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Old 07-27-2005, 08:46 PM   #1
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protien skimmer on a diy tank any ideas?

About 4 years ago I built a 120 gallon all glass tank 48X24X24 with 2" wide end and center braces and 1.5" front and back braces. I now want to convert it to saltwater. My problem is that I can't figure out how to put a protein skimmer on it.

Any help with brands that will work or ideas would be appreciated.

Thanks, Big Sky
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Old 07-28-2005, 09:53 AM   #2
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a tank that size, aree you puttingg in a sump? if so, get an in-sump skimmer.
you'd need 2 large HOB skimmers if you were to go hob overe in-sump.
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