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Old 12-01-2013, 08:06 PM   #1
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Api proper ph 8.2

Want to know if this is a good product? (API proper ph 8.2)??? My ph level is low that's why..
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Old 12-01-2013, 09:37 PM   #2
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How low? Chemicals are just plain bad to use, you could be chasing a ph number forever. lol
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Messing with water params is risky at best. If you change the PH with chemicals, they will rebound to original values, usually within 24 hrs. or so.
Check the KH of your water, and if its low, use crushed oyster shell, or a saltwater substrate to raise it.
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What's KH????
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Old 12-02-2013, 06:51 AM   #5
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KH is carbonate hardness. It is one element that determines the buffering capacity of water. It is one of the factors that determines the ability of water to maintain a certain PH
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