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Old 01/10/2007, 12:58 PM
Eduardo Guiso Eduardo Guiso is offline
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Salt

Which is optimum salt ?
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Old 01/10/2007, 01:15 PM
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Reef Crystals for me but I used to use Instant Ocean. Both are quality products.
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Old 01/10/2007, 01:20 PM
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I have found Instant to be the easiest to dissolve and the most consistant. They all seem to be ok though.
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Old 01/10/2007, 01:23 PM
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Welcome to reef central. I forgot how to do the flashy little banner thingy. But someone will do it.

Sorry didn't notice you were new.
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Old 01/10/2007, 01:31 PM
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Welcome to reef central. I forgot how to do the flashy little banner thingy. But someone will do it.

Sorry didn't notice you were new.
I got you covered.
Also I use Oceanic.
Welcome to reef central. I forgot how to do the flashy little banner thingy. But someone will do it.

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Old 01/10/2007, 01:40 PM
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Thanks Ti. I forgot how to do that. It's been awhile.
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Old 01/10/2007, 01:55 PM
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i really dont think there is a best salt. i use Kent Marine salt myself. why because when i used IO i always had calcium issuses, when i went back to Kent the calc issues went away. and my water was clearer. but thats just me. many people are successful with many brands of salt. i recommend getting one thats available to you locally, and works for you. its fine to by the same brand online, but make sure you can pick up some quick for an emergancy! .
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Old 01/11/2007, 12:11 PM
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the salt Caribesea marinemix, is a god salt ?
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Old 01/11/2007, 12:14 PM
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Can't we use Sea Salt from the drug store? kinda cheap... like maybe 5$ for 10Kg
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Old 01/11/2007, 12:18 PM
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Definetly no on the sea salt.

Eduardo, I have no experience with that salt mix sorry.
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Old 01/11/2007, 02:28 PM
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Right now I use IO, from Pet's Mart. Can't beat the price-$32.99 for a 5g pail.
It works great for me.
 

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