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Old 11-30-2005, 12:24 PM
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Old 11-30-2005, 12:30 PM
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is a fixture with 4 light bulbs 54 watts each enough for a 55 gallon
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Old 11-30-2005, 12:32 PM
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is a fixture with 4 light bulbs 54 watts each enough for a 55 gallon
It should be enough for most soft corals like mushrooms. However, keep in mind, if you want more light-loving corals, it will not be enough.
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Old 11-30-2005, 03:26 PM
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Using tap water is not recommended for keeping coral.

It is full of stuff that you do not want in a reef tank.

using a ro/di (Reverse Osmosis/Deionization) filter is the best way to keep your water quality high enough to keep coral and fish happy.
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Old 11-30-2005, 04:33 PM
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Using tap water is not recommended for keeping coral.

It is full of stuff that you do not want in a reef tank.

using a ro/di (Reverse Osmosis/Deionization) filter is the best way to keep your water quality high enough to keep coral and fish happy.
What Jhale say is true....I think the stock water is one of the most important about the saltwater aquarium...if not the most important. I'm still a beginner but I know that much. There are some good deals on ebay...try investing in one since you have a decent size tank. Look under my profile for posts I've started...one of them has links to ebay ro/di units. good luck
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