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Old 11-24-2011, 08:14 PM   #1
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Does a 15 Gal need a skimmer right away?
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Old 11-24-2011, 08:45 PM   #2
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I don't think so. As long as u keep up with water changes. Hopefully one of the experts will chime in. They give excellent advice here 
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As long as you do your water changes you should be fine without a skimmer.
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Old 11-24-2011, 08:46 PM   #4
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Umm...I don't have a skimmer on my 40g lol
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Old 11-25-2011, 12:08 PM   #6
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Yup you dont need a skimmer. Anything under a 30 doesnt need a skimmer and any tank can run without one. They do help out alot with water quality but doing pwcs does the same. Obviously, as tank size gets bigger, its alot harder to do pwcs (I do 30-40g a week) and for the people with 500s, it pretty much needed. If you want, you could get a refugium. They are great too, and look cool. GL!!!!!
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