Sample Setups

This is a selection of popular setup packages. You can bring the following product specifications to your ADA Nature Aquarium authorized retailer as a handy shopping list. There is a multitude of other product options:  We will gladly customize a setup perfect for your style, space and budget.

Here are four popular setups:

Starter Setup

This is a beginner’s kit with a small tank (13 litres) that uses a hang-on filter. As it does not use a compressed CO2 system, it is recommended that you add Seachem Excel to provide organic carbon dioxide. Light is provided using the ADA Aquasky LED light for the 30cm tank. The temperature of the tank will depend on the ambient temperature of the room. Ideal for a shrimp gallery.

 

Item No. Description
140-864 Do!Aqua Mini-S (30cm x 18cm x 24cm)
108-402 Garden Mat (45cm x 30cm, 5mm thickness)
104-031 New Amazonia Aqua Soil (3 litres)
108-068 Aquasky LED 301 (30cm)
Hang-On Filter (small)
Seachem Excel
Decorative branch wood or stones
One foreground plant and two stem plants

 

 

Intermediate Setup

This kit has a 36-litre tank and uses a small canister filter with Do!Aqua In/Out Lily Pipes. It uses a compressed CO2 system: the Do!Aqua CO2 Starter Kit which contains a regulator, CO2 cartridges, diffuser and tubings. Light is provided using the new ADA Aquasky LED light for the 45cm tank. The temperature of the tank will depend on the ambient temperature of the room. Great for small fish.

 

Item No. Description
102-8512 Nature Aquarium Cube Garden 45-P (45cm x 27cm x 30cm)
108-401 Garden Mat (45cm x 30cm, 5mm thickness)
104-031 New Amazonia Aqua Soil (3 litres)
108-070 Aquasky LED 451 (45cm)
140-541 Do!Aqua Violet Glass Mini Outflow (MP-1) 10mm Ø
140-542 Do!Aqua Violet Glass Mini Inflow (MV-1) 13mm Ø
105-302 Clear Hose 10mm Ø
105-300 Clear Hose 13mm Ø
140-601 Do!Aqua CO2 Starter Kit
Canister Filter (small)
Decorative branch wood or stones
One foreground plant and two stem plants

 

 

Advanced Setup

The most popular size is the ADA 60-P. This setup features a 65-litre tank and uses a medium-size canister filter with ADA Nature Aquarium In/Out Lily Pipes. It includes the ADA Nature Aquarium CO2 Advanced System, which contains an ADA System 74-YA v. 2 CO2 Regulator, CO2 cartridges, bubble counter, diffuser and tubings. Light is provided using the new ADA Aquasky LED Single Row light for the 60cm tank. The temperature of the tank is controlled using a 30W in-tank heater. A variety of fish can be kept.

 

Item No. Description
102-8522 Nature Aquarium Cube Garden 60-P (60cm x 30cm x 36cm)
108-402 Garden Mat (60cm x 30cm, 5mm thickness)
104-021 New Amazonia Aqua Soil (9 litres)
104-011 Power Sand Special Small
104-113 Tourmaline BC (10 scoops)
150-003 Penac W for Aquarium (3 scoops)
150-005 Penac P for Plants (3 scoops)
108-080 Aquasky LED 601 (single light type)
102-412 ADA Nature Aquarium Outflow Lily Pipe P-2 13mm Ø
102-4032 ADA Nature Aquarium Inflow Lily Pipe V-3 13mm Ø
105-300 Clear Hose 13mm Ø
101-603 ADA Nature Aquarium CO2 Advanced System
Canister Filter (medium)
Decorative layout materials and plants

 

 

Expert Setup

This kit features a beautiful 183-litre tank, perfect for aquascaping because of its proportional dimensions. It uses an ADA SuperJet ES-1200 medium-size canister filter with ADA Nature Aquarium In/Out Lily Pipes. It includes a compressed CO2 system with the ADA Nature Aquarium CO2 Attached Regulator, 5lb Aluminum CO2 Tower, bubble counter, diffuser and tubings. Light is provided using the ADA Solar I. The temperature of the tank is controlled using a 50W in-tank heater. In this setup, larger fish such as angels can be kept.

 

Item No. Description
102-8543 Nature Aquarium Cube Garden 90-P (90cm x 45cm x 45cm)
108-405 Garden Mat (90cm x 45cm, 8mm thickness)
104-021 New Amazonia Aqua Soil (9 litres x 2 bags)
104-012 Power Sand Special Medium 6 litres
104-113 Tourmaline BC (20 scoops)
150-003 Penac W for Aquarium (6 scoops)
150-005 Penac P for Plants (6 scoops)
108-0471 Solar I with NA G-150W Green
105-1011 Super Jet Filter ES-1200 with matching Lily Pipes
101-301 ADA CO2 Attached Regulator
102-103 ADA CO2 Pollen Glass Beetle 40Ø Diffuser
102-201 ADA CO2 Bubble Counter
101-507 ADA Clear Parts Set CO2 Tubings
5lb CO2 Aluminum Tank
Decorative layout materials and plants

 

 

Professional Setup

This kit features a breathtaking 243-litre tank. It uses an ADA SuperJet ES-1200 medium-size canister filter with ADA Nature Aquarium In/Out Lily Pipes. It features a compressed CO2 system with the ADA Nature Aquarium CO2 Speed Regulator, 5lb Aluminum CO2 Tower, bubble counter, diffuser and tubings. Light is provided using the ADA Grand Solar I. The temperature of the tank is controlled using a 100W in-tank heater. Ideal for a discus display.

 

Item No. Description
102-8553 Nature Aquarium Cube Garden 120-P (120cm x 45cm x 45cm)
108-406 Garden Mat (120cm x 45cm, 8mm thickness)
104-021 New Amazonia Aqua Soil (9 litres) x 2 bags
104-012 Power Sand Special Medium 6 liters
104-113 Tourmaline BC (30 scoops)
150-003 Penac W for Aquarium (10 scoops)
150-005 Penac P for Plants (10 scoops)
108-0551 Grand Solar I with NA G-Lamp Green 150W + 36W Twin x 2
105-1011 Super Jet Filter ES-1200 with matching Lily Pipes
101-303 ADA CO2 Speed Regulator
102-103 ADA CO2 Pollen Glass Beetle 40Ø Diffuser
102-201 ADA CO2 Beetle Counter
101-507 ADA Clear Parts Set CO2 Tubings
5lb CO2 Aluminum Tank
Decorative layout materials and plants