Posts Tagged ‘test kit’

Mr. Saltwater Tank Friday Am Quick Tip: Reference the Reference For An Accurate Test Kit

Can’t figure out which the color in the test tube matches up to on the color card? Use this tip to make it really easy.

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Mr. Saltwater Tank TV Friday Am Quick Tip: Even This Saltwater Tank Gear Expires

Bananas, uncooked meat and whiny girlfriends…all items that expire after a certain amount of time.  Believe it or not, one item that you use (or should use) frequently around your saltwater tank can expire too.  Here’s what to watch for …

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Mr. Saltwater Tank TV Friday AM Quick Tip: One Easy Way To Increase The Accuracy Of Your Water Testing

If you are going to make the effort to test your tank’s water parameters, make sure you are doing all you can do to make the test meaningful.

People always ask me what test kits I recommend, which is why …

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[Reef Junkie Insider Interview Series] How To Make Your Test Kits More Accurate

People either love testing their tank’s water (that’s me) or they hate it. Despite how you feel about testing your saltwater aquarium’s water, it needs to be done and when do test, here’s how to make your test kits more …

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Mr. Saltwater Tank TV Friday AM Quick Tip #133: Fill That Test Kit Perfectly…Every Time

I might be one of the rare saltwater tank hobbyists that enjoys testing their aquarium on a regular basis. I’m happy testing my tank’s water until the test kit is missing that vital syringe that makes your testing more accurate. …

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Mr. Saltwater Tank TV Friday Am Quick Tip #101: I Need A Good Rinse…With The Right Stuff

Running regular test on your saltwater tank is important.  Test results let you know what is going on with your tank’s water chemistry so you can make adjustments as necessary.  Once you are done running your tests, make sure you …

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Mr. Saltwater Tank Reviews the Hanna Calcium Checker

Can the most-complicated Hanna Checker still be easy enough to use for the everyday aquarist? I put the Hanna Calcium checker to the test and come up with a request for Hanna Instruments.

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Hanna Instruments Alkalinity Checker Reviewed

Some will argue that an alkalinity test is simply an alkalinity test. The gem is this alkalinity test doesn’t lie in the test itself.

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Mr. Saltwater Tank TV Friday AM Quick Tip #15: Do This at the Same Time, Everytime.

Want to make an apples to apple comparison? Try this tip.

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Drops, Color Cards and the New Kid on the Block

Eating your veggies, testing your saltwater tank: two things you don’t like but are necessary.
In this episode of Mr. Saltwater Tank TV, I show why testing your tank is important and I show you a great new piece of
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