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Old 08-19-2011, 08:28 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Hondatek View Post
So I came home to my skimmer leaking. I fixed the leak but my water is like 5 gallons low and my salinity is .26 can I get some bottled water to add?
What exactly do you mean by .26? It should be SG 1.026 or 35ppt salinity. If you lost water from a leak it should not affect salinity if the water that leaked was saltwater. If you lost saltwater, add saltwater. Adding freshwater only will lower the salinity.

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I meant 1.026 I just was in panic mode and typing fast . I added the r o and it's 1.022 now. So everything is back to normal now.I just had to add enough to get me through tomorrow when my Pwc is done on Saturday's

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