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Old 07-07-2013, 11:51 AM   #11
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I wouldn't touch the sand bed. It will collect a lot less detritus than a CC bed would.
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Cool makes it easier. One last thing is should I remove the bio balls now and just put some rock and cheato in place of them
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I wouldn't keep bio balls in my reef. If you can light the area, I would add algae, if not, then just rock will do.
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Yeah don't like idea of them aswell. Will any kind of light work like one from DIY shop
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Yes. a curly-Q energy saver bulb will grow algae just fine.
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