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 Post subject: White Sand with Blue or Dark blue background?
PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:44 pm 
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Which background would you go with? A dark blue or light blue one? I currently have Caribsea Eco Complete white sand and my fronts are looking so pale lol.

I've added some white reef and coral rocks as well, need to find some nice big black ones for the 130 gallon.

Which background would you go with though? Think a pet shop would let me try both and return the one I don't want? I have 7 Kigoma fronts and 2 Burundi (although 1 has 7 stripes on both sides? weird?). Using 2 Actinic 54w Lights in the front and 2 regular white/yellows in the back, altough I will replace the 3rd white with another actinic, is that a good idea?

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140 Gallon Aquarium 60"
2 Leleupi, 1 Brichardi, 1 Daffodil, 1 Olivaceous
1 Dickfieldi, 1 Regani, 1 Transcriptus
125 G Flat Back Hexagon 72"
8 Kigoma Frontosas, 3 Blue Dolphins
60 G Aquarium 48"
1 Jewel, 1 Green Texas Cichlid


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 Post subject: Re: White Sand with Blue or Dark blue background?
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definitely dark blue imo. a lot of people like black too.

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 Post subject: Re: White Sand with Blue or Dark blue background?
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Excellent, thanks for the info, here's the final result:

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140 Gallon Aquarium 60"
2 Leleupi, 1 Brichardi, 1 Daffodil, 1 Olivaceous
1 Dickfieldi, 1 Regani, 1 Transcriptus
125 G Flat Back Hexagon 72"
8 Kigoma Frontosas, 3 Blue Dolphins
60 G Aquarium 48"
1 Jewel, 1 Green Texas Cichlid


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 Post subject: Re: White Sand with Blue or Dark blue background?
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Looks great

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