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Old 01-10-2014, 09:47 PM   #1
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Protein skimmer bubbles in tank.

I've noticed that my protein skimmer is producing bubbles that go from the sump, and up through the pipes and into the tank. Is this normal? And how do I get rid of the bubbles in the tank?
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Old 01-10-2014, 09:57 PM   #2
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How is your sump set up? Usually a bubble trap before the return pump section does the trick...
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Old 01-10-2014, 10:01 PM   #3
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Mine was doing the same and since I do not have my sump or refugium set up with a bubble trap, I added a couple of PVC elbows to make the bubbles shoot straight up when exiting. I would have used one, but did not have the correct size . I will eventually make it look better. This was a quick fix that I've just never gone back to.

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