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Old 01-27-2006, 10:03 PM   #1
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LR Question

Should LR be placed on the glass or on the sand??????????? does it really matter
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Old 01-27-2006, 10:13 PM   #2
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I got it on both. If it up against the glass you will have difficulty cleaning the glass in that area without moving the rock.
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Old 01-27-2006, 10:15 PM   #3
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I made sure mine was snug on the glass so my 'diggers' wouldn't get crushed when they burrowed under it.
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Old 01-27-2006, 10:31 PM   #4
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alright makes sense
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Old 01-27-2006, 10:36 PM   #5
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if you have your sand in already, you can just gently push and slightly twist the rocks that will be on the bottom until they are firmly on the glass.
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Old 01-27-2006, 10:45 PM   #6
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i have mine on the sand, i later read that it should be placed on the glass to prevent "avolanches". i havent had any probems, but i dont have anything that digs either.
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Old 01-28-2006, 07:38 PM   #7
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Well I got it in the tank and of course the sand clouded up again but hopefully this will help stop that issue as others have suggested it will
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Old 01-29-2006, 02:24 PM   #8
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Some sand settled on the rocks Should i get a Baster n blow it off?
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I use 4" wide pvc couplings which stick out of the sand an inch or so to put the rock on. this keeps it up so that the whole surface is used for filtration. also it's stable.
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thats an awesome idea
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