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Old 10-11-2014, 05:13 AM   #1
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The price of pre-mixed saltwater..

You guys think £1.29 per Gallon is expensive for saltwater?
I'll only be needing 1-2 Gallons a week per water change but still... It'll add up.


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Well... considering the price of a box of salt is about $50 and will mix 200 gallons of water, yeah thats a bit pricy.
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Old 10-11-2014, 06:19 AM   #3
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Well... considering the price of a box of salt is about $50 and will mix 200 gallons of water, yeah thats a bit pricy.

Yeah but I can't make my own.
I can't make RODI and even if I could I have nowhere to store it.


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They have super cheap ro di filters that attach right to the faucet. A day before water change hook it up and pump a few gallons out into a bucket then add salt.
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They have super cheap ro di filters that attach right to the faucet. A day before water change hook it up and pump a few gallons out into a bucket then add salt.

The cheapest one I've seen is £90..
Also I'm not even sure if it'll fit on my tap.


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Take it your from uk like me. You can get cheap ro unit on ebay for about £40 and if you ain't got tap can always use your bath tap with a clamp fitting for the hose. Won't cost much to do as salts cost from £45-£55 for big bucket think it's 25kg that will last you along time if only doing 1-2 gals aweek.


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Take it your from uk like me. You can get cheap ro unit on ebay for about £40 and if you ain't got tap can always use your bath tap with a clamp fitting for the hose. Won't cost much to do as salts cost from £45-£55 for big bucket think it's 25kg that will last you along time if only doing 1-2 gals aweek.


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I have found a cheaper alternative to that first offer.

25p per litre from Water World..

I don't know if I want to get into making my own water yet.


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The average around me is £7.50 for 25 litres of salt water and £3.50 for RO water. I've never been able to find a non plumb RO unit
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The average around me is £7.50 for 25 litres of salt water and £3.50 for RO water. I've never been able to find a non plumb RO unit

Most off the units you don't have to plumb in just fit it to what ever tap u got


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Really? I thought the opposite. Where would you recommend getting a brand new one?
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