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How much substrate for a 12 gallon?

Im guessing i only need a 20 pound bag for my new 12 gallon? I used 2 bags of eco complete for my 24 gallon aquapod. suggestions? should i be purchasing more? your comments and suggestions are greatly appreciated! thanks!


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how deep should my substrate be?
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I try for an average of 3 inches. Less in the front and more in the back.
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One bag of Eco-Complete and 55oz of laterite filled up my 12g cube to a good level.
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