Threadfin Rainbow Biotope

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    The glowlights are very nicely coloured up. Love it
     
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    Thanks.. the light and moss suits the fish very well.. they are really good looking fish.

    I put some pogostemon helferi in front, and some more moss, and got some shrimp to clean up the wood a big, they are doing a good job of it.

    I am also now housing a baby ancistrus in the tank, long fin, yellow, he will be relocated to a larger tank I am doing in November for a client.
     
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    Have been a while without updates..

    Here are some..
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    Very nice.
    I don't see any algae.
     
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    No algae on this.. :)

    This is a short video.

     
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    This tank is so low tech that my family maintained it while I was away for one month in Barcelona. They only had to feed the fish. No ferts, CO2 or water changes.
     
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    Looking good Luis :)
     
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    Thanks.. the tank sadly will never be a Rainbow Biotope.. it is to go to Hospital end of month, after clean up and taken pictures.. then I will start another scape with another tank, something bigger.
     
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    The scape is almost reaching the end..

    View in HD if you can.

     
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    Stunning !
     
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    thanks.. this is a very low tech tank.. :) which is a perfect example that low tech can also be nice.

    This week I will take a nice photo, then take apart.. next scape is a full buce scape.. :)
     
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    It looks fantastic. What a difference taking out the piece of wood has made.
     
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    Yeah. This is why I like wood and rocks.. easy to change a scape..

    Got the buces now, so will do a new scape soon. This tank is to go to a client, the next tank will be the same size, maybe taller..
     
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    Well done! Came out stunning
     
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