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View Poll Results: What's your favourite aquarium salt mix?
Instant Ocean 153 33.77%
Instant Ocean: Reef Crystals 102 22.52%
H2Ocean Coral Pro 75 16.56%
Zeovit Reefers Best Salt 23 5.08%
Brightwell Aquatics NeoMarine 8 1.77%
Red Sea Coral Pro Salt 18 3.97%
Seachem Reef Salt 25 5.52%
other (please share in post ) 49 10.82%
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Old 09-17-2012, 07:55 AM
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What's your favourite salt to use with your aquarium? And maybe share why? Looking to switch over to something more oriented for corals...
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IO, cheap, effective, mix clear and predictable values.
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I didn't vote. I've only ever used IO Reef Crystals, so I can't say it's my favourite. I look forward to seeing the results of the poll.
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Looking to switch over to something more oriented for corals...
What are you using now, and what do you feel it isn't doing?

I use the Zeovit salt, its mixes well and my LFS won't let me buy anything else
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Zeovit here also only complaint I have with it is at times it could be hard to find so I always buy 10 boxes when I find it. Been using it for 4-5 years only problems u had was when I couldn't get it and tried royal nature salt. I used to use h2 ocean but found the kh so low on it that the cost to bring it up it was same price as reefers best.
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Used IO with my old tank, and got a full bucket of Kent with my current setup and so far everything has been stellar. The pH is a bit lower, but everything is super happy (tough to say how much the salt is a contibutor unfortunately). It certainly hasn't caused problems though. I'm not sure where I'm going to get more of it... I guess I'll have to switch to something else after.

IO was okay, pretty standard stuff.
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Reefers best here. Just gotta buy a few at a time cause it's sometimes hard to get.
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Love the Reefer's best. Mixes clear and with consistent results. Tough to get unless you live on the coast.
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Switched a couple mos ago from dd h20 to Salinity brand from seachem. So far, everything is good.
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