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Old 03-27-2005, 09:32 PM   #1
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freshwater tank to salt tank

i just clean up my freahwater tank. is it ok that i turn into the salt water tank?
well... i got a 15 gal... salt tank. thinking about getting a bigger one. my used to be freashwater tank is 30 gal.

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Old 03-27-2005, 10:47 PM   #2
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I just converted a 90 gal FW into SW. Its working nicely. The cycling process still has to happen just like a new set up because different bacteria.

10 gal SW QT tank, sanddollars, hermit crab, snails

10 gal hex, FW w/ baby angels.

55 gal FW, 8 angels (various genetics).

90 gal SW, 2 blue chromis, 1 three stripe damsel, 60 lbs LR, Christmas Tree worm, long spine urchins, 2 brittle stars, 8 hermit crabs, 3 bumble bee snails, 2 margarita snails, 2 Ocellaris clowns, Regal Blue Tang, Chocolate Chip star, pygmy angel, bangaii cardinal, yellow tang, LTA, carpet anemone, 3 peppermint shrimp, and still growing!
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Old 03-27-2005, 11:33 PM   #3
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Have you used any sort of copper int it? If so I might think of getting a different tank. Copper can seep out of the silicone and harm or kill corals and inverts. Something to think about.
150 rr Oceanic, 300 pound lr,250 pounds ls, lps's, polyp's,soft corals, sps's,
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