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Why do you uSe tonga branching rock?

 

I love branching rock . Y u don't

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i think it would look better if you but the branching rock in or behind the other rock. i personally dont like seeing the "trunk".

 

Was the rock you put in there live or dry?

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Did you cover the bulkhead in silicone?

 

I used dead live rock , yea 1 bulkhead was leaking so I covered it with silicone So I covered both

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ah well I guess that works then. Cool. Nice drain though! Are you not worried about snails crawling in and reducing flow, causing a flood?

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ah well I guess that works then. Cool. Nice drain though! Are you not worried about snails crawling in and reducing flow, causing a flood?

 

No I tested it out with a rock , and my hand . I'm going to put some type of net to stop any thing from going in there

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What lighting are you using?

 

i have a aquastyle 24 dimmable led set up i just need to make some thing to hand it from . do you think i can use 3/4 pvc pipe to hang it from

 

somthing like this?

 

black_light_suspension2.jpg

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do's any one now if home depot or lows bends metal pipes ?

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I should too.

 

how much do you think it costed them to make just one skimmer

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You used dry rock,so there's nothing in there, I think?

 

the wasnt dry i got it from a nother tank . and got the algea off it and let it cure in a tubawear and i used life sand and i put dead shrimp in there 2

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how long has the tank been up? the cycle might have not even started yet.

 

i think 2 weaks let me cheak

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hmm, then i would say its done cycling. but i would wait another week before adding anything.

 

 

i wasnt going to add any thing till the 4th. but i wanted to add so live rock cover in coraline and a few mushrooms .is it better to add coral frist or fish/inverts frist?

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