A standard 40-gallon breeder tank measures36-3/16鈥?x 18-1/4鈥?x 16-15/16鈥?/strong>. It is also worth noting that an average tank of this size weighs 58 lbs. when empty,so it will weigh about 458 lbs. when full. However,the weight also depends on the material of the tank.
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What is a 40 gallon breeder aquarium?
A 40-gallon breeder aquarium is a fish tank with specific dimensions. Unlike other 40 gallon tanks that have a more rectangular base, breeder tanks have a bottom that鈥檚 more square.
What is the average size of a breeder tank?
It starts from as small as 2.5 gallons to as large as 180 gallons or more. If someone is thinking about a 40-gallon breeder tank, they鈥檙e thinking about a tank that is about 16鈥?high and not that wide.
How big is a 40 breeder?
My aqueon 40 breeder has 3/8 glass so, 35 7/16 x 17 1/2 x 16 9/16. Multiply those out and you get 35.4735×17.5×16.5625=10,281.77 cubic inches. 10,281.77/231=44.5 gallons. It appears as though my 40 breeder is actually 44.5 gallons.
What are the benefits of a 40 breeder tank?
There are many benefits of having a 40 Breeder. The low height in combination with the bigger footprint makes it easy to catch fish and handle fry. However, there are many people that own 40 Breeder tanks that never had the intention to breed any fish. That鈥檚 because of the other benefits.