The Puntius effect

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    Quick update

    Hi my fellow green fingers.

    So last night I did some DIY for my 80W dual Tridonic ballast, took my about 2 hours [​IMG] to sort all the wiring and stuff out but at least the first time I put some power on all was working [​IMG] These 8000k 80w tubes are the BOMB, will get another 80W dual ballast next month already got 2 x 80w 8000k tubes waiting to be hooked up [​IMG]

    It definitely makes a HUGE difference lighting up the dark spots I had on the sides of the tank in the front, so next month when I am adding the other 2 tubes it will lighten up the left and right rear sides.

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    Hey TBK, Looks great man; well done. What are the 3 small grasses in the front?
     
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    Thanks a mil bud, which side of the front section? if you talking about the middle section that is blyxia japonica their is about 4-6 pieces in this section.
     
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    Yup thats it. Have about 8/9 but they just dont want to grow out. they grow about 10cm tall but in stringy strands not rounded like yours.. bleh guess i cant win them all... lol
     
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    My Blyxia japonica really grows very well, very very chuffed with my plant growth in general.

    Plants will even grow faster now since the replacing 2 x 8000k 54w tubes with 2 x 8000k 80w tubes.
     
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    Have your barbs spawned yet?
     
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    I am sure they did already. Seen them doing.something.in between the leaves a few times. But aint got time to raise little barbs:D

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    Barbs

    Hi my fellow green fingers.

    Just a nice pic I got of my barbs enjoying their planted tank.


    Enjoy

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    Update time!!!

    Hey my fellow green fingers,

    So I had to trim my Hygrophilla Angustifolia again last night it grew hectic again, gave it a serious trim last night.

    Also added a 3000lph Wave maker for extra water movement and added some more purigen this stuff rocks beyond awesomeness [​IMG]
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    Full Tank Shot
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    Enjoy :nuts:

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    Awesomeness

    Only one word Awesomeness :nuts:


    My green colours of my plants are greener then green [​IMG]
    I am so chuffed that my Hygrophila Pinnatifida has adopted The Puntius Effect as his new home, it is doing very well [​IMG]

    Also added my other 80w dual ballast yesterday afternoon. It makes a huge difference the dark spots in the rear is no more [​IMG]

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    Perfecting perfection!

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    Quick update

    Merry Christmas to all my fellow green fingers.

    Some nice photos.
    2nd photo is my nice hm, hydrocotyle tripatita tree:D

    Enjoy

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    Hi my fellow green fingers.

    Some serious trimming was needed in the Puntius Effect, all the plants will grow out nicely again [​IMG]

    I dig my HM, Hydrocotyle tripartita tree it is looking beyond awesomeness [​IMG]
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    All the plants will take some time to grow in nicely again but it was needed.

    Enjoy till next time [​IMG]

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    Nice pom pom :laugh: Slip some wood in under it and it will look like a little tree.
     
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    Haha your so funny dude jealousy makes you nasty hahahahahah
     
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    I'm only jealous that you are able to get some work done on your tank and mine still looks like an overgrown jungle! :thumbup:
     
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    Haha I make time dude :nuts: that is the secret, Wednesday nights from around 19h30 it is time for this tank :laugh:

    Was busy till 23h30 Wednesday night :bigsmile:
     
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    Not a fan off little fishies but your tank is truely awesome absolutely stunning you are the true crowned Barb King
     

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