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Thread: Tank Size

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    Quote Originally Posted by Demjor19
    Just a word of advice...I wouldn't buy the growout fish until you have the appropriate tank for them. What if you cram all these fish in a 29 gallon tank that will quickly outgrow it, then you get in a tight spot and can't afford the larger tank? Also...If you are selling the 29 to pay for the 125...where does the 125 have a chance to properly cycle? Just some thoughts.
    Oh no Im not going to put all these into the 29gal that would be plain stupid . I have my 2 sevs in my 55 and I was going to grow out the convicts and pictus cats in the 29 and I will buy the 125 and get it set up and cycled then sell the other tanks to reinburse part of my expence. Unless I can talk my wife into keeping all three lol.
    55gal: 1gold severum(jasper),1 Green Sev (Spot), 3 tiger barbs (left), bovarian ram.
    29gal: 3 goldfish growing out
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    Quote Originally Posted by mollielover
    Oh no Im not going to put all these into the 29gal that would be plain stupid . I have my 2 sevs in my 55 and I was going to grow out the convicts and pictus cats in the 29 and I will buy the 125 and get it set up and cycled then sell the other tanks to reinburse part of my expence. Unless I can talk my wife into keeping all three lol.
    Ohhh Okay...now it makes sense!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Demjor19
    Ohhh Okay...now it makes sense!
    Yeah, I have done crazy things like that in the past and will never do that again. As you become a seasoned fish keeper you realize an understocked tank is way more fun than an over stocked. I like to watch my tank more than I clean it.
    55gal: 1gold severum(jasper),1 Green Sev (Spot), 3 tiger barbs (left), bovarian ram.
    29gal: 3 goldfish growing out
    Scott

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