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Old 11-07-2011, 02:25 AM   #11
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you can have as much sand as you want... many people have bare bottom tanks with no sand at all.
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You really shouldn’t be making the same post in multiple forums... just part of the rules
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Old 11-07-2011, 04:39 AM   #13
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hmm....
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Old 11-07-2011, 04:40 AM   #14
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sorry I just wasnt sure if I made the other one or not cause I couldnt find it lol
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I have noticed it sometimes takes awhile for a thread to show up.
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Old 11-07-2011, 09:19 AM   #16
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So you guys another question! so I have about 2.25 inches of sand for my 29G tank. I mean is that good? cause to me it seems pretty thick to have just for my 29G.....
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So you guys another question! so I have about 2.25 inches of sand for my 29G tank. I mean is that good? cause to me it seems pretty thick to have just for my 29G.....
Here's a good read on sand beds

http://www.ronshimek.com/deep_sand_beds.html
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:28 AM   #18
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Hey you guys as far as sand goes, are you suppose to rinse it? because my sand can get REALLY foggy pretty fast when I move the sand....
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Hey you guys as far as sand goes, are you suppose to rinse it? because my sand can get REALLY foggy pretty fast when I move the sand....
No not for saltwater sand. And if you have live sand you shouldn't be disturbing the sand, it's gonna cause mini cycles in your tank. The Bactria in your sand creates nitrogen as waste and when you move the sand you are releasing this gas way to fast. Your tank will stay unbalanced ....
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Old 11-08-2011, 02:10 PM   #20
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what if it is aragonite sand?
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