Red Belly Pacu – Piaractus Brachypomum

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Common name: Red Belly Pacu, Red Bellied Pacu Scientific name: Piaractus Brachypomum Average Adult Fish Size:  24 inches  /  60 cm Place of Origin: South America. Rio Orinoco and Amazon basins in Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. Typical Tank setup: Plenty …

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Interpet Waterproof LED Light Strip Review

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With more and more LED lighting solutions coming on to the market the prices are being driven down and becoming more affordable to fish keepers than they once were. Following this trend are a big player in the fish world, …

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Beautiful Glowfish Tetra

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Tank Size – 28 gallon bowfront Fish Kept – 5 glowfish tetra. Purple – human torch, blue – Mr.fantastic, orange – the thing, pink –  the invisible woman, green – Hulk. Waiting on a red 🙂 Filtration – tetra whisper …

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Is Upgrading To LED Aquarium Lighting Worth It?

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When you go to your local fish store to buy a replacement bulb you may often notice other alternatives to the T5 or T8 tube which you are replacing. If you have a keen eye and are lucky enough to …

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125 Gallon Planted Aquarium

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Tank Size – 125 gallon Fish Kept – Neon tetras, zebra danios, killefish, clown loach, bala shark pleco,and rainbow shark Filtration – Api canister Lighting – 110 watts, t5 Heating – yes 2 api heaters Rocks – lava Plants/Corals – …

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Choosing An Aquarium Substrate

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These days there is an abundance of choice when it comes to aquarium substrate. From sand to gravel and soils, all have benefits depending on the type of fish and tank you keep. Swell UK has a wide range of …

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Fish Tank Aquarium Plan of Action During Power Cut

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Short power failures have almost no effect on an aquarium, but if your electricity is out for much longer it is worth taking measures to make sure that your fish are OK. The largest problem that occurs during a power …

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Should I buy fry or adult tropical fish

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When buying tropical fish it is not quite the same as buying a tin of baked beans from the supermarket. There’s a lot more to consider here such as the size the fish will get when it is an adult …

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Tropheus Moorii Ilangi – Tropheus sp. Ilangi

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Common name: Tropheus Moorii Ilangi Scientific name: Tropheus sp. Ilangi Average Adult Fish Size: 15cm / 6 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Tanganyika Typical Tank setup: Rocky Tanganyika tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 Litres Compatibility: Tropheus cichlids should really …

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600 ltr Tank

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Tank Size – 600 litre Fish Kept – 2 oscars 3 Redhump eartheater 2 Gudgeon 2 nicaraguan cichlids 2 plecs Filtration – fx6 and eheim pro 2 Lighting – N/A Heating – N/A Rocks – N/A Plants/Corals – N/A Substrate …

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Monster Fish Tank

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Tank Size – 300 gallons Fish Kept – 3 silver arowanas 2 tiger veil oscars 2 albino veil oscars id shark tiger shovelnose albino senegal bicher nigerian bichir Filtration – 75 gallon sump with 2x 1000gph pumps Lighting – florescent …

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Freshwater Tank

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Tank Size – 80 gallon Fish Kept – Oscars Clown loaches Plecostomus Others…. Filtration – aqua clear 500 Lighting – florescent… blue…&…red Heating – none… room already warm. Rocks – all kinds Plants/Corals – Plastic Substrate – N/A Description – …

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Fully Enclosed Cichlid Tank

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Tank Size – 4ft Fish Kept – 4 × zebra, 1× electric blue, 1× electric yellow, 2 × venustus, 1 × peacock, 2 × lombardi, 1 × frontosa, 2 × common plecos, 1 × albino pleco and a hand full …

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Craigs Reef

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Tank Size – 400ltr Fish Kept – Coral beauty 2x common clowns 5x chromis Red sea bristle tooth tang Algae blenny 2x cleaner shrimp 15x emerald crabs 2x hermit crabs Filtration – sump Lighting – 2x 150w halide 2x blue …

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