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Old 02-14-2019, 12:53 AM
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Default New 2-Part Recipe with Higher pH Boost

This new DIY 2-part recipe replaces Sodium Carbonate with Sodium Hydroxide(lye, caustic soda) - no more CO2 scrubbers, or low pH

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https://www.reef2reef.com/threads/ne...-boost.344500/
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Old 02-14-2019, 05:09 AM
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You can pick up a very pure grade of sodium hydroxide at a great price from Voyageur Soap and Candle in Surrey.

Be careful with this stuff as it is very caustic, not sure if I want to run it through my doser.

I have used this sodium hydroxide mixed with kalkwasser to spot treat undesirables in my reef tank.
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Old 02-21-2019, 10:05 PM
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Default pure NaOH and Na2SO4

did u need some 2L bottles, for this purpose? they are HDPE bottles used for pure Hydrochloric Acid.

i also have Food Grade Sodium Hydoxide, and Pharma Grade Sodium Sulfate

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