Advice:My biggest word of advice is to do LOTS of research as their are many things you need to consider when dealing with fairly large and potentially aggressive cichlids. Do NOT buy a fish just because it looks pretty! Its your responibility to ensure the health and happiness of your pets.
About Yourself:first got into the hobby when i was a young boy, my best friends dad kept a 180l fish tank at the end of there dining room table. i loved watching them swim about. 6 years later i built my own tank into the wall and now have 3 tanks.
im 21 and im a mechanic to trade
Fish Kept:African Cichlids- all baby fish growing up
cichlidscobolt blue about 20
Demasoni : 5
Sunshine Peacock: about 20
Afra cobue: about 15
Blue afra: about 15
Elecric Blue: about 15
Red Zebra Cichlid: about 20