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Old 12-15-2005, 11:01 PM   #11
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$500 would be a no brainer. The 5ft 120 I was was considering was going to near $300 after I had it drilled and overflows added. I bought wheels/tires for my car(gotta have other hobbies too) and my kids are getting spoiled again this Christmas so money is not there now. If that was local though, I might have to raid the savings

You buy it and if you have not set it up or go bigger this summer, let me know My wife would kill me. The 75 is about all my office can handle. A 180 would be ideal for my future finished basement though
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Old 12-15-2005, 11:13 PM   #12
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I will probably buy it. Someone around here will want one soon. I bought all the kids their presents last month because I knew what was coming with Melissa. Now it is my turn. I just spoke with the aquarium maker yesterday about my new tank. I do not know if I want another to take care of. That will make 3 large tanks. The predator tank I am planning on should be minimal upkeep compared to a seahorse tank. The 180 will probably be here empty when you are ready to get it.
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Old 12-15-2005, 11:20 PM   #13
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I check the trader every so often looking for a deal like that. $500-600 is a awesome deal + you get the equipment. I wish you were closer

I am trying to get my frags ready for next year. I got some green/green zoos today and a green and purple monti cap. I need to frag my hammer and fragspawn too. They had a nice red blasto rock but they wanted almost $90 for it. I had to pass

I think we will all ive vicarioulsy through you right now
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Old 12-16-2005, 04:44 AM   #14
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great deal, but probably not the best dimensions for the horse tank..
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Old 12-18-2005, 10:09 PM   #15
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Guess what I bought today for $500. What I did not realize when I got there was the setup was new. 8O The guy had never set it up. pumps etc are still in the box. I offered him $500. and he took it. Now I do not know what I am going to do with it? I wish I would have found it a day earlier. I just ordered a $400 tank to mix SW in. This would have worked for mixing water. Thinking of making it a predator tank or holding for ellisz.
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Old 12-19-2005, 08:56 AM   #17
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I would jump all over that deal... I'm only 13 hours away I'll be right down..
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Old 12-19-2005, 11:31 AM   #18
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Dude! That was a deal and a half. I am so jealous.

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Sounds like a plan to me
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