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Old 02-22-2014, 03:01 PM   #1
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New tank :)

So i was at petsmart today and i saw a 20g long tank at $15 i may buy it and make a reef tank i would be buying everything today so i can start the cycle in it. What types of thing would you recommend me to get so i can start the cycle

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Old 02-22-2014, 03:47 PM   #2
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Rock, sand , a heater, ro/di water, salt, and a flow device (power head or wave maker) is all you need to start your cycle
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How many powerheads? 2 right
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I prefer 2 smaller ones on opposite sides, but 1 is fine too. You want 20x - 50x turn over per hour
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Ok thanks going to buy everything in an hour at the LSF
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Old 02-22-2014, 09:37 PM   #6
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So i actually got a normal 20g tank going to buy some aqueon powerhead via amazon cis they are cheaper
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