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I also use Seachem Cichlid Lake Salt but I use much more epsom salt, to increase my water's GH from 0 to 14dGH = 250ppm. I do this since I change such a large amount, over 500 gallons in my tanks each week.
 

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DJRansome said:
You tinker with amounts in a measured bucket and test all parameters...not just GH. While I do like to keep pH close to natural lake levels (which vary more than people think), as long as GH and KH are high enough to keep pH stable, I don't worry about getting every test result perfectly matching the lake. Search for posts by BK in SK to find push back on what we perceive as ideal parameters in the lake.
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Though I prefer to increase my water's GH to 14dGH, pH to 8.4 (the ceiling for baking soda), and KH to 8, for my Frontosa, a little lower on these would also be fine. Your parameters should be fine as is, unless you are trying to reach higher parameters for a specific purpose (ex/ breeding) in your Tanganyikan tank.
 
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