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Old 04-30-2012, 10:02 PM   #41
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Picked up 45lbs of live rock for my tank from my Lfs supposed to be cycled and cured... I think it's run through some of there tanks


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Old 04-30-2012, 10:04 PM   #42
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I was forced to put my skimmer in my last chamber w/ this aqueon sump.... You guys think sponges will work to keep the micro bubbles out
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Still breaking in but I would buy another sponge to put under it
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Old 04-30-2012, 10:07 PM   #44
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Think the 2would work well

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Old 04-30-2012, 10:50 PM   #45
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Why not just make an egg crate box and use zip tie to secure filter floss around the drain pipe?
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Old 05-01-2012, 12:06 AM   #46
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Yeah that's a great idea... How do I go about sterilizing it them? And just regular egg/milk crate, if that's the same thing? I wont have to worry about anything leaking from the crates?
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Yeah that's a great idea... How do I go about sterilizing it them? And just regular egg/milk crate, if that's the same thing? I wont have to worry about anything leaking from the crates?
Egg crate- its at home depot in the lighting section. They call it defusers I believe
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Old 05-01-2012, 01:13 AM   #48
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Okay, I know what you mean now... Thanks I'm defiantly running to homedepot and the fish store tomorrow
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I have a coralife come skimmer for 150gl and I have had it running for about 36hours below the cup to break in... When it does break in will it automatically start skimming somewhat where I will only have to fine tune it or will I have to test and see
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I have a coralife come skimmer for 150gl and I have had it running for about 36hours below the cup to break in... When it does break in will it automatically start skimming somewhat where I will only have to fine tune it or will I have to test and see
My octopus took 6 weeks to break in. Pretty much you get it do the bubbles only go in the cup and walk away for a bit then come back to adjust if needed.
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