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Old 04-01-2004, 05:03 PM   #1
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Salty Compound?

What is this Salty stuff on my tank?? I think it's from the saltwater I bought, but hows it getting out of my tank? and is there any way to prevent this? it's all over the place
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Old 04-01-2004, 05:43 PM   #2
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I think you are speaking of "salt creep" and "salt spray". This happens when the water splashes around on equipment and devices. The water evaporates away but the salt stays behind.

The only way to prevent it is to minimize water splashing around.
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lol be nice he might be new to this hobby
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As biggen said its salt creep.

Just take a damp cloth and wipe it off.
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be nice he might be new to this hobby
Thought the same thing.
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You know, I am not sure if it was meant as a joke, but if it was, I didn't even pick it up.



But then again, I have seen this question asked before. So...
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With 1300 posts I'm sure you've seen most of them. Glad you've seen mine.
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With 1300 posts I'm sure you've seen most of them.
Heh, I'm the lightweight of the advisor group and I don't know 1/4 as much as most of them as well.

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LOL, didn't even realize
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