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Old 05-15-2011, 08:32 PM   #11
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Without one, you will be getting algae problems later.like cyano.
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cyano is a nitrate causing algae it will always bee around, just get some doos grazing dnails and hermits
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Also, aside from the chlorine&chloramines, is there anything I have to worry about with tap water? I can treat for heavy metals if necessary.
Tap Water in the Saltwater Reef

Read this as far as tap water and to be honest with you, no you cant get rid of the heavy metals. They dont evaporate and you might get some out by PWC`s but you cant get rid of them all.
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i was trying to look for that link, and i figured you would post it thanks melosu
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Cyano is not just caused by nitrates.
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