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rusty-nail-z
05/01/2007, 04:45 PM
in doing water changes during my cycling and LR curing period, i have been using water from my LFS which is purified in some way. Im not sure if its RO/DI but its good enough for the tank. Ive also heard that u can just go to the self-serve water at the supermarket and fill up. If this option is available, id like to know, as it would cut down on travel time. Buying a R0/DI is not on my budget schedule yet.

alexb518
05/01/2007, 04:57 PM
yes, you can purchase the water from the grocery store. it is usually not ro/di. more often, it's just RO water but is 98% purified. if that's the best you can get, it's a whole lot better than tap water.

rusty-nail-z
05/01/2007, 05:01 PM
Should I condition the grocery store water?

alexb518
05/01/2007, 05:04 PM
no real need to.