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Old 01-28-2013, 08:16 PM   #1
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Dead Rock????

I bought a box of rock off a guy that hasn't been in a tank for some time, it's covered in a build up of salt it looks like. What's the best way to clean it off and get it ready to put in the tank. Thanks
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:35 PM   #2
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If the rock is dry and has been for some time I'd use RO/DI when it comes to the water for cleaning.

For scrubbing you can try a new toothbrush unless you find yourself needing something thats stronger for the scrubbing.
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:39 PM   #3
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You can pressure wash it and them soak it in salt water
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:43 PM   #4
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I have a bucket of salt water and a bucket of Distilled water can just use one of them to clean it up?
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If the rock isn't live I don't see why you would need to use saltwater.

I would just use the distilled and save the salt.
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Okay thanks
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:56 PM   #7
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If the rock isn't live I don't see why you would need to use saltwater.

I would just use the distilled and save the salt.
Agree+1
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