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Old 02-24-2005, 03:50 PM   #1
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Instant Ocean - Salt or Reef Crystals ?

I was wondering if I should be using IO Salt or IO Reef Crystals. They are both the same price. I have no corals. Would it be overkill for me to use the Reef Crystals?


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I use Instant Ocean reef crystals, and have no corals nor a reef tank yet. Works fine for me. IMO, there is no real difference to the two.


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I've always used the plain Instant Ocean. I have corals. It's always worked just fine. I'd say you'd be fine with either. You'll want to test the water after you mix it no matter what kind of salt you use because salt batches vary some and you may need to make some adjustments before adding it to the tank.
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