Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 03-03-2011, 12:26 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 14
Is my air pump too close to my filter??

I just realized that my air pump is somewhat too close to my filter. I guess that some of the excess food may not make it thru the filter. Any ideas?? Btw it's a 20g tank.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image-376988023.jpg
Views:	99
Size:	55.6 KB
ID:	29977  

reyes2448 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2011, 02:30 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Oxford,England
Posts: 1,384
get rid of the air pump it just causing salt creep and you don't need it.
Old Chinese proverb:
Don't go to bed with ichy bum
wake up with smelly finger!!
David S is offline   Reply With Quote

air, air pump, filter, pump

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

« Goby | Diatoms.. »
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
air pump LordErrorprone Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 9 08-13-2009 02:10 PM
Help with getting an Air pump! fishmonkey General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 3 06-19-2009 10:53 PM
will trade platies for air pump and air stone fishfreak5 Archive 9 03-27-2009 07:35 PM
how do you use an air-pump? Arcadia Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 3 07-14-2008 10:53 PM
Air pump scarf General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 4 09-20-2005 01:57 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:13 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.