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    There is a 20 gal. Long on craigslist salt water with some live rock and every thing else but a stand for $75 should i go for it or not?

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    Do you know anything about live rock and keeping it alive? The rock alone is worth the money but only you can decide if you think you know enough about it to keep it living, if you have room for the tank, etc.

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    How much reading have you done one the subject? If you've not done much then I'd say no. You really need to do a lot of reading on the subject before getting into it, especially one that small.
    Considering a Marine Aquarium? A Breakdown of the Components, Live Rock, Cycling a Marine Tank

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    Quote Originally Posted by ILuvMyGoldBarb
    How much reading have you done one the subject? If you've not done much then I'd say no. You really need to do a lot of reading on the subject before getting into it, especially one that small.
    Ditto to that. Nanos are not hard but it is necessary for you to do research to be able to identify so many things within in it and how to set it up and everything.

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    If the tank does not come with any fish, corals, or invertabretes, you can definitly get it if you have the money and space. Just keep it at a stable temperature with the light on. (I don't think you need to do water changes/tests with only live rock)
    I would reccomend buying/checking out the book, The New Marine Aquarium. It pretty much guides you through the setup of your entire aquarium, and it is really helpful to a beginner.(like me in a few months, lol)
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    if its just the rock with no corals or fish, i would go for it and after that, research alot and keep the rock alive

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    Um, yes? Go for it.
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    I'd go for it and just take your time with it after that.

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    I say go for it if there are no fish/corals involved. Then just keep the temp and salinity good to keep the rock alive. Then READ READ READ.

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