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Old 12-09-2004, 12:10 AM   #1
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How much is live rock in your area?

I've been doing some price checking on live rock lately. I've got three options to purchase it from.
Adam's is 7.99 per pound with tonga branch and fiji
Seascapes is 9.00 per pound for fiji, and 11.00 for florida
I talked to one place today that has fiji for 6.99 per pound. I need to go in there tomorrow to check it out.

I was just wondering how much it was in other places.
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Old 12-09-2004, 12:20 AM   #2
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Places here are 3.99 lb. Oregon. Mostly tonga and fiji
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Old 12-09-2004, 12:22 AM   #3
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IMO you have got some high prices

go to LiveRocks.com good quality LR for a good price
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Old 12-09-2004, 12:28 AM   #4
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Places here are 3.99 lb. Oregon. Mostly tonga and fiji
WOW! I would like to get about thirty pounds and that's only 120 dollars. Here that would be 210 dollars going with the cheapest store if it looks good.
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Old 12-09-2004, 12:40 AM   #5
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im in canada and its 10 buck a pound average some times mabey 8 bucks
hard to justufy 30-50 dollars for 1 rock
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Yeah I'm taking the stuff with me when I move.... even if I get a good amount of die off.... I'll just use it to cycle the "newly" setup tank...
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6-8 dollars round here and in northern IL
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Old 12-09-2004, 02:17 AM   #8
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6-10 dollars in MN, but liverocks.com rock is way better than the stuff they call liverock up here.
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Old 12-09-2004, 09:38 AM   #9
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You can find it from $5-10 around atlanta. I got all my live rock from a place called Q's fish school in woodstock. I paid roughly $8 a lb for it, but the owner handpicks all the pieces himself and it's by far the best LR I've seen in the ATL area.
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Old 12-09-2004, 09:39 AM   #10
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6-9 dollars per lb.
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