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Old 02-08-2006, 08:37 PM   #1
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Is there a right way or a wrong way to introduce "dead" base rock into an established aquarium? Thank your for any help
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Make sure the dead base rock is clean and free of any harmful stuff such as chemicals, dirt, etc... If it is dead base rock meaning from a LFS holding tank, then no. Put it in and watch it come alive over time...
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Wash it off really good. I wish i'd washed mine off more. The base rock i got was full of soot, dirt, and debris that clouded up the tank for days.
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Clean it off and like Timbo said it will become live over time as you add live rock.
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