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Old 09-07-2011, 09:06 AM   #11
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You should in the future mix you salt with the water in a bucket and let it dissolve over several hours THEN put that in.
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When you add the salt you should mix it in a separate containor from now on, it needs to mix for about a day to completly disolve. Even then depending on the brand there may be stuff that doesn't disolve...
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Ohh. Thanks guys. I only put it in like that this time because there is no livestock at all! And thank you Carey for your answer about the back chamber. My skimmer started to froth in the end once there was salt in there. I think it just needed something to skim.
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Came home to 1.030....I think I over shot it a little. Darn
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Easy enough to fix, just take some water out and out pure unsalted water in.

This is why you should also mix in a separate bucket, you can test it before it goes in the tank.
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