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Old 11-11-2008, 03:33 PM   #1
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Dusty water

Hi all, first let me say hello to everyone, I just joined and this is my first post. I have a 46 gal FOWLR with a fluval canister filter. My water looks like it has dust floating on the top and in the water. Can anyone tell me what this is and how I can clean it up?
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It`s a protien sheen. Point a PH up torward the surface for some surface aggitation and it should take care of it.
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Will a skimmer help

Thanks for the reply. I don't have a power head yet, my filter outllet has a very strong output so, I pointed the outlet up towards the surface. Also, I just installed a Red Sea prizm protein skimmer, will this help?
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Yes it will help. Will take a little time though. Be patient.
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