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Old 01-04-2011, 09:45 PM   #1
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adding sand to sump?

Ok i want to add some sand into my sump/fuge, but can i put all at once or little at a time.(Not live)
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you can put it in all at once. Make sure you rinse it really really well. Shut off your return pump and put it in. Let it settle out for a while before you turn the pump back on.
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you can put it in all at once. Make sure you rinse it really really well. Shut off your return pump and put it in. Let it settle out for a while before you turn the pump back on.
Thanks for the quick replay. For sure it's not gonna get a mini cycle right cause i dont want to lose anything.

Im gonna go pick up a bag of sand then...Thanks again.
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as long as it's clean it shouldn't. Obviously keep an eye on your parameters for a few days, but I think you'll be just fine.
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