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Old 05-26-2009, 08:59 PM   #11
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sometimes wide open is to much. Cut it back a bit and watch the bubble action to get max bubbles out. Wide open has a tendentcy to make large bubbles which tend to burst easyly, you want small bubbles that hold their form and get covered with protein particles that you want to skim out.

Following your suggestion.....closed it up a bit and it did seem to begin making smaller bubbles......watching it to see if it improves.

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Old 05-26-2009, 08:59 PM   #12
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you need more water in the sump. when the water evaporates and the level is lower in the sump, the bubbles get lower, almost to the point where my max adjustment wont get the bubbles higher. i tend to add mroe water to fill 1/3 of my sump after water changes now.

Just added a little more water...going to try your suggestion...it makes perfect sense.

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