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Old 10-13-2012, 01:34 AM   #63
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Originally Posted by FORREST3320 View Post
I just want to make sure i am understanding this correctly with this safe-t-absorb that is all you need for plants no root tabs or anything?
I am not sold on this as a great substrate because -
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It sucks carbonates out of the water like a vacuum. My suggestion is to buffer it quite high each water change to let the sts charge itself quicker. I used only a cap of it, and it still took a few weeks to stop
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