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Thread: tank size

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    what is the minimum tank size for a single oscar?
    and for 2 oscars?

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    Adult oscars require rather large aquariums and I would recommend a min of 75 gallon and better 120 or more.

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    how big is a 75 gallon tank can someone give me the conversions is it like a 3ft or a 4ft or what i have no idea thanks in advance
    dont really have much of a signature this will do for now i suppose

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    75 gallon = Almost 300 L. the lenght depends on the width and height of the tank but I would say that 4 or 5 ft is common for this size tank

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    ok so a standard 3 ft tank is 2 small for my 3 fish thats good cause that gives me an excuse to buy another one now
    dont really have much of a signature this will do for now i suppose

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    90G is what I've read is ideal for 2 O's. I get my info from www.oscarfish.com

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    And a 90 is still only 4" taller than a 75, so there isn't much different. And I wouldn't be too hard core on oscarfish.com, they have come across to me as one of those 'push their way down your throat' type sites that recommends stricter than necessary minimums.
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