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Thread: RCS or Amano?

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    Default RCS or Amano?


    0 Not allowed!
    I(for 95% of you that dont know) am setting up a 166 gallon Freshwater Planted Tropical Community tank, and I would like some inverts.
    RCS or Amano?
    Stocking(before you ask):
    x25 neon tetra
    x10 bronze cory
    x12 Zebra danio
    x12 Diamond Tetra
    x12 Glowlight/mystery fish
    x2 BN pleco

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    0 Not allowed!
    RCS Advantages:
    more colorful, will breed
    RCS Disadvantages:
    Smaller, so they may get eaten by fish

    Amano advantages:
    Bigger, less likely to get eaten
    Disadvantages:
    Will not breed, Less colorful

    Honestly if I were you I'd do both. You've got plenty of room.
    300 gallon mega tank: build in progress
    75 gallon community tank: tetras, danios, corys, platies, otos, pearl gouramis, bristlenose pleco, assassin snails, red cherry shrimp, bamboo shrimp
    70 gallon growout tank: clown loaches, sailfin pleco
    60 gallon goldfish tank: fancy goldfish
    29 gallon frog tank: 1 bullfrog
    10 gallon and 5.5 gallon betta tanks: 1 male betta each, sometimes snails

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brhino
    Honestly if I were you I'd do both. You've got plenty of room.
    +1

    Totally agree.
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    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

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