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Old 04-14-2013, 03:40 PM   #1
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got wood?? I just did!!

Just got back from the Chicago chiclid association swap meet and got a resevoir tank for the ATO some pellet food, root tabs, couple books and this awesome piece of malaysian driftwood. It's about 40"x12"x16"

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Made a tub outta some concrete blocks and plastic sheet and bought water softener salt on my way home. Now the hopefully not too long of a process of leeching and sinking can begin.
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Old 04-14-2013, 04:25 PM   #2
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wow, that wood will look awesome once you get it in a tank!!
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Old 04-14-2013, 04:27 PM   #3
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That's a really cool piece!!
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Great piece!
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Old 04-14-2013, 04:35 PM   #5
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Thx . I been looking for a piece like this for months. Hope the center brace of the 4 foot tank its going in won't get in the way when I try to put it in, lol
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I think we need a dw pic thread on here but I'm not starting it
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Jeff from Aquatic Clarity is a great guy and asset to our hobby(his wife is really cool as well), he's always got a great selection of wood and loads of wild caught fish. Anyone interested in dwarf cichlids should give him a look.

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Check out aquaticclarity on Facebook for driftwood pics. You'll see my piece on there as well. He said he's gonna update the pics after today's meet.
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thats insane, love it, cant wait to see it in a tank.
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