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Old 05-20-2006, 03:20 PM   #1
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How do you all clean the sumps if they are on the floor?

I have a layer of stuff ?ditrus? that has collected on the floor of my sump. Whenever I add water it stirs it all up and messed up the water column. How can I get this stuff out of the tank? Im thinking of making a stand for the sump to sit on so I can suction it out later on down the road.

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Old 05-20-2006, 04:00 PM   #2
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wears the sump at now...is it under the tank? either way...you could just use a python hose or make your own and do it that way
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Old 05-21-2006, 12:09 PM   #3
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I siphon it out of mine and its under my tank. I get enough siphon to get most of it.. My frined says he uses his wet/dry vac.
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wait...doesnt a python work even if the ting is down at the ground?
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Python is the way to go if you have or can borrow one.
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I think my girlfriends dad has one. Ill have to see.
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