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    New Aquascape Tank

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    Hello! As I am moving into a new house soon I'm thinking of starting up a brand new tank.

    Right now I am thinking of getting a [90 x 45 x 45] tank.

    As I'm trying to aquascape it to look like a "River landscape" . I'm not sure after the type of filters and lights I should get.

    Can anyone advise me on what type of filters ( Their brand and outflow ) to use and lighting (Brand, Moonlight) to use.

    Appreciate all advises and opinion !

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    NEMOLIGHT 54W LED 36" AQUAFRESH
    TWINSTAR LIGHT 900ES 90CM
    ODYSSEA EVO Led 36" 72W (PLANT)

    This are some of the lightnings i was looking at ! anyone have any ideas which is good for a planted tank ? =X

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    green element LED ...
    ehiem canister filter

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    Quote Originally Posted by Emperios View Post
    Hello! As I am moving into a new house soon I'm thinking of starting up a brand new tank.

    Right now I am thinking of getting a [90 x 45 x 45] tank.

    As I'm trying to aquascape it to look like a "River landscape" . I'm not sure after the type of filters and lights I should get.

    Can anyone advise me on what type of filters ( Their brand and outflow ) to use and lighting (Brand, Moonlight) to use.

    Appreciate all advises and opinion !
    Hey Emperios,

    Congratulations with a new house and news about the tank
    Will it be your first tank?

    Zhenya

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    Sort of a new tank of that dimension HAHA!
    I have a 45 x 30 x 30 tank now and it's kinda hard to maintain I guess.
    Heard that a larger tank would be easier !

    What sort of green element LED ?
    And which series of canister filter though

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    congrats on your new purchase...

    Ehiem should be at least 2280 or 2260 bucket and above..
    green element get those 32x 3W led (96W)

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    Hmmmm. 2280 or 2260 eh?
    Actually i need one with a gentle flow that does not create a "dead" zone of current hahaha !

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    difficult to have gentle flow and no dead zone...
    if got space 2260... 2280 I find that it is just enough for a 3ft..
    or maybe 2280 with 1 wavemaker

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    I am using pro3 2073 with rainbar (eheim installation set)attached to the 45cm wall.
    I pointed each of three segments at different angles, but still there are some dead spots right under the rain bar, for this area, I used a small internal filter with 2.5w rating. This works as circulation pump, able to trap suspended dirt/particles in the water column and I use this to pump water up to tank from pail during WC.

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    Re: New Aquascape Tank

    Quote Originally Posted by Emperios View Post
    Sort of a new tank of that dimension HAHA!
    I have a 45 x 30 x 30 tank now and it's kinda hard to maintain I guess.
    Heard that a larger tank would be easier !
    Not sure about that, but certainly more fun when you scape bigger tank, more thing you can put inside
    -Robert
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    My Blog: http://aquatic-art.blogspot.com/

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