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Old 01-03-2014, 09:42 PM   #1
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Water alkalinity ph

Is it normal when my alkalinity carbon is @ 214 or a little higher and do I have to check ph And what it the number I have to maintain I heard about 8.5 or 7.0
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Is it normal when my alkalinity carbon is @ 214 or a little higher and do I have to check ph And what it the number I have to maintain I heard about 8.5 or 7.0

I'm having trouble understanding the ph thing I got everything else except that sorry for my ignorance.
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PH should be between 8.0 and 8.4. Alkalinity should be between 7-11 dKh.
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PH should be between 8.0 and 8.4. Alkalinity should be between 7-11 dKh.

How should I bring it down?
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Your alk is fine your measurement is in ppm. Converted its about 11 dKh
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Your alk is fine your measurement is in ppm. Converted its about 11 dKh

Ok thanks, now my ph is that important? Too
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Yes you want it in the range I told you. This is for sw right?
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Yes is Sw thanks
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Yes is Sw thanks
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