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Merth 01-19-2013 10:22 PM

Impulse Buy!
 
How would this work for shrimp 30X12.5X6

http://imageshack.us/a/img338/9691/img0442nu.jpg

hedge_fund 01-19-2013 10:31 PM

That's a really cool tank. Where did you get it?

Merth 01-19-2013 10:34 PM

it came from a reptile show custom size apparently and has the screen top

somewhatshocked 01-19-2013 10:34 PM

It'll work really well.

It's typically referred to as a "Half 29" (even though it's really half of a 20L). You can pick them up from Glass Cages and occasionally at pet stores that cater to the reefing community.

pirayaman 01-19-2013 10:45 PM

i was just thinking of something like that today cause shrimp dont need 20inch deep water thats awesome

CookieM 01-19-2013 10:53 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Merth (Post 2290633)
How would this work for shrimp 30X12.5X6

http://imageshack.us/a/img338/9691/img0442nu.jpg

It work by you giving me that tank and I show you the result in about a month later :hihi:

Merth 01-19-2013 10:55 PM

Lol for what I paid for it I can almost give it away

h4n 01-19-2013 11:03 PM

Very nice!!! Can't wait to see it all set up!

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Soothing Shrimp 01-19-2013 11:43 PM

You may want to check the joints and resilicone if needed. I bought a 20L reptile tank new and I had to resilicone to keep from leaking. No biggie. But since it was never meant to hold water, I had to make sure it now would.

MiniFishRoom 01-20-2013 12:26 AM

Awesome Find!

Merth 01-20-2013 12:32 AM

If I dont just turn around and resell it I definitely will leak test although silicone looks perfect.

Big O 01-20-2013 12:40 AM

Wow!
 
I wish I had that sweet tank!

CookieM 01-20-2013 12:43 AM

You can build one any dimensions you like and it cost 4 times less than buying one retail or custom.

Fdsh5 01-20-2013 01:17 AM

That's an awesome tank. Look forward to seeing it all set up.

Option 01-20-2013 01:46 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by somewhatshocked (Post 2290697)
It's typically referred to as a "Half 29" (even though it's really half of a 20L).

So how much can this thing hold? Because it sure looks like it can hold more than 20-gallons.


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