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Old 01/05/2008, 04:28 PM   #1
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reef salt preferenecs

whats the best salt out there, price and quality?


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Old 01/05/2008, 07:21 PM   #2
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I prefer to use Instant Ocean. I boost it by 70 ppm in calcium with Dowflake and 150 ppm in magnesium with MAG flake.


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Old 01/05/2008, 07:29 PM   #3
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With the bromide concerns as of late, do you feel that constant buffering of the salt with those products is a concern?


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Old 01/05/2008, 11:48 PM   #4
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The bromide issue is only with the Dow Flake. There's a sticky note at the top of the forum on salt product fixup with Dow Flake. It doesn't appear to be a problem.


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Old 01/06/2008, 06:18 AM   #5
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With the bromide concerns as of late, do you feel that constant buffering of the salt with those products is a concern?

As Jonathan mentions, it is no concern for the way I use it, as I detail here:

http://www.reefcentral.com/forums/sh...readid=1275153


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