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post #1 of 3 Old 04-13-2008, 09:21 PM Thread Starter
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Canister Filter

If i have bioballs, lr and live sand with a protein skimmer, Do I need a canister filter??
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post #2 of 3 Old 04-13-2008, 10:06 PM
Canisters will filter out particulates and also prvide additional biological filtration. More never hurts.
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post #3 of 3 Old 04-13-2008, 11:14 PM
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+1.

But, be careful with your Bioballs. What system do you plan on running? If you will have reef, Bioballs will hurt you. It will become a 'trate factory which will kill most corals. If you are doing FOWLR, then it is ok.
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