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    Quick TF100 newb testing question

    Some of the tests say something along the lines of... "when the water turns to red" you are done, then multiply by X, etc...

    If the water turns to a light version of the color that they specify, am I done? If I add 1 more drop it turns to a darker version of that. Should I be counting that extra drop? ie. they are asking for red, it may turn light red at 4 drops and darker red at 5. Which one should I be going with?

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    Re: Quick TF100 newb testing question

    Keep adding and counting drops until the extra drop shows no change in color.
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    Re: Quick TF100 newb testing question

    Like 1stand3rd says, it's a color change test. It should change to a red color but the test is not done until the last drop you put in makes no noticeable difference to the color. Then SUBTRACT that last drop and multiply by the multiplier to find you value. Don't forget the subtracting the last drop part. Because there was no change on that drop, it's not counted. But you cannot know if that drop is going to make a change until you put it in!
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    Re: Quick TF100 newb testing question

    If you're thinking of the TA test.. mine turns pink at 8 drops, then HOT PINK at 9 drops, and no change at 10 drops. So my TA is 90. Does that help any?
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    Re: Quick TF100 newb testing question

    Ah that helps a lot! Thanks everyone!


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