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Old 02-25-2009, 03:00 PM   #1
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what is/do I need a skimmer?!

I've been noticing skimmers and overflow's come up in discussion a lot and I would like to know what the deal is. what would be the reason to purchase one and what are the benefits. i have a 29g tank with just over a dozen little fish.
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skimmers are not necessary, nor do the normally work, on Freshwater home setups. you are reading saltwater discussions. Overflows are for sumps (under tank tanks that act as a filter...also not needed in your setup.)
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Old 02-25-2009, 04:03 PM   #3
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thats what i like to hear. thanks
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Well until you decide to go saltwater that is
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