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Discussion in 'General Chat' started by TDI-line, Jul 21, 2006.

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    [Jul 21, 2006]
    Ha, and you thought it was going to be about cars!
    Only been running now for 3 days with dennerle method.
    Tank is 720 litres, 2.00 x .6 x .6 Akva-stabil effect line. Setup includes Co2 system with PH controller, and duomat tempature comtroller for the the heaters and substrat heaters.
    Filtering by 2 x eheim 2028 with UV sterilzer.
    No fish yet.
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    What are you going to put in that? A crocodile? Its bloody massive.

    You could use it to swim in if it gets too hot!
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    Nah, just a few tetras.
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    wow that fitted in your back seat! most people just fitt a few nice speakers and a sub!
    nice mod , altho watch on bends you might get the seats wet! lol
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    [Jul 21, 2006]
    nice neat wiring there lol
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    I like the way the wires don't show, any idea if it'll be a fire hazzard? =P
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    All that for a few neon tets lol!
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    Whats a tettra??

    Anay chance of getting a Dolphin and you could have your own SeaWorld!!!
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    [Jul 21, 2006]
    Looks quite smart that, i used to have a few gold fish, but nothing on that scale!
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    [Jul 21, 2006]
    A tetra is a little tropical fish.
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    [Jul 21, 2006]
    Good man Dan I see among all thos useful cables n pipes you managed to instal the nitrous tank :D
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    Yep, and i've got 2 spare bottles too.:beerchug:
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    Thanks mate.;)
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    [Jul 22, 2006]
    you got a good setup mate,

    is it tropipcal or marine,

    if i were you do a marine, been running mine for around 3 months now, so much better than tropical
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    It's freshwater tropical, my last tank was a marine reef, but i always found to many water parameters to get to grips with. The marine fish are stunning though.

    How is your water temperature doing with this hot weather?
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    not very good mate, got 3 fans running in the room, but temperature stil high,

    have you got any reef equipment you getting rid of ?

    water parameters are a pain in the a$$ but so far everything going ok with me, but to be honest mine at the mo is just fish only, looking to do reef in a couples of months.
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    Hmmm, about £500.
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    Ok, first pics with fish.
    At present the following...
    6 x red rainbows
    6 x baby cordoras sterbai
    6 x bristlenose catfish
    8 x otocinculus catfish things
    15 x amano shrimps
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    Got any bigger versions of those pics, as you can't really see much - looks very good though!
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    Oh yeah, i thought they were links.

    Leave it with me.
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    [Aug 12, 2006]
    Looing good. About to order a smiliar set up myself. Orginally set up system as a marine tank and needed a sump filter, effectline won't drill the tank so had to go for another make. I've never been quite happy with the finish and now I've found some one who can drill them. Marine set up went by the way about 9 months ago now. Too much arsing around with water etc for me. So tanks now set up for malawoi ciclids. Lovely fish, just bugger cos they like to kick the **** of each other, all the time. Not having too many problems with temp cos my sump filter in my garage below my living room. TDI whats that filter system your suing I'm familiar with it? I also assume from the CO2 set up your going for plants in a big way? Finally anyone come across the intamk led lights? Got 4 for my tank they create a very good, modern effect if that what your looking for.
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