Originally Posted by Hondatek
Your right . But if the the flow in the tank isn't enough to get the debris whether it is uneaten food or waste to my sump it isn't really filtering how it should be. It probably has just built up over time. It should help .
The problem does not seem to be overfeeding, rather it seems the waste/food is not efficiently being removed. Flow and skimmer will indirectly remove phosphates by removing organic compounds.
This is at least where i would start in solving this problem.
29g Mixed Reef, 150w 14k Phoenix MH w/ Moonlights, Reef Octopus BH1000 HOB Skimmer, Ecotech Vortech MP10es, ReefKeeper Lite (Plus), PH Probe, Temp Probe, ATO, Carbon/GFO Reactor.