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Old 03-20-2018, 12:30 PM   #1
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setting up sump am i correct section1 filter media etc section 2 skimmer section 3 return pump tia
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Nope always want the skimmer in the 1st section as it should be the first point of contact after water enters the sump. I run 0 filter media in my sump and just have a middle refugium section with live rock, caluerpa and chaetomorpha algae. Then my return pump.
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My socks are first by design. They are mechanical media ?
Then skimmer , LR , chaeto Then reactor pump/s and return pump.
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My socks are first by design. They are mechanical media ?
Then skimmer , LR , chaeto Then reactor pump/s and return pump.


I guess thats true that socks are usually first. I guess I just meant Id definitely have the skimmer in the first chamber.
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