E.S.V.

E.S.V. B-Ionic 2-Part Calcium Buffer 2 gal Concentrate (1gal each bottle)

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Maintaining proper balance of calcium and alkalinity is important to the health of all organisms living in your aquarium. The 2-part B-Ionic Calcium Buffer System is the original, unique, easy-to-use, two-component liquid supplement system that has been formulated to provide highly concentrated calcium and carbonate alkalinity, as well as all other important major, minor, and trace elements in the proper ratios to maintain a healthy marine aquatic environment.

Benefits:
  • Replaces inorganic ions lost from protein skimming
  • Maintains ionic balance of aquarium water
  • Ensures healthy fish and corals
  • Maintains proper pH levels
  • Supplies calcium and carbonate alkalinity required for calcification
  • Does not contain phosphates or nitrates
  • Does not require mixing powders or addition of organic chemicals

Dosing:

  • Gallon-sized bottles are concentrated and will require dilution with RO/Di water prior to use
  • Start with 1 ml of each component per 4 gallons of aquarium capacity daily
  • Do not exceed 1 ml. per gallon in a 24 hour period
  • Maintain alkalinity between 3.0 and 3.75 meq/liter (8.4 and 10.5 dKH) by testing daily and adjusting dose accordingly
  • Never allow pH to rise above 8.45
Contents:
  • One (1) gallon bottle of Component A - Carbonate Alkalinity Concentration: 2800 meq/liter (7840 dKH). 1 ml per gallon of aquarium water will raise alkalinity by 0.74 meq/liter (2.07 dKH).
  • One (1) gallon bottle of Component B - Calcium Concentration: 54,000 ppm calcium ion. 1 ml per gallon of aquarium water will raise calcium concentration by 16ppm.


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Manufacturer Info

E.S.V. Aquarium Supplies
E.S.V. Aquarium Products is a Hicksville, New York based aquarium supply company that specializes in the production of aquarium additives and supplements. Their 2-part B-Ionic Calcium Buffer System is a staple in the marine aquarium hobby and is the company`s flagship product, earning favorable reviews and rankings from hobbyists of all levels of experience. Their additives are known for being affordable, easy to administer and chemically sound. E.S.V. recently released a spray dried phytoplankton that eliminates the need to culture live phytoplankton. Granular activated carbon, coral glue, salt mix and various other supplements round out their product offerings.

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what's going on with the ESV BIonic - are they going out of business? They have been out of stock everywhere
Asked : Oct 07, 2020
By : Charles, Mesa AZ
 
 
 
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Hello, a lot of our vendors have been hit hard by Covid related issues. Getting supplies and materials has been difficult for many. Thank you for your patience, we have many other brands that are in stock.
Answered : Oct 19, 2020
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will the alkinity buffer raise my ph
Asked : Oct 17, 2019
By : rusty hannon, new mexico 88130
 
 
 
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It will raise it. But not much.
Answered : Nov 29, 2019
By : Jo
 
 
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Great 2 Part

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Easy to mix
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I highly recommend the B-Ionic 2 part system. They are quality products and easy to use.
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One of the best 2 parts out there.
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Higher PH compared to a calcium reactor
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It's not always in stock
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I guess I don't exactly need to provide a review seeing how there is 158 reviews already but ESV is the best. Props to ESV for making such a quality product. It's nice how you don't have to dose magnesium as it's already in the two part.
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Perfect two part
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Amazing two part
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ESV 2 part concentrate

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It works great and is easy to addto the tank.
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One of the parts had to be placed i hot water to dissolve. It took a while but it worked.
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Love it! I have been using it about two weeks and can already see a difference in my corals!
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Consistently great product

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I’ve been using ESV 2 part for over a decade with great success. This product is very consistent and keeps my alk and calcium balanced.
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Fast shipping and MD is always great to deal with.
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