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Old 01-01-2010, 01:35 PM   #1
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need help deciding on size of return pump

I am getting the CPR 102 overflow box. How do I figure what size return pump I will need? Max flow rate for that box is 1200 GPH, and the top of my tank measure 4' 2.5".
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i used a 750gph pump when i had mine
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How big is the tank/sump & what are you keeping. That will determine your pump size.
80 gal FW with 30 gal DIY wet/dry/sump.
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