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Old 02-14-2011, 10:42 AM   #1
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Testing tank water

What's the best thing to use to test water???
Currently using dip strips but it's confusing I find

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Old 02-14-2011, 10:48 AM   #2
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the strips are not very accurate.
get one of these:
API Saltwater Master Test Kit

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I use API also.
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Old 02-15-2011, 08:21 AM   #4
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I use Salifert test kits always been 100% happy with
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I use Salifert for most tests. I use a meter for pH and the Hanna handheld checker for PO4.

If using the API or any other liquid test kit I recommend getting a dosing syringe at the local drugstore. Most kits call for 5 ml of water for testing but the silk screened line is rarely at that level.
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