Breite: 43 cm, Tiefe: 26 cm, Höhe: 22,4 cm = 23 liters ~ 6 gallons (us)
There is almost nothing eigepflanzt but most of all plants (except for the few Cryptocorynes in the corners) are glued to the handy root pieces. I can so see that almost all the equipment within a few minutes from the basin. A real advantage if you know how small the opening of Edge. Besides, I can so transform the pool in no time at will.
coarse sand (about 0.5 - 1 mm grain size) and Aqualit
Ride on all plants were secured solely with solvent-free instant adhesive (cyanoacrylate) at the roots
the Anubien will never rumgegärtnert in the basin but outside, after which they are rinsed well, I had to complain about no losses in the shrimp because these plants
Special features of the facility:
sawed desert roots and lava rock, black craft cardboard as back wall
LED unit for Fluval Edge II with 42 LED (for lumen and / or Kelvin does the manufacturer not specified) Lighting period: 12h
AquaClear Mini external filter cartridge for Eheim airlift sponge as a prefilter
Hagen 25 Watt rod heaters
estimated 60 Red Fire shrimp (probably more) that proliferate very well
Bladder snails, snails tower
Water values of tap water: GH 17, KH 9, pH 7.4 I do not measure the water values. It will be given from me regularly alder cones and almond leaves into the water. I attribute a 30% partial water change weekly.
Shrimp feed (pellets) and almond leaves and natural algae and vegetable waste :-)
My desire was to create a wild possible root and plant thickets. The current planting still consists of seedlings that are still proliferate and enlarge. So I hope that also the background and the technology are even more hidden.
I did not want a "miniature landscape" as in Aquascaping produce - even though may well please me something.
I would not really want to imagine the aquarium invertebrates in the category, because I am aware that other users to give an enormous amount of effort significantly more optimal habitats for shrimp produce. Dear would "Nanoaquaristik" been my category. However, the animals reproduce with me very well, are active, thus appear to feel safe and are beautifully dyed up.