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Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V3 #1087

Aquatic Plants Digest a écrit :
> Aquatic Plants Digest     Saturday, June 12 1999     Volume 03 : Number 1087
> In this issue:
>         BioPlast NutriFlex CO2 System
> Date: Sat, 12 Jun 1999 01:24:36 -0700
> From: "Jeff Malmquist" <jmalm at uclink4_berkeley.edu>
> Subject: BioPlast NutriFlex CO2 System
> Hello all -
> I've just recently started working with planted aquariums in the past month.
> I have a 20 gallon tank.  I was talking with the folks at Albany Aquarium
> (which I have the luck to live near), and they suggested something called a
> Nutriflex CO2 system (They just got them in, and haven't tried them yet).  I
> had looked into other options for CO2, but most were too time or money
> consuming for me.  This system is just a simple plastic container.  You add
> an alka-seltzer-like tablet to the container, and it dissolves.  The CO2 is
> left in the container, and the gas slowly dissolves into the water.  You
> just drop a new tab in every 3 days or so.
> Has anyone else heard of this system?  I bought it and just set it up
> tonight.  Any warnings, opinions, or tips?
> Thanks,
> Jeff Malmquist
> ------------------------------

Hello from France,

I used it last year. Worked well for giving co2. But keep an eye on your
hardness. In my tank it increased.
Cordialement - Best regards ,