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Old 11-22-2013, 07:44 PM   #1
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HOB protien skimmer help?

Just bought a new protein skimmer and have everything set up correctly. It's not producing any skimate?
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Skimmers take some time to break in before they start producing skimmate. What skimmer is it?
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I got it off eBay but it had some good reviews from internet posts I found. It's a 300gph protien skimmer hangs on back.
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Just give it time, skimmers can take a couple weeks to break in before they start producing good skimmate.
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Old 11-22-2013, 07:58 PM   #5
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Should I leave my old protein skimmer in for time sake?
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Old 11-22-2013, 08:18 PM   #6
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Running both should be fine until the second one breaks in.
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