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Old 11-27-2013, 08:40 PM   #1
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Coral + LR only tank?

Hey guys, I was thinking for my birthday I would turn my current twenty gallon FW into a SW tank with some awesome zoas and some peppermint shrimp or maybe a goby of some sort. I have never done a SW tank before so I have some questions.

First off, can I turn my 20g freshwater into a saltwater or do I need a brand new unused tank?

Where can I get a good tutorial on how to start up a SW tank? I've never done one before and I need some information.
Also I would like to frag my zoas and trade them or sell them for in-store credit at my local reef store.

Thanks for any help!

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Old 11-28-2013, 12:29 AM   #2
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Stock list and tips for maintaining your SW tank. This was my starting point long ago. Everything I read led me to more questions that I could easily research on Google. Then post here when you hit a wall.

You can turn your 20g tank from FW to SW, but you may have to change out what you have in 20g. There are numerous ways to make this work.
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