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post #16 of 19 (permalink) Old 06-11-2009, 04:31 PM
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I don't know, I seem to remember a recent thread about RO 'before or after a softener', and folks mentioned testing lower TDS after the softener. I can't imagine salts fooling a TDS meter but I honestly don't know how they work.
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post #17 of 19 (permalink) Old 06-11-2009, 04:54 PM Thread Starter
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my TDS meter reads 100ppm my GH test kit reads 0
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Many plants...little time
 
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Yep, you're right, says it right in AaronT's write up. Cool, now I'm even more excited to start using it. Old habits die hard though, it's going to take a lot to keep me from dumping ferts in every time I see a spot on a plant.
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