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Old 12-25-2011, 04:06 PM   #1
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Can it be done? 40 Gal FOWLR on a budget?

Looking to see what the cost will be for Tank set-up..

Here is what I have:

  • 40Gal Long tank
  • Penguin Bio-wheel 350 HOB
  • 200W heater

what I know I need:
  • Sand
  • Light
  • canopy
  • Live Rock
  • Power Head
What else is needed and was is the approx cost or suggested stuff for what I need?


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Old 12-25-2011, 08:32 PM   #2
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Old 12-27-2011, 01:52 AM   #3
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The more I think about it the more I might get rid of the 40 gal and just wait a while for a SW set-up..

the place the tank was got too much light and i have no real good spots except the basement and I already have 2 tanks there ( both FW)
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