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Old 11-13-2017, 10:52 AM   #1
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How to read test strips-nitrates

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my tank is looking good, clear and I tested water. My numbers look good, however my Question is: how to read a color thats not on the color label. nitrate reading is a brownish pink. Any ideas what that means?
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Old 11-13-2017, 02:58 PM   #2
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If it's like the test in the pic, I'd guess that you might be at 5 PPM, midway between 0 (brown) and 10 (pink).



But I'm not sure if your brown is darker than the one shown. If you could post a pic of a fresh used test strip and the chart, that would be a big help.
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thank you for that. I'm happy with that reply
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