Description: Tank is approx 60 Gal
4 ft x 14in x 20 in
1200 l/hr filter (2nd eheim 2215 coming as back up)
300 w heater
Advice: Research. research. research.
Don't be too ambitious.
Value your local fish store, don't bother with "pet stores"
Fish Kept: Oscar (going soon though)
5 x silver dollars
2 x convicts (pair)
2 x electric yellows (pair)
1 x Common pleco
1 x Bristlenose
1 x Pictus Catfish
RIP - 4 x clown loaches (hence the soon to depart oscar)
Corals/Plants: All real plants - Banana lillies (can survive the silver dollars,) elodea, and a piece of planted driftwood
Assorted rocks and driftwood and a fake small log
About Yourself: Started with Axolotls, then an oscar, and next thing you know there's a 4 foot fishtank in your lounge.
Girlfriend has warmed on it, but hates the oscar for eating her Clown loaches. When the oscar goes there's a half dozen small fish I can get instead....