The Reef Tank banner
overflowing
1-7 of 7 Results
  1. Marine Depot
    How to Stop Your Protein Skimmer from Overflowing PLUS: Enter the Photo of the Month Contest presented by Marine Depot!
  2. Reefing Equipment
    I recently bought a Hydor Performer Protien skimmer 405 for my 150 gallon tank. I connect it to my power head that blows 300 gph. Well once I connected it it started skimming way to fast it looked like the water was just going staight up all the way past the neck of the skimmer. I've tried...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    So about 2 weeks ago I converted a 20L into a sump with baffels and got rid of my 10 gallon. The baffles are 9 in so my skimmers in 9in of water. It was skimming fine for a werk, week and a half. Then this sat. I removed all my Live rock to remove a tomato clown and coral beauty. Put everything...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I've been running my protein skimmer 24/7 for over 1-1/2 years now and as of 2 days ago it has decided to constantly overflow, like water shooting out the top like a geyser. There really isn't any explaination as I haven't added any water condition, etc to the tank and I use RO/DI water. I...
  5. Reefing Equipment
    Hey all, As some of you may know I've constructed my own aquarium. In the mean time I've been having my sump cycle itself. I had this skimmer (which I know is pretty oldschool) running with a tetra 450gph pump temporarily. It seemed as though it was operating fine although its instructions...
  6. Skimmers & other filtration
    I have an AquaC 180 in a sump/refugium in the sump at night it is working really hard and is overflowing my 1 gallon milk jug and putting a couple of gallons on the floor. I have the air intake about 3/4 of the way closed to get dry skinmate but it still overflows but only at night which take...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Ok I have a 30 g dt with about a 25 gallon sump. The setup is only 2 weeks old and still cycling. I had a 75g setup about a year ago and am using some of the equipment from that. Anyway the skimmer I am using is a euroreef. It doesnt have a model number but I would say it is real close to...
1-7 of 7 Results
Top