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post #11 of 16 Old 11-21-2006, 09:23 PM
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i dont have a tank yet but i thought i would gather information first before doing that
That was a great decision, one that I didn't make months ago when I started!

Read up on cycling, it is a pain to wait to put in fish, but well worth it! There are great sticky threads around here that will help tremendously, but never hesitate to ask questions. There is a ton of knowledge floating around this site and everybody is very friendly with their help.

Also, WELCOME TO THE BOARD! :D
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post #12 of 16 Old 11-21-2006, 10:57 PM
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Welcome to the forum! You are wise to do research before obtaining a tank and choosing which fish you want. You will find it is a very rewarding and addictive hobby! :D

You know what the definition of hobby is: something of interest that is going to cost you lots of money!
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post #13 of 16 Old 11-22-2006, 01:45 AM
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Well well well...He is probably going to read this and think everyone here is nuts! Hee hee...But I would have to say GO WITH!!!!!!...
either
1) Freshwater
or THERE EQUAL :D :D
2) Saltwater

Haha...Well knowing that I have freshwater and saltwater :D

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55 Gallon:1 Baby Bristlienose,1 Swordtail, 1 Bala Shark, 2 Common Pleco, 2 Clown Loaches, 2 angel fish,3 (look a like) rasbora Tetra's, 4 Black Skirt Tetra's, 4 Long-finned Gold Zebra Danios, 4 Cardinal Jumbo Tetra's,6 Red Eye Tetra's, 7 neon tetra's
10 Gallon Nano Reef:1 Chocolate Starfish, many snails...Work is in progress...err
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post #14 of 16 Old 11-22-2006, 06:46 AM
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Hi and welcome to the forum.

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hey everyone im new to fish i dont have a tank yet but i thought i would gather information first before doing that...well.....hi!
Good idea.

That is what I did but do not be disapointed when "disaster handling" strikes (GOK that I have had my share)!!!

Many members of this forum can help when (not if) it strikes as you gain experience.

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post #15 of 16 Old 11-22-2006, 08:11 PM Thread Starter
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Hey everyone! Thanks for the advice and imput and welcomes :D I Think that I am going to get into a freshwater tank. I already have a 500 gallon long tank on order. I think it is going to cover my living room wall it will look great :D

I was thinking of getting a great white shark or something

J/P!!! hee hee. but really I'm not sure
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post #16 of 16 Old 11-22-2006, 10:49 PM
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500 gallons? Just what is the size of such large tank? Would fit 100 harlequin rasboras or 50 altum angelfish.

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