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Old 01-25-2013, 02:13 PM   #1
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foaming protein skimmer

i have a 1 week old reef octpus nw-150-6530b skimmer it just foams over it sits in about 7 inches of water i cannot adjust the bubble level has anyone had this problem?
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:19 PM   #2
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You need more air coming into it...
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:22 PM   #3
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how do i do that?
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:23 PM   #4
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right now i'm letting it drain into a bucket
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Old 01-26-2013, 07:51 PM   #5
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It should have an air intake thats connected to the motor
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What do you mean it foams? Take a picture.
I believe they are supposed to be in slightly deeper water than 7".
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Old 01-26-2013, 08:13 PM   #7
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Theres a red wheel on it that controls the air intake. Make sure its opened up by loosening it.
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