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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-26-2010, 06:27 PM Thread Starter
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How do you mix your RO water for a planted tank?

I'm currently running RO water and mix it back to a dGH of 4 using grumpy's gh booster and dKH of 3 using baking soda.
Just wondering how other mix there RO water in a planted tank situation when having discus?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-26-2010, 06:53 PM
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i use RO and kent RO right for my discus at the store, but I would wager that grumpts is way better... also, discus are funny, if what you are doing is working, just stick with it in my opinion...
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I mix mine in 4 gallon buckets. I add Equilibrium, traces and phosphates then let it sit for a couple of days
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