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Old 02-27-2005, 10:27 AM   #11
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When I had a fw tank I used a Meridian dual hose water exchanger. It had a restricted flow jet nozzle for the inflow that completely aerated the water from the tap. I would hook that up to my sink and do water change over an hour or two and never had a problem.

With tds of 180-235 from my tap I much prefer to use RO/DI water for water changes.

Thanks for that explanation.

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Old 02-27-2005, 10:35 AM   #12
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Totaly agreed. I have the same water exchanger too. I use it to change the water of my oscars. I leave it on all night, and all day, and there is approximately a slow gradual 100% water exchange over 30 hrs or so. They work really well, and I know people who used them for discus, so you KNOW the chlorine is gone.


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