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Old 11-08-2004, 05:04 PM   #1
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another sump question

how big of a pump would i need for a 90 gal w/30 gal sump

my lfs suggests 750 gph
i'm thinking about 1100gph

what size sump 30 gal should be enough

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i think but am not sure that it has t do with how much the oveflow can handle
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yea what can your overflow handle is the question !! you could pump 10000 gallons back from the sump if the overflows can keep up if not you will have a mess

if you have a tube over flow with one tube id say go with a mag 9.5 or 7
if you have 2 tubes then ya could use a quite one 6000
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