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this is the new CPR CS90 I replace the Tidepool S.O.S. overflow with this and this is the new protein skimmer the Aqua C Remora..........which from my month lonf research is one of the top 5 skimmers made..............
 

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you can also hang it on your sump, and just put the baffles in so that the water has to be high enough to reach it, or ... get a longer tube, it should be able to be replaced, and they usually give you one with the setup.
 

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it really shouldnt as long as you keep the pump at the reccomended height under the water. if you were extending it 6 feet, thats one thing, but 4 or 5 inches wont do anything.
 

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if you get a chance, could you take some more pictures of that overflow box? How do you like it? I was thinking about buying one or perhaps spending some time to make one myself.

I have the AquaC remora and placed a 6 inch tube from the MJ1200. It didn't really affect performance very much. I tell you what though, be sure to clean the MJ once in a while. Leaving it dirty really affects the performance in a major way. Also, make sure to clean the collection cup every few days.
 

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Hey Brent
What is the GPH of your return line coming from your sump? I was doing about 600 GPH with that overflow, and I was constantly getting air bubble in it. That is even with the aqualifter.
I like the size of the CS90, but it can not handle return flow in my opinion. I changed it to my 20 gal tank with 200 gph flow and it works great.
 

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BGJ223 said:
Hey Brent
What is the GPH of your return line coming from your sump? I was doing about 600 GPH with that overflow, and I was constantly getting air bubble in it. That is even with the aqualifter.
I like the size of the CS90, but it can not handle return flow in my opinion. I changed it to my 20 gal tank with 200 gph flow and it works great.
Im running 2 Mag 7's for my return from the sump, at 4 feet
 
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