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Old 08-30-2010, 10:50 AM   #1
 
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Alkalinity?

So I just tested my cycling Betta tank. All the values look great except for the total Alkalinity. The dip strip i used said it was High, 300 ppm range.
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Old 08-30-2010, 11:16 AM   #2
 
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dips aren't really accurate =(
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Old 08-30-2010, 11:24 AM   #3
 
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Really? Darn! I was really hoping I wouldn't have to buy the liquid test kit. Guess I'll need to invest in one of those. :O)
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Old 08-30-2010, 11:28 AM   #4
 
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=)
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Old 08-30-2010, 11:30 AM   #5
 
I wouldn't invest in the MTK if I just had a 5g either. o.o
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Old 08-30-2010, 11:39 AM   #6
 
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no worries this hobby is addictive today a 5 tomorrow a 15 maybe a 45 in a month or 2 see where i am going??? i had 2 x 90g, came back here about a month back got a new 104g fully planted now i got another huge black glass tank waiting to be added to me decor in 9 days and another gold glass one in another month and a half. see where i'm going??? your gonna be like me soon. i can feel it
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