2020 u produktu Seachem Purigen 100 ml, Spokojenost funguje jak má.Po 2 dnech voda křiÅ¡Å¥álově čistá, Michal E. The Ionic Purification System is … Lehký odér ryb nebo zkažených vajíček je zcela normální. It's much cheaper and always about 2x as expensive at the LFS. If the concentration of the component you are trying to decrease has not dropped to around 0.02 mg/L, then replace the PhosGuard, otherwise leave in place until levels begin to climb again. I would try a product called Vibrant. After putting the recommended dose for your tank size in a media bag, you should rinse it well under RO water. At the heart of your saltwater reef tank, carbon media is responsible for keeping your beloved underwater universe sparkling clean. ... which they replace after 2 - 3 months by which time the concentration has returned to or exceeded its original level. Otherwise you'll experience a huge amount of dust in your tank. Hey guys! I have been having so many issues with the levels in my 12 gallon freshwater tank. Seachem PhosGuard is round for optimum water flow and has exceptional porosity and increased capacity. The level will start to drop if it gets to point where it levels off and quits dropping then the phosguard is used up and you will have to replace it. Trust me, I do a ridiculous amount of maintenance, I just wanna give my system a little extra help. The blend will last for about 6 weeks and we will need to replace it again after to make sure the filter works properly. If you must use them, research the product and choose one … clairynotclaire says. The problem often becomes worse or apparent when changing to more intense lighting such as to HQI or T5 units. And I prefer to empty the contents out of The Bag into the vase but you don’t have to (you just have to stir it more often). It does its job. Of course, this is a diluted explanation. ... (ceramic rings/biomedia) then Chemical filtration (resin, phosguard, activated carbon) Reply. You'll need to test for phosphates often because it'll get saturated and need replacement. Dobrý den, muže být purigen umístěn v jednom koÅ¡íčku s aktivním uhlím, nebo jej dát jinam. Filter medias like Phosguard contain aluminum dioxide. I run BRS HC GFO in a media bag and it works fine for me. The second way of using RowaPhos is in a conventional canister filter. We recommended that you maintain your phosphate levels as follows: In saltwater aquariums below 0.015ppm (P) (0.05ppm (PO4)) In freshwater aquariums and ponds below 0.03ppm (P) (0.1ppm (PO4)) 4. It sounds like a dosing unit in which case you should have a set amount of kalk per 1L of ro. £28.22 £ 28. I want to hear your experience with phosguard in planted tanks. I had to use it in my canister filter. Considerations. 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