55 gal Community Re-aquascaped

Discussion in 'Navyscuba' started by navyscuba, Dec 11, 2009.

  1. navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Well for a bit now we have been thinking of making the 55 gal just for Angels, Cories, Danios and Rainbows. We had a good amount of Mollies, Platys, tons of livebreeders so we decided to take them to the LFS and the guy I know there told me if I want it to trade all the 20 or 30 fish for another pair of Angels well guess what I said? yes of course. :happy0064: So a few weeks ago looked around for 3M Colorquartz was hard to find since 3M is discontinued the product. Looked around till found a company in CA that had only one bag left of Black grade S so We got it. Have been putting it for later till today. Changed the blue and black gravel to Black Colorquartz. So also we were a bit tired of the background so I looked at the one on the opposite side and looked like would work so we flipped over and began with the good stuff. :anim_65: The wife want it to plant the tank and arrange it this time. Here are the pics. I think she should do it more often. :giggle:
     

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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    More Pics

    :anim_65: Enjoy. Comments and Ideas are :sign0016: as always. :anim_65:
     

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  3. Lucy

    LucyModeratorModerator Member

    It looks great! I love the Angels. :)
     




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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Thanks Lucy.:;toast
    :oops: forgot to post the pics of the new guys.
     

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  5. Regal

    RegalWell Known MemberMember

    Great job aquascaping! Your angels are very pretty!
     




  6. Elvishswimmer

    ElvishswimmerValued MemberMember

    Wow! Its beautiful!!
     
  7. iloveengl

    iloveenglWell Known MemberMember

    :) Your wife did a fantastic job! Love the new substrate and the cream colored river rocks make a lovely contrast against the black. Great work!!! :;toast
     
  8. Aquarist

    AquaristFishlore LegendMember

    Looks great Mr. and Mrs. Navy! :;perfect Beautiful fish!
    Ken
     
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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Thank you guys and gals. That's what I told her. She did awesome but she think I'm just saying cuz is my wife. :;smack
     
  10. bolivianbaby

    bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    Looks awesome, Navy! If she runs out of tanks to aquascape, feel free to send her up here! I'd love some of my tanks to look like that! That looks fantastic!

    Love your new angels, too! They're gorgeous!
     
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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    I showed her ur message and she laugh I told her I could hire her and she smile. hahaha
     
  12. haddaj04Valued MemberMember

    Your newly designed tank looks 10 times better, good job!
     
  13. Betafish305caValued MemberMember

    awesome stuff! looks great! :)
     
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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    Thanks Let me see if I can post some pics soon the plants have spread and are looking healthy.
     
  15. lorabellWell Known MemberMember

    WOW!!!!!! Looks fabulous!!!!!!
     
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    navyscuba

    navyscubaWell Known MemberMember

    new pics

    Here are a few pics from just few minutes ago gotta arrange sand again since the vacuum moved it. ;D
     

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  17. LyndaB

    LyndaBFishlore LegendMember

    I was just going to ask...... how do you plan on keeping those stones in their neat little lines when you gravel vac? ;)
     
  18. bolivianbaby

    bolivianbabyFishlore LegendMember

    That looks fabulous! Awesome job, Navy:;hug2
     
  19. Shawnie

    ShawnieFishlore LegendMember

    great job scubes!!!!! never noticed but i have the same tank and stand in my hallway LOL
     
  20. TedsTank

    TedsTankWell Known MemberMember

    Beautiful!! Let me know when she hits the road to do our aquascaping...I need it...she gets 3 days in Maryland at the beach.
     




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