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Old 05-23-2012, 09:48 PM   #1
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Sugar Dosing?????

I have heard so much about carbon dosing (vodka, vitamin C, and sugar. I was interested in dosing with sugar. Can I get some feedback on this from anyone?

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I don't know to much about the sugar dosing but I've been dosing vodka for about 7 months now and it works great.
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Old 05-24-2012, 02:09 PM   #3
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I have heard so much about carbon dosing (vodka, vitamin C, and sugar. I was interested in dosing with sugar. Can I get some feedback on this from anyone?

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Carbon dosing is not a fix, can create further problems. Why do think you need to carbon dose? What are your nitrates? Treating the problem is much safer and prevents further problems.
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Ok guys. You both had the same article and I guess I will not be doing that.
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Wouldn't the uses of a uv eliminate the problem of excess bacteria growth
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I'm not going to pretend to know much about them because i don't..Just what i read ,,and the majority of what i read says don't waste your money ..

OP,if your having nitrate issues look into building an algae scrubber,,a little DIY knowledge and about 50 bucks and you can make a one
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