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Old 11-30-2013, 03:31 AM   #1
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A good phosphate test kit

Hello everyone. Just curious about a good PO4 test kit... any opnion?
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Old 11-30-2013, 05:28 AM   #2
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IME red sea has been good and easy for me. I can't remember why I chose it over some of the other brands when researching last year.
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I use the API test kit. Works fine, though the colors can be difficult to discern. The "trick" is to use a good light source (preferably, sunlight) and a white background to read it against.
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Hanna checkers are amazing. Never go back to color tests.
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Old 12-03-2013, 12:33 AM   #6
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That's what I've got. ELOS PO4 Test kit
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Old 12-03-2013, 01:10 AM   #7
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I like Red Sea.. The come in combo packs for really cheap and they also sell refills for 10-15 depending what u are testing for.. Not sure how much the phosphate one is
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I use salifert for the chemical test but I love my hanna checker. Its super easy and it reads a digital number for the phosphates. Its awesome. No guessing with colors and in 3 minutes to have a result to the hundredth degree. ie: 1.56
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I use salifert for the chemical test but I love my hanna checker. Its super easy and it reads a digital number for the phosphates. Its awesome. No guessing with colors and in 3 minutes to have a result to the hundredth degree. ie: 1.56
+1 Hanna is the best $50 I have spent, next to my refractometer.
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Old 12-03-2013, 08:23 PM   #10
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I just recently bought a refractometre .
Phosban reactor and a RODI system .
What's this Hannah checker everyone is talking about ?
What do you test with it ?
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