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Old 04-19-2012, 08:43 PM   #1
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New skimmer

Just got an aquaticlife skimmer. Been running for about 10 hours. Is the waste water still supposed to be clear? When will it start collecting the brown stuff?
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Old 04-19-2012, 08:51 PM   #2
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I think that it just needs some time to fully break in. Give it a few days, and if it does not begin collecting waste by then, you may have a problem.
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You might also have too much air going in causing the skimmer to just pump up water instead of skimming. Give it a few more days and then try to dial back the air some.
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