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Old 12-19-2003, 04:31 PM   #1
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Canister filter waste

I recently purchased a 100gal tank used from neighbor. It came with two 6mos old Eheim Professional canisters 1 wet/dry 1 regular. I am probably going with a sump/fuge, so what can I do with these canisters. Not enough water volume to just add on for more mass. I would like to use these instead of a sump if it would work. I've heard so much about excess NO2 and NO3, in the media though. I plan on a no fish reef.
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Old 12-19-2003, 10:45 PM   #2
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Take the media out and use them to move water. But i dont think you like that idea. Aside from water movement unless you want to be doing weekly filter cleaning to keep the nitrates down I woulnt use them for anything else.
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