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Rogergolf66 05-06-2007 12:38 PM

overflow box
does anybody know about this type of overflow box is it better or the same then the others with the tube?

Thanks Roger

usmc121581 05-06-2007 12:46 PM

I've never seen them or heard of them being used.

Gump 05-06-2007 02:17 PM

If your going to use a hob overflow this is the only kind that i would use.

caferacermike 05-07-2007 05:18 PM

I like them. Some people I know attach a Tom's water lift pump to the little 1/4" pippette sticking out of the top. That way if there is a power failure the pump will kick on when the electricity does and helps restart a siphon if broken. However, the little piece of acrylic before the 1" pipe and foam filter prevents the loss of suction.

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