Omg im the craigslist king! - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 8 Old 10-14-2012, 09:24 PM Thread Starter
Omg im the craigslist king!

so as some of you know i have come to acquire my current tanks by crazy deals from craigslist.well today i officially topped my record!I now own a 320 gallon tank and stand!!!!yep 320 gallons all for the low trade of some of my air tools that i no longer use.4 pieces of air tools pics yet but i am officially picking up the tank this saturday after i barrow my pops i went and seen it and did some measuring.dimensions are 96L x 24W x 32H.also this tank is solid 1 1/8 inch glass and weights in at about 600lbs alone! im sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo excited but i cant set it up untill i move in a few months which is a buzz kill but its mine all mine!!!!!!!!!!!! it will be taking my 150 gallon tanks place and i will be using my 150 as my salt water tank then take my 125 and use it in place of my 55 happy but the wife aint looolll.
92smokeaccord is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 8 Old 10-15-2012, 04:32 AM
sounds nearly as good as my deal the other day

i got a brand new 250L tank L48" x W15" x H21"

as i say its new and solid for only 108 inc delivery
madyotto is offline  
post #3 of 8 Old 10-15-2012, 05:14 PM
Sqbear46's Avatar

My new grandson........Jordan Alexander
Sqbear46 is offline  
post #4 of 8 Old 10-16-2012, 02:56 PM
Stoke88's Avatar
That's a crazy big tank. I'm super jealous...
Stoke88 is offline  
post #5 of 8 Old 10-19-2012, 03:23 PM
willow's Avatar
i'll look forward to seeing this tank set up.

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
willow is offline  
post #6 of 8 Old 10-21-2012, 04:08 PM Thread Starter
92smokeaccord is offline  
post #7 of 8 Old 10-21-2012, 04:48 PM
TFK Moderator
Tazman's Avatar
Welcome to the huge tank club!, just picked up a 220g myself this weekend at 72"x24"x30", took 6 people to safely move it.

Make sure your floors can take literally the ton+ of weight once that beast is filled with substrate and decorations etc.

10g Fry / Hospital / QT tank (as needed)

75g Saltwater Reef, Ocellaris Clownfish, Lyretail Antias (baby), Lemon damsel, Longtail Fairy Wrasse, purple dottyback, snails, crabs and a few LPS corals.

220g Still sitting empty (come on Lottery I need the numbers to come up!)
Tazman is offline  
post #8 of 8 Old 10-21-2012, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
Yeah I have cement floors lol.thing weights more then a ton .the tank alone is 600lbs.stand is about 200 to 250.whith water this. Thing should tip the scale at 2.5tons.
Posted via Mobile Device
92smokeaccord is offline  

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Craigslist dprUsh83 Freshwater Aquarium Equipment 9 11-19-2006 08:44 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome