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Old 07-19-2014, 04:58 PM   #1
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RO Filters?

Hi guys,

I'm looking into getting an RO/DI unit but, I had a couple of questions first.

I was wondering if there is any one brand/make that is better than the others? Is there anything I should try to avoid/try to get?

I was looking at some classifieds and found someone in my area (Ontario) selling a Maximus II - if any knows anything about this unit and could share, it would be greatly appreciated!

(This is the link to the unit:

Sorry for being so noobish

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Old 07-19-2014, 07:21 PM   #2
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Default Try Spectrapure..

I have been using Spectrapure for years now...not the cheapest but always has refills and parts available.
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Old 07-19-2014, 08:40 PM   #3
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I use air water ice typhoon 3 and have had no complaints.
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Old 07-20-2014, 02:58 AM   #4
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#1 bulk reef supply you only need to do RO unless you have a reef tank ,I make all my RO water and buffer it to my specific setting, I also got the sink faucet and storage tank , no more home depot filter so now my fish and myself only do RO water.

The under sink storage is for drinking water reserve like 2 1/2 gallon I think then I have a float valve in a old tank that is my water storage for the fish , I used to do the DI part but its really a waste of time and money.
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Old 07-20-2014, 04:47 AM   #5
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The Spectrapure refurbished unit is the best buy for the money IMO. I bought one after alot of research and it is pretty awesome.
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