Category Archives: Aquarium

My Marine Tank – 1st Year Anniversary Update

My tank has been running for 1 year now. Yup! One whole year! 🙂 Have not been really doing much on it except the regular maintenance, emptying the protein skimmer, cleaning the glass, etc. But.. no water change! Heres the … Continue reading

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My Apistogramma cacatuoids

My Apistos spawned!!!!! Saw the fries swimming free with mummy this morning before we left the house. Will have to keep monitoring them for 3 days, and remove the adults in a couple of days. 🙂 Wheeee!!!! I’m so happy….. … Continue reading

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Apistogramma nijsenni

Finally! My nijsenni female in my office tank has emerged from her normal hiding place! She’s all yellow in breeding colours. Sorry for the lousy photo from my iphone. 😀 Hopfully they can give me some babies soon. The female … Continue reading

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A New Tank

I found a buyer for my first tank just a couple of days ago. I found the tank to be inadequate for what I wanted to do, with main complaints in the overhead filter and light department. Got a pretty … Continue reading

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2.5 ft Tank Update (9th Day)

Its the 9th day since I set up the planted tank on the 30th of Dec 2008. The plants are thriving, and I need to perform my first trim VERY soon!

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One for the Office!

I finally got meself a small 30cm(L)x18cm(B)x18cm(H) tank for my desk in the office. Have been thinking about it for days now! 😀 Just filled it up today with cycled water from home, 2 baby guppies and a pair of … Continue reading

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2.5 Ft Tank Update

Its been 3 days since the tank was set up. Time for an update. 🙂 I bought HC from 2 sources. Te HC which I used for all of the substrate was purchased from Pasir Ris Farm, and grown emersed. … Continue reading

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Aquascaping Project

Decided to scape my tank tonight, so that I can go into the new year with a brand new scaped tank. 🙂 So, I headed to Pasir Ris Farm Rd 3 to pick up my plants direct from the plant … Continue reading

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Lights, Camera, Action!

I did my tail end shopping for final essentials I need for the 2.5 ft tank setup this afternoon, and I headed out to Nature Aquarium just opposite Thomson Medical Centre. Bought a pair of 55w Osram PL lights, giving … Continue reading

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A New 2.5 Foot Tank!

I’ve been mucking around the aquarium forums and have been learning loads about planted tanks. Made me realise that the tank I currently have is really not a good size. So, I’ve been scouting around, and found out that a … Continue reading

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