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  1. #1

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    Just got one today, works pretty darn well and looks nice. Comes with everything you need. I'll see if I can post a pic of mine later.

    http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sw...-checkers.html

    Drop checkers basically sit a solution of exactly 4 kH distilled water in the tank, so any CO2 in the tank will get into the enclosed air in the drop checker and eventually into the distilled water. The water has a pH reagent in it so it changes colors. Because they use an exacting kH (measured with a balance), these are a much more accurate and easier to read measuring device than the traditional check pH + kH + look up in chart

    Just thought I'd post it for those who were interested.
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    faulty link! you have to register to see it!

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    Oh, right, I forgot you need to be registered to see the S&S section. Ah well :/

    It's basically a acrylic cylinder with a inner tube. Price is 7 bucks shipped.
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    Well mine had a small leak in it (which I repaired). Regardless, he's still sending me a new one. Great guy I must say!
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    I can see it I am a member too. Hopefully will get one soon.
    I will be adding a siggy later.

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    If you are dosing CO2, I would highly recommend you get one of these. It really helps a lot!
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    Now they need to tell you when water in your tank is dropping so you have a siren blow when you spring a leak.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lady Hobbs
    Now they need to tell you when water in your tank is dropping so you have a siren blow when you spring a leak.
    LOL There ARE water level monitors, they are just expensive.
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    It shoudn't be difficult to make on though, All you need is a float switch connected in series with an alarm that could be powered off of a couple of Double A batteries. Should be able to get everything at radio shack and lowes. This should be espically helpful for ya Hobbs!
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