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post #21 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 04:43 PM Thread Starter
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So a tube or PVC would go into the tank, and the water would empty into the sump, and would somehow be pumped back up? Trying to picture it . . .

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post #22 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 04:53 PM Thread Starter
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So I would use the sump for sure to get all that extra water space.

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post #23 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 06:51 PM
Easy read here: Read carefully, its not as easy as meets the eye. There are precautions needed.
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post #24 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 07:31 PM
well the piping is trick for a newbie but once you get used to it it's a snap like everything else =)

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My dad would probably help with that. He is really good with handy work.

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post #26 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 08:52 PM
You can use rubber tubing for the whole thing.
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post #27 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 09:11 PM
reefing madness has a huge sump and he's kinda good at it too.so in doing diy stuff guys are always better.

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4x1.5x1.5 planted tetras,harlequins,
otto,WMM,2 types of celebes rainbows,rcs,amano, bamboo,red ramhorns,MTS
3.5x2.5x2 flowerhorn,pleco
3x1.5x1.5 russel's lion,blue cleaner,sixline and leopard wrasse,maroon clown pair,green chromis,scorpion,tiger cowrie,turbo,lyretail anthias,jewel,anemone,star polyp,marbled and giant green mushi,zoa
2x1x1 nano sw shrimps
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post #28 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 09:24 PM
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reefing madness has a huge sump and he's kinda good at it too.so in doing diy stuff guys are always better.
Ah, come now. Thats not true. Anyone can do it. Not that hard.
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post #29 of 39 Old 07-23-2012, 09:36 PM
well to some yes.i ended with ecotech on hair and fingers while gluing zoas yesterday

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