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Old 03-07-2012, 02:21 PM   #41
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yep. i was going to do a thirty but my parents wouldnt let me put it behind the stand.

i put in the 3 baffles and put water in it. no leaks! once i get my pump and i replace the support beam in my stand, ill be ready to get it running.
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Old 03-07-2012, 03:09 PM   #42
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I wouldn't say double the volume. With the 20 l you will on average only keep around 10 gallons full so that if power runs out you have the space for pipes to drain.
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Old 03-07-2012, 03:17 PM   #43
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ya your right. i was thinking about the 10 gallon i was going to do and figured id get less than 7 out of it.
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Old 03-11-2012, 07:34 PM   #44
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i just drilled my tank stand to make it fit and now its in. i added 3 2x4s to stabilixe it because i took out the support beam and its looking great. no problems whatsoever. i have everything to get it up and running except for a pump and the plumbing for that pump. it will be a mag 5.
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Old 03-11-2012, 07:52 PM   #45
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Solid choice for a pump those things are great! I have had one for awhile and hasn't failed me yet
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phew, i was worried it wouldnt be a good choice. i like how it can be external also which means more room for stuff. are you using yours externally?
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No I set mine right in the sump. I don't really have much room for external "stuff" my tank is right next to the enterance to my kitchen so it has to be up as tight to the wall as possible
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oh gotcha. i dont think ill put mine externally either, its not like there will be anything else in the area with it or something.
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True enough I made the end section just big enough for my pump
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everything is coming monday!
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