Mg and Ca media in same reactor?

Discussion in 'Water Parameters and Additives' started by Adee, 31 Jan 2011.

  1. Adee

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    I'm using the brightwell stuff can one mix the two in the same chamber....ratio being 9:1 to the aragonite media.
     
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    hi adee im currently doing this with my calcium reactor but i found that the 9:1 ratio
    was insufficient in maintaining the MG usage im using a ratio of 7:1
    The MG media seems to require a lower ph than the CA media therefore the additional amount compensates

    i wouldnt exceed a ratio of 7:1 as this will increase the alk to quickly

    Bye the way your tanks rocks :thumbup:
     
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    Cool, thanks Preshan!
     
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