What phosphate media is better

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  1. 4age

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    Hi guys...I have two tubs of phosphate remover...not sure which one I shud use...ati phosphastop and sea chem phosguard. ..any1 have experience with these...which one is better to run in a reactor?

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    Not sure about the details for ATI, PhosGuard need not be in a reactor due to its shape and works very quickly but also gets exhausted fast. So I would not run phosguard in a reactor.
     
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    The iron based removers, so the red/brown ones are generally better.
    However, I run phosgaurd and am happy with it. Either of those will be good
     
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    Personally, I have used both. Prefer the Seachem range. I had to replace the ATI more frequently and it had more dust and was finer.
    Two Little Fishers make an excellent PO4 remover, I know @dallasg and @Toolboysa both use it with great success.
    Also waiting on the new product that Orca is bringing out, @KillerWhale tells me that it will kill the PO4 removing market.
     
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    Yes...politics are now out of the way and we are pushing ahead with the DARK-ICE program
     
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    Would I be allowed to chip in on this one?
     
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    or open new thread. Maybe better, a dedicated thread.
     
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