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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-21-2012, 10:07 PM Thread Starter
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Co2 drop check help!!!

Hi, I currently got a Co2 drop check so I placed it on my tank about 48hrs ago and it has not turn to any color??
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inject more co2
or make sure u have 4 dkh solution and proper ph reagent added

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If the drop checker liquid is not colored, you didn't add the API pH reagent - about 2-4 drops, which makes the liquid dark blue before you put the drop checker in the tank.

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The hight ph or low ph??
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Aquarium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (API) low range pH test is the one - measuring from about 5.5 to 7.5 pH, with colors from yellow to blue.

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Also, What did you put inside the drop checker? Just tank water? Make sure you use 4 dKh solution as mentioned earlier. Then some drops of pH regent.


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