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If my pH is at 8.0, my alkalinity at 8.4dKh(3.0 mequ/l), and my calcium at 440, should I dose a 2 part system of hardness plus and alkalinity plus to bring everything up a little?
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those levels are fine...

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If you ALK/CAL/Mag are in balance (millions of charts about this on Google) you'll be fine.

My tank runs 9-10 DKH / 440-460 Cal / 1450-1500 Mag as an example.

Word of caution:

If all the above are in balance your PH will take care of itself. Last thing ya wanna do is "chase" PH.
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Thanks for the replies

Edited by Pjanssen, 15 March 2012 - 04:14 PM.

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5 gallon scuba tank
5 gallon tank crashed...literally! Broken beyond repair.

http://www.nano-reef...howtopic=273563