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Old 09-21-2011, 10:10 AM   #1
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Live rock

Here can I get cheap live rock?

How long does it take to make live rock in tank on baserock?
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Old 09-21-2011, 10:25 AM   #2
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If you cycle your baserock it becomes "live" as you cycle. Within a month or two it will look as live as regular live rock. I can barely tell the difference in my tank now and it's been 4 months or so. It's all covered in coralline algae and blends in perfectly.
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Depends on the prices of the store wherever you live. Occasionally stores, both local and online, can have sales on it. Here it's 4.99 per lb.
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you can cycle your tank with shrimp or ammonia dosing using only baserock, every tank is different as to how long it takes, some a couple weeks some 5 weeks.
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Where is it 5 a pound?
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