Brief Tank Description

Two tanks both 180 gallons with Discus in them.


What Filter System Do You Use?

Filtration system is a Plenum in both tanks with an anoxic filtration system in canister filters.


What Heating System Do You Use?

Both tanks contain two 200 W heaters


What Lighting System Do You Use?

Lighting for the aquarium used is some back lit lights and above tank homemade lights.


What Fish Do You Have In Your Tank?

18 large Discus in one tank in various colors & 10 large Discus in the other tank all the same type of Discus.


What Plants Do You Have In Your Tank?

Various sword, plants, crêpes, Italian Vail, and also some tropical Lilly’s.

The other tank is filled with live and artificial plants.


What Makes Your Tank Unique?

I never had any luck with Discus until I started using a Plenum, it made all the difference in the world. I also use an anoxic filtration system that uses BCB bags that do a great job of cleaning the water.


What Do You Like Best About Your Tank?

The ease of maintenance that was never achievable 40 years ago.