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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I can say I would never advise buying MaxiJet powerheads. They are the biggest piece of crap. I know people glue them to Mag Floats but I only have one. Last night I came home to my tank being completely cloudy with my moonlights giving it a blue glow. I knew right away the maxijet lost suction...
  2. DIY Forum
    I recently purchased three maxijets, 900, 600 and 400. The 900 and 600 ran very quietly, lots of flow. The 400 on the other hand, created this awful clacking sound that I couldn't figure out what it was. I moved the ph all around to get all air out of the pump, tapped on it... nothing. Took...
  3. DIY Forum
    I have seen one tuze wave box in action and think that it might be cool to have one. The problem is anything made by tuze is way out of my price range!!!! What i was looking to do is get ideas and designs to make a wave box out of acrylic and a prop moded maxi-jet. The output of the newly...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Mine died which was attached to my AquaC Remora skimmer. Impeller was locked for probably 2-3 days. It was almost 2 yrs old. Tank is fine :) Anyhow I've learned many of these pumps failing and crashing tanks due to faulty seals. My dilema is the skimmer section in my sump allows a 2.5" wide...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    To all of you who have done the homemade MJ 1200 mod with pvc shroud and model boat propeller: My powerhead will now only push water if it is able to suck in air with it, otherwise the shaft bounces around and it won't push anything at all. Any idea what could cause this? I am thinking maybe it...
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