Jar Tank.

Discussion in 'Freshwater Aquarium Builds' started by psalm18.2, Apr 12, 2018.

  1. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    Started as this:
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  2. BettaAquariumNew MemberMember

    That's cool! Does it have any inhabits?
    Does it ever spill out of the water nozzle?
     




  3. jaymethyValued MemberMember

    Thats beautiful
     




  4. GoldiemomWell Known MemberMember

    Very nice!
     




  5. FriarThomasIIIWell Known MemberMember

  6. CanadianFishFanWell Known MemberMember

    as they get sucked out dureing waterchanges at the bottem
     
  7. LorekeeperWell Known MemberMember

    Loving it!

    What's your lighting situation? Mostly natural light, or are you using something like a desk lamp?

    I kept a little tank like this, but kept it dirted. Had a lot of fun with it!
     
  8. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    Just got my vals in the mail. Threw them in tank for now. Will attempt some sort of scape this weekend.

    Current inverts are RCS and ramshorn snails.

    Lighting is a non sunny facing window daily. No other light used.

    Removed heater today as it's hot in this tank.

    I have used the spout but after this weekend I'm adding substrate and it may cover it.
     
  9. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    Vals thrown in for now. 20180412_181141.jpg
     
  10. CanadianFishFanWell Known MemberMember

    "tank" lol its like 1gallon?
     
  11. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    Over 1g, more like 2. Lol
     
  12. CanadianFishFanWell Known MemberMember

    lol i just looked at the photo again...oops! :rolleyes::D:oops:
     
  13. LorekeeperWell Known MemberMember

    Looks great! Little tanks like this can be a lot of fun, especially if you need something small for a desk.
     
  14. ParrotCichlidWell Known MemberMember

    I love pico tanks like these :)

    Often seen these jar things in shops with the draining nozzle and thought they would make great pico tanks.

    No fish planned?
     
  15. Discus-TangWell Known MemberMember

    What's a pico?
     
  16. ParrotCichlidWell Known MemberMember

    Pico refers to any aquarium with a volume below 3g.

    Its basically smaller than a nano.
     
  17. BabaWell Known MemberMember

    Nice idea and very budget friendly :)
     
  18. SegiDreamWell Known MemberMember

    Um are those jungle vals? This is just temporary right, you're not planting those in a 1-2g??? Cause if you do plant them in this, um, wow what do you plan your trimming schedule to be?
     
  19. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    As often as needed. Lol.
     
  20. psalm18.2Fishlore LegendMember

    Debating putting the filter in the middle or back and plant around it.
     
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