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#1 bluereef

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Posted 04 June 2004 - 03:17 PM

Links and informations are taken from the koralleriff.de
http://www.korallenriff.de/enter.html,click on -Magnesium und Calziummessung im Meerwasser! -short cut>http://www.korallenr.../mg_ca2004.html

Calcium testing

Test fluid-calcium 449 mg/lit
Test results:
Red sea test lab-450 mg/lit(most precise)
Sera-380 mg/lit
Tropic marin combi-465 mg/lit
Salifert-475 mg/lit
JBL combi-420 mg/lit


Magnesium testing

Test fluid-1250 mg/lit
Test results:
Red sea test lab-no magnesium test
Sera-1320 mg/lit
Tropic marin combi-1275 mg/lit(most precise)
Salifert-1350 mg/lit
JBL combi-1080 mg/lit

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Posted 19 November 2004 - 10:16 AM

Nitrate tests testing
http://www.korallenr...nitrat2004.html

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Posted 19 November 2004 - 10:20 AM

Phosphate tests
http://www.korallenr...ngpo4_2004.html
http://www.korallenr...hatmessung.html