Originally Posted by jsmith
Okay if i move every thing over that i have in a 55 gallon over to a 120 gallon i will cycle? Why? How to so?.. provide me with the insight why?... if he/ she is not breaking down the tank then of cource he will have to cycle.
Moving over the sand will stir up lots of detritus and could cause a mini cycle during the move. Just search mini cycle in the forum search engine and you will find lots of times that this has happened. Keep in mind though that it is not guaranteed to happen, though it could happen.