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post #1 of 3 Old 05-07-2007, 10:25 PM Thread Starter
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can i use a hot tub test kit for a substatute tank water kit? i dont know if a hot tub has amonia or nitrates or nitrites
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post #2 of 3 Old 05-08-2007, 05:52 PM
What parameters does it test? I would just stick with the API Master test kit. It has over 700 tests.
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post #3 of 3 Old 05-08-2007, 06:05 PM
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Only for alkalinity, pH, hardness, and chlorine (I used to have a pool).

API Master test kit is the best for aquariums. I would stick with that since it has what you'll really need (Nitrites Nitrates Ammonia). But if you want to test any of the above, I don't see why not. It's the same story though, the liquid tests for pools and hot tubs work much better than the strips.

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