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Old 02-08-2006, 02:31 AM   #1
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Need help with choosing a return pump.

I am going to purchase this wet dry filter.

eBay item #7742326793

And was wandering what return pump would be needed to return the water. I am planning on putting a UV sterilizer on the return hose.

I have a 100 gal with no holes drilled and it is a fish and reef like tank.


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Old 02-08-2006, 01:36 PM   #2
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Email the seller and confirm how many gph the overflow box is rated for. It looks like a single return hose so it's probably around 600 gph. Then you have to take into account the distance between the placement of your pump and the top of your main tank.

This similiar wet/dry: http://www.aquacon.com/wetdry.html recommends either a mag 9.5 or a CAP 2200...
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