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Old 07-07-2009, 04:09 PM   #11
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bacteria in a bottle is lame. A better strategy is to buy cured live rock from all sorts of different regions (Fiji, Tonga, etc.) to sample all different kinds of microorganisms in your tank.

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Old 07-08-2009, 03:18 AM   #12
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An while you are waiting for your tank to cycle, catch up on all your reading about reef tanks and corals and fish and the time will surely fly by.

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there are a few things that you could do:
-you could use some gravel from an already established tank
-you could use some (cured) live rock or sand
-just dont add any of those accelerators (in the bottle), they dont really work.
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Old 07-09-2009, 07:30 PM   #14
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Sometimes; I truly believe that the LFS believe there propaganda. I think that they are told my the companies that it is good, they say it is good and they make a buck and the customer is happy. Everyone is happy; except it may only save a day or 2.

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