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Old 10-19-2008, 03:47 PM   #1
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water in sump

their seems to be a film of stuff on the surface of the water in the sump tank just woundering what this is and if its ment to be their
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Probably protein deposits from waste in the main tank, or is it red?
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looks like a gray colour this is not a saltwater tank its just a tropical tank
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Then it is more then likely protein material.
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is it ok in their or do i need to try and take it out ?
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It is accumulated waste from your tank.
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You can add more surface flow to remove it.....
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surface flow in the sump ?
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If you adjust your return line from the tank to add a little surface ripple in the sump it will help to break up the slime on the water.
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If you adjust your return line from the tank to add a little surface ripple in the sump it will help to break up the slime on the water.
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