New tank

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  1. bmistoler

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    Hi every one i have just set up my tank and need some help. i am going with fish only tank for now i add water salt will be running for a weak come sunday when do i need to add live rock :)
     
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  3. Wes

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    :welcometomasa2:to MASA...:1:..put you'r LR in now...here is a Link to understanding the "cycle"...
    Marine Aquarium Cycle - Marine Aquariums of South Africa
    ...then you'll have to Test Water Parameters in future...maybe not so much now, but good info to know when you do start adding Corals etc...
    Ideal Water Parameters - Marine Aquariums of South Africa
    What to test for and why - Marine Aquariums of South Africa

    Here is a small list of different Threads about the "basic foundation"..I really mean basic...if you have the time, please go thru them.. always good to know the Info before you implement something in future..:)
    Marine Aquariums of South Africa - View Single Post - Ready to Start the Marine Adventure
     
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    Hello and welcome

    You can add your live rock now. Just check out the links given above to understand the cycle period.
    Only problem you could have with adding your rock now is water displacement. You might need to siphon some water out.
     
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    Hi and welcome to MASA:thumbup:
     
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    The sooner you add the live rock the better. Try and add all the live rock you need now as each time you add there will be a mini cycle due to die-off from the rock. Good luck and enjoy and remember to take it slow and do your research.
     
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