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Choosing a Resin - What is the Difference
Last Updated: 02/18/2018
I'm trying to decide what kind of resin to buy. I would like a quality resin but I don't know enough about the manufacturers to know if there IS a better or more efficient resin.

* I've not seen any "quality" issues with Resins sold and used for 20 years. Everyone uses the same "standards".
I have a 9x48" tank, my water quality report says total hardness is 19-37 grains/gallon. I was looking at the Nelson Corporation cation resin and the Purolite C-100E. Will one soften water noticeably better (or longer) than the other?

* No.
Is there another resin for my residential use that I am overlooking? Any help would be appreciated - Thank you.

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You can buy gasoline from a "recommended brand", but if you select 87 Octane, than that is what you are getting.

The same is true of resin "brands".

There is 8% Resin ( commonly used and recommended ),

And Fine Mesh ( not commonly used, and we generally DO NOT Recommend ),

Or 10% Resin, which some claim ( I'm not convinced ) will hold up longer if the water source is chlorinated.

And Purolite C-100E is just another "BRAND".
And we only offer it because some people either believe it's "better" or they only want a product "Made In USA".


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