Originally Posted by Sniperhank
IDK if this will solve your filter sock issue, as I don't know what your setup is like, but on the intake of my sump, return from the sump, and return from my skimmer I use cheap panty hose as a filter and way to reduce splashing.
My sump intake is on the left and flows to the right.
Enters the filter sock first, than goes though the baffles for air bubbles, my fuge is there with about 10-15 lbs LR
, than into the return. My return line had a T that goes up to the tank and to my skimmer that is a HOBlocated in the first section with my filter sock. So my skimmer recirculates the water in my sump. Flow through my skimmer is about equal or little more than half of what comes out in my display