Seneye Reef Monitor Parameters wrong - trimming settings?

AI Nero 5

figwig

New Member
View Badges
Joined
Jan 12, 2021
Messages
15
Reaction score
3
Review score
+0 /0 /-0
Location
Manchester
Hey all - I recently got a seneye reef monitor, and after soaking the slide for 48hrs and putting it in the tank I've been a little surprised as it's readings are way off. My pH according to 2 different test kits is 8.3, but the seneye says 7.5, and my ammonia (new tank cycling so expecting it to be high at this point) is around 1.2ppm nh3+nh4 (calculated roughly 0.12 just nh3) but the seneye says 0.05ppm.
I've already put another slide in to soak so I can test that one (waste of a few quid if it doesn't help) but I noticed that there are some trimming settings available. I couldn't find anything online about how best to calibrate these or if I should even have to in normal circumstances - so I wanted to ask, has anyone else had to trim out their seneye reef monitors? Are they accurate at all? Could I have got a dodgy unit?
Thanks,
Will
 

brandon429

why did you put a reef in that
View Badges
Joined
Dec 9, 2014
Messages
20,431
Reaction score
16,831
Review score
+0 /0 /-0
Location
tejas
 
Corals.com
AI Nero 5

DO YOU CARE WHAT THE CORDS AND CABLES LOOK LIKE AROUND YOUR REEF TANK?

  • YES

    Votes: 299 59.2%
  • NO

    Votes: 37 7.3%
  • Somewhat

    Votes: 163 32.3%
  • Other (please explain)

    Votes: 6 1.2%
Omega Sea, LLC
Top