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Old 03-22-2007, 08:10 AM   #1
 
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.

thanks

frank
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Old 03-22-2007, 12:04 PM   #2
 
Many say reef sand with live rock and micro algea.
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Old 03-22-2007, 05:15 PM   #3
 
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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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Old 03-22-2007, 05:16 PM   #4
 
are you planning a refugium or only an equipment holder?
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Old 03-25-2007, 09:31 PM   #5
 
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.

thanks.
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Old 03-26-2007, 07:50 AM   #6
 
Most LFS will seel it. Or if you know any body with it ask for a little bit.
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