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jigraham
04/18/2010, 09:38 PM
Hey what guys what do you keep your salinity at?

Jared
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flamron
04/19/2010, 12:27 AM
I like to run around 1.025-.026.

What about you?

jigraham
04/19/2010, 02:00 PM
ya about the 1.025

flamron
04/19/2010, 02:29 PM
Any thoughts on running lower/higher?

I've read where some people will run around 1.022, but I'm not really comfortable doing so....

jigraham
04/19/2010, 06:18 PM
we used to test the water in the bay in Port Elizabeth,, it was a bit lower like 1.023 - .24

I have always just done .025 because it was an easy number to remember...

jigraham
04/23/2010, 08:18 AM
so how often do you check your sg?

jigraham
04/23/2010, 02:10 PM
I check mine weekly with water changes.. (most of the time)....

flamron
04/24/2010, 10:01 AM
Probably monthly for me. I do w/c about once a month-month and half.

When I manually dosing magnesium, I was checking more often - in the two week range.

jigraham
04/25/2010, 03:02 PM
do you use a swing arm, or a refractormeter...?

flamron
04/25/2010, 03:05 PM
refractometer - calibrated with pinpoint solution. Heading down in a bit - you gonna be home?

jigraham
04/26/2010, 04:35 PM
Yepper I was home..

jigraham
04/26/2010, 04:37 PM
I have never even heard of Calibration Fluid... do I find that at the five and dime next to the snake of oil, and holy water ?