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Old 06-16-2009, 03:04 AM   #1
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Red face little update and one question!

Well, I started my cycle with the raw shrimp last week, and have been testing the water, My Ammonia is coming down a little, even though I think is a little too fast, Already installed the lights (CoralLife 192 watt), installed the two powerheads (Koralia 2 and Penguin 550), added LR (20lb Fiji) and installed the moon lights LED's.

Now Im thinking about buying the skimmer. I was looking at two Skimmers, I would like any feedback on both if you have any experience with either both.

1st Skimmer?
REEF OCTOPUS HOB PROTEIN SKIMMER WITH SURFACE SKIMMER - eBay (item 270292307023 end time Jun-21-09 13:33:29 PDT)

2nd Skimmer?

Coralife Protein Super Skimmer 65 Gallon Aquarium Reef - eBay (item 290324130398 end time Jun-23-09 20:38:14 PDT)

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Old 06-16-2009, 06:23 AM   #2
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I`ve never used either but they say Octopus brand is top of the line. At least that`s what I`ve heard others say.


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