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Old 08-19-2013, 08:02 PM   #11
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You could bleach it and rinse good or you could let it sit out in the sun and cure it in a tub or you could put it in the tank you want to setup and start your cycle. Fortunately you're working with a startup situation so you have options and time! If you were adding it to an established system you would want to cure it separately.
If you sit it out in the sun it will take maybe a good week to dry it.I
If you add it to cycle right away you can get unwanted pests and algae problems. On top of all that it will take you at least 6 weeks to cycle the dry LR
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Thanks everyone, I got 150 lbs of live rock for $50. That works out to be $0.34 a pound
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Old 08-20-2013, 01:08 PM   #13
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Thanks everyone, I got 150 lbs of live rock for $50. That works out to be $0.34 a pound
Haha, I'll buy it off you for twice that and pay shipping. Great buy!
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As of right now I am letting it sit in the sun. I am not ready for it yet but couldn't pass up a deal like that
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Yea that's a good deal for sure.
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