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Thread: Is this crazy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeffs99dime View Post
    I say get rid of the file cabinet, desk and T.V and put in a 125 or 150 too.
    You mean put those things in the middle of the floor. He still need to be able to call it an office ;)
    Do as I say. Not as I do.

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    I think that the 75gal idea with the cichlids you like is a great idea. Having the bass pro shop tank is always a cool idea but I like the ability to house diversity.
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
    Sw: 1 55gal, 1 30gal show, 1 29gal show, 1 20gal and 2 10's

  3. #23

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    *rubbing hands together* anticipating Jenn's new "Fish Room Office" journal, lol.

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    There is nothing wrong with having the desk in the middle of the room it is actually common. then you can have people sit on the other side if you needed to go over anything with them. Downside is hiding cables....

    And of course tv's can be wall mounted in the corner or something.
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    I did some measuring today...I may not be able to fit 3 double stands in there...it is honestly gonna be tight to still be able to access the 50G which I dont wanna move as it is just doing so well right now. I am going to have to get some cardboard out and make sure 3 doubles will work. If not I may have to opt for a a pair of 40 breeders in the middle.

    Another option may be to move the recliner to the rear wall and have the entire wall where the recliner is for the tanks. I could also maybe put one of the double 75 stands diagonal to the back corner to help save some space. Honestly even saving a foot would make this work easier.
    Last edited by MCHRKiller; 01-18-2014 at 06:03 PM.
    20G High-Tech Planted|50G High-Tech Planted|50G Goldfish Tank|56G Column Low-Tech Planted

    4x75Gs coming soon

  6. #26

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    It's EOTW Beer Time! - KevinVA Nobody likes to drinl alone :) - steeler58 Back at you,  good sir! - Compass Here's to Lee's 5000 and Guava Flavored Whiskey! - Taurus Why drink alone, when a Sandz is nearby? - KevinVA 
    Sorry to hear of your loss, it always sucks to lose fish. - mommy1 Wish it was a real one, sorry for your loses :( - steeler58 So sorry about your fish! - SeaLady Here is pie. - mommy1 for the one you lost :o( - fishmommie 
    No Message - Fishhook Bottoms up! - Slaphppy7 Thanks, this one is on me - mommy1 Here's to 4,000 posts :) - steeler58 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 
    TGIF and here's to good whiskey :-) - Taurus Thanks for the rep :) - rebecca_finny pizza for all.  I finished my book today!!! - fishmommie thank you for your help and advice - showmebutterfly Even Monday's are better with severum - showmebutterfly 

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    On the placement of the lamp in the corner, maybe a shorter lamp on a table so you can hide the fish food and etc back there.
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
    Sw: 1 55gal, 1 30gal show, 1 29gal show, 1 20gal and 2 10's

  7. #27

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    Or use a wall lamp to save the floor space
    Last edited by William; 01-19-2014 at 05:37 AM.
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    Why thank-you - Cliff The grammar crab has you in its grasp! D: - Trillianne Thanks for the clarification - Mith A few clown for the fellow SW clowns. :D - ILuvMyGoldBarb sorry about your angelfish - smaug 
    Many cultures donw through the ages have known that Ice cream is the perfect band-aid for all occasions. ~  Sorry for your loss. - 850R Here's some Christmass Cheer, Happy Holidays Sheamurai - Cliff merry xmas, keep good care of him - genocidex Beer! The perfect gift for any occasion - Merry Chrismas! - 850R I'm glad your here and a active forum member - Cliff 
    penguin for a friend XD - genocidex Thanks for the help with that spammer !!! - Cliff Thank you for the kind words - Cliff Merry Christmas - Cliff To help you re-stock the tank - Cliff 
    Discus and Beer! - Sandz To Discus Days!!! - JudiJetson For very clear advice! - houdini56 Happy Holidays! - Rue Happy Easter! - Slaphppy7 

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    yes, a wall or swag lamp...

    You may have to consider a dehumidifier too...thats a lot of tanks for one room...

  9. #29

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    Unfortunately after measuring and using a piece of cardboard to represent the foot print of the tanks there is just no way to fit 3 75G stands in there. The room is too small...I *could* squeeze 2 75G stands and a stand with a pair of 40Gs but even that would be pushing it. So I have opted to go down to 2 double 75G stands and do some rearranging of the room. The TV is a small 24" flat screen so it can go on a shelf with the receiver. I will put a 56G Column in its place....I have a 34" space where it sits now so it will be the perfect fit. I will still be running 410G of water in this room...in addition to the bedroom's 55G and the living rooms 56G. I cant say this is much of a compromise anymore.

    For the visual people:
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    4x75Gs coming soon

  10. #30

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    Sorry to here that. But if there is no room, there is no room. You just have to be more selective about the species you choose to keep.
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