What salt you use ?

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  1. Warr7207

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    What salt you use ?

    Any particular reason ?
     
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    Kanga Retired Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Thinking of going salt mix
     
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    You lucky coastal inhabitants :whistling:
     
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    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    Hi Warr - yeah - I am also one of them. NSW - get it at the 2 Oceans. No complaints from using it..... Reason: It's much mroe convenient (already mixed ;-), it's cheaper - I can get 400 litres per week, at R130 per year. (400 litres x 52 weeks = 20800 litres).
    I live 20 km's away from the 2 Oceans - thus: 40 km's @ R2.72 (I think that this is the current going rate the government works on when calculating fuel refunds) = R110. Multiplied by once a month (12x) = R1320 + R130 = R1450 / 12 = R120 per month....

    OK now that I have cleared that up for myself - I wonder how much salt would cost me? How much does your salt work out for you per month?? I would LOVE to know.

    Please include the cost for actually going to buy the salt as well.
     
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    I use Tropic Marin
     
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    Mike Retired Moderator

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    Reef crystals, my lfs uses them and reckons them to be as good as any other for the price
     
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    but want to start using the AM salt again
     
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    im an AM addict:lol:
     
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    Love it, even in Marines there is BIG BRAND buying :lol:
     
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    dont be jelouse:nono: hahaha
     
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    I love brands, why u thing I buy a new gadget for my tank every weekend :thumbup:
     
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    be cause you saw the light and invested in an AM wave.:thumbup: AM is the way forward:lol: . ok back to the topic:whistling:
     
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    And I thought Deltec was the BRAND :yeahdude:
     
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    Cerebros table salt :p
    but in the tank NSW and if the water is dirty i use Rio Real Ocean
     
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    Your kidding!!:whistling:

    Only NSW, cheap and convenient.
     
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    and lotsa trace elements and plankton...
     
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    Will work out to about R60/Liter for me :lol:

    Used to use Tropic Marine Pro Reef, but switched to Rio Real Ocean. No noticeable difference at about half the price.
     
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