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post #21 of 23 (permalink) Old 09-27-2013, 11:12 PM
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yeah, I've used the fluval prefilter sponge and it does wonders. Also considering Fluval's 13W light, if the new crypts I got today don't look happy even with ferts and tabs. It's funny how much Fluval merchandise I've bought for this Aqueon tank... My Evolve is like a fluval cyborg, hehe..

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post #22 of 23 (permalink) Old 09-28-2013, 08:33 PM Thread Starter
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yeah i agree with you on that. aqueon products arent as widely sold as the fluvals
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I am still on the fence about making my own versus purchasing root tabs. My tank is only a 4 gallon with a small foot print so the tabs would last while.

I think one tab into four pieces should cover the bottom of my tank. I have a large decoration in the middle and the plants are around the outside of it

on the other hand, Osmocote capsules would be cheaper and last a REALLY long time.


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And infinite you could make your own which is cheaper in the long run but at the same time if you are running a nano tabs are just around 7 or so dollars and I just use one and split it into quarters so it does take awhile for it to be used up

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