Yellow tang in 700mm cube?

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  1. Radies

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    Hi guys I got a 700*700*800 cube, I really would like a yellow tang but don't know if it is enough swimming space for him...?
     
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    Will be fine...when he gets too big...you take him out...
     
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    Hahaha that take him out is not as easy as you make it sound! I had a orchid dottyback that was aggressive and I needed to remove all the liverock before I could catch it!
     
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    thats fine for 1 tang, even large will be ok
     
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    I see they are semi aggressive, do you guys ever came across one that is really aggressive? Coz I got a pretty peaceful tank at the moment and would like to try and keep it that way
     
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    i have 1 in my tank and he is chilled, all my others have been fine towards other fish species

    tangs generally fight with tangs, but every fish is different, i have an agro CBB
     
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    That's strange have a cbb in my 1.5m and in my cube and they are really peaceful!
     
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    I have a yellow and a purple in that exact same size tank
     
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    And what other fish?
     
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