Live rock

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  1. Moolis Moolman

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    wow , now thats good live rock . Great for mounting SPS's
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    what the price on a kg
     
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    Dont know yet, ordered a experimental batch of +-150 kg to see.
     
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    Moolis that is very nice live rock. Looks like Indonesian. The Plus with this rock is that it is very light so one gets bigger pieces for the Kg. It also comes in with a lot of growth on it like star polyps etc. Two minor concerns though. Watch out for the odd aiptasia and watch out for cutting a finger or hand when handling. It stings like hell.
     
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    I have some of this type of live rock in my tank. Was sold as fiji live rock? Absolutely fantastic live rock that!
     
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    Fiji

    Nemo is right the origin is Indonesian, not Fiji. Real Fiji look different.

    I have not seen real Fiji rock in years. Is someone still importing REAL FIJI rock??

    I would love to get a Little bit, like 200+KG!!!!
     
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    I am starting to like your way of thinking. That is also "little" to me :lol:
     
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    Hi Sean

    I believe live rock to be the backbone of a healthy reef aquarium. So I buy a minimum of 500kg at A TIME AND prefer to have 1 TON IN STOCK ALL THE TIME! But moving so fast we normally only have +-400kg cured live rock & 300+kg un cured in stock:p

    AND before you ask
    we keep the new rock separate and do regular water changes till it is cured then it goes into display aquariums and sumps for customers to buy :thumbup:
     
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    very nice LR peices that
     
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    Yes and it went so fast, I only saw it in the box. Wanted to show a customer now and it is all out!!!!
     
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    Do not worry, be happy :)

    I already ordered 500 kg for next month. I don't ever want to be without these beauties in stock again;)
     
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    Have you received more stock of this live rock?
    if / when you do can you pm a price per kilo pls
     
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    I did order more for next week, lets hope I get it;)
     
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    Thanx keeping fins crossed
     
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    SO DO I:lol:
     
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