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    I'm new to the hobby, but this looks like the most overstocked tank i've ever seen:

    http://indianapolis.craigslist.org/pet/3821052002.html

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    Seems to me just the rock and sand would take up the whole tank.
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    I don't know much about saltwater so I can't comment on the stocking except it does seem crowded. I have done a bit of research though and it is common practice to put that much rock in SW tanks. It's not as much as you think really. Here is bad, unairbrushed (like I would know how to do that anyway)picture of my 75 gallon tank that doesn't have any fish showing breeding colors, but does have 120lbs of rocks. It's not the final arrangement, or a good picture, mine never are lol, but it gives you an idea about the rocks.
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
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    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

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    Yeah the rock and sand is normal, im trying to figure out how they are keeping that many fish in there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by calebtrueblue View Post
    Yeah the rock and sand is normal, im trying to figure out how they are keeping that many fish in there.
    Not very well...
    Like I said, I don't know much about SW, but that does seem a bit ridiculous.
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


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    Whelp, i guess I'll get an Oscar for my 10G then

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    Quote Originally Posted by calebtrueblue View Post
    I'm new to the hobby, but this looks like the most overstocked tank i've ever seen:

    http://indianapolis.craigslist.org/pet/3821052002.html
    Where is the picture? I would like to see it also...
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    Eagh... Can't wait to see his saltwater tank. =X If he takes as much care with that as he did w/ his freshwater one, I'm sure it'll be stunning.
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