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beetlebz 08-04-2007 01:19 AM

Finally! A couple bad pics of my first tank!
 
My first tank, about a week and a half after adding da feeesh. 2 bala sharks which are camera shy, 2 cory cats and a pleco that are equally shy, and my torrent of tetras!

sorry for the terrible picture quality

http://fishforum.com/userpix/2698_tanksmall_1.jpg

GUARDIAN OF tEH FEEESH lol
http://fishforum.com/userpix/2698_bobsmall_1.jpg

mcdanielnc89 08-04-2007 01:51 AM

Hmm, they actually aren't that bad of pics..

Lupin 08-04-2007 07:09 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by mcdanielnc89
Hmm, they actually aren't that bad of pics..

:lol:

Nice tank.8)

Daz 08-04-2007 11:00 AM

There fine. Pink diver :?

beetlebz 08-04-2007 11:28 AM

thanks folks :)

Oh, and daz, thats not pink. Bob prefers the term "salmon". ROFL!

willow 08-05-2007 06:29 PM

nice tank there for the tetras,salmon is a great colour. :)
when will you be up grading for your balas ? :)

beetlebz 08-10-2007 05:27 PM

theyre still only maybe 2 1/2 inches or so willow. I've been told that they wont get too big in a community tank but Im not going to count on that ;) I think even for the cories the 29 is a bit small, because I want to get 3 or 4 more. SO its looking like towards the end of this year if the balas keep growing I will be looking at a 65 gallon or bigger tank for my freshwater dudes, and perhaps turn my 29 gallon into a saltwater tank. Or i might get another tank for the sharks, get them some tankmates, and leave my 29 for the tetras, cories, and what not, in which case ill buy a new 55 for my first saltwater extravaganza :D

im so indecisive about my pets, for all I know ill teach my rat molly to scuba dive and stick her with the tetras rofl all i know at this point is the balas are going to need a bigger home before TOO long!

comando489 08-10-2007 09:45 PM

i wish that we all would just start off with a larger tank.

i started with a 10 then a 20 and now i have a 55gal...

i wish i would have known what i know now... it would have saved me some $$$

beetlebz 08-11-2007 01:15 AM

I dont know about that... the way I impulse buy sometimes If i had a 125 gallon tank id STILL be in there with a crow bar trying to fit a 10' great white into it :lol:

willow 08-11-2007 07:37 AM

hay there :)
well at least you are going to do the right thing with your balas
and get them a new house,nothing worse than someone saying
ohhhh they'll be ok,they never grow that big.!!!!!!
i must admit that when ifirst started i had a 4ft tank,
i think that some people are frightened of large tanks,
and i can see why.However most of us do go on to
have a combination of sized tanks.i have a 4ft,a 2ft6 and a
1 1/2 ft.
oooooooo loks like i have MTS,group hug everyone. :lol:


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