Category Archives: Aquarium

Plants arrived

A couple of anubias, a java fern and a half shell with java moss on that’ll serve as the shrimps’ playground   One 90% water change and a bit of awkward James Heriot style arm insertion and it’s good to … Continue reading

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Coming along nicely

2 weeks after I started setting up the tank, and I’ve already got some stable readings.   Hopefully they’ll persist for a couple of more weeks. Also, I took possession of a gorgeous looking piece of wood from a friend … Continue reading

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Replacement tank arrived \o/

And this time, it was perfectly intact.   That’s it all set up, with the daytime and nighttime LEDs.  I’ve now dropped the substrate in so it’s time to go down to the shop tomorrow and pick up some gravel … Continue reading

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First tank(s)

I’ve been pondering getting into fishkeeping for a while and, last month, I finally plumped for a Fluval Edge 6 gallon (23 litre) tank. A little on the pricy side but that enclosure at the top contains lights and filter … Continue reading

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