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theoscarlover 01-18-2007 01:03 PM

Big fish!
 
This is my 150 gallon tank. It houses
2, 13" Oscars,
1, 9" Jaguar,
1, 17" Clown Knife
18" Pleco
12'' Pleco

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sazzy 01-18-2007 01:17 PM

you have some true monsters, they are stunning you have done a good job with them they all look fat and happy :D
have you grown them all on? or bought big?

theoscarlover 01-18-2007 01:30 PM

Both the Oscars are a year old. I bought them when they were a little smaller than 2". The Jag I bought when he was about 4" for $40. The Clown Knife I bought big 4-5 months ago at 15" for $55
I bought the big pleco large at 16" for about $10.

Thanks for the kind words. It has taken a lot of work to get this far. Within this year I will invest in a 300g tank. I'm afraid that the Clown Knife will out grow the 150g within the next year or two. Plus I really want a Arowana!

xingumike 01-18-2007 02:32 PM

that knife is awesome........ :!:

Lauri 01-18-2007 03:09 PM

Beautiful CK :)

Daz 01-18-2007 03:32 PM

Tidy, but I've seen that backing somewhere before, where? its hand drawn :?

theoscarlover 01-18-2007 05:28 PM

Thanks everyone!

The background I made about 9 months ago. I used cardboard, several pieces of large drawing paper taped together, and oil pastels. It took me about 6 hours, I wanted to take my time with it. I enjoy it being unique and colorful, even though I really like the look of a solid black painted background.
You probally saw it on Monsterfishkeepers.com.
Or Theoscartank.com I am a moderator there helping people with their oscars.

I love this site! Everyone is very friendly here! :D

flatcam1 01-18-2007 06:50 PM

Very lovely tank!! :D

i love the pleco....... :)

Lupin 01-18-2007 07:13 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by dlil
Tidy, but I've seen that backing somewhere before, where? its hand drawn :?

C'mon, Sherlock Holmes, most people are members of several forums and can use different usernames.:lol:

Nice fish by the way, theoscarlover.:thumbsup:

blueblue48 01-18-2007 07:15 PM

WOW i just love knife fish there the coolest and beautiful oscars you have there. nice plecos too.


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