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Operation Bankruptcy
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Moved over from the 'old' site so I thought I'd bring my tank log with me, all metric tonne plus of it...

Still in its infancy, started setting up a 6ft tank around xmas 2017. Intended as an outlet for my interest in some of the rainbows that deserve a decent size arena to do their thing in. Planted, inline heating and CO2, 2 filters - fluval fx6 at one end (running a DIY spray bar along back wall), JBL crystalprofi e1500 greenline at the other (running spray bar along a short side at 90 degress to long DIY one). Lighting via 2x fluval fresh & plant 2.0 LED's. Substrate bed of tropica plant in areas where plants intended to be, overlaid with mix of black sand and micro gravel (both Unipac).

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Your tank looks great! Will follow this log with interest Smile
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very nice! good to see you over here Smile
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Wow your tank looks fantastic.
8ft Clown Loach tank.
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Very nice Kev, its looking good Smile
Glad you decide to join us, always loved watching (and being envious) of your rainbows Smile
 😇 Heaven doesn’t want me...
And Hell is afraid I’ll take over! 😈
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That’s special!!


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(05-02-2018, 05:52 PM)Ruth Wrote: That’s special!!


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I agree Ruth, i think this could be my new number 1 favourite looking tank. Sorry i still think yours is beautiful.
8ft Clown Loach tank.
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Hey Kev... great to you you over on the Dark Side...

Always enjoyed your log so do keep it coming. Looks damn amazing I must say.
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Looking good.

Am looking forward to see how it grows in.

S.
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(05-02-2018, 05:52 PM)Ruth Wrote: That’s special!!


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Almost as special as reef glue? well, maybe not that good...
Thanks for all the positive feedback folks. From previous experience there will be trials and tribulations, there will be algae and unexpected deaths but there will be good times too and that's why we all do this madness. If I can get one to stay still for a couple of seconds I will try to grab a pic of some new arrivals later this week ;-)
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