Salt - Instant Ocean

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  1. dallasg

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    I recall seeing it at a shop a while ago, but pricing was definitely not as on the link you sent
     
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    Was'nt Instant Ocean the brand that had the 2 clowns on it. i think it came in 8kg plastic bags.
     
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    correct,the two clowns.....and been in stores way longer than most salt brands you find today (but not the packaging in the link) ... comes in 2kg...4kg...8kg and 16kg...
     
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    Theres a shop here in Benoni that stocks instant ocean and reef crystals...around same price as seachem reefsalt...
     
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    I used IO in the past. Excellent salt IMO and highly rated overseas.
    Pity its so highly priced here in Durban.
     
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    @ Mekaeel yip wat brand u use now bud
     
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    I agree...excellent salt.
     
  11. Fuzzy

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    Like this.

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    Hey dude. Been using Red Sea on the current system.
     
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    mate in the states said they all use it there...
     
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    problem is..after shipping costs, distributor mark up and lfs mark up that US price is more than doubled
     
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    Well it is also the salt that zeovit recommend if you cant get Reefers Best
     
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    It's been around for many years, I used it to start up my first ever marine tank, many many years ago, lol.
     
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    Its seems to be a good salt i also used it in my first marine tank lol
     
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    from years ago there was a local one too ... instant marine.... just dont confuse the two .. :m12:
     
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    Yeah I also used it many years ago to start up a tank that ran for over 10 years with few water changes over the years.


    Ok so reason for me necro'ing this thread is to find out if anyone has found a supplier for this salt at a good price in JHB?
     
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    With the red lid....that was just pathetic :eek::m87::m85::m86:
     
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