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Old 03-13-2012, 10:17 PM   #61
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well i was planning on a diy pvc overflow just cause my glass is tempered and i cant drill it
Easy to do, there's some good guides on YouTube
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Easy to do, there's some good guides on YouTube
yea thats were i got the idea from well every idea like my wet/dry filter lol its all in the process i will post pics once done
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yea thats were i got the idea from well every idea like my wet/dry filter lol its all in the process i will post pics once done
When you say wet dry filter, how do you plan on setting it up
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When you say wet dry filter, how do you plan on setting it up
im still debating if making it with a 10 gallon tank
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Old 03-13-2012, 11:30 PM   #65
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im still debating if making it with a 10 gallon tank
I wouldn't do a wet dry filter for a reef, to much maintenance, otherwise it can up your nitrates
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Old 03-14-2012, 12:12 AM   #66
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I wouldn't do a wet dry filter for a reef, to much maintenance, otherwise it can up your nitrates
what type of filter should i use then ?
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+1 on no wet/dry

Live rock and good flow is the best filtration for SW tanks. Up your rock to between 10-15 lbs and just stick with regular PWCs. You'll be fine.
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+1 on no wet/dry

Live rock and good flow is the best filtration for SW tanks. Up your rock to between 10-15 lbs and just stick with regular PWCs. You'll be fine.
now when you say regular pwcs do u mean as in like a canister filter?
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pwc = partial water changes

In tanks that small, you don't need a skimmer, or a canister filter. Just change a good 10-20% of the water or so and you'll be fine.
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I was reading the thread and saw that an led fixture wouldn't be able to keep any corals or be reef capable and would like to know what fixture can?
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