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  1. #1

    Lightbulb Aquarium Gallon Capacity Guide


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    I think this would make a great STICKY

    After spending some time trying to figure out exactly how many gallon tank I had I realized that there are alot of different size tanks out there.

    So I started searching for every size tank I could find and compounded a list for us to use to figure out tank gallon capacity.

    Here are all the sizes I could come up with. If you know of others please feel free to add them to the list.


    "AQUARIUM GALLON CAPACITY GUIDE"

    LENGTH X FRONT TO BACK X HEIGHT IN INCHES

    USE TO FIGURE OUT TANK GALLON CAPACITY


    2 gal Explorer 11x6x11

    2.5 gal 12x8x10

    2.5 gal Minibow 11x7x14

    3 Eclipse 12x7x11

    5 gal Corner Eclipse 12x10x15

    5 gal Hexagon Eclipse 12x12x15

    5 gal Mini Bow 15x9x14

    5.5 gal 16x8x10

    6 Eclipse 16x8x15

    8 gal BioCube 13x13x14.5

    10 gal 20x10x12

    10 Hexagon 12x14x18

    12 Eclipse 20x12x18

    14 Hexagon 13x13x14.5

    14 gal BioCube 14x14x14

    15 gal 24x12x12

    16 Bowfront 20x13x18

    20 High 24x12x16

    20 Long 30x12x12

    20 Tall 20x10x24

    20 Hexagon 18x16x20

    23 Flatback Hexagon 24x12x14

    25 gal Cube 18x18x18

    26 Bowfront 24x15x21

    27 Hexagon 18x20x25

    28 Bowfront 24x16x18

    29 gal 30x12x18

    29 gal BioCube 20x20x18

    30 long 36x12x16

    30 Tall 24x12x24

    30 Breeder 30x18" 30x18x13

    30 Breeder 36x18" 36x18x12

    33 Flatback Hexagon 36x12x16

    33 Long 48x13x12

    35 Hexagon 23x20x24

    36 Bowfront 30x15x21

    36 Corner Bowfront 34x24x21

    37 tall 30x12x25

    37 Column tank 20x18x25

    40 Tall 36x12x21

    40 Long 48x13x16

    40 Breeder 36x18x16

    44 Pentagon 22x22x24

    45 tall 36x12x24

    45 Tech Tank 24x18x25

    45 gal Cube 24x24x18

    46 bowfront 36x15x20

    47 Column tank 20x18x30

    50 Breeder 36x18x18

    52 Flatback Hexagon 48x13x20

    54 Corner Bowfront 28x27x22

    55 gal 48x13x20

    56 Column 30x18x24

    60 Tall 48x13x24

    60 Hexagon 22x22x31

    60 gal Cube 24x24x24

    65 gal 36x18x25

    70 Corner Bowfront 48x22x25

    70 gal Cube 30x30x18

    72 Bowfront 48x18x22

    75 gal 48x18x20

    76 Half-circle 45x23x25

    90 gal 48x18x24

    90 Surfline 48x20x25

    92 Bowfront Corner 48x34x24

    93 gal Cube 30x30x24

    95 Wave 48x24x25

    110 tall 48x18x30

    120 wide 48x24x24

    120 long 60x18x26

    120 gal Tech tank 48x24x25

    125 gal 72x18x22

    144 Half-circle 57x29x29

    150 gal long 72x18x28

    150 high 48x24x30

    155 Bowfront 72x24x24

    180 long 72x24x24

    200 Deep Dimensions 48x36x27

    210 gal 72x24x29

    210 gal 84x24x24

    220 high 72x24x30

    250 Deep Dimensions 60x36x27

    265 gal 84x24x30

    300 Deep Dimensions 72x36x27

    300 gal 96x24x30

    300 gal 96x30x24

  2. #2

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    OMG you have a lot of time on your hands ; )
    46 gal fw tank with black skirt tetras, neon tetras, spotted corys, cherry barbs, otoclinus, snails & 4 amano shrimp - plastic & live plants
    5 gal QT
    Remember: Our job is to take care of the water our fish live in

  3. #3

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    It already is a sticky:
    http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=29539

    There is also a handy calculator in the left side menu:
    http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/converter/
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


  4. #4

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    Quote Originally Posted by BigPoppa
    After spending some time trying to figure out exactly how many gallon tank I had I realized that there are alot of different size tanks out there.
    Hmm, There's already a sticky & it takes no time at all if you use the volume calculator on the LH side - Just saying:14

    A list of standard sizes is here and one non-standard you left out is that my 100G long is 72"x18"x18".

    EDIT: DO'H! Beat by mommy with her fireman like reflexes... :-P
    Gas mileage isn't everything OIIIIIIIO
    Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.
    Why pretend there are no stupid questions? Actually, There are many stupid questions: "Should I drink this bleach?" Is just one example.
    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

    A warm beer is better than a cold beer. Because nothing is better than a cold beer, and a warm beer is better than nothing.

  5. #5

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    Used to try and keep track of my fish here.....

    Ran out of room and time!!!

    Instead I'll tell you the best piece of fishkeeping equipment ever....... Algae Scrubber :)

  6. #6

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    We appreciate the effort. That must have taken some time.
    <-- Click for journals
    "There is no right way to do the wrong thing." - KingFisher "Only bad things happen fast in this hobby" - Cliff

  7. #7

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    I checked all the links people posted here thinking I made an idiot out of myself but nope as I previously thought the lists are nowhere near as complete as the one I made up which is why I did it so they would be in one place.

    So if anyone wants to use my list then thats great.

    If you would rather go to 5 different links with a few tanks listed on each one then thats cool too as we all have the right to waste our time however we wish.

  8. #8

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    Thanks!!! - steeler58 Happy Mother's Day! - Slaphppy7 For 7,000 posts!! - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - steeler58 For working with new fish keepers! Outstanding this month. - Taurus 
    Just Because - Surfdog A round for the fallen this Memorial Day weekend. - Compass I had no cup, so I put it on a bun... - Slaphppy7 You are amazing! So smart and giving. - SeaLady Can't give you any more rep, but well said! - steeler58 
    Thank again!! You seem to enjoy your coffee. - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - Compass this doesnt look like pie... not the right kind.. - Sandz for providing solid guidance to others - RiversGirl Thanks for the rep! :) - Compass 
    cheers - Fishhook Using up my winnings on my friends! - Compass No Message - Fishhook beeeeeeeer! - Sandz Bottoms up! (even though you don't drink, lol) - Slaphppy7 

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    For the tanks I don't know from memory, I usually just use the easy to use and handy calculator from the left hand menu, or a site like this; http://www.aqua-calc.com/page/tank-sizes . But Aeon is right, that list you must have been a lot of hard work
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


  9. #9

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    I will definitely be bookmarking this for my own future use. It's very handy and very complete!

    Thanks so much for sharing your research!
    ~Manna
    10 gallon live planted aquarium with 6 neons
    90 gallon fw community in progress

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    Great post and ready reference - good work.

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