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Old 06-06-2006, 10:03 AM   #1
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Which one of these RO/DI units should I get?

Obviously I would rather the less expensive one, but want to see your guys opinions first:

A: http://cgi.ebay.com/AQUARIUM-2-110GP...QQcmdZViewItem

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B: http://melevsreef.com/ro_di.html
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Just about everyone on this site that has bought from Filter Direct has been happy both with the product and service. The one on melevsreef.com looks fine as well but I don’t know anyone who has bought that one so my gut would tell you to go with the Filter Direct one. Not because it's cheaper by the way
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Thanks!

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i have had the same one buy filterdirect for over 6 months works grate but if you get the sink adapter use a ziptie to keep the lever in mine shot across the room
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cheaper in this case seems better. greater volume per day.
i like the sump float valve they offer for topping off. (dont forget to check it regularly)
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great, I'm sold!

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I used a coralife 50GPD RO system. Seesm to do the job. Not sure what people think about those.
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you should ask them for the pressure tank and RO faucet for drinking water. It makes it a LOT more useful. RO makes tasty coffee, and having 2.5g on tap is perfect.

I have the filterdirect one and am happy with it
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I too have the filterdirect RO/DI unit. Works great and their customer service (parts and help) is wonderful.
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Just a FYI a 75 GPD unit is the most efficient unit we can get, rejection rate vs. waste. I don't care for the units that have horizontal DI resin canisters, they are prone to channeling. If this happens you will not be getting 100% out of the resin.
I have a airwaterice unit and it is a great unit, it is similar to the melevreef unit. Just some info.
o matter which unit you get a ro/di units is the way to go in a reef tank.
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