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Old 09-30-2009, 09:21 AM   #1
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Question Need Some Recomendations...

Hello Forum Members,

So, here is where i need help, and here is where I hope to find it. I was lucky enough to pick up 2x 135 Gallon acrylic tanks for under $150.00 with 2 separate filters. One became a new saltwater tank, the other I'm attempting my first Paludarium. So far so but, but I'm about ready to start working on my bottom and ran into a problem with substrate. I was planning on using Florite natural, and used it for the first time in my FW 55 gallon. I also planned to use an under-gravel filter in my 135Gl hook up to an eheim 3 canister filter, but after it burned out a pump in my 55, im not sure that's a great idea.(don't want to kill the filter). I'd really like to have a natural "river bed" look, but have come to the conclusion that I may just have to use rock in order to use the under gravel filter. Anyone have any other suggestions??
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