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Things I failed to buy last Friday, just called my lfs and it is gone, I baulked at the price, kicking myself!

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I've done this too many times and learned my lessons lol. Which led me to just impulse buy it takes all the stress out. Thank reefer gods they don't have corals in the candy isle at check out at Walmart hahahaha
 
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Question. If 1mL of alk will raise dkh by 0.1 in 25gal of water how much alk do I dose to raise alk from 8.3 to 10.2 in 15 gallons of water? I don’t like calculators anyone know how to figure this out by hand?
you can find a conversion chart ,or just go slow and monitor ,want to raise no more than a half point of dkh every other day imo..:)
 

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Question. If 1mL of alk will raise dkh by 0.1 in 25gal of water how much alk do I dose to raise alk from 8.3 to 10.2 in 15 gallons of water? I don’t like calculators anyone know how to figure this out by hand?
Eleven-teen!!!!!!
 

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you can find a conversion chart ,or just go slow and monitor ,want to raise no more than a half point of dkh every other day imo..:)
Understood :) but want to raise new salt alk to match display alk but want to know how to figure this out so I can just dose once and have it match exactly
 
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Question. If 1mL of alk will raise dkh by 0.1 in 25gal of water how much alk do I dose to raise alk from 8.3 to 10.2 in 15 gallons of water? I don’t like calculators anyone know how to figure this out by hand?
What are you using to raise alk? To truly figure it out, need to know the product, as ph can be boosted during dosing and that will affect a few things that can skew the actual number.
 

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What are you using to raise alk? To truly figure it out, need to know the product, as ph can be boosted during dosing and that will affect a few things that can skew the actual number.
Red Sea salt and Red Sea alk
 
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