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Old 01-24-2011, 01:17 AM   #1
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help! skimmer gone crazy

i just got a new coralife 225 supper skimmer and adjusting it seems impossible. everytime i touch the water level adjustment knob its always too much or too little. i cant find a happy medium
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Old 01-24-2011, 10:31 AM   #2
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HOB or in sump?
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Old 01-24-2011, 10:35 AM   #3
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i would run it for a few days adjusted down and let it break in.
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Old 02-21-2011, 02:37 PM   #4
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I finally got it running right two days ago.. come to find out my pump was too low i the water.. it doesnt matter anymore now because when i woke up this morning 100 gallons of water was on my carpet.. the tank seperated on the back and bottom seal and i lost everything.
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oh thats crapp, how old was the tank?
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Old 02-21-2011, 02:41 PM   #6
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i know this is a little late but those skimmers are designed for in sump applications and quiet frankly are garbage... i have 3 and never could get any of them to work right
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Old 02-21-2011, 02:56 PM   #7
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apparently the AquaC EVs are some of the best on the market
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Old 02-21-2011, 03:19 PM   #8
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OMG I'm sorry to hear about your tank breaking like that!
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Old 02-21-2011, 05:13 PM   #9
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apparently the AquaC EVs are some of the best on the market
hardly.
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Old 02-21-2011, 05:21 PM   #10
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lol i don't know thats what i've been reading. what are then best? so i know for when i get a larger tank and have a sump
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