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Old 07-11-2020, 11:45 AM
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I think Se strikes best if the potassium content is at lease 2% Josh. I certainly got nice peachy strikes in my old clear which I recall had about 16 lbs of sodium based stuff compared to about 6 lbs of potassium based stuff. I dn't tend to think the Se really volatilizes as much as many people think, it's just that it can be in five states of valence and only one shows color.

You could consider using zinc selenate as a source on the Se. Se, loves zinc. I have about 20 lbs of it if you want to try .Perhaps John C will kick in.

It seems to me that the downside there is these aren't casing glasses we're talking about so the product is pricey not cased in clear.
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