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Old 08-16-2015, 09:50 PM   #1
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Is there any type of general suplement you use, or recomend using to help corals be healthy, colorful, and maintain a good growth rate ect?

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You should never dose anything if you aren't monitoring the levels to know what you would need to increase.
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Aren't there trace elements you can not test for?

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Indeed. And used in such small levels partial water changes will easily address them.
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So basically I should be successful with just water changes and my 2 part?

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Yep. For best results, dose specific elements and test for levels.

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In most cases PWC will replenish trace elements back to their plentiful self. They will also dilute excessive nutrients.
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What about vodka anyone have experiance with that?

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Dosing in such a manner to reduce nitrates/phosphates can be used very successfully, but takes very careful tracking to avoid messing up the dosing. Use too much and the effects can be bad for the corals in the system.
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Would it my necessary to run gfo if I'm vodka dosing? I read kalk and vodka together is the way to go?

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