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I was wondering what folks here are seeing for there nitrate uptake.
According to my 2 Red Sea test kits my tank is using 5ppm daily.
I have a 4 WPG in a 55g tank.
 

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Thanks for the confirmation.
I think this is one of the reasons why I am having problems with Algae. I thought my test kit was bad so I was always hesitant to add more nitrates to the tank.
 

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I have never figured out exactly how much nitrate my tanks are using per day, but some of the faster growing tanks will zero out the nitrate I add in maybe 4 days or so, so I would guess they are using just slightly less than 5 per day. I am guessing when my 75 gallon gets rolling, it will use more than that, since I have a lot of fast growers in there.
-Aphyosemion
 
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