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Old 07-15-2005, 11:59 PM   #1
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Canister Filter Media?

Is there a filter medium that assists with the control of Nitrates? I'm not going to be able to do a sump for my 75 gallon and wondered if there were any other options to control this without spending a fortune on live rock.

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75 gallon (finally got water in it in late June)
40 lbs aragonite select sand
25 lbs live rock
10 lbs of base rock added 7-6-05
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Old 07-16-2005, 12:31 AM   #2
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live rock rubble tends to be good.. in my canister i have live rock rubble, ceramic noodles, bio balls and phosphate filter pads.. seems to do the job
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