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Old 11-12-2006, 07:49 AM   #1
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PH Maintenance

My reef tank has been up and running for a little over 4 months. Water parameters are perfect & stable. All of my livestock appears healthy and I haven't been having any losses.

I clean the sponge in my overflow box every few days and replace the 50 micron pad in my wet/dry every 2 weeks. Other than that, I have done no maintenance. I was wondering if I should be doing any maintenance on the 2 PH's or the main pump in system.

46 gal FOWLR
11lb Live Rock - 40lb Live Sand
ProClear Pro 75 - LR rubble & skimmer in sump
AC 300 HOB
AC 402 Powerhead - AC 301 Powerhead
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I clean my pump in old SW every time I do a PWC. I clean my phs about every 1-2 months, to keep the impeller and other parts clean.
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