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Old 01-07-2009, 09:21 PM   #1
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Post How many different Salt Mixes?

Just want to get an idea of how many salt mixes did you guys use before you found the right one?.... Was it the first time? Was it the second time? Or maybe you used them all till you finally found that right one? Just wondering..
I'll take your comments suggestion etc......:p

Well for me I started out with Instant Ocean and now I just started using Oceanic so far it's working out great.
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Old 01-07-2009, 09:24 PM   #2
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The first I ever tried was Instant Ocean and I never looked back. I have tried others in time and Reef Crystals intrigues me, but IO is "old reliable" and I have no complaints with my initial choice
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Oh No not another salt thread. LOL I use Oceanic. IMO it`s the best out there but as I`ve said before, if you asked 10 people which is the best you`ll get 11 different answers.
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I'm the opposite of James. I seemed to have constant issues with IO (maybe because I was still new), but I switched over to RC and have never had cyano to date. I am going out on a limb here and thinking the different salt mixes can possibly react to your specific water supply....? I'm on well water, with an RO/DI. Any thoughts?
I do agree with James, if it's working for you, stick with it!
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i also use oceanic it works great and inexpensive
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Oh No not another salt thread. LOL I use Oceanic. IMO it`s the best out there but as I`ve said before, if you asked 10 people which is the best you`ll get 11 different answers.
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I started with Oceanic then switched to Reef crystals. and now im trying Seachem reef salt.
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Still using Oceanic....But thinking bout trying reef crystals.....for no reason other than I have never tried anything else
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Nice responces... It's cool everyone started with a certain brand then switched to a different brand.
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I started with Instant Ocean then switched to Reef Crystals when that came out and used it about 5 years. Then switched to Red Sea salt and used that about 10 years until they came out with Red Sea Coral Pro...which I use now.
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