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Thread: 40 tank Journal

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    Im willing to get fancy on a budget lol. I am not looking to spend $100 on something I could buy for $3
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
    Sw: 1 55gal, 1 30gal show, 1 29gal show, 1 20gal and 2 10's

  2. #172

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    Also - ro/di is a way Im looking at going. Mainly because I dont know if I am going to try wilds or not and mostly because I want to remove TDS for the fish. Anyone have feedback on this:

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Reverse-Osmo...ht_3183wt_1124

    States it comes with float system for auto top off and everything.
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
    Sw: 1 55gal, 1 30gal show, 1 29gal show, 1 20gal and 2 10's

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    Sandz,

    This is my RO/DI unit - I love it. I purchased the float kit/manual flush kit (about $40) so I can flush the unit before and after use and don't have to worry about the made water tub overflowing.

    http://www.aquacave.com/Spectra-Pure...FahcMgodVGYAcA

    I didn't get it from this vendor, I got it directly from SpectraPure. They are having website problems so I pulled it up at the above link. It's also $289 from the manufacturer. They also have a 180 GPD unit.
    Last edited by gronlaura; 07-08-2013 at 11:24 PM.
    My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
    75 gal - Pristella Tetras, Scissortail Rasboras, Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish, Leopard & Zebra Danios, Wild Caught BNP
    29 gals - Left Tank - Diamond Tetras. Right Tank - Harlequin Rasboras, Peacock Gudgeons
    Future 40 Long - Panda Garras & Glowlight Danios

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  4. #174

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    Very cool! Thanks for the input. Is that a pre and post tds meter?
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
    Sw: 1 55gal, 1 30gal show, 1 29gal show, 1 20gal and 2 10's

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    Yes, there are two TDS meters, one for the incoming water and one for the made water.
    My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
    75 gal - Pristella Tetras, Scissortail Rasboras, Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish, Leopard & Zebra Danios, Wild Caught BNP
    29 gals - Left Tank - Diamond Tetras. Right Tank - Harlequin Rasboras, Peacock Gudgeons
    Future 40 Long - Panda Garras & Glowlight Danios

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    Wow, good info/links going on in here. Those thermometers would be awesome to have. I'm still an RO/DI noob, so I need to do some further research on those. I'll probably need one when I move.

    For the setup are you only going to require one sump and one RO/DI? If so, how big a sump are you thinking (did I miss that?)?
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    I'm going to be absent today beyond this post but just wanted to let everyoneknowI'm getting a water purification system installed today. All water will now be rodi for the whole house. I made this decision after I had a full spectrum water test and found pesticide in my water.

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    OMG! thankfully you had the water tested before getting everything up and running.... good luck with the installation, keep is updated when you can
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    A question from the ultimate noob...what is RO/DI?
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
    40 Gallon Breeder: ... Journal
    29 Gallon: ... Journal

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    Reverse osmosis de-ionized water. Pretty much pure water with no total dissolved solids etc

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