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    Meh,. OK it's big and it looks good. I'd have been a lot more surprised if it was fresh water

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    Impressive

    I wish I had the resources and time to invest in setting up a aquarium like that
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    that's not the biggest private one in North America by far.

    There are a fair few bigger on Monster fish keepers forum.

    My favourite being the 50,000 gallon shark tank in a guys basement.
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    Ran out of room and time!!!

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    What surprised me about it is that it seemed to be very reasonably stocked with 160 fish for 20,000 gallons.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisfraser05 View Post
    that's not the biggest private one in North America by far.

    There are a fair few bigger on Monster fish keepers forum.

    My favourite being the 50,000 gallon shark tank in a guys basement.
    That was my thought as well. Not sure if we're thinking of the exact same one or not but here's a link:
    http://www.monsterfishkeepers.com/fo...ster-Mega-Tank
    You know when the first picture is of a backhoe that it's going to be a big build.
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    I'm fairly certain I've seen this guy on TV before. Not sure where, though. Maybe it was a magazine... I can't remember now. lol

    That Monster Fish keeper guy's tank is pretty awesome/ridiculous. I dig it. However, I don't think that's in his "living quarters". It looks uncomfortable, unlike the featured tank in the OP, which looks more relaxing... it's actually IN his house, not just on the side, where it looks like you can walk through, but not relax? Maybe there are more pictures I'm not seeing.
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    yeah I can see a distinction between "aquarium inside your house" and "aquarium build into the outside of your house". The article OP linked says this guy's tank is the " largest privately owned tank of its kind in North America". Whatever that means.
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    beautiful build. wish they would have went more in-depth about the filtration he built. seems like a very smart guy.
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    I agree with Dutchie, would have been nicer if it was a freshwater setup that size. Impressive, nonetheless.
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