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Old 09-22-2011, 04:29 PM   #211
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Yep, should be fine. It's supposed to be from 1.5 to 2.0 lbs per gallon for optimal filtration but youre in the range. are you going to add any live rock at all? that can make up any difference in rock if you wanted to go on the heavy side.

I personally plan on about 120lb in my 90g, I want an open tank for that build. But I usually go heavy on the rock elsewhere. lol I have over 200lbs in the 125g and am gonna add another 50lbs as soon as I get around to moving it from the floor in front of the tank!
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Old 09-22-2011, 04:31 PM   #212
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Oh ya my LFS has gorgeous purple rock. I still need to pick up a substrate...lol
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Old 09-22-2011, 04:33 PM   #213
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That's on my list as well, gonna stop at the only home depot I found that has PFS, hopefully they still have some. Or else its off the the pool supply store and they just don't understand. lol
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Old 09-22-2011, 07:37 PM   #214
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Got my rock...looks great...have guests over for dinner so i cant play with my tank. Uuugh....lol. will upload pics later
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Old 09-22-2011, 07:45 PM   #215
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Also should i rinse the rock in RO water to remove the dust? Did i just ask a retoricle queation?
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Old 09-22-2011, 07:51 PM   #216
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I rinse in regular water, I know bad girl.....but it;s so much easier when youre dealing with alot. If you have the ro handy I would use that if it makes you feel better.

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Old 09-22-2011, 08:19 PM   #217
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Do i need egg crate at the bottom of my tank?
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Old 09-22-2011, 10:15 PM   #218
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Reef cleaners rock is super porous and a great variety of sizes.
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hahaha i got home from work with my box of 50lbs sitting there. i would say that in a smaller tank like ours egg create is not necessary. but take my opinion as just that, my opinion.
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I have no idea how to arrange this stuff...
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