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Old 08-09-2004, 12:54 AM   #1
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deep enough sand bed?

Ok, just added another #100 of marine sand to my system. I have 3-3 1/2" of sand through 60-70% of my tank. I did not want to move my rock to add. Is this enough?
Hopefully the sand I already have will seed the sand I just added.

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Probably is enough, although I generally recomend aiming for 4-6" to get the nitrate benefit.

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Old 08-09-2004, 08:03 AM   #3
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I think you can get denitrification benefits with abut 1.5", so yeah, I think it's enough.

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