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View Poll Results: Favorite shaped tank?
Standard rectangular-10, 29, 38... 9 13.04%
Tall-15 high, 25, 37... 5 7.25%
Long-30 long, 55... 8 11.59%
Long, low, and deep-20 long, 40 breeder... 13 18.84%
Bowfront 22 31.88%
Hex 2 2.90%
Other 10 14.49%
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Old 12-17-2009, 10:10 AM   #1
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What's your favorite shaped tank?

My choice is long, low, and deep. When I say deep I mean front to back dimension.
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Old 12-17-2009, 11:07 AM   #2
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They all have applications that they are best for IMO so I chose Other.
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Old 12-19-2009, 01:47 AM   #3
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i really like the ones that go in the corner with the rounded front i think they are so unique and pretty
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i voted "other" just because GINORMOUS was not an option Otherwise, im kind of with HN1... I really like the bowfronts, but the breeder type tanks really are nice for some setups, but a big tall tank is nice for others. I dont have a bowfront yet, but i will
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Old 12-19-2009, 10:56 PM   #5
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I chose other because i like them all. I like corner tanks alot, but i also am into the deep tanks like a 40g breeder. I also think bowfronts are cool. Except i need to make sure i put that i hate hexagons though.
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I was just wondering why you hate the hexagons? I was thinking about getting one for a seahorse tank since i might be able to get it cheap.
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I have a stard 125 but you`ve got to love the bowfront.
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Old 12-20-2009, 09:30 PM   #8
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I love the long, low and deep. Makes a very nice penisula tank.
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I was just wondering why you hate the hexagons? I was thinking about getting one for a seahorse tank since i might be able to get it cheap.
I don't know. I just don't like the look and i like space to decorate. I guess i don't HATE them i just do not prefer them. And i like the idea of having a seahorse tank in a hexagon, that sounds cool.
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Bowfront - these make very nice viewing tanks.
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