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Old 07-08-2012, 01:49 AM   #1
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Snails vs Powerheads

My {moderator edit} snails keep getting caught in the intake of my powerhead. I've lost two snails in the last week.
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Old 07-08-2012, 05:51 AM   #2
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My [moderator edit] snails keep getting caught in the intake of my powerhead. I've lost two snails in the last week.
What kind of snails? And what kind of powerhead?
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Old 07-08-2012, 10:58 AM   #3
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Turbo snails and I'm not sure what kind if pump it is. All I know is it's intake is wide open so anything could get caught in it
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Turbo snails and I'm not sure what kind if pump it is. All I know is it's intake is wide open so anything could get caught in it
Why not put something over it then?
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Ya I'm gonna put a sponge over it I think or get a different powerhead
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Old 07-09-2012, 06:50 PM   #6
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Well it turns out maxi jet makes a screen to go over the intake. Just got one (thx Rich) problem solved. One point for the snails!
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