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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-20-2012, 06:05 AM Thread Starter
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Question How much gravel should i have?

I have a tank 15Lx15Wx13. Is one bag of 7kg fluorite black sand enough? How deep the sand bed should be?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-20-2012, 02:50 PM
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You'd probably want 2 to 3 inches of substrate depth. And is this flourite gravel or flourite sand?

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-21-2012, 12:52 AM Thread Starter
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It's flourite black sand. And the calculator says I need 15 lbs to archive 2" deep sand bed in 15x15 tank. So I guess I have enough flourite sand for a planted tank.
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