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  1. Default 45 gallon corner unit Stock idea


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    ok i got my hands on a nice 45 gallon tank corner for cheap im trying to figure out what i want to stock it with so i know how to set it up inside any ideas?
    it looks like this:
    56 Gallon Planted Tetra based Community Tank.
    "Rummy-Nose Tetra-6Cardinal Tetra-8,Panda Cory-1(whisker issues),emerald cory-5"
    "(1) Angelfish,,1 Zebra Nerite"
    Plants:couple swords,bunch of Italian Vals,Java Moss,Java Ferns,Dwarf Hair Grass
    10 Gallon with a betta,3oto

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    Very pretty - interesting shape - very tall tank - you're gonna have to stand on a chair to vacuum the substrate LOL

    I wouldn't consider any fish that need a lot of horizontal space to swim (like danios for example). What did you have in mind for stocking?
    46 gal fw tank with black skirt tetras, neon tetras, spotted corys, green corys, 1 guppy, cherry barbs, otoclinus, snails & 4 amano shrimp - plastic & live plants
    5 gal QT with green corys & 2 guppies

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    lol i have no idea what i want to stock it with the owner before me had 4 goldfish in it basically im looking for idea's lol i just know i want fresh water fish

    kind of wondering if rainbow fish or cichlids would work
    Last edited by ChaosWolf; 07-10-2013 at 05:46 PM.
    56 Gallon Planted Tetra based Community Tank.
    "Rummy-Nose Tetra-6Cardinal Tetra-8,Panda Cory-1(whisker issues),emerald cory-5"
    "(1) Angelfish,,1 Zebra Nerite"
    Plants:couple swords,bunch of Italian Vals,Java Moss,Java Ferns,Dwarf Hair Grass
    10 Gallon with a betta,3oto

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    I would stock it with a single angel, a pair of Bolivian rams, a school of about a dozen of some type of tetras, 8 silver hatchetfish and a bristlenose pleco.

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    i already have a single angel fish in my 56 gallon with tetra's and cories just need bristle nose to finish that set up was hopeing to go a bit dif but any suggestions are welcome
    56 Gallon Planted Tetra based Community Tank.
    "Rummy-Nose Tetra-6Cardinal Tetra-8,Panda Cory-1(whisker issues),emerald cory-5"
    "(1) Angelfish,,1 Zebra Nerite"
    Plants:couple swords,bunch of Italian Vals,Java Moss,Java Ferns,Dwarf Hair Grass
    10 Gallon with a betta,3oto

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    Although I have no personal experience with either type of fish, I do know that for semi-aggressive fish, it's important to have enough of a "footprint" (length) for them to create territories for themselves and enough space to avoid conflicts & hide if needed - but, someone else here who knows more about them might think you have plenty of space for what you're interested in.

    Actually, that tank would be really nice for an angel.
    46 gal fw tank with black skirt tetras, neon tetras, spotted corys, green corys, 1 guppy, cherry barbs, otoclinus, snails & 4 amano shrimp - plastic & live plants
    5 gal QT with green corys & 2 guppies

  7. #7

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    Nice tank ..it looks very clean for being used.. when are you going to start your cycle?
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  8. #8

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    what about doing a sand bottom, a few tall pieces of driftwood planted with low light plants then having a school of cories on the bottom, a group of otos, and then something like a school of cardinal tetras or serpae

    Rainbows really need more space than that, I have one of the small types and they still use all the footprint of my 75
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    oh that isn`t n exact picture xD i just found one on web. i gota pick up the tank in a couple hours from person house but it looks in great shape like that one XD ws planning on using bacteria from my main tank to help it cycle faster so going to do fishless one same as i did with 56. i dislike serpae i had them before they was so aggressive i had to take them back. and i have a school of cardinals and rummies in my 56 gallon lol. yeah i was thinking it was to small for rainbows as for cichlids i know mumba's need 50 or bigger this only a 45 so didn`t think so lol just thought a big huge rock wall would look awesome since it has that angle in back. I really want to stay away from a smaller fish if i can since i got the 56 with tetra's kind of wanting something bigger
    56 Gallon Planted Tetra based Community Tank.
    "Rummy-Nose Tetra-6Cardinal Tetra-8,Panda Cory-1(whisker issues),emerald cory-5"
    "(1) Angelfish,,1 Zebra Nerite"
    Plants:couple swords,bunch of Italian Vals,Java Moss,Java Ferns,Dwarf Hair Grass
    10 Gallon with a betta,3oto

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    I would stack rock caves coming out of that corner outward and make it a mbuna tank or some dwarf african type. Shellies will be a bit small but there are a lot of options.
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