must i cycle

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  1. wookie

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    Ok guys i did the business i got me a 2m tank and want to transfer all my 4ft rocks corals, fish etc to the 2m tank. But should i first cycle the 2m tank and then transfer.
     
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    Did you start the 2m from scratch?
     
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    if you do it all in one go and don't add new things like dead live rock, its no problem, just does something like stability and prime and you're good to go.
     
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    Yea 2m tank is empty at the moment hope to fill it this weekend with water only has 20kg aragonite in it no rocks
     
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    move as much as possible of the old tank water over.

    You will need to acclimatize all the fish, corals and inverts.
     
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