Discussion in 'Fish Tank Brands and Kits' started by 1dayteam120, Jan 21, 2013.
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Another vote for glass.
Nuvo Innovative 30 gallon fish tank, in a minute.
I really like Biocubes too, but this new tank looks very nice. I like the rimless look, the whole lay out . Get the black back though and count on upgrading the lighting or adding more light for more sensitive corals.
Glass is my favorite.
+1 for IM. im about to pickup a couple of the tanks. looking at the 16, 30, & 38 gal. Really nice looking units. great features
Bio cubes are great tanks and really simplifies starting a new tank. My opinion is glass will look better in the long run and really isn't difficult to move. With moving it as much as your planning to I would think glass is the way to go. Plus the fun part of a salt tank is actually picking out stuff and making your tank your own. Customizing is so fun IMO and you can learn a lot about each part you buy for your tank. Good luck on your purchase and post some pics when it's up and running.
I'd never buy acrylic unless I had no choice. I've had a bad enough time with scratches on glass. I've seen too many acrylic tanks look like crap from being scratched up. A 30 gallon tank shouldn't be that hard to move around.
is there anything I should buy with the tank besides upgrading the lights. I am thinking about getting a 150 watt heater for it
Biocubes are nice but expensive. And IMO I think it's fun to build your own!
I could see where building your own would be alot of fun but I would personally like to get one that is already put together for the sake of it being my first tank and plus I really dont have that kind of time seeing as how im taking 18 hours this semester
18 hours is great being that you will have to be patient a lot in the first month lol so you will have something to keep your mind off of it. In my opinion(i am in college right now too) i would try to move off campus and start the fish tank so you wont have to move it so much. But any who, i say glass. I have a 36 gallon bowfront and it is easy to clean.
I LOVE the look of those bow front tanks they just look so clean
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