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New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby davidconnect » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:45 pm

Hello!I am David i have plans on converting my 4x1.5x1.5 tank in to a planted aquarium,have really been inspired by people in this forum and would like to start a low tech planted with native plants with shrimps and tetras,I would be highly obliged if members can guide me through the process of getting my tank up and ready.I wish to use simple laterite as substrate,Diy CO2 and bangla gaach like vals,amazons,hygrophila etc.lots of thanks :)
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Rohan » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:54 pm

I would suggest you to postpone your project till July due to extreme weather conditions.At the mid August start the project :)

Btw did you already got laterite ?
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Rohan » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:55 pm

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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Achintya » Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:11 pm

we all are here for your help.feel free to ask questions.
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby davidconnect » Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:42 am

Rohan wrote:I would suggest you to postpone your project till July due to extreme weather conditions.At the mid August start the project :)

Btw did you already got laterite ?

nops wud be using soil compost nd sand, i heard that near bidhannagar station its available bt nt exact sure of it .......
do you hav ny knowlwdge where i cn find them
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Tirtha » Sun Apr 29, 2012 12:24 pm

davidconnect wrote:
Rohan wrote:I would suggest you to postpone your project till July due to extreme weather conditions.At the mid August start the project :)

Btw did you already got laterite ?

nops wud be using soil compost nd sand, i heard that near bidhannagar station its available bt nt exact sure of it .......
do you hav ny knowlwdge where i cn find them


David, get some laterite and Soilrite. It will help you to run the tank for a long time.
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby soumyadipta9 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 2:19 pm

Tirtha wrote:David, get some laterite and Soilrite. It will help you to run the tank for a long time.


What is the bengali for 'Soilrite' ? And, Laterite is, what we call, 'morum' right ?
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Tirtha » Sun Apr 29, 2012 4:56 pm

soumyadipta9 wrote:
Tirtha wrote:David, get some laterite and Soilrite. It will help you to run the tank for a long time.


What is the bengali for 'Soilrite' ? And, Laterite is, what we call, 'morum' right ?



Soilrite is a product.

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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Achintya » Sun Apr 29, 2012 4:58 pm

agreebut i don't think soilrite has any right bengali name.
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Re: New project on 4x1.5x1.5 aquarium

Postby Rohan » Sun Apr 29, 2012 5:43 pm

Last sunday a friend of mine saw laterite at Galiff at bappa's shop.Not sure of any other site at this moment.

Btw from where to get soilrite?
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