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  1. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    Sorry to revisit this topic, just need some advice from an expert or two! It's our first planted tank, 580L, radion LED lighting, CO2 added etc, 70% planted, been running 5-6wks approx. Here's what we have test-wise: Tap water pH: 8 Tap water kH: approx 35.8ppm Tank pH before CO2 comes on: 6.4...
  2. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    A little while ago I set up a pressurized CO2 system, consisting of a 5 pound CO2 tank, a Milwaukee regulator with bubble counter and solenoid, a ceramic disk diffuser, and a drop checker for good measure. For the first little while (over a couple of days) the drop checker stayed blue. I kept...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I was wondering if someone could give me a quick explaination on how to set up a drop checker. I'm having a hard time finding a definitive answer online on how to do this, since some people say to add more drops, use distilled water, etc... The Instructions: 1. Add 5 drops. 2. Refill aquarium...
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