Originally Posted by MikeYQM
If you're already using an auto topoff, you can add kalk
(lime) to keep Alk
levels up. It's quite effective for light-moderate demands and is as simple as mixing to your ATO reservoir.
I'm not using an auto topoff, or sump, etc.
The only equipment I have for the tank, that isn't in the tank exactly, is my HOB
skimmer. Reef Octopus BH2000.
For now I was wondering what supplements I should get, to at least have on hand even if I didn't need to dose just yet. I was just thinking about it in terms of me doing the dosing when needed, no setup.
Now though, I am beginning to wonder if a setup may be easiest, at least down the road.
I just don't know what to to expect in terms of my dosing schedule and when it may get difficult dosing without any sort of setup to take care of that. It is definitely something I'll have to look into.
I think I'll be okay for a while with what stock I have currently, especially after the replies I have gotten in this thread.
Just so much to take in as I'm just now really looking into dosing since I began adding corals a month or so ago, and LPS