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Old 10-30-2014, 10:47 PM   #1
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Shipping LR via UPS group?

Hey everyone I am planning on ordering 10-15lbs of uncured LR from premium aquatics. The reason I'm getting uncured is because I want the maximum amount of life on the rock (including any hitchhikers) if I chose UPS ground as the shipping method (slowest but cheapest) would there be a die off in organisms before my rock even arrives? Which would therefore defeat my purpose of buying uncured rock.

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Old 10-30-2014, 10:54 PM   #2
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Why not just buy cured rock? They have all the same organisms on it.

As to your question, the quicker you get it in water, the better. There will be a lot of die off in transit.
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