Can I???

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    Hey people. Just want to know if i can use sea water for my marine setup? Im confused because some say yes and others say no. Please help
     
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    Yes you can.
     
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    Oke thanks
     
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    It's gonna be a really long drive buddy!
     
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    Haha i live about 10 km from the sea. I study in bloemfontein
     
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    make sure you collect your water from a place as far as possible to pollution sources including even just populated areas. other than that its all good
     
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    Will do and that wont be a problem here.
     
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    Then another question regarding this. Does the tank still need to cycle?
     
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    Yes
     
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    Yes tank must cycle and yes u can use NSW! I did also for water changes
     
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    Oke i have been reading alot and looking on youtube. Seen that someone on youtube used already cycled LR and sand. Is this possible? As he added everything at once.
     
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    Possible but not advisable. Things go badly very quickly in the hobby. The cycling period also gives you time to sort out any kinks you may have on the system without effecting livestock.
     
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    And then some Micro B Lift Special blend :tt2:
     
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