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Old 11-26-2011, 11:41 AM   #1
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I am going to get a new pump as mine is pretty weak(not sure gph but its not strong) so I wanted to get one. Should I get a 2100gph or 3200 gph? I dont know what my overflows are rated for its a standard 150. Do you know what theyre rated for? Also, since there are 2 boxes, I use the splitter thing for my pump. Will it fit on these? Are these good? 1st is the 2100 2nd is the 3200.
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Also, is it better to have higher flow through my sump? Will everything work better?
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I really need to know as I have to buy it tomorrow. PLEASE?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
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I have no idea on their external pumps, but I have used one of their submersibles (mag-drive 5 or 7) for years with no issues. I would suggest adding a gate or ball valve on the pump output in case you overdrive you overflows. If I had to guess, I'd bet they're in the 500gph to 750gph range.
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Old 11-27-2011, 11:21 AM   #6
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ONLY 500GPH? REALLY????? So the 2100 gph wouldnt work? I would clean the overflows to make sure there was no algae and enough water could get through. I thought they were alot more than that. Thanks!
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The recommended flow rate thru a sump is 5-10x your systems total volume of water.
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Ok. Ill look into getting something less powerful lol. Thanks you!
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