The Additives Poll

Discussion in 'Water Parameters and Additives' started by Neil H, 7 Jan 2010.

Voter count: 57
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Which Additives do you use at least once a month?

  1. Calcium (dry)

    31 vote(s)
    54.4%
  2. Calcium (wet)

    11 vote(s)
    19.3%
  3. Calcium (reactor)

    10 vote(s)
    17.5%
  4. Magnesium

    29 vote(s)
    50.9%
  5. Strontium

    21 vote(s)
    36.8%
  6. Iodine

    34 vote(s)
    59.6%
  7. Stability

    7 vote(s)
    12.3%
  8. Microbactor

    15 vote(s)
    26.3%
  9. probidio

    6 vote(s)
    10.5%
  10. Alkalinity Builder & Ph Buffer

    22 vote(s)
    38.6%
  11. Trace elements

    17 vote(s)
    29.8%
  12. Carbon

    30 vote(s)
    52.6%
  13. zeolites

    9 vote(s)
    15.8%
  14. Iron

    3 vote(s)
    5.3%
  15. Potassium

    8 vote(s)
    14.0%
  16. Amino Acids

    11 vote(s)
    19.3%
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  1. Neil H

    Neil H Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Please vote for which of the following you use at least once a month...


    Calcium (dry)
    Calcium (wet)
    Calcium (reactor)
    Magnesium
    Strontium
    Iodene
    Stability
    Microbactor
    probidio
    Alkalinity Builder & Ph Buffer
    Trace elements
    Carbon
    zeolites
    Iron
    Potassium
    Amino Acids
     
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  3. Sentari

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    Slaked Lime everytime i fill my RO Drum.
    Iodine once every 3 days
    Stability when my system is suffering.
    Wouldnt you say trace elements is like doing water changes?
     
  4. Tony

    Tony

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    I only use TM bio calcium for all my calcium, alkalinity and TE additions. I use the full range of NeoZeo in my system
     
  5. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Tony, are you using the liquid or the powder?
     
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    I take it the "calcium dry" would be some powder additive containing calcium chloride, and the "calcium wet" would be kalkwasser?

    Oh, and the "carbon" would be something like vinegar, vodka or sugar???

    Hennie
     
  7. Tony

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    I'm using the powder Mek. Havent tried the liquid as you need a peristaltic pump and dose it like the balling system. I but a 10kg bucket which has lasted for about 7 months and I still have
     
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    Cool man. I have used both in the past. I use a 5ml syringe when dosing the liquid.
     
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