Time of testing

Discussion in 'Water Parameters and Additives' started by Hammerhead, 3 Dec 2012.

  1. Hammerhead

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    Hi Guys,

    Was just wandering if there is a specific routine when testing water samples. What time is best to test, how often, do I test the same time always or would a few hours not mind?
     
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  3. mariusmeyer

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    If you are trying to find out the consumption rate and dose once daily then the same time is best. If you use a dosing pump then timing does not really matter.
     
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    I go for the worst case scenario, just before my water change. So I know what the low point was for that week.
     
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