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Old 05-04-2015, 06:19 AM   #11
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Ooooo please show!!

For black sand, doesn't your lfs stock any of the brands out there?
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Old 05-04-2015, 06:21 AM   #12
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I will show one its been sealed Tis laying on its back currently

LFS only stock black quartz sand, and that stuff is horrible! I will only resort to it if i absolutely cannot find anything else
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Old 05-04-2015, 10:02 AM   #13
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Old 05-12-2015, 09:49 AM   #14
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I was going to go nuts like this with mine but opted to keep it as flat as possible. Do you feel deep backgrounds like this that wrap around restrict the room available for the fish?

looks GREAT tho
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No i dont, the background is just like normal decor or plants which also take space
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No i dont, the background is just like normal decor or plants which also take space
can I ask what damaged the original one?
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Old 05-15-2015, 06:44 PM   #17
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can I ask what damaged the original one?
It was stored in the garage for a few years, it had things dropped on it, vermin etc,
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Waiting for the unveiling!
If different from others means better then I honestly can't even imagine!
You always do such great builds!
The pic is a tease!
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The tank is filled and running, once it settles and i am happy with test results, the stock will go in and pics taken
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Old 05-16-2015, 08:45 AM   #20
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Finished the background, tank is now up and running. I will eventually epoxy the BG, but for now the sealer that is on it will do



The tank under standard T8





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