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    so i should just get a big tank, paint it black, and that lives there is sand and a pleco, doesnt sound too fun :/
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    Have you read throught some tank journels from other members yet? It might give you some other stocking ideas that might work better

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    thanks, reading those were helpful. Are most barbs or just TB, because if I'm going to have a more peaceful tank (keep the pleco and ditch the RTBS and tiger barbs) any fish suggestions?
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    It all depends on what else you like. There's a lot of different tetras that you might like. They are great fish to watch and will get along with other fish as well.

    Try googling them and check them out
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    ok so heres what im thinking after reading and googling: pleco (either bn or common), cardinal tetras, and rosy barbs. Are the barbs going to harass the other fish?
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    NOT common pleco, ever.

    Other barbs (not tiger) are usually fine. You shouldn't have any issues with roseys (or gold, cherry, checkerboard, etc.).
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    +1 to the above

    Common plecos get very very big very very fast. They can grow to well over a foot in lenght
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    Oh my god!How big do BN get?
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    oh okay, thats not too bad. now that i got rid of the aggressive fish, can i add corys? (1 pleco, 2 corys, 3 cardinal tetra, 3 cherry barbs) is that a good tank (29 gal)?
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