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> What type of salt do you use?
What type of salt do you use?
What kind of salt do you use in your tanks? Check all that apply
Aquarium salt [ 46 ] ** [26.59%]
sea salt [ 12 ] ** [6.94%]
cichlid salt [ 46 ] ** [26.59%]
epsom salt [ 13 ] ** [7.51%]
no salt [ 56 ] ** [32.37%]
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post May 22 2009, 12:42 AM
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bk1300

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Just wondering what everyone uses for salts in their tanks if any? Is epsom salt more of a medication to help flush out toxins?


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bk1300   What type of salt do you use?   May 22 2009, 12:42 AM
Kristare09   No idea about that, I just use it to alter my GH   May 22 2009, 02:45 AM
Ardan   epsom salt is a "laxative" in fish for...   May 22 2009, 06:26 AM
JoelandVicki   it is a laxative for humans too   Mar 14 2010, 07:05 AM
DragonKeeper   QUOTE(JoelandVicki @ Mar 14 2010, 06:05 A...   Mar 14 2010, 04:54 PM
neutrinoman   I don't add any salt with normal water changes...   Mar 15 2010, 10:57 AM
Crowned   I use Rift Lake salt and sometimes epsom for treat...   Mar 18 2010, 07:48 PM
cichlidcasey   QUOTE(Crowned @ Mar 18 2010, 08:48 PM) I ...   Mar 26 2010, 08:56 AM
cichlidcasey   I am now using synthetic sea salt but used to use ...   Mar 26 2010, 08:55 AM
cichidsnorth   I use aquarium salt, i find it helps there immune ...   Mar 27 2010, 07:18 PM
Isis   Cichlid salt   Apr 25 2010, 08:32 AM
Larryochromis   I do not use any salt on my fish on a regular basi...   Jul 19 2010, 03:27 AM
NotoriousSway   I have heard about people using water softener sal...   Sep 20 2010, 12:38 AM
NotoriousSway   i found what I was looking for if anybody else was...   Sep 22 2010, 03:21 PM
vman   I use 50/50 morton table salt with iodine & ep...   Nov 25 2010, 11:07 PM
tfoster7189   I use Rift Lake salt. What I would like to know is...   Feb 2 2011, 10:51 PM
Crowned   I think the most accurate would be a TDS meter.   Mar 7 2011, 10:20 PM
Lotsofafricancichlids   Why are you guys adding salt to a fresh water tank...   Jun 28 2011, 02:50 PM
wrslrchiclids   Lotsofafricancichlids, While it is a freshwater ta...   Jun 28 2011, 04:52 PM
tfoster7189   Actually, from what I have read, the salt content ...   Jun 28 2011, 08:34 PM
wrslrchiclids   Now that you mention it I remember reading somethi...   Jun 30 2011, 03:17 PM
Crowned   Here is a Link that covers the chemical compositio...   Jul 1 2011, 10:05 AM
neutrinoman   I agree. From everything science based that I...   Aug 12 2011, 10:01 AM
Tommyusa   Aquarium Salt VS. Morton White Crystal Solar salt ...   Oct 3 2011, 08:21 AM
tfoster7189   Tommy, That's the idea. $$$...   Jan 4 2012, 03:27 PM
Tommyusa   QUOTE(tfoster7189 @ Jan 4 2012, 04:27 PM)...   Jan 5 2012, 10:40 AM
Ck986   Where are you guys buying the solar salt? I am one...   Feb 16 2012, 09:58 PM
Tommyusa   Any grocery store, it came with 40 lbs bag for ...   Feb 21 2012, 02:25 PM
malibu   i use epsom salt it totally controls any bloat is...   Feb 23 2012, 01:00 PM
tamrissa   hmm i dont salt my tanks but use epsom for soaks f...   Feb 17 2013, 02:49 PM


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