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Old 10-27-2014, 08:33 PM   #1
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Adding rock

Hello. I am looking to add a bit more rock to my aqua scape so that I can fit more corals in my tank. I have heard that adding too much rock at one time can create a mini cycle due to dead material on it. Is there any type of rock that I could avoid this with, and if not, would boiling it first help to decrease this? Please let me know, thanks.


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If the rock is cured and kept wet, you can add it right to your tank. The same can be said for macro/base rock, which has nothing on it at all.
Do not boil live rock. If there were ever anything like zoanthids in there they would release a palytoxin into the air...not good results.
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