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Old 12-29-2008, 02:08 AM   #1
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Hey everybody!!!
So I am currently buying RO water from my grocery store for my tank. I know it isnt the best, (but hey its better than tap water right?) I saw this on Drs. Foster and Smith.com and was wondering if it was worth it. Im kind of short on money right now and cant afford an RO/DI system, so I was looking for an alternative. What do you think? Is it worth my money? All comments welcome!!!
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Old 12-29-2008, 02:28 AM   #2
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Save your money and check out some RO/DI units on ebay. IMO The RO water from the store is most likely better than the water that that filter produces.
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Old 12-29-2008, 10:04 AM   #3
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I agree, what you're doing is better than that filter, and yeah - save up for your own RO/DI system - it's the most sound investment you can make in your tank. You can get them on ebay for around 100 bucks.
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I got my RO/DI off ebay for around $200 including shipping.
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i got my 4 stage ro/di 75 gpd for 134 with free shipping on ebay.
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Thanks guys!!! Ill just keep buying RO water till I got the cash. Which will hopefully be soon!
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Old 12-30-2008, 12:32 AM   #7
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What systems do you guys use?
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Old 12-30-2008, 03:43 PM   #8
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My first RO system was something like 50-75GPD and we got it off some army surplus website for really cheap.
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I got mine on ebay as well. I paid just under $100 for it shipped.

This is the Ebay store I got mine from. I also order replacement filters from them. I have the 6 stage system.
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