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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-26-2011, 10:29 PM Thread Starter
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how much flourite

I'm going to redo my substrate in my 60 gallon tank. I want to use an inch of top soil and two inches of flourite. The dimentions are fourty eight by twelve inches any one know how many bfax that would be?
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1 bag put an inch(ish) into my 37 at 30inches by 12 inches.

I'd say 2-3 bags.
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https://www.plantedtank.net/substratecalculator.html

I don't know the dimensions of a 60g, but if you do, you can measure. I also use this next link, but it doesn't have a Flourite option, but does have a few other calculators:

http://www.mizuworld.com/pages/calculator
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Will do. Thank you !
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Seachem has a flourite bag calculator on their site.

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