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  1. eminor

    A noob vs some hardest plants

    Hello, I'm making a little diary to tell my madness, or rather a certain love or neurosis of the difficulty in a general way. The tank i'm presenting is a one year old tank, it has suffered and survived BBA's, Green Water, diatoms and lot's of trouble. This tank started almost at the same time...
  2. christinecrites

    Project I - 3 Gallon Nano Tank - Low Tech

    I bought this 3 Gallon Marineland tank complete with internal filter. I swapped the filter set up out for a bigger sponge, fluval biomedia and tucked in filter floss between the other filter media and the pump. I added a heater that I have to monitor because it’s preset. I unplug it if the water...
  3. christinecrites

    Project II - 5 Gallon Low Tech Cube Tank

    Newbie sharing my second scape progress and welcoming any tips or advice! Tank: 5G Marineland Portrait with false back and internal filter ripped out and an Oase filtosmart 60 added. (mech. sponge, biomedia, filter floss and purigen). Mini 25W heater (non adjustable). ONF flat nano on a time...
  4. J

    Advice on First Planted Tank

    I'm totally new to the hobby and am getting my first tank ready to make a start, figured i would do as much research as i can to be as ready as possible. Just wanted to check with the more experienced members of the group that my initial selection of plants would work in my tank 125 litre with...
  5. Jordimex

    Noob here would like some advice

    Hello my name is Jorge, actually i am a week old in this hobby and fish keeping all together For my tank im not looking to emmulate any particular style im just going freestyle hope it works I have a 65 gal tank, with a aquatop CF400-UV i have no idea what the flow rate is (all i know is that...
  6. S

    Hygrophila problem.

    Hi Everyone, I am new to the forum, thanks for having me! I am in desperate need of some advice. I had bought some hygrophilia online but have had nothing but disappointment with them! I bought them as i read they are easy to look after and not demanding. Can anyone tell me what I am doing...
  7. DannyH

    600x450x300 or 762x457x457 ?

    Hi all, I'm new to Ukaps and having found it after deciding to set up an aquascape (or at least try to) I've been amazed at the amount of knowledge freely available from such a generous bunch of likeminded people! Hopefully you'll be able to help me with a couple of questions I have, I have a...