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Old 01-07-2007, 08:36 AM   #1
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Reverse Osmosis Equipment - looking for recommendations

I am considering purchasing RO equipment for my home. I am looking for recommendations and lessons learned by others. I will need equipment that makes at about 1 gal per day RO water

I have a 55 gal Salt Water Fish Only tank. I am very tired of buying RO water at my LFS.

Thx for any assistance

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Old 01-07-2007, 08:42 AM   #2
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I like SpectraPure units over all other brands. They are not the cheapest, but their quality is top notch.

In general, I like to see clear prefilter canisters, vertically mounted DI cartridges, a pressure gauge, and tested RO membranes with a 95%+ rejection rate.

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Old 01-07-2007, 10:51 AM   #3
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I have been very happy with my Ocean Wave + from www.thefilterguys.biz. That is a very good point about the placement of the DI resin cartidge. Also, it would be useful to look for a unit with an in-line TDS metter.
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