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  1. #1

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    Default Craigslist find maybe???


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    Thinking of picking this up. Good deal or no?

    http://albany.craigslist.org/for/3689975850.html

  2. #2

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    Seems pretty pricy to me... I think more like $125 - 150 maybe. A new fluval 406 can be had for $169.

    Tank - $40 - $50 based on condition
    Fluval 405 - $65
    AC30 - $10
    Driftwood - $15
    Light is not big enough for the tank $0
    maybe $20 for the rest
    Mike
    120g Mixed Reef In Progress
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    55g Freshwater - Out of Service
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    0 Not allowed!
    Yea after looking it over he is asking too much.

    A new tank usually can be found for $55
    You will need a new light - $80
    The plants are cheap
    River rocks (really...? he thinks those are worth anything lol)
    Driftwood imo is closer to $20
    And the filters can be picked up on ebay if you want some cheaper ones

    Plus it doesn't come with a stand:

    I got the following for $80
    55 Gallon tank
    2 lids / lights (needed bulbs)
    2 HOB filters
    1 Heater (needed replaced)
    stand
    net

    Better deals are out there

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    I agree. Too expensive. I've done a lot of pricing on fish tanks recently and he is asking a lot.
    There is no stand, not a proper light, not a full hood. Also people think their decorations are worth a boatload, but they are only worth money to you if you like the decorations. The guy I bought my 90 gallon from ended up throwing in the decor for free even though I didn't want it and I resold it piece by piece in the classifieds.
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    120 gallon FW bowfront in progress

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    0 Not allowed!
    Yes there are tons of good deals on CL but HArdy and Myself can both agree that there are a lot of folks who think their stuff is still worth 80% - 90% of their original retail purchase. Heck I don't think I gave that much for my 55 when I bought it new with everything (except the canister filter).
    Mike
    120g Mixed Reef In Progress
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