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post #1 of 6 Old 03-06-2008, 07:25 PM Thread Starter
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20g New tank

Hey everyone, great forum thanks for all your help,
I just upgraded from a 10 g to this new 20 g tank...

any thoughts? more objects? plants? more fish?

I have 1 rainbow shark, 4 tiger barbs and 2 giant danios and 4 live plants.

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post #2 of 6 Old 03-06-2008, 08:29 PM
maybe add some tetras?
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post #3 of 6 Old 03-06-2008, 10:01 PM
If you were to add any more fish, it would be either Danios or Barbs. Nothing else. The Rainbow will get 6-8" long and get very territorial. You may have to rehome him eventaully. Tiger Barbs like groups of 6+, and the danions should have at least 5 others in their group with 36" of swiming space for best results.
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post #4 of 6 Old 03-06-2008, 10:17 PM
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I think it looks great. :) I like the contrast between the plants and the gravel.

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post #5 of 6 Old 03-06-2008, 10:24 PM
Oh... and a suggestion. I would add more plants to the back wall, and add some more caves/hiding spots.
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post #6 of 6 Old 03-07-2008, 01:00 PM
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Good start! Try adding a plain black or blue background to cover up the wires and such.

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