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Old 02-23-2011, 08:35 PM   #131
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I have not ordered there yet. I have browsed there sight thou, and did see some interesting things.

I picked up my substrate today. And a bunch of rock (60)lbs from the LFS.
I'll post pics of it tomorrow. I got some under gravel LED's to light up the rocks at night, blues and greens.
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Old 02-23-2011, 09:21 PM   #132
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Awaiting the pics!
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Old 02-23-2011, 10:03 PM   #133
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I have not ordered there yet. I have browsed there sight thou, and did see some interesting things.

I picked up my substrate today. And a bunch of rock (60)lbs from the LFS.
I'll post pics of it tomorrow. I got some under gravel LED's to light up the rocks at night, blues and greens.
It sounds beautiful. More pics please.
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Old 02-24-2011, 03:17 PM   #134
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I took some pictures after I washed all the rocks I got.
I need to go out and find some more . But at least it's a start.

Let me know what you think. I think it will look better in the tank.
I hung a bunch of fake plants off it. Just to see what it might look like.
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Old 02-24-2011, 03:18 PM   #135
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Old 02-24-2011, 03:32 PM   #136
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I got the substrate from the LFS. It's not what I wanted. Let me know if it will work for the cichlids.

It is Carib Sea, Eco Complete Planted Aquarium Substrate.
Eco-Complete Plant Substrate

It's going to make my PH neutral. What do you think. Keep it or take it back.

OK after Jim's post below I'm sending back the substrate to the LFS.
I'm going to get: http://www.aquariumadvice.com/review...hp?product=285

It's still going to be black with white sand.
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Old 02-24-2011, 04:08 PM   #137
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Looks like you're off to a really good start. The tank looks great. I'm curious to see the undergravel LEDs.

I've forgotten what you're going to stock. I'm assuming you're going with SA cichlids and not the africans. EcoComplete would be a waste of money with africans. (I hate to think about what EcoComplete for a 220g costs.) They'll just eat the plants anyways.
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love the rocks.
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Old 02-24-2011, 04:16 PM   #139
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That's what I thought. I will be stocking Africans. I will have to take this stuff back. I was thinking it was wrong when I went into the store.
Just another delay. The price on this stuff was $340. Thanks for your opinion.
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