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2 or 3 bags of eco complete for 1" mts cap in 55 gallon

like the title says,2 or 3 bags?

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I think 2 will be thin... I would go for 3

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http://www.mizuworld.com/pages/calculator says 2 20lb bags should do it.
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sweet calculator!

i think ill go with 3, for 2 resons, free shipping on orders over 49 bucks, and 3 bags is like 51,and id rather have more then less

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If you move forward on this tank using a soil layer I would suggest holding back some of the capping material for future repairs, moving/removing plants you'll have a use for it later.


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so maybe use 2.5 bags and save the other half for later?

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Google petco coupon. There may be 10% and free shipping as well. I ordered mine last week using coupon code "mom" not sure if it is valid anymore.
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Already ordered! Thanks though


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