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Preferred Ca Reactor Media?

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Hi all,

It is getting to the point that I need to restock my Ca reactor and thought it might be a good opportunity to see what folk here recommend/prefer for media.  There seem to be a few more widely available options like ReBorn (Little Fishes), ARM (Caribsea) and Reef Reactor (Seachem) but probably more that I am missing.  Like many things reef, I would expect people to have some opinions on their relative merit and, of course, would be interested to hear those along with positive/negative experiences if you are willing to share.

Thanks in advance!

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I use ARM extra course.  Recommend ARM but not the extra course.  Seems to take more work to break down. 

I add ZeoMag too. 

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2 hours ago, shaywood said:

I use ARM extra course.  Recommend ARM but not the extra course.  Seems to take more work to break down. 

I add ZeoMag too. 

Thanks for the tip Shaywood!

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3 hours ago, Higher Thinking said:

Also, as I mentioned to Robert earlier today, I also use the skeletons of coral I've managed to kill off. I just fill the canister with dead coral and tears. :)

I would worry that all those tears would throw off my salinity...  

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10 hours ago, albertareef said:

I would worry that all those tears would throw off my salinity...  

Especially with the amount of coral that Andrew kills off..... :cryingfit::cryingfit:

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