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Old 09/16/2018, 04:39 PM   #1
Mohammed
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Combining Calcium Chloride and Epsom Salts.

Hi Guys,

I occasionally have to correct my mag and calcium as it drifts from its range even though I'm dosing a 3 part.

I usually use about 100gr calcium and 500gr Epsom Salt. I usually correct Mag first and then drip calcium the next day.

AF once used to combine mag and calcium in their part 1 and has since moved it to part 3, and was wondering if I could combine the calcium and Epsom Salts together and drip at once.

Any drawbacks or suggestions i should be aware off?


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Old 09/16/2018, 05:40 PM   #2
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I would expect a lot of calcium sulfate to precipitate. The precipitate would dissolve in the tank, but it'd make a mess of the drip.


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Old 09/17/2018, 01:58 AM   #3
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Ok thanks will dose them separately.


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