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Mixed East Africa tanks
West / Central Africa
Mixed America tanks
Asia / Australia
Description of the aquarium:
200x50x50 cm = 500 liters ~ 132 gallons (us)
The basin is made of 10mm glass, stoßverklebt, and has an aluminum cover with light beams. On the bottom plate a Styrofoam plate with 1.5 cm was glued.
The basin stands on 3 pillars of bricks, wooden beams daruaf 3 and a tension worktop which together give a Gesammtsärke of 7 cm.
To compensate for unevenness was glued on a 5mm thick foam rubber mat.
It has a 3D rear wall with stone optics used.
Silica sand from the Bauhandel in grain 0,1-0,5mm, easy Besche coloring. 50kg
Anubias and barteri
Special features of the facility:
It Kalkgetein 100 kg were used, which was stacked so that it provides the fishes as many caves and hiding places.
In lightbar are 2x80 watt T5 tubes daylight white. I'm working on a dimmable control with sun and Untergabg Belchtungszeit So 10-22 is from Mon-Fri 11-22, Sat u. Clock.
Hamburg mat filter, corner version
Filter area 2666cm²
Eheim air pump 200
Pump capacity of the airlift 1300 L / h
Eheim Professional 2224
Pump capacity l / h: 700
Tank capacity in l approx .: 6
Used only as an additional filter for fine airborne particles.
Eheim PowerLine 2048 as a quick filter and Stromungspumpe
Tunze 6045 mit1500-4500l / h flow pump
Eheim Jäger Prezisionsheizer 300W
5 Labidochromis sp. Yellow 1M / 4W
Aulonocora Beanschi 1M / 4W
Temperature 26 ° C.
Conductance: 570 ĩS
Nitrite 0.1 mg / l
Nitrate 7 mg / l
Water change every week 50%.
Homemade food from shrimp, peas, and vitamins
White mosquito larvae, black mosquito larvae, water fleas, Mysis, Artemia
Aquatic Nature Afr.cichlid pellets
1 x weekly cucumber
A-twice a week is fasting.