to gravel but don't think I have gotten small enough stuff for planting in :(. Also my slate cave I decided against glueing it so I can alter its...
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    A Bumpy Road

    Great tanks mate. Bet the daily 50% water changes drive you crazy, they certainly would me ! Any new additions ?
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