Originally Posted by ImACoolguy
If there's anything I learned from having a nano reef for 6 months...
Sump is the absolute way to go. A little protein skimmer and a refugium and you are set.
that's what I thought. I had read your thread and how you said you wish you would have started out with a sump first. Ill probably just get some egg crate to make a few little compartments for the macro algae and skimmer and return. Any Ideas how I would incorporate a filter sock? Would getting apiece of glass cut that spans the plastic inner rim of the sump and then cutting a hole it it to position the filter sock work?
I just saw this and it seemed reasonable: