‘Featured Tanks’ Category

Featured Tank – Jeff Ucciardo

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

Jeff Ucciardo

29 Gallon

Filter: Filstar XP1

Substrate: Eco-Complete

Dosing: Daily dosing of KNO3, PO4, K, 2ml Flourish, 1 ml Flourish Iron

Lighting: 65 watts PC 9 hours, with an additional dual Coralife T-5s for 7 hours in the middle total 101 watts

CO2 diffusion: Glass diffusor

CO2: Azoo regulator, 5lb. tank

Fauna: Harlquin radboras, neons, ottos, cherry and bee shrimp, nerite snails

Featured Tank – Robert T Ricketts

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

Robert T Ricketts

55 Gallon Low-Maintenance Tank

Substrate: Plenum based with mixed Estes’ Nutmeg and Flourite

Filtration: Two internal Eheims for mechanical filtration, plus a prefiltered external Eheim 2213 for bio.

Lighting: 1-Two-tube strip light, 1 single-strip light. 12 hours/day.

Plants: Val, Crinum, Anubias nana and a couple of other small nana cultivars, A. nana petite, Marimo balls, and Java Moss

Fauna: school of glass cats, a school of Debaui cats, Otos, one male cherry Barb, Amano and Red Cherry shrimp, ramshorn and common pond snails.

Featured Tank – Sean Murphy

Monday, September 6th, 2004

Sean Murphy’s 8-inch cube tank
2.2 gallons.
13 Watts.
Soil Substrate with Tahitian Moon Sand.

Plants: Hemianthus callicthoides, Microcarpea minima, Bacopa var. fagilis, unidentified microsword