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Joined: 18 Apr 2007

PostPosted: 2009.04.25(Sat)1:03    Post subject: Reply with quote

Can I second the suggestion to find a new fish store;-
under 1 inch live sand (dry from fish store)

Live sand is never dry.
If you let live sand dry out it is unsafe without a lot of conditioning (basically using the dead matter to fuel a cycle) but I suspect the stuff on sale is coral sand which has no associated live material.

Buy the recomended book, it will pay for itself many times over.
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Joined: 10 Mar 2009
Location: Peoria IL

PostPosted: 2009.04.25(Sat)14:14    Post subject: Reply with quote

thanks florida boy after reading that book once it comes ill probably shy away and since my marine system, witch I got the OK to go with, has to have fish my mother likes, gasp cough, I feel like I'm gonna have lots to explain to her why you can't have every fish that looks good togather in a tank and why I need to get a big tank if she want those yellow tangs.
WHY doesn't my flying fish fly?
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