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Old 04-18-2012, 01:08 PM   #11
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My pH is wicked low though. Like 5.1 sometimes 4.5 in my co2 injected tanks
The pH of carbonic acid in normal atmospheric conditions is about 5.5. The pH of your tanks suggests that either pH test is off or you have stronger acids at work in your tank.

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