Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > Show Off/Photography
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 11-15-2011, 07:59 AM   #21
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Seanh84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 64
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gboy66

I say black, the plants REALLY stand out, and even the slightest colors from fish can be seen. Plus, you cant see all the alea on the back wall. Heres mine, you you can get an idea of how it looks
That looks awsome.
__________________

__________________
Seanh84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 10:42 AM   #22
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Gboy66's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Cali baby
Posts: 6,826
Quote:
Originally Posted by Seanh84

That looks awsome.
Thanks! I recommend black!
__________________

__________________
Gboy66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 02:29 PM   #23
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Seanh84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 64
Quote:
Originally Posted by rreekers
It shouldn't matter how you position the heater if it is a fully submergable type... I have 1 fluvial 200w that provides labeling of the 1 inch gap where the water level needs to sit.
Im just worried about the plants touching the heater
__________________
Seanh84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 02:33 PM   #24
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Gboy66's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Cali baby
Posts: 6,826
Quote:
Originally Posted by Seanh84

Im just worried about the plants touching the heater
I dot think it would be that bad. I hadnt though of that, but mine arent affected, and they are very close to it!
__________________
Gboy66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 02:58 PM   #25
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Mounds View, MN
Posts: 921
Does anyone know if there is any harm in plants touching the heater?
__________________
rreekers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 03:17 PM   #26
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Seanh84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 64
Can i take cutting from the plant and plant them. (will they grow).

Also do i need to remove the lead weight as i done this but they just floated to the top all the time
__________________
Seanh84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 04:12 PM   #27
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Donkey Gun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 785
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gboy66

I say black, the plants REALLY stand out, and even the slightest colors from fish can be seen. Plus, you cant see all the alea on the back wall. Heres mine, you you can get an idea of how it looks
Hey Gboy, is that a flowering aponegeton crispus on the left??
__________________
Donkey's Tanks:
~~~10 Gallon Planted Jungle Thread ~~-~~ 55 Gallon Community Thread~~~

Donkey's Videos
Donkey Gun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 04:25 PM   #28
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Gboy66's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Cali baby
Posts: 6,826
Quote:
Originally Posted by Donkey Gun

Hey Gboy, is that a flowering aponegeton crispus on the left??
I wish, left fore ground is a val, not jungle but i am not sure of the exact name. Behind is a sword. I wish i had a crispus!!
__________________
Gboy66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 04:26 PM   #29
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Gboy66's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Cali baby
Posts: 6,826
Quote:
Originally Posted by Seanh84
Can i take cutting from the plant and plant them. (will they grow).

Also do i need to remove the lead weight as i done this but they just floated to the top all the time
Yes to the first question, as long as they are cut in the proper spot.

And about the lead, lead is attached? Does it keep it in a bunch? Try burying them very deep!
__________________
Gboy66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2011, 05:38 PM   #30
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Seanh84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 64
The lead is keeping it in a bunch.
Where is the right spot to cut the plant to re plant it?
__________________

__________________
Seanh84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
first planted tank, plant, planted, planted tank, tan

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
10 gallon planted tank Rozdab Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 21 10-10-2012 11:12 PM
PH advice & CO2 - Planted Discus Tank - Tap water is 8.4! sudz Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 10 01-18-2012 10:07 AM
10 gallon planted Betta tank log topic! mrhelton Members Freshwater Tanks Showcase 9 10-07-2011 08:26 PM
40 Breeder Planted Tank kriben Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 3 09-14-2011 11:43 PM
40 gallon planted tank help! pookawolf Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 4 06-25-2011 08:49 AM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.