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Old 04-26-2011, 01:16 AM   #1
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ph level?

What is ideal ph for FOWLR my 125 gl. is 7.8
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Old 04-26-2011, 02:41 AM   #2
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I have fish only and keep mine at 8.2 so I'd bring mine up if I was you
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Old 04-26-2011, 02:50 AM   #3
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Thanks for you help jhil .. What would you recommend to bring it up ?
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Ideal range is 8.2-8.3ish. There are buffers you can use to bring it up. My LFS suggested this to me:

Seachem Saltwater

Its the marine buffer
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Thanks Henry, I will try buffer..
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having good water aeration also helps maintain a good pH level
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A ph buffer should be fine as long as you make sure you mix it well before you add it to your tank
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oyeah, I forgot to mention that xD. Mix it with freshwater, its easier to dissolve in FW compared to SW
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Old 04-26-2011, 10:41 AM   #9
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Will use freshwater thanks for your help..
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