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post #6 of (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 05:30 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by mitchfish9 View Post
It will clear up. But what did you use for the cap? and was the cap thick enough?

My gravel was supposedly too big to cap dirt, but my water is crystal clear now.

It looks like your tank will look great pretty soon
I used regular black gravel. Used alot 3 large bags. But I also used more soil than recommended. I plan on just being very cautious and probing around to release any possible gas build ups as recomened online.

Here's a pic nothing special. But very thankful for the water progress lol
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