again liverock

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  1. johannes rall

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    when putting liverock in tank can it be placed on the bare sand or must there be like a sort of spacer between rock and sand.just want to know
     
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    U cqn plqce it on the sand, I do all the time
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    On the sand is perfect
     
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    On the sand - that is why the Great Barrier Reef is not on Egg Crates.. :whistling:
     
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    not to throw a spanner in the works but how deep is the sand? if too deep and you have burrowing fish then ensure it is stable to withstand digging activities from such fish.. otherwise they could unsettle the foundation of the rock structure.

    But yes is can be placed on the sand,
     
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    Agree with Leslie,my sand sifting goby excavates around every rock and I can see some of the rockwork moves .
     
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