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Old 08-11-2012, 08:42 PM   #51
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I have access to the sand flats in the gulf of.Mexico any one ever use substrate directly from the ocean? It's about 3 miles out where we go scslloping so pollution is no concern. Or should I just buy some?
Buy it!!! I know a guy who used the gulf sand and crashed his tank. Of course, he didn't rinse. You would have to rinse really well- and not get caught taking the sand!
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My only concern was phosphate
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Old 08-11-2012, 09:30 PM   #53
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And from what I read its only illegal to harvest for resale ..I could be wrong but nothing says anything about personal use
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:08 PM   #54
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I'm getting my info from the fuzz Florida Wildlife officer there customers of mine at my trailer store
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:09 PM   #55
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Off topic but there's a new tanked episode on oh ya those dudes crack me up and build beautiful tanks
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Kinda staged a bunch on that show makes it corny lol ....I will just buy some
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Old 08-15-2012, 06:48 PM   #57
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Got my retro kit installed with my two t5 and two 150w halides .....

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And got my fuge light installed know gotta route wires

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Coming along nicely
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It's getting there next I'm getting my pump...I'm not rich so a little at a time is all the wife allows lol
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