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Old 10-13-2011, 11:13 AM   #1
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Protein skimmer

On protein skimmers they have a adjustable air line tube. I keep mine half between completely open n closed. Is the best place for it?
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It usually depends on the individual skimmer. I have to keep mine all the way open to get bubbles to form.
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Old 10-13-2011, 01:07 PM   #3
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Adjustment need to be made in a tank by tank basis. It can fluctuate greatly by how heavily you are stocked, water parameters, etc.....even what you feed. I have my skimmer on a timer to shut off for 3 hours daily during feeding time. Zooplankton, Marine snow, rotifers etc can increase production on the skimmer.
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