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Raising your KH

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How do you guys raise your KH? It seems my KH is essentially 0. I use distiller water and Mk Breed Blue Diamond to reminieralize. I'm looking for something that will easily do this with some control over the level. Can it be done without buying anything too expensive or just adding something to the filter compartment?


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Simple way - just use baking soda NaHCO3. But it contained Na+ ions which better avoid in your shrimp tank.

CaHCO3 would work much better if you can get it somewhere. Ca+ is beneficial for your shrimps will help moulting but will also increase GH, HCO3- and CO3 2- will increase KH. If you don't want increase gh in the same time use KHCO3 or K2CO3 salts.

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