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post #1 of 2 Old 02-27-2010, 09:19 AM Thread Starter
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is a carbon filter necessary if you have live rock and a skimmer?
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is a carbon filter necessary if you have live rock and a skimmer?
Quick answer is NO. Carbon does have a purpose in Marine tanks. Take a look at this link found by a quick google search. About Using Granular Activated Carbon in Saltwater Aquarium Systems - What GAC Is - What It Does - How Much To Use - How Often to Change and More

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