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Old 04-28-2007, 11:59 AM   #1
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Where to buy Live Rock online

I'm cycling my tank now, and want to add live rock, any good stores online that have good rock, preferably less expensive, but I want a lot of colors and bigger pieces.

Any websites? or comments on what quality rock you did get?

I just wanted to update this, I ended up surfing around this site more instead of just the forum, very impressed!

I ended up going with http://www.liverocknreef.com lots of choices with size and shapes along with lots of different colors and surprises on the rocks!

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I use Base Rock and a little LR from my LFS. This keeps way down on the cost.

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Old 04-28-2007, 08:22 PM   #3
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Primium fiji live rock for $2.66/lb (120/45lb box) is really freakin cheap, and $1.80/lb fiji base rock is pretty good too. One of the LFS near me sells the primium live rock for $10/lb.
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I love my live rock that I bought (cured) on http://www.intmarinefish.com/liverock.html! I got 60 lbs for about $200. If you choose to buy from there, make sure you email them and let them know what kind of sizes, shapes, colors, etc you want! I wanted shelf-like pieces and now I am able to make some amazing caves with the rock they sent.
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