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Old 07-25-2005, 05:43 PM   #1
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wet dry filter question

I have the top part of my wet/dry filled with bio-balls the bottom part of the filter is LR. The water trickles through the bio-balls into the LR. The water line is such that the LR is submerged and the bio-balls are not. I was thinking this would be beneficial from a bacteria standpoint. Does anyone see a problem with this? I have enough LR in my fuge that I can make it all LR I also have enough bio-balls to take out the LR and put it in my fuge if need be.

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Sounds good to me. Most bioballs are desugned to work aerobically, which is why they have water trickeled over them. LR works best anaerobically, which is why it is submerged.

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Heh, couldn't have said it better myself.

Sounds pretty much identical to my setup.
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