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Old 11-15-2014, 10:36 PM   #1
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Opinions on best salt mix to use!!!!

Have used Red Sea pro and instant ocean, looking to start adding corals, what's everyone opinion on the salts out there?


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Old 11-15-2014, 10:50 PM   #2
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When I had my 280 I used Red Sea and Reef Crystals loved both but Reef Crystals I saw more growth on my LPS and SPS .

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I've used Red Sea coral pro, IO and reef crystals. Both work fine. Have not noticed much difference in growth with either Reef crystals or RSCP.

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Old 11-17-2014, 06:04 PM   #4
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Instant ocean and reef crystals here myself and am happy using either. Reef salts can help to a point, but eventually you will have to start supplementing alkalinity and calcium regardless of the salt mix you use.
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Old 11-18-2014, 12:31 PM   #5
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I've been using Reef Crystals for awhile now and really like it. I don't have to dose nearly as much. I was adding a bunch of Calcium before and now, water changes take care of it.
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