Dylans jbj 28g nano cube

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  1. Dylant

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    hi everyone

    So finally going to put some pics up of my setup. its has been running for 4 weeks now.

    any advise would be greatly appreciated regarding scaping and setup.

    Also i dunno if the powerheads is an overkill??

    thanks
     
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    very nice little tank, personally i would take the flat rock in front away and maybe put it on one of sides of the scape or use it somehow to get the scape a bit higher, but by removing it, you will have more of a cave, i like that.
    i also have a small tank, have 2 powerheads, have them facing each other though, so created some random flow in the tank.
     
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    Thanks nadeem. Ill try that. I put one powerhead facing my dt outflow to increase flow to the back chambers. Just think I might have to much flow now. One powerhead is 2000lh and the other is 3000lh.
     
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    Hi Dylan, tank is looking good.
    I think those 2 powerheads are fine, I would just put the sunsun at the back so that its not in the line of site.
    Is everything in the back still standard?
     
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    Maybe at some point replace the SunSun 3000L/h with another Seio 2000L/h

    As suggested, I would also try to gain some height with the rock work.
     
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    Thanks for the advise guys will try increase height.
     
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    sorry just an update on my tank at the moment. it been running for a while now, very happy with it. sorry about the bad quality pics.
     
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    Its looking really good.
     
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    Great collection of softies! Looking nice!
     
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    Tanks looking nice:thumbup:
     
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    Great work man!!! The tank is looking great!!! :thumbup:
     
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    Thanks everyone!! working hard on it!!!
     
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    Is that a branching hammer?
     
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    yip and a frogspawn
     
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    Damn. My branching hammer heads struggle to get past the size of a R5 coin :(
     
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    Wait until your parameters start becoming stable then you'll see it open up;)
     
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    :thumbup: I would love to have them the size of Dylan's - they're spectacular.
     
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    they are bud!! my favourite coral!!!
     
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