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Aquarium Hobbyists

Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by mrbee2828, Jun 26, 2012.

  1. Jan 27, 2013 at 6:39 AM
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    SR52012

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  2. Jan 27, 2013 at 2:10 PM
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    08PRELB

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    Here is my 56 gallon fresh water aquarium, I have three angel fish, two gouramis, three tiger barbs, some neon tetras and a few others. My personal favorite are the angel fish, let me know what you think.

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  3. Jan 27, 2013 at 4:20 PM
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    SR52012

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    I will def do a "Build" post when i get things going... have to wait for a friend to help me with it... I also need to get some pumps to get it going.
     
  4. Jan 27, 2013 at 4:31 PM
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    raskal311

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  5. Jan 27, 2013 at 4:33 PM
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    I'm really tempted to go buy a 10 gallon tank and have fish in my room since it's the only pet we're allowed to have. But that probably wouldn't be a good idea since I'm gonna be gone May-August... Haha
     
  6. Jan 27, 2013 at 4:40 PM
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    raskal311

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    Our trip to HI to collect fish.
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  7. Jan 27, 2013 at 4:48 PM
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    gasgasman

    gasgasman ASE Master Tech.

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    Mine.....
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  8. Feb 18, 2013 at 7:54 AM
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    SR52012

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    So i am planning on getting my pumps and things set up this sat... lets see how it goes... wish me luck lol
     
  9. Mar 12, 2013 at 10:04 AM
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    SR52012

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    So i set up my tank finally... but... ran out of money so i could not do salt right now, so i returned some of the stuff i bought and used it for a clip on fluval filter. Here is how it sits as of now... just threw some cheap fishys in there to get her going, going to get some plants and other things this week.


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  10. Mar 12, 2013 at 10:06 AM
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    LoadedTaco

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    I don't have one anymore but I love aquariums. I will post some pictures of what I used to have later on today.
     
  11. Apr 8, 2013 at 7:22 AM
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    EFalco50

    EFalco50 Woah! How did that get here?

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    I just purchased a Marineland 10 Gallon with some kind of "Bio Wheel " filter. IT comes with LED Lighting with a night time mode which i think is just a fancy world for blue leds. Any input on this type of filter system? Plus I dont know if ill be able to keep living plants with LED lights.
     
  12. May 13, 2013 at 7:57 AM
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    SR52012

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    Got the tank set up and forgot to put some pics up... so here you go!


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    [​IMG] These are the coolest guys!!! Freshwater shrimp!!! I got them to see how they would do and so far so good! when the croak i would like to get a crawfish! but we will see!
     
  13. May 13, 2013 at 8:00 AM
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    Those are not aquatic plants. They will die underwater. I hate when stores do that
     
  14. May 13, 2013 at 8:06 AM
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    SR52012

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    They have been alive for about... 3 months i think ive had them... and i have been using the plant food liquid stuff.
     
  15. Aug 22, 2013 at 5:48 PM
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    Just went from a 25 to a 55 as my oscars were outgrowing the tank.
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  16. Aug 29, 2013 at 2:02 PM
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  17. Aug 30, 2013 at 5:36 PM
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    08PRELB

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    So I'm thinking of turning my 56 Gal. fresh water into a saltwater tank and starting all over. Anyone have any thoughts or suggestions on doing this or could you recommend a good salt water forum? I have been lurking on reefcentral.com for the last week or so but are there any others?
     
  18. Sep 2, 2013 at 12:31 AM
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    best people to talk to is the local reef shop i have been told stuff on reef forums and killed halph my fish cause 10 people told me to do something and all swore by it. Make friends with a employee at the local fish store and take there experience
     
  19. Sep 2, 2013 at 7:52 AM
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    If its your 1st salt tank, get a good book.
     
  20. Sep 2, 2013 at 7:26 PM
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    08PRELB

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    Thanks for the advice!
     
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