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Old 09-13-2011, 08:08 PM   #1
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I need the help of the entire aa comunity

i am looking to get a 65g tank and stand plus live rock, cheap. I am on budget. Where do i get these. Help!!!!!!!!!!!
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Craigslist is a great place to get bargains!
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Also if you dont fine rock, get base rock and seed it with a couple lbs LR.
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You can also check your local newspaper "for sale" ads, garage sales. And petco has $1 a gallon sales, think the largest tank is 55. Or you could try posting a "wanted" ad in your local newspaper.
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CL is a gold mine for used aquarium stuff..you may have to drive some to get it though
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Craigslist. I.E- Right now in my state there is a 55 gallon and stand for sale at $50.00. Too bad I don't have room otherwise into the savings account I would dive.

Go with the Base rock idea. i spent 100 bucks and got fifty pounds of base and free shipping. Then spent about $60.00 for three pounds of manado live rock and that included shipping.

Do your research and don't impulsively buy. I dropped $100.00 on a sea clone only to find out it really isn't that great of a skimmer.

DIY projects also save you money I.E. a petco stand with canopy for a fifty five gallon would run you around 250 and I built myself a stand for forty and have left over wood enough for a canopy. also built my own sump/fuge for about 40 as well.
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