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Old 01-19-2008, 07:21 AM   #1
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My local store wanted $79+ for a 'good' test kit. Where can I get one for a little less?
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I saw one at Petsmart the other day for 27.00. It was for a reef tank. The basic SW one was the same price. It was AP brand. BTW welcome to AA
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Look for the Aquarium Pharmaceuticals SW Test Kit. If your LFS still wants to sell it to you for $79, order it online.
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I agree look online even ebay you can beat that price.
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Wow... $79 for a test kit?! I think you'd find a better price at just about any other store in town! There usually a factor of 2:1 on online prices to LFS prices, but $79 seems quite excessive!
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I use Salifert or LaMotte test kits for most items. They are pricey but are also considered to be the best (most consistent and accurate).
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