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c02 test kits and DIY

anybody know of any cheap c02 test kits? also i want to up my c02 injection with the hagen diffuser. i only have one for a 30 gall and say that one is only good for a 20 gall. i heard that you can modify the canister for the hagen system to get more c02? any ideas?

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Most people use a pH test and a kH test and then refer to the pH/kH/CO2 chart.
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and since Rex omitted a link to the CO2 chart: http://www.csd.net/~cgadd/aqua/art_plant_co2chart.htm
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I don't know about modifying the Hagan canister for more C02; but all you have to do is hook up your own DIY C02 to the Hagan ladder, which will work great for a 30G tank.

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Rex was in a hurry. Seems the Post Office had a lot of mail today and I had to be to work at 0600.
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