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    Hurricane Gio's Avatar
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    Alkalinity testing

    When testing for alkalinity, dies it need to go from green to red or just a color change?

    I usually get it form green to blue and red. Sometimes I can't get red, but more of a clear.

    Today it went below due to high FC form shocking.
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    Re: Alkalinity testing

    Again, the Extended Test Kit Directions have a through answer to your question.
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    Alkalinity testing

    Quote Originally Posted by JasonLion
    Again, the Extended Test Kit Directions have a through answer to your question.
    just saw that this morning.

    Perfect!
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