Neptune trident

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  1. reefwiser

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    Announced today at the neptune meeting the Trident testing system.
    Working with Jim Welsh this past year. Neptune has developed the Trident to test Alk. CAL an d Mag in one unit. It will require the new Neptune model announced last year. Due to the complexed nature of the testing unit. Retail will be 500 to 600 dollars. With reagent at 40 dollars This will last as long as the amount test one does.

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    hybridazn Acro killer..... Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter 3RMAS Member R2R Excellence Award Photo of the Month Award Showcase Editor Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Oooh man, sign me up!
     
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    This will last as long as what? I’m sorry I lost you there.
     
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    Im 100% buying this lol!
     
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    smh254 Valuable Member Partner Member 2018

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    Huge announcement!! Great job Jim and Neptune!! Can't wait to read about the particulars, especially the accuracy and precision numbers.
     
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    smh254 Valuable Member Partner Member 2018

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    He's saying if you set up the system to test 10 times a day your going to use more reagent than if you set to test twice a day.
     
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    Jimbo662 Valuable Member Partner Member 2018

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    Could this be a good reason to buy a new apex???? :cool:
     
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    If you set the device to frequently test opposed to lets say once a day. The reagent will last far more then testing 2 3 times a day. Hope i was of help!
     
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    Exciting! But please translate $40 to how many tests (understandably may be a function of all level, but estimate at NSW Levels)
     
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    I think so. I still have my old apex, and litterally was thinking about selling it to get the newer one.
     
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    Thanks for that positive reinforcement! ;)
     
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    smh254 Valuable Member Partner Member 2018

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    Are you saying that it won't work with apex classic?
     
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    Apparently not
     
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    smh254 Valuable Member Partner Member 2018

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    Well that's crap if that's the case.
     
  16. thabizness

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    Looks like a lot of Classic Apexs will be going on the used market soon.
     
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    raultsu Active Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    that sucks if it wont work with the classic
     
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    Won't work with classic apex? Well that's a huge bummer.
     
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    OOOH YEAH I'm in!
     
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    sold! Is there a waiting list?
     
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