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post #11 of 20 Old 03-23-2010, 06:47 PM
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If I made a large tank like that, I'd have it so the tank would go around the room... exception of a door way...
Then make the rest a regular living room with seating and all that.

Now my wife probably would go for that, but not one with 1500 fish and as massive as the one above.

I dunno, I've been working on designing it for later in life, once we have more money...
Basically meaning once we both are out of college, and I finish grad school (engineering/physics)
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post #12 of 20 Old 03-23-2010, 07:50 PM
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that is one heck of a tank!!

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post #13 of 20 Old 03-23-2010, 08:39 PM
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I just find the scuba diver way too funny in there "Honey where's the diving gear I need to gravel vac"
LOL I actually saw that in mexico too. IDK how many gallons the tank held, but it had multiple viewing windows. Off in the corner of one was a scuba diver with the equivalent of a giant gravel vac.

This one the bigger viewing window, there was a smaller one, and the tank still went beyond both windows.

.... I'm probably drunk.

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post #14 of 20 Old 03-24-2010, 03:41 AM
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The National Aquarium in Baltimore has some pretty impressive tanks. One is a giant hollow cylinder full of all sorts of marine fish. There's a spiral staircase inside the cylinder so you can walk down the stairs and look at the fish all around you. Very cool stuff.

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post #15 of 20 Old 03-24-2010, 06:01 AM
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That's impressive! Thanks for sharing.

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post #16 of 20 Old 03-24-2010, 07:42 AM Thread Starter
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Mikaila31: Danggg that's one heck of a gravel vac right there - How to do a w/c in our little bitty tanks in 2 sec or less

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post #17 of 20 Old 03-24-2010, 09:09 AM
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Oh, I LOVE the Baltimore State Aquarium! That place is huge and the giant hollow cylinder is amazing. BONUS: Cheesecake Factory is right next door
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post #18 of 20 Old 03-25-2010, 02:56 AM
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As much as I love cheesecake, I never hit up the Cheesecake Factory after aquarium trips. Instead, I walk over to those little mini-mall things they have at the Inner Harbor and chow down on some Five Guys burgers. YUM.

(Was that off topic or what? Haha.)

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post #19 of 20 Old 03-25-2010, 08:34 AM
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WHOA?!?!? I never knew there wa a Five Guys Burger there. Looks Like i'll be headed to the aquarium again this summer
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post #20 of 20 Old 03-25-2010, 11:20 AM
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Enough to make many aquarists envy of this type of tank. Beats the Regina, Saskatchewan's Delta Hotel lobby hotel little pond with three turtles in it.
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