Lawrence-Salt water mix

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  1. Lawrence Wulff

    Lawrence Wulff

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    Hi
    I have a question.. Can I keep the water mix I make for my tank and how long can I store it?
     
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    hi Lawrence, yes you can store it, somewhere dark and cool in an airtight foodsafe container.
     
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    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

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    Yes you can keep it, I like to keep my mix in a 80 litre plastic drum with a powerhead to keep it circulating, I reckon you could quite easily keep it for a couple of months like that.
     
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    Hi Lawrence, any reason you are mixing water not using NSW. And Welcome.
     
  6. Lawrence Wulff

    Lawrence Wulff Thread Starter

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    was told that sea water is bad and full of bad things ,,, so went and bought a 50kg bucket....if I do use NSW in my tank what would happen? and how do I change to NSW
     
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    Same name different question
     
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    yip noticed that. think there are three running now:lol:
    they all are slightly different though
     
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    No problem with the sea water off Ballito, been using it for about 6yrs now.
     
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