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    Clownfish New Member

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    As you can probably guess from my handle, I breed clownfish for a hobby. I went to pick up some used fish tanks from a store about 20 miles from home. The guy who helped me load said, "I hope you brought a truck with you." When I told him I brought my Prius, he said, " Well, that's the smallest car ever built!" and he gave me a doubtful look.
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    From the back;
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    Here they are unloaded:
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    Another reason I love my Prius!
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    qbee42 My other car is a boat

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    Nice photos. Those are some serious fish tanks.

    I had a similar experience in the parking lot of a big box hardware store. I wheeled out a bulky item on a cart and headed for my Prius. A nice looking couple were trying to load the same item into an SUV in a nearby spot. When I pushed my cart up to my Prius, they looked at me like I had lost my mind. I opened the hatch, flipped down the seats, and the box slid right in. As I pulled away they were unpacking their box to load the contents into their SUV - the box wouldn't fit. I enjoyed it greatly.

    Tom
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    wchardin Advertise Here

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    Its crazy all the stuff the car can handle. That is an interesting hobby. Do you sell any of the fish or just keep them as your own?
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    That is one of the things that pleasantly surprised me with the Prius, the amount of space you have when you put the back seats down

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