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Old 06-08-2019, 10:01 PM   #1
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New guy from Austin TX.

Hey yíall!

Just doing my intro. I have been keeping aquariums since I was in high school in the 80ís but Iíve been away from them for the last decade or so.

But, I now have a 10 year old son who is interested in fish, plants and seeds, anything that grows or develops. So, Iíve been digging through my stash the last few months.

We recently set up a 40 gallon planted tetra tank. Nothing fancy of course, we actually built on the cheap. - Plastic rain gutter lights with compact fluorescent daylight bulbs, stand built from scrap lumber we got dumpster diving at a house they were building around the corner from my shop. Hooked up an old school Eheim canister filter we bought cheap off eBay, etc. But... weíre having fun and learning new stuff.

Hereís a few pics below.

I also collect the old school square Eheim professional series I and professional series II canister filters and rebuild and overhaul them just for fun.

Anyway looking forward to new things and I hope to be able to contribute to the board over the next few months.

Thanks in advance for all you do on here.

-Ron Eldridge
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