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Old 12-14-2005, 04:24 PM   #1
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Good deal? Now with pic.

180 Gallon All-Glass Aquarium with overflows. Oak Stand and Canopy. New Little Giant pump. Wet/Dry filter, UV Filter. Other minor accessories. Compact Fluorescent and N.O. Fluorescent lights. Tank dimensions are 6' x 2' x 2' $750
I am thinking about buying this for maybe a future seahorse/pipefish tank. Is it a good enough deal to buy for future plans or should I let it go?
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Old 12-14-2005, 04:38 PM   #2
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Sounds like a deal to me assuming all is in good condition and working order.

So when are you putting the new addition on to house your addiction?
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Old 12-14-2005, 04:48 PM   #3
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The new addition to the house is for the 2000 gallon predator tank. This will probably end up in my bedroom. As far as the tank goes it looks new. I have only seen the pics though.
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Old 12-14-2005, 05:23 PM   #4
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I think you should pack it up and send it to me for Christmas! I'd like to have it for my basement

Sea horses like tall more so than width so I think a tank of those dimensions would be wasted on them. If this is going to go in your bedroom is it a first floor room? Is this going to be upstairs? Do you know if you can have a tank that big upstairs? I think you should probably be able to knock a couple hundred off that price to make it a great deal.
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Old 12-14-2005, 05:31 PM   #5
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Phyl, you don't know Brenden no space will be wasted. When he ststes sehors/pipefish I am sure he means plural as in many.
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Old 12-14-2005, 05:41 PM   #6
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My bedroom is downstairs so it will not be a problem. I could put it upstairs in certain areas where I know it would have support. My office is upstairs and is approx 20'x30' it would be a awesome place for it but the truss spans are to big for the weight.
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Definitely plural
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Old 12-15-2005, 08:38 PM   #8
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The price is down to $600. The handles on the oak stand are a little tarnished but could be replaced for $20 or less if I wanted to. There is a outside chip dime sized on one of the corners. Said it was there since he bought it. Tank is full of water so I know it does not leak. I am thinking the stand/canopy alone is worth $600. The tank, wet/dry, UV and pump are just bonuses. I am just not sure it is what I want. Should I worry about the chip?
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****, I would love that. I don't think a small chip would hurt especially if the tank has been up for awhile. Might make sure the silicone inside the tank is in good shape. That is a good deal.

I really want a 5' or 6' tank
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Ellis want to do some trading? Here is a pic of the tank. He dropped the price to $600. He wants it out of the way. Has new furniture coming in. I think if I showed him $500 he would take it.
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