Dosing

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  1. nepellew

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    Hi guys I have a 100L tank inc sump and was wondering how to dose kalkwasser and I also have (Liquid reef) from Brightwell Aquatics how would I dose these products I really need to get my Coralline algae to grow I know every one is going to ask what my specks are but right now I don't have then because im doing some repairs to my tank and all the fish are in a bucket for the night so if any one has any idea on how to dose that would be awesome thanks guys ....
     
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    You can drip kalkwasser along when you top up evaporated water, preferably at night after lights out when ph tends to drop. Just needs to be added slowly, I suggest you do some more reading on adding kalkwasser around dosage and method. Using a kalkstierrer with an auto top up unit works the best though.
     
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    get an "iv drip" from your chemist to adjust the drip rate.

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    Thanks guys ill look at doing that NemosJanitor , A guy at Northlands pets told me every second night to dose 1L bottle into the tank....
     
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    Just check your Alkalinity as well or else it doesn't matter how much calcium you put in.
     
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