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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 08:34 AM Thread Starter
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Calculate Substrate

Hi guys, how much substrate is needed for a 163sq. in. low tech tank? Would 20LBs of Eco-Complete be sufficient?


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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-01-2007, 12:58 PM
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Your question doesn't contain enough data for us to give you an answer. 20 lbs of what substrate?

20 lbs of SMS might be enough. 20 lbs of gravel. No way.
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