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Old 03-10-2005, 12:33 PM   #1
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RO/DI Water Ready to Use?

I'm thoroughly confused after reading some wetwebmedia threads, so I'll ask the experts here...

Is RO/DI water ready to use for start-up (after salt mix) and top offs?

The need to aerate overnight to remove CO2 and buffer prior to mixing salt is mentioned. Previously, I had thought it's good to go for top offs and salt mix takes care of the buffering, but perhaps I'm wrong. TIA.
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Yep. For topoffs you dont need to add anything to it. For replacment water after a water change just make sure its the same temp and salinity as the water in the tank. Its always good to airate the water.
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