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  1. New to Planted Aquariums
    Hi, I'm currently cycling a new tank that I plan to put axolotls in. So far I only have a dwarf lily, a red diamond and a tree shaped piece of driftwood each wrapped in java moss. I plan to add in many many more over the next couple months. Anyways, I have a 36" T5HO double lamp topping my 50g...
  2. Lighting
    I'm setting up a freebie 29G tank that a friend of mine discovered whilst cleaning the basement in his new house - shipping cardboard still attached:D Eheim 2213 - running on my 10G now Koralia Nano 425 for circulation - on it's way Pressurized CO2, Ideal needle valve, Up! aqua Spiro diffuser...
  3. For Sale or Trade
    $60 for this awesome fixture. Unfortunately this does not come with bulbs. It is a $100 unit brand new. Very good shape. Would love to trade for CO2 splitter, decent size canister, or rare crypts or other plants... pm me for info. shipping extra
  4. Lighting
    Hi, I am upgrading to a T5HO fixture and I want to know what bulbs would be best to use. I have quite a few plants with red color to them and I want that color to be brought out. I wanted to know whether it would be best to stick with 2x6700K or one 6700 and one "pink" bulb (a very ambiguous...
  5. General Aquarium Plants Discussions
    a 24" ho t5 fixture? and how should i go about co2? this is for a 20 gallon. i am as well going to need it for a 55 and a 10 gallon but i assume it will be the same set up on either size?
  6. Lighting
    I had to replace one 6,700K Coralife T5HO bulb and what struck me was the difference between the older bulbs and the brand new one sitting right next to each other. The 'older' lights were used for 3 weeks 10hr/day and are identical to the new bulb. Color: the new bulb is milk-white while...
  7. El Natural
    Hi everyone, this is my first post here, but I've been lurking for a while. I've been keeping fish off and on for 20+ years, but recently decided to get more into planted aquariums. I bought Diana's book and have read most of it. OK, on to the question. I ordered an All Glass triple tube T8...
  8. General Aquarium Plants Discussions
    I want to do a High tech, pressurized 29 gallon set up and I was recommended to try the Aquatic life T5HO 2x24watt unit by a reputable source. Heres a link http://www.bigalsonline.com/Dual-Lamp-T5HO-Light-Fixtures.html?green=24373091602&tc=default It does have individual reflectors, but I am...
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