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Readers tank photos.

In this section I would like to profile YOUR tanks!. Please send me your photos with a brief description of the animals and plants as well as any other information you feel is relevant. Include your web site and Email as I will post them with your photos as a link, if you request it. Freshwater or saltwater tanks will be accepted.

Please send your photos to. Badman. If you have photos but no means of scanning them please contact me for an address to send them and I will scan them for you.


XFilers Tank


I consider this my perfect low maintenance planted tank, achieved after 3+ years of learning through trial and error. This set up can be easily achieved and maintained.
Lighting is 48 watt Nova extreme lighting fixture (puts me at 1.6 wpg) Filtration is two Eheim Canister Filters (Ecco 2232 and Ecco Pro) Substrate is Pool Filter Sand supplemented sparingly with Flourish Root Tabs. Decor consists only of 3 rocks and large piece of mowpani wood. Plants include Amazon Sword, Anubias, species of crypts, wisteria and hornwort (all proven to grow well in my water parameters which are very hard with PH of 8. No C02 or ferts are being dosed.
Stock is Black Skirt Tetras (6), NeonTetras (9), Corydoras (Albino 5and Panda 4), Otos (4) and 1 BN Pleco.
Maintenance is 50% weekly water changes.

XFilers Tank

XFilers Tank