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Old 01-06-2011, 05:24 PM   #1
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What are your guys thoughts on Algae Turf Scrubber

What are your guys thoughts on these? I'm looking into making one as an alternative to a protein skimmer.
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It's old school technology. They have been around forever. Just keep in mind they will not remove the same things a protein skimmer will remove.
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