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Old 03-14-2010, 10:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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can any one tell me what ph I should br getting from a new ro system as it is still high
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Old 03-14-2010, 02:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Good R/O water is almost too pure to measure accurately w/ a hobby grade pH kit. It will bounce around due to no buffers. Similar to the reason it is not recommended to use pure R/O in your fish tanks, but to add back some controlled minerals: reconstituting it.

The best tool to track your R/O water is a TDS meter (total dissolved solids.)

I purchased my unit from this company. They have some good FAQ, including TDS:
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