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Old 08-28-2011, 06:22 AM   #1
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Rain water for reef tank

I was wandering if rainwater from a water tank is alright for a reef tank
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Old 08-28-2011, 08:22 AM   #2
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No expert here but....IMO I would say no because of the air polution depending on where you live. As the rain falls from the sky, it picks up a lot of particulates that are in the atmosphere, many would be harmful to a reef tank.

Since my tank is a birthday present to my wife, everything I spend going forward is just an extension of my love for her right?
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Old 08-28-2011, 09:34 AM   #3
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that's a no, there was a thread about this earlier this year.

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Old 08-28-2011, 11:13 AM   #4
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i don't even think i'd use sea water in my reef. think about all the garbage thats in there and that there is no real way to filter all of it out. i would stick with RO water, atleast we know this way is clean and TDS free and we can just add the salt we require to it
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