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samc

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i have been seriously thinking about changing to reef tanks :shh:
 

zig

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Find it hard to believe it would cost £100,000 also find it hard to believe he would fit 500 fish in it either, 500 fish into 6000 litres = 1 fish per 12 liters is that possible in a large marine tank? mind you its The Sun reporting here ;)
 

AdAndrews

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samc said:
i have been seriously thinking about changing to reef tanks :shh:
Im starting marines, Sam, not reef, that seems to be the expensive part, but, i would never quit freshwater tanks, and definately not plants... :thumbup:
 

a1Matt

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I'm with you Zig, I suspect exagerrated figures too.

If you look at the cost of his setup compared to a weeks worth of wages rather than the cost in £... then my 3 footer cost me more!!! :lol: :lol:
 

zig

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a1Matt said:
I'm with you Zig, I suspect exagerrated figures too.

If you look at the cost of his setup compared to a weeks worth of wages rather than the cost in £... then my 3 footer cost me more!!! :lol: :lol:
haha very true! I know that feeling.

I know reef tanks are expensive Im not doubting that for a moment, reefers have their very own exorbitant inflation index within the aquatic community which is well known, but it sounds like the journo just plucked £100,000 out of mid air, sounds like a lot doesnt it!! joe punter should buy that no problem!!

Now lets not talk about the car your wan is driving :lol: bling or wha!!
 

LondonDragon

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I would not believe it cost half that much anyway! The glass might be bullet proof though to justify the cost since he has a pool table right in front of the tank :crazy: :crazy: :crazy:
 

Nick16

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i like the car, for me its cool. :D

not a fan of the pool table though.
how is he getting such a large salary, hes not a good player tbh. But man city are loaded so theres my answer.
 

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Ugliest... Car... Ever...
They should bring back war time football, and if you pretend to be injured you should be forced to never play again and do a run of Shakespeare at the globe and suffer all the intellectual abusive reviews. A suitable punishment for play acting I think. :twisted:
 

Joecoral

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There are fish in his tank which used to belong to people I know.
I would be terrified having a pool table so close to the tank though, one stray ball and thats a hell of a lot of water on the floor!

EDIT - having read the article, the tank is acrylic not glass which would possibly explain the huge cost. There is most definately not 500 fish in there though
 

Joecoral

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LondonDragon said:
Joecoral said:
Looks impressive, little over stocked no? specially for the equipment it seems to be running, but I don't know much about marines. I would not mind that in my living room haha
Its plumbed through the floor into a seperate sump room so theres a much larger volume of water not on show, as well as most likely a giant skimmer/phosphate reactor to keep the NO3/PO4 right down
 
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