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Old 08-26-2005, 01:37 PM   #1
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Supplies for first fish...

been a bit distracted on the other money pits in my life (house, motorcycles, woodworking, etc) and i have put off stocking my tank... or you could say i have been cycling for an extremely long time

what food, meds, supplements, etc should i have on hand for my first fish. im probalby going to get a goby (to hang out with my pistol shrimp) or a black clown (or maybe a maroon clown).

ive been tossing my pistol shrimp (in my QT) a bit of frozen shrimp every so often, but i will be moving him to the main tank when i get a fishy...

anyway, enough rambling... any suggestions.


55gal FOWLR,
DIY stand and Hood,
AquaC Remora,
Coralife Lunar Aqualight (4x65W),
60 LB Hirocks Base Rock, 40 LB LR 50/50 Keys/Gulf
150 LB Playsand (~3-4 in DSB)
2 x Blood Red Fire Shrimp, 2 x Cleaner Shrimp
2 x Black and White Percula Clown, 1 x Orange Spotted Blenny, 1 x Red Stripe High Fin Goby
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save your money and buy what you need. a couple types of food is probably it.

54g all-glass bowfront corner planted FW

Red tiger lilly, Rotala Indica, Sagittaria Subulata, Micro Sword, Cardinal Plant
Fluorite Black sand and gravel
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Old 08-26-2005, 06:53 PM   #3
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Good diet for your fish, and TLC. Good Luck
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