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Old 12-27-2004, 05:44 PM   #1
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skimmer in sump

can i place a HOB skimmer on a sump? i am building a small 10 gallon sump for 29g. i want to just hang aqua c remora on the edge of the 10 gallon and extend the powerhead down into the water. will this work? is there some physics i am missing that would cause a overflow or some other problem?

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Old 12-27-2004, 06:03 PM   #2
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Works just fine. I am doing it in my wet/dry sump. Just get a peice of 1/2" ID tubing and extend the powerhead down into the water.
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Old 12-27-2004, 07:16 PM   #3
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thanks for the reply. i am going to do the same

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