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Old 02-15-2011, 07:33 PM   #1
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risers on sump bottom

on the bottom of my sump in the right 2 sections there are 4 riser things.



what is the purpose of these?

i was thinking of getting rid of them so my skimmer can sit flat on the bottom
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anyone know what those are for?
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no one can tell me?
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I guess no one knows lol
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sheesh, i guess ill just remove them
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I have no idea but if I had to guess I would say they are there to help angle the flow upwards or simply to hold skimmers etc in place.. Either way they seem pointless, I'd get rid of them.

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They're most likely there to raise the skimmer and return pump. Some skimmers work better at certain depths.
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Yea just remove them they seem pointless
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