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Old 12-21-2015, 03:56 PM   #11
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I watched a BRS video on media reactors and if you plan to mix GFO and Carbon in the same reactor, do 1/3 GFO and 2/3 Carbon, this mix will avoid the clump that people are talking about.
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I fought the clumping issue for a long time. I prefer GFO for a number of reasons and finally solved the clumping issue by doing two things. First I switched to Rowaphos. It's costly but doesn't clump and is long lasting.

Second was I kept the outlet for my calcium dosing away from the intake to the GFO reactor.

I also run Purigen in a reactor as it binds to a lot of stuff the other systems don't get, like selenium.


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