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Old 06-30-2011, 05:57 PM   #1
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Does anyone here know about chillers cuz mine runs but it's not cooling at all my tank is always at 80-81 and I can't get it down please help if u can. Thanks
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Old 06-30-2011, 06:38 PM   #2
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Set the chiller lower and see if that makes a difference.
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Did that and nothing I have it set at 72 and it's not making any difference
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Make sure it rated for the amount of gallon of water you have sump and everything and run it at the reccomended flow rate
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The chiller is a arctica 1/10 hp and I have a 34 gallon red sea max and it's about a year old and I bought it used off of the owner o my lfs but I can't get in contact with him cuz he's on vacation till Sunday
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Can you check to see if it's pushing our cold water. If not, then it might need a recharge. If it is, then is underpowered. A 1/10 hp should be plenty to cool your tank. I would guess its simply not working.
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Old 07-02-2011, 04:47 AM   #8
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I had that chiller for my old red sea max, it only lasted a year.
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Lost its refrigerant
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