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Old 09-19-2012, 06:48 PM   #1
 
Adding water?

Ok I read somewhere that when you add water you donot add salf because the salt doen't evaporate. So my question is how do I add water? Just puor it in?
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Old 09-19-2012, 07:04 PM   #2
 
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Ok I read somewhere that when you add water you don't add salt because the salt doesn't evaporate. So my question is how do I add water? Just pour it in?
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Old 12-16-2012, 07:21 PM   #3
 
Not sure what you are talking about Reef dont add the salt to water when putting it in? Then when do you add it?
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Old 12-16-2012, 08:43 PM   #4
 
When you are just doing top offs, topping off evaporated water, you just use plain water. Salt does not evaporate with the water, so if you added salt to evey top off, your salinity would go through the roof in very short time.
You mix up a normal batch of salt water when you are planning on doing your maintenance water change.
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Old 12-17-2012, 06:54 AM   #5
 
Great get it now thanks alot that helps. We got some fish doing good so far two clowns a firefish and lawnmower.
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Old 12-17-2012, 08:22 AM   #6
 
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Great get it now thanks alot that helps. We got some fish doing good so far two clowns a firefish and lawnmower.
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