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post #4 of (permalink) Old 04-11-2020, 10:01 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by DaveKS View Post
I would quit with just occasional use of SS, work out a formula of SS+Ca+Mg and stick with it consistently. As Zoid pointed out SS has other things in it that need to be kept consistent as well.

17.88% Calcium
6.76% Magnesium
2.11% Potassium
0.69% Hydrogen Carbonate
41.50% Chloride
16.91% Sulfate
0.35492% Trace Elements
Sounds good, what would be a good mix to start w in a 5g bucket with such soft water?

At least I can grow Algae
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