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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, im still fairly new to this so bare with me lol, I have just added my new refugium under my stand for my 40GB reef tank and i cant seem to stop the return from blowing out micro bubbles or little sand particles (i cant tell which one) from the refugium... my refugium is setup as a skimming...
  2. Large Systems
    I need some help configuring filtration and water movement in my 300 gallon reef tank. My tank is not a drill tank. I have an overflow box with two 1 & 1/2 inch down pipes. 1.0 going to my 55 gal refugium and the other pipe going to my 30 gal sump. Water is returned to the tank in 2 ways. 1...
  3. Reefing Equipment
    have recently changed my plan im doing a custom 55gal build instead of an 80gal- as i got a 55gal tank for$25 now the plan is to purachase 2 Hydor Koralia Evolution Powerhead (750 GPH) also going to purchase Marineland Penguin 350 Power Filter. Also building a de-nitrating reactor as i built...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I am in the process of building a 10g sump for my 55g tank. I am unable to fit anything larger below. I have currently installed 3 baffles for the skimmer section and then an additional divider for the refugium and return. I am using 1/2" pvc and a pump rated for 450 gallon. I have read many...
  5. Skimmers & other filtration
    Hey, i recently saw that my ammonia was a bit high. I ruled out anything out of the ordinary, so im adding more flow (3 maxi-jets+ sure flow) and im trying to find a way to incorporate a skimmer into my fuge. The fuge is made out of a 20g tank and is almost entirely actually refugium space. The...
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