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Old 04-03-2013, 02:20 PM   #51
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If it were me, I would, however I don't run Taotronics lights.
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If it were me, I would, however I don't run Taotronics lights.
What do you run?
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What do you run?
I have the ecoxotic panorama fixtures. They have dimming capabilities, however they are manual dimmers.
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If I buy 2 Eheim Jager 150w heaters would that work? They are rated for a 79gal tank. Do I need to account for the sump when looking for a heater?
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If I buy 2 Eheim Jager 150w heaters would that work? They are rated for a 79gal tank. Do I need to account for the sump when looking for a heater?
Yes the sump adds extra water volume to your display tank. Alot of people put the heaters in the sump so its hidden out of view
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Old 06-17-2013, 03:12 AM   #57
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I have a question, why would you buy a $300 sump when you can make one for like $60?
Buy a 40g breeder and silicone whatever size glass pieces you want and you're done.
Except would a 40g breeder have too wide a footprint?
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Some people buy a sump because of special features and compartments for special filters. All sumps are the same pretty much. So yes DIY save some money.
The size if the sump will depend on where you want to lay it out. I prefer mine in the cabinet below out of view. So you would make one that fits. If you plan on growing macro algae to lower nitrates, just know a you will need a light source. Thats why i like mine in the cabinet so its not so bright.
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So for a 75gal with sump I would be ok with two heaters rated up to 79gal or should I just buy one rated up to 106gal? Or do I need to get an even bigger one?
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