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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-09-2005, 12:07 AM Thread Starter
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how should i dose my tank?? help!

can somebody please tell me how should i dose my tank?

my tank is a 108 gallon tank with 600watts of hqi lighting with pressurized co2.

i am planning to dose dry fert from Greg.

i just bought these chemicals from him.

potassium nitrate
potassium sulfate
magnesium sulafate
pantex csm +b
mono potassium phosphate
iron chelate 10%
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due to my high wattage lighting, i thought it would be quiet tricky dosing my tank.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-09-2005, 12:20 AM
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If you have MS Excel, try this out:
click on the beginners edition one. Just enter in all the specs in Green and it will fill out your schedule for you.

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That's a very high amount of light for a tank that size. I would cut back on the lighting till you get things running stable. Also next time you need magnesium sulfate just go to the store and get some Epsom Salts. Same thing. And you might not even need it if you have decent gH in your water source.
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