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Old 03-05-2013, 07:30 PM   #81
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Old 03-05-2013, 07:45 PM   #82
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Reef rocks.net only sells base rock which is way cheaper than buying a bunch of live rock, their rock is awesome and I would recommend buying base rock and then only a peice or 2 of live rock from your Lfs. I would only order from reef rocks if you are not in a hurry as it takes close to a month to get an order from there, if in a hurry I would order base rock from Marcos rocks who is a sponsor on these forum.
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Ok as my cycle grows closer and closer to its end, nitrates finally showed up yesterday , i need some suggestions in stocking. Here is what i have on my list so far.

2x Ocellaris Clownfish ( my 4 & soon to be 3 year olds would kill me if i didnt)
1 six line wrasse ( 1 of the only fish my wife said doesnt look weird !)
my 4th and final fish i am undecided on looking for something active and colorful
1 red fire shrimp and a cuc (thinking of doing mostly is not all snails)

Please chime in with suggestions and comments ! thank you
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Old 03-09-2013, 10:09 AM   #84
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Coral Beauty? Or a Flame Angel?
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Old 03-09-2013, 10:19 AM   #85
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Ok as my cycle grows closer and closer to its end, nitrates finally showed up yesterday , i need some suggestions in stocking. Here is what i have on my list so far.

2x Ocellaris Clownfish ( my 4 & soon to be 3 year olds would kill me if i didnt)
1 six line wrasse ( 1 of the only fish my wife said doesnt look weird !)
my 4th and final fish i am undecided on looking for something active and colorful
1 red fire shrimp and a cuc (thinking of doing mostly is not all snails)

Please chime in with suggestions and comments ! thank you
Just some words on the Sixline Wrasse......I had one in a 34g with one Ocellaris Clownfish and the Wrasse seemed to act a bit aggressively towards the Clown. They are really cool fish though!

If you get one I would most likely recommend adding it last. I believe that it it is always worth getting second opinions though.
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Again, that was just my experience though.
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Again, that was just my experience though.
And that's exactly it... Everyone's tank will react differently. My 6 line is great with my clowns, in fact, he likes the nem more than they do lol
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First off thanks for the quick replies, but looking up the 2 fish that benamayer suggested are both rated at 70g's so i would say those are out of the running. what about some sort of dottyback or goby or 1 of each as they tend to be smaller fish ?
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Dottybacks are awesome and they're active too. I had a Springer's Dottyback but it went carpet surfing 8-( Most gobies will work well, and are easy to keep...
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i was thinking a bi color dottyback or purple stripe or line i believe it is...as far as gobies i really have narrowed it down to any favorites
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