tank size for Tangs

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  1. aminyassien

    aminyassien

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    hi everybody

    hope you are all Fine

    I would like to get your advise of constructing a new tank for Tangs

    i would like to have
    -Naso Blonde Tang

    -Powder Brown Tang

    -blue Tang

    -some other small fishes

    how large shall be the tank?

    i already have an akrlic sump 160 liter with UV lamp and a pump 4000 l/h

    any advice

    thanks in advance
     
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  3. Yuri

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    i think go for 2.1m or 2.4m tangs love to pick up speed
    That is more inportant
     
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    aminyassien Thread Starter

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    this size is far to big from what i think
    what is available fo me is 1.5*60*50
    bwhat do you think
     
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    do not buy a naso
    Put the blue tang in first then the brown
     
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    naso tangs get huge, they require alot of swimming space like most tangs. i think the 150 x 60 x60 would be ok
     
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    150 x 60 x60 i think this suitable beside the sump


    thanks a lot
     
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