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Old 02-02-2014, 10:33 PM   #1
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Alkalinity

I am doing my regular water testing and noticed my alkalinity was at 11.5 which is to high. My calcium checked at 440. If I only dose calcium, will that help bring the alkalinity down or will it even effect it?
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Don't touch anything, water changes will bring it down over time. What's your Mg ?

Do you use RODI water for salt mixing ? It may help dropping KH overtime.
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Alkanity between 7 and 11 dKH is okay. I would not worry too much about it cause like Vincent says it will just settle down with regular pwc.
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Okay, I appreciate the help. Lots to learn
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