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Aquaforest's Reef Salt is by far one of the best all around salts on the market for coral reef tanks. The parameters closely resemble ideal conditions found around ocean reefs and by following an Aquaforest system you can have a colorful, growing reef tank in no time. The balance of elements, along with the high-quality components used to manufacture the salt allows it to mix quickly for immediate use.
- Bromide Free
- Nitrate and Phosphate free
- Mixes quickly
- Stable pH
How to Choose a Salt Mix:
it is very important to take your tanks requirements into account when choosing a salt mix. We suggest selecting a salt that closely resembled the balance of elements that is most similar to the range you wish to keep them at in your aquarium.
Cl – 19000-19500 mg/l
Na – 10500-10600 mg/l
Mg – 1300-1380 mg/l
S – 840-890 mg/l
Ca – 410-440 mg/l
K – 380-400 mg/l
F – 1.2-1.3 mg/l
Fe – 0.08-0.09 mg/l
Sr – 7-9 mg/l
dKH – 7.4-8.2
pH – 7.8-8.2
Dissolve salt with RO/DI water in a clean container. To achieve a salinity of 33 ppt, we suggest starting with 1 kg (2.2lbs) of Probiotic reef salt per 7.1 gallons (27 liters) of RO/DI water. Stir the mixture vigorously until it is fully dissolved and clear. Once the solution is transparent check the salinity with a refractometer and then it can be used right away.
Note: We highly recommend heating your freshly made saltwater to match your tanks temperature, allowing for the best results.
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Really impressed with this salt! By Corky on 3/15/2017Corky would recommend this product to a friendI've been using HW for three years I love it but I didn't like the residue . I now really like this salt and dissolve supper fast and my numbers are sot on!
Water turns yellow and very low ALK By Pablos Reef on 2/27/2017Pablos Reef wouldn't recommend this product to a friendJust made a video comparing to another new salt. Had high hopes but Alk was way to low 6.2-6.6 dKH, Ca 460-480, Mg 1440 and the water turns a yellowish color. For the price you are better off going with another salt.
Excellent Salt By Rich on 2/6/2017Rich would recommend this product to a friendDissolves faster than anything I have used before. Parameters are great, leaves no residue.
the best one.. By angel herrera on 2/4/2017angel herrera would recommend this product to a friendy try a few brands for about 5 years...nothing compare with aquaforest....perfect parameters!!! nothing to think about this when you get real , alk 8.0 , cal 430 and mag 1360....at 1026 salt and dissolves in only 15 minutes....
Best salt I've used By Ryan on 12/13/2016Ryan would recommend this product to a friendI've been reefing since 2003 and this is the fastest dissolving salt I have used. Within 15 minutes my 30g of water mixed completely clear. The parameters are close to what I run when mixed at 35 ppt. Corals seem happy so I'm happy.
Great Salt By Marinne on 11/20/2016Marinne would recommend this product to a frienddissolves fast and parameters aren't out of wack...mag is around 1350, calcium 420 and Alk is 7.9 at 1.025.