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Old 01-22-2012, 08:46 AM   #1
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DIY Sump design help advise and comments

Please look at my sump design and gave me your advise and comments. I am planning to build this sump but I don't know is going to work best for my 50gal tank. The sump running from the basement to the ground floor.

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Old 01-22-2012, 09:54 PM   #2
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Looks good. I just finished mine. I would keep that return line towards the back of the tank instead of the middle like your plan. It will be easier to work on your sump.
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Old 01-27-2012, 03:24 AM   #3
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you only need one bubble trap just before the pump. i would also caution having the inverted bubble trap there like you do only because of possible stagnate water at the surface of the trap, but i get why you want it there.
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