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    Recommended pH Level

    I was reading the SLAM instructions and it says to adjust pH to 7.2-7.5. The recommended levels section says 7.5-7.8. Is it recommended to raise pH after SLAM or is this an oversight?
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    Re: Recommended pH Level

    That's correct. After the SLAM, you would test all levels and adjust accordingly.
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    Re: Recommended pH Level

    But, likely the pH will have risen on its own while you are SLAMing ... that is why we recommend lowering it so much at the start.
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