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Old 10-31-2019, 03:34 PM   #1
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I have not used my tank in a decade

So after 10 years, I have decided to restart my live rock fish only 75g glass tank. I've been looking around and there is debate about what equipment to use. I have a lot of stuff and am unsure what I need to use.

I have: eheim 2227 wet/dry, eheim 2217 regular canister filter, berlin hang on protein skimmer, uv, hang-on bio wheel, 4 powerheads, 2 heaters, and an old ro/di whose filters likely need changing.

Is my protein skimmer and a bunch of live rock enough? Or should i go with "more is better" but more maintenance?

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For a fish only display I'd think proper maintenance and flow would be enough. A skimmer wouldnt hurt. A hang on back with floss would help polish the water. I wouldnt use the canisters unless you plan on cleaning them every couple weeks.

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With proper maintenance, all of your old equipment should be just fine. Just rinse it all real good and hope it all starts back up. Brookster's statements are on point.
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