New 120 Tank (going to order this weekend) - Page 2 - The Planted Tank Forum
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post #16 of 18 (permalink) Old 02-16-2013, 12:55 AM
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I think you are talking viewing area vs. aquascaping depth and area. They both have advantages. I can tell you that a 48" light fixture on a 60" tank is not a problem. Mine is elevated about 5" above the water and the spill over covers the tank ends just fine.
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post #17 of 18 (permalink) Old 02-16-2013, 12:15 PM Thread Starter
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Still really like the 60x48 120. Anyone else have any thoughts on this? The 120 that 48 going to stick out from the wall a fair amount.
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post #18 of 18 (permalink) Old 02-16-2013, 06:20 PM Thread Starter
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Well as much as I did not want to go with just a 90, and lot going back and forth with the wife, I ordered the 90. Not what I wanted, but it better than nothing, it was either 90 or nothing.
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