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post #10 of (permalink) Old 03-04-2013, 11:06 PM Thread Starter
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Ok, I put together the 250 mL. distilled water (thought I should try to do things right) and 14 1/2 tsp. Potassium Sulfate in a measuring cup. I made the dose 15 ppm - came out to 7 teaspoons and I only had a half-teaspoon measuring spoon.<br />
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885&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;590 + 590/2&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />
44250&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;885*50&nbsp;&nbsp;&nb sp;&nbsp;<br />
6.91&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;7 tsp. K2SO4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Dose: 5ml (1tsp)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;15 ppm potassium&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />
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I put 2.5 ml. in the tank tonight. The fish didn't like it so much. I'm a little surprised because there is still some K2SO4 not dissolved. I put it in the refrigerator.<br />
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Last edited by Django; 03-04-2013 at 11:33 PM. Reason: correction
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