Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 09-18-2004, 09:47 AM   #11
AA Team Emeritus
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 7,224
Send a message via Yahoo to Hara
Quote:
There is obviously many more buckets out there. I noticed it wasn't right because the water stayed hazy. They replaced the bucket though, mistakes have to happen sometime.
Yes, that is the theory behind how I lost the entire contents of my 175 within 30 minutes of doing a water change.
__________________

__________________
Hara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-18-2004, 02:33 PM   #12
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Ottawa,Canada
Posts: 98
Well once I'm done this bag of IO maybe I'll try some Oceanic if my LFS has it. To change salts do you just use the new stuff for water changes? Nothing else to worry about?
__________________

__________________
canadian_eh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-19-2004, 08:09 AM   #13
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Cochranville PA
Posts: 698
no worries, as long as you don't use a different salt every week. I wouldn't switch more than once in 2-3 months.
__________________
A lot of ripples make a wave
darb2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-19-2004, 01:54 PM   #14
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 309
Just as a reference, I mixed up 6 gallons of IO with a maxijet 1200 yesterday, and it was completely dissolved when I checked after an hour. So whatever's going on with your salt, something ain't right!
__________________

__________________
_____________
Rebecca
75-gallon SW tank with 29-gallon sump
Euroreef ES5-3
2x Maxijet powerheads
Mag drive 9 return
Coralife 4x65 Lunar Aqualight
120 lbs rock from liverocks.com
1 peppermint shrimp and 1 fire shrimp (very shy)
2 black Ocellaris, Squish and Smudge
3 chromis, too identical to name as yet, in QT
10-gallon tropical
29-gallon with two goldies, Carrot and Orangehead
blorkiemom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
salt

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Disolving Filter Pads!!!! kribbman General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 3 11-29-2008 12:52 PM
First time salt user ;) laniloo Member Introductions 5 01-14-2008 12:40 PM
salt not fully disolving? dorian965 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 10 07-14-2006 09:37 PM
Prepared salt water time adacaro Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 1 01-19-2006 05:23 PM
First time fresh to salt. lreilly Saltwater Reef Aquaria 2 04-05-2004 05:00 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.