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Old 10-07-2013, 08:55 PM   #1
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Live sand

So I've had my tank for almost a year now. I want to know if I have crushed coral or sand. Is crushed coral light?
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So I've had my tank for almost a year now. I want to know if I have crushed coral or sand. Is crushed coral light?
Take a picture and show us .
Do you remember what the bag said ?
Live sand
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Take a picture and show us . Do you remember what the bag said ? Live sand
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I bought it from a guy and I didn't ask so here's the pics
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Looks like aragonite or crushed coral .
But I could be wrong
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Here are a few pictures of my sand ,
On the bag it was labeled as Caribbean live sand .
One picture has some red algae .
The other is a cave with my sand sifting goby .
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It could possibly be a course grain if sand
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Its not a crushed coral the color is to consistent for that. Its not an every day beach sand it doesnt have that muddy look. My guess is live sand.
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It could possibly be a course grain if sand
Is your sand light my water pumps blow mine around
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Is your sand light my water pumps blow mine around
If I turn the power heads towards the bottom it will but it settles fast .
I have 2 fish the stir the sand all the time .
The goby sifts it and the yellow wrasse burrows when it's threatened ,
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I think we need a few others to chime in with their experience .
I don't know why your pumps are blowing the sand around .
What do you have for a system ?
Tank size ? Stock ?
How long has it been running ?
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