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Old 08-31-2005, 05:04 PM   #1
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I hate my tank

So I am selling the fish back to the lfs and I am not sure if I should sell them my lr or try to sell it on my own. Its not very pretty at the moment so I was thinking $2 a pound. Does that sound like a reasonable price to ask?
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Old 08-31-2005, 05:27 PM   #2
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I think you could ask for $3 a lb and sell it quickly to fellow reefkeepers in your area. You'd be doing them and yourself a service by selling it privately. If you sold it to your LFS, they'd probably give you $1-2 a lb and then sell it to people for $5 a lb. You'd be better off listing it in the paper or on AA's classified section.
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Old 08-31-2005, 05:58 PM   #3
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Here are some pics of what my rock looks like now.
does it look like its worth 3 bucks a pound?
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why do you hate your tank?
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Old 08-31-2005, 06:08 PM   #6
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Its just a general dislike for this tank. Its not holding my interest, its really hard to maintain, I have no desire to really work with it. I have a fw tank and I love it. I am very attached to my fish, I love maintaining it. I gave sw a shot, and its just not for me.
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Old 08-31-2005, 06:09 PM   #7
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Sorry to hear Meredith.
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Old 09-01-2005, 07:52 AM   #8
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Man, that sucks. It's not for everybody. I kind of feel that way about Discus. Thought they would be awsome to have. Read and read and read and finally had 5 in a 55gal. Set it up with plants and drift wood and peat moss and kept it dim. Had it for a year and realized that these fish have no personality at all. Boring as I don't know what...
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I can understand the feeling. I'm not real happy with my SW tank right now either. It tears through calcium and alkalinity, my anemone didn't last 3 weeks, I have to top off with 2 gallons a day due to having to run a fan on the water to keep the temp at 80 degrees. Lately the coralline has been peeling off the back glass for no reason.

my planted tanks, I'm always re-arranging stuff...but the reef tank...it stays the same...always.
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You guys are frightening me!

Oh and can someone look at the live rock pictures and comment. If I live close enough to Meredith....maybe I should consider buying some?
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