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  1. Life hack API test kit cap leaks

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    First, I am not an "influencer" unless you count my ragdoll cat. This is intended as rescue not an add. API test kits help a lot for getting ball park values on water parameters. The test tube caps that come with them are awful. They do not seal well, even if you press down. Many of the...
  2. Digital Nitrate tester

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Has anyone ever used a digital nitrate tester? Instead of the liquid test kits?
  3. Did a Test for Water Levels, now what? nitirite is high

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    gh - 60 kh - 120 ph - 7.0 nitrite - 1 nitrate - 40 I read on the forum that the nitrite can be caused by overstocking or over feeding. I might be over feeding, but the endlers seem to eat every little bit I give them. I just did a 20% water change - first time in a few days. I use to do a...
  4. How many times a week I should test the Ph levels of water in my tank?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi, I was just curious how many times a week I should test the water?
  5. Reef testing Kits??

    Water Chemistry
    I am looking to expand my FOWLR and start keeping a few anemones and soft corals. I have been looking at reef testing kits online. I haves seen that some test for silicates, phosphates and iodine; while others test calcium, KH and phosphate; yet others test calcium, KH and magnesium...
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