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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-23-2013, 01:44 PM Thread Starter
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Favorite Testing brands?

I use Instant Ocean for all my testing needs. Today I decided I should start testing for strontium, iodine/iodide, and magnesium. IO doesn't have test kits for those elements. What do you prefer? Reasons?
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Re: Favorite Testing brands?

API. No reason, been using it forever.

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Red Sea., For Magnisium, Calcium, Alk, Strontium
Api For The Rest.
My Reason,; Is Red Sea. Gave Me Better Readings
Then The Api Did

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Re: Favorite Testing brands?

If it helps, I mostly only test SW, and use Salifert (except for phosphate now, which I use the Hanna digital).

But I've gotten to where I can tell just by looking at the tank, so testing is getting more rare.


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