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post #1 of 4 Old 01-04-2013, 01:34 PM Thread Starter
question about protein skimmer

i got the little skimmer for the 14g cube. got it all installed. i'm getting *some* foam but not enough to reach the edge of the collection cup. the whole thing came with a mile of airline tubing. should i cut the tubing shorter to get better air flow? i have the valve turned all the way out to get maximum flow.

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post #2 of 4 Old 01-04-2013, 02:19 PM
The foam only needs to be alittle into the neck area, if I would give a numebr it owuld be 1/4 inside the neck, lower neck.
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post #3 of 4 Old 01-04-2013, 02:40 PM Thread Starter
ok, thanks, brian. that's about where it is. it's about time i did something right today. started out my day by falling on my keester on my way out to feed the oinkers. hawaiian punch went EVERYWHERE!
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post #4 of 4 Old 01-04-2013, 02:50 PM
LMAO. Your too funny!!
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