Sunday, 11 October 2009
So, after getting the tank, the filtration and the background in place, it's time to create the cabinet, and install the lights...
My brother in law is a master carpenter (builds e.g. yacht interiors): www.doehetsam.nl
He helped me out.
I have been setting up a big aquarium over the last year.
Here are some pics of the developments:
Placing the 360x100x100 cm tank (19mm glass):
Above the tank we used liquid pond epoxy: 100% water proof and ideal against too high humidity.
The filtration system consists of an EB40 beadfilter + a Red Dragon 12.000 l/h pump + 1Kw heater:
Preparing the back ground, consisting of 3x Pangea Rocky 3 (on the picture a friend and experienced Central American cichlid breeder, Jan Fioole):