Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 06-21-2005, 07:35 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Freak
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 211
add rock???

A friend of mine has about 30 lbs of live rock that he has had for about 10 months in his 70gal setup. Would I be able to put it into my set up with out worries? He had ick awhile ago in his tank. About 5 months ago. Any tips.

-50gal tank
-20gal tall sump / refugium.
-About 15-20 lbs of live rock
-60 lbs (3") of sand.
-2x65w power compact lights
-2x18w power compact in the refug.
-bak pak 2R
-3 LARGE feather dusters all differebt colors
-orange spotted goby
-fire fish
-12 or so hermits
-50-60 nassairus snails
-about 12 turno snails
-emrald crab
supermarvin76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-2005, 09:58 AM   #2
Posts: n/a
Re: add rock???

Originally Posted by supermarvin76
He had ick awhile ago in his tank. About 5 months ago.
How was the crypt treated (if at all)? Be wary of adding any rock that's been in a mediacted tank, especially copper. If no treatment was implemented, you should QT the rock seperately for two months before adding to your tank. There is a good chance it will transfer tomonts along with it if so.

  Reply With Quote


Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Live Rock - Can I Add More? CEverii Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 6 01-10-2010 10:38 AM
What is the best way to add dry Rock? InfernoST Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 24 08-02-2009 07:17 AM
When to add live rock schulze Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 22 03-30-2007 03:48 PM
What will happen when I add more rock rdefino Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 2 08-19-2004 05:17 PM
I want to add live rock... Nitrate Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 10 05-25-2004 08:03 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:57 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.