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Old 04-27-2012, 08:19 PM   #11
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If that means $200 for the tank and another $200 for the fish, those angelfish had better be able to operate a siphon, clean their own tank, and do my homework for me.
Lol agreed, the ad stated that they were special angel fish that will breed every seven to eight days
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Old 04-28-2012, 09:59 AM   #12
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I actually stopped looking on Craigslist since a lot of people feel they should get retail.

Tanks/filters and the like are like cars (Not Collector cars)...they depreciate as soon as you buy them and quickly.

A buck a Gallon on a clean tank(no issues) is decent price.

Any filter should be 25% of Retail (Amazon Retail not MSRP)

Stands and Hood (25% to 50% Depending on condition etc) and if someone is "Selling as a Set" they should be giving you an additional Discount IMO.

Now I have a Couple of Guys then get used stuff (Flea markets, closing LFS etc) and I just Reach out to them if I need anything and DIY the rest.
I do use Amazon for about 95% of my new purchase needs.
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I just found this on my local CL.
I have 10 free Comet Goldfish would like all of the gone as a group of 10. They are around 1 inch or less long at the moment. FYI-In an average 10 gallon tank, if well cared for and not crowded, they can grow up to about 4 inches (10 cm), while in a larger uncrowded tank they can grow larger generally reaching about 7 or 8 inches (17.78 - 20.32 cm). If kept in a spacious pond they can reach over 12 inches (30+ cm).

10 comets in a 10 gallon. I'm pulling my hair out!!
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"I have a redneck glass made to put betta fish in, come with bamboo. Selling for $15. Will meet locally. Give me a call/txt at XXX-XXXX. I have sold 8 already at craft shows & locally with no complaints and everything has worked out great. Glass not recommended to be drank out of obviously!"

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"I have a redneck glass made to put betta fish in, come with bamboo. Selling for $15. Will meet locally. Give me a call/txt at XXX-XXXX. I have sold 8 already at craft shows & locally with no complaints and everything has worked out great. Glass not recommended to be drank out of obviously!"

How horrible!
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You have to see this:

"I have a redneck glass made to put betta fish in, come with bamboo. Selling for $15. Will meet locally. Give me a call/txt at XXX-XXXX. I have sold 8 already at craft shows & locally with no complaints and everything has worked out great. Glass not recommended to be drank out of obviously!"

Terrible for a fish, but rather amusing as a glass. A stemmed mason jar... Never thought I would see that one.
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Found a 15 gallon for $150 includes:
55 gallon water filter
55 gallon bubble system
30 gallon heater
Hood Lights
Rocks
One Month Filter Replacement

I hope she didn't have this all in the 15 gallon
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ONE OF MY LFS POSTED AN AD AND THE STUFF INCLUDED IS ALL
USED I WENT TO CHECK IT OUT KINDA CRAZY WHAT THERE ASKING FOR


72 Gallon Bow Front

Deluxe Reef Aquarium

$1,599.00

One at this price!

EVERYTHING... and we mean EVERYTHING

YOU NEED to start your very own reef aquarium
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ONE OFY LFS POSTED AN AD

72 Gallon Bow Front

Deluxe Reef Aquarium

$1,599.00

One at this price!

EVERYTHING... and we mean EVERYTHING

YOU NEED to start your very own reef aquarium
Is this supposed to be a bad deal? Haha
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Is this supposed to be a bad deal? Haha
His exact words "you won't find another setup like this at this price"
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