RE: NANFA-L-- Kinda OT- Salt

Subject: RE: NANFA-L-- Kinda OT- Salt
From: Shane Graber (SGraber at
Date: Tue Oct 26 2004 - 07:30:31 CDT

That should have come out to something like 1.023 according to the IO
packaging. I have a feeling something went wrong when making your
calibration solution or you had bubbles on your swingarm.

-----Original Message-----
From: Snailcollector at
Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 5:46 PM
To: nanfa-l at
Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- Kinda OT- Salt

I added 2 gallons of springwater to a 5 gallon bucket and put in 1 cup of
IO. It had completely dissolved although I had not airated it. Swing-arm
hydrometers are usually Temp-compensating. I think that bubbles would make
the reading higher, not lower. I could have made the calibration solution
wrong but I don't think the Hydrometer would last long if it was that


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