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Old 02-24-2011, 02:17 AM   #21
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Here's the new design:
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Old 02-24-2011, 02:28 AM   #22
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Yes, that will work. Although you don't need that last bend in the PVC(main tank end). The opening of the PVC in the tank will act as a surface skimmer aswell as determine where the water line is.
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Old 02-24-2011, 11:45 AM   #23
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What do you mean about that last bend in the PVC?

EDIT: Nvm, I get what your saying now.
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Old 02-24-2011, 12:48 PM   #24
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Here's a new design.
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Old 02-24-2011, 10:18 PM   #25
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if i use a 1/2inch pipe how much sould my gph for powerhead be?
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Old 02-27-2011, 11:14 PM   #26
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Umm 5 gal Is a little small but your talking to a guy with a 10 gal sump so kinda hypocritical
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