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Old 06-09-2011, 11:14 AM   #1
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What's the appeal of these? I know, different strokes for different folks. But I seriously don't get the appeal of them and don't think they look that good. Any thoughts?

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I don't get the appeal either. They are terrible for keeping fish in. They are too deep for the surface area and difficult to light properly. I doubt I would take a free one.

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I'd have one if I was well versed in SW and wanted a seahorse tank, but for FW they're kind of a pain. I've seen some corner tanks that are sort of a hex shape for sale on CL, but no ones buying them either.
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It's purely an opinion thing. People like them or they wouldn't be sold. Supply and demand.

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I dislike them thoroughly. They don't give fish enough room to swim back and forth. Fish (usually) don't swim up. They're a terrible idea.
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I certainly don't find them appealing but to each their own. I don't see anything positive about them, especially when it comes time for fish selection.

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