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Old 04/22/2012, 12:31 PM   #1
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Would you do this.

Would you put a unicorn tang in an 8 by 4 by 2 foot tall tank?


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Old 04/22/2012, 01:15 PM   #2
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No a tang that gets 2ft should be given more space for swimming.


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Old 04/22/2012, 01:18 PM   #3
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Ok i had read somewhere that they could go in 8 foot tanks. Ok well thanks for the help i wont get one then.


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Old 04/23/2012, 09:19 AM   #4
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Old 04/23/2012, 09:34 AM   #5
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Besides the physical issues of such a large fish in that tank, I don't particularly like the illusion is creates. IMO it makes a big tank look very small. Heck if I'm going to drop all this money on buying and maintaining such a large tank, only to have a tuna sized fish in there making it look like a giant goldfish in a bowl


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Old 04/23/2012, 09:43 AM   #6
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Old 04/23/2012, 10:17 AM   #7
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Would you put a unicorn tang in an 8 by 4 by 2 foot tall tank?
Do you have this tank? Or is this just another rhetorical question?


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Old 04/23/2012, 01:15 PM   #8
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Do you have this tank? Or is this just another rhetorical question?
I can count the number of phantom tank sizes he quoted in the last 7 months: 55g, 90g, 180g, 240g, 300g, 325g, 350g, 375g, and now this 8x4x2 475g.


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Old 04/23/2012, 03:20 PM   #9
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If i can figure out how to post the order comfirmation i will. I have the email.


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Old 04/23/2012, 05:22 PM   #10
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Don't get anything else until you get the tank. You have the eel, shark, purple tang, sohal tang, Achilles tang, and I think yellow tang all in your 90. It also has to mature for those to survive too so you can buy other fish in the future afterwards.


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Old 04/23/2012, 05:58 PM   #11
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No yellow tang. I will be waiting until the big tank is set up.


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Old 04/23/2012, 09:01 PM   #12
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I can count the number of phantom tank sizes he quoted in the last 7 months: 55g, 90g, 180g, 240g, 300g, 325g, 350g, 375g, and now this 8x4x2 475g.
That is what I call upgrade fever!

Don't get a unicorn. Go to a public aquarium that has a full size one with a large horn and you will instantly realize they need a huge tank.


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Old 04/23/2012, 09:27 PM   #13
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If i can figure out how to post the order comfirmation i will. I have the email.
Congrats, you should have a fun time stocking it.


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Old 04/23/2012, 09:54 PM   #14
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haha I like the upgrade fever comment!! I get it about once a year but my wife cures it real quick lol!!!


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