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Old 11-14-2004, 01:40 AM   #1
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bak pak 2

I'm in the market for a protien skimmer. I'm pretty sure i'm going with a bak pak 2 but i've found that there is a bak pak 2 and a bak pak 2R - Reef ready, what is the difference?

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Old 11-14-2004, 09:30 AM   #2
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I too had the same question.

Check out this thread:


I am going with the 2R myself

Good luck with your decision


90 Gallon Fresh Water Planted w/ CO2:
7 Brilliant Rasbora, 6 Harlequin Rasboras, 3 Dwarf Neon Rainbows, 1 Red Tailed Shark, 2 American Flag Fish, 4 Skunk Botia Loaches

40 Gallon Breeder Salt Water: 4 inch DSB (2/3 Agaramax & 1/3 Sea Flor), Bak Pak 2R Skimmer w/ BBX, 2 x JBJ PHs, Coralife Lunar Aqualight (2x96w), 30lb Base Rock and 40lbs of Live Rock.
Inhabitants: Purple Firefish, Pygmy Angel, Lawmower Blenny, 2 Cleaner Shrimp, 1 Peppermint Shrimp, Pistol Shrimp(HH), 1 Emerald Crabs, 3 Porcelin Crabs(HH), varying amounts and varieties of hermit and snails.

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1 Goldfish (won free at a fair...cost $50 in equipment)
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Old 11-14-2004, 02:12 PM   #3
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There's also a dual Bak- Pak 2 unit for large size aquarium.
75 gal SW
55 gal FW
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