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Old 03-28-2014, 02:40 PM   #1
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Help starting up saltwater tank

Hi there I am thinking of starting up a salt water tank but not sure want
I like the coral and the reef but I would like to have fish in the to
I am getting a tank that's 150L with stand in 3 weeks time I have a
Fresh water tank ATM and I am keeping that tank size 130 L

So can anyone one help telling me wants the best salt water tank is
Ie reef or coral I want it every colourful and wot equipment I need to set up
Like wots a good

lighting
Skimmers
Filters
Filtration equipment
Power heads
Live rock
Do I mix the salt in to the water or just buy made up
Air pumps and air stones (if needed)
Test kits
Additives
Supplements
Maintenance tools


Don't think I have missed any thing out if so plz inform me as still leaning and researching
Thanks

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Old 03-28-2014, 03:33 PM   #2
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Oh and would sand be better
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Old 03-28-2014, 07:53 PM   #3
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To much to cover in a single post! Check out the articles on here about how to set up a salt tank and maintenance. Then come back with specific questions
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I am new to this I just need to no how to setup and maintenance and what equipment I need x
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Read the sticky at the top of this forum "stock list and tips for maintaining a sw tank"
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Old 03-28-2014, 08:04 PM   #6
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Ok tk mate
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