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post #1 of 6 Old 03-22-2007, 07:10 AM Thread Starter
question on sump

hey guys,
am about to start (again) my 50 gallon reef tank with 20 gallon sump. what is the best thing i should put inside my sump. is crush corals are better?

please help me.


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post #2 of 6 Old 03-22-2007, 11:04 AM
Many say reef sand with live rock and micro algea.
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post #3 of 6 Old 03-22-2007, 04:15 PM
I dunno, I think a skimmer is a really nice thing to put in a sump. As far as the wet/dry media skip the bioballs. Many prefer using live rock rubble as it is covered in microfauna.
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post #4 of 6 Old 03-22-2007, 04:16 PM
are you planning a refugium or only an equipment holder?
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post #5 of 6 Old 03-25-2007, 08:31 PM Thread Starter
usmc, reef sand, with liverock and micro algae? how will i get micro algae?

mush, am planning a refiguium.

can you provide me pic so that i can imagine it clearly.

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post #6 of 6 Old 03-26-2007, 06:50 AM
Most LFS will seel it. Or if you know any body with it ask for a little bit.
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