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Old 05-27-2013, 12:42 PM   #11
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What runs through the siphon is that much less that will not go through the over flow. The total amount going to the sump should be the same.
Not if the maximum flow of your pump is less than your water overlowing to the sump. The overflow will occur at the sump not at the DT.
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Old 05-27-2013, 12:57 PM   #12
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This depends on the capacity of your return pump and the size of tubing you use for suction. It will definitely overflow if more water is moved to the sump than the pump can transfer back to the DT.
Correct but I'm assuming ( you know what that means lol) he's running a fair sized over flow and not siphoning with 1" id tubing either
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Correct but I'm assuming ( you know what that means lol) he's running a fair sized over flow and not siphoning with 1" id tubing either
I agree, that's the reason why I suggested to use an airline tubing
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Haha. Y'all are right! Gonna try it tonight. What goes through siphon is less the overflow! Duh. Thanks a lot for the help!!
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