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  1. Skimmers & other filtration
    I have a reef octopus dnwb 150 running on a 75 gallon reef fed from the overflow for about 5 months now. Recently the pump (otp 2000) starting to get very loud. If I pinched off the airline the noise disappeared of course so did bubbles :ac39:. So that wasn't the solution. disconnected the...
  2. Skimmers & other filtration
    I'm running an Octopus skimmer (RO-PS-2000INT) with a Bubble Blaster pump. The pump creates an annoying hum that I can hear from the other room. Is this normal for this pump? If so, what be done to reduce or deaden the hum?
  3. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    I bought a return pump for my sump so i could finaly get water circulating and start my cycling process. I was realy excited, so i got everything in place, i double checked everything and turned it all on. Now i swear that someone switched mw lovely new pump for a diesel engine cos i can't hear...
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