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Just curious on you thoughts of over stocking a 120gal with fx6, frequent water changes and oversized air pump
 

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What are the dimensions? There is a level of overstocking that helps manage aggression, and then there is putting so many fish in the tank that they can't turn around without crossing the path of others.
 

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Themaggot said:
Just curious on you thoughts of over stocking a 120gal with fx6, frequent water changes and oversized air pump
It really depends on what species/types of fishes you are keeping. Sometimes it's needed, sometimes it's a detriment. Which fishes do you plan on keeping?
 

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Fogelhund said:
Themaggot said:
Just curious on you thoughts of over stocking a 120gal with fx6, frequent water changes and oversized air pump
Peacocks mostly, plecos and clowns. Probably a catfish too

It really depends on what species/types of fishes you are keeping. Sometimes it's needed, sometimes it's a detriment. Which fishes do you plan on keeping?
 

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Themaggot said:
Fogelhund said:
Themaggot said:
Just curious on you thoughts of over stocking a 120gal with fx6, frequent water changes and oversized air pump
Peacocks mostly, plecos and clowns. Probably a catfish too

It really depends on what species/types of fishes you are keeping. Sometimes it's needed, sometimes it's a detriment. Which fishes do you plan on keeping?
So Peacocks. Are you keeping a breeding group, or mixed males? Any stocking list you are thinking of?
 

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Well, in hindsight i should have done a little more research but, i do have a few other tanks that i can set up.
I have 6 mbuna. 2 sunrise, 2 albino, 1 red peacocks. 3 clown loaches, a red tail shark and a spotted catfish
I would probably like all male peacocks but 2 are f
 
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