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Old 06-27-2006, 08:19 AM   #1
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Proper Protien skimmer and external pump.

I am upgrading to a 20" x 9" x 16" rfugium tomorrow. I'd like to get a extrenal protien skimmer to leave more room in the sump and I want to replace my pump. The pump is at least 6 years old. Please advise! Oh my tank is a 54 gallon bow(that's why the sump/refugium is so small it used to be 14" x 7" x 12" ) I can't figure out the correct GPH for my tank in regards to the pump and skimmer.

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Old 06-28-2006, 09:56 AM   #2
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So, the tank return will go thru the sump and skimmer. Same pump or are you looking to skim @ a different GPH rate than the tank return thru the fuge?

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