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Old 03-21-2011, 07:04 PM   #1
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Nitrates low enough get ?

Hi there just wondering my nitrates are are 0.10-0.30 ppm is this low enough for most corals ? Thanks reply asap thanks
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yes ithey are low enough. i've read that having nitrates lower then 4ppm is fine for corals, although 0 is best
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One of my test doesn't have the point initi tho nut it's says 30ppm is this 0.30 ? Cheers
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Sorry, 30 is 30ppm you will need to do a few PWC's to bring it down.
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Old 03-22-2011, 12:48 PM   #5
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My other one is a colour changing one with chemicals and it's aroun 2.5-3 ppm ??
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