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My LFS said my skimmer was no good-What?
I put together a hang on skimmer from parts that seems to work pretty good. The collection box may need a little mods.My LFS said that only skimmers using designed components [collection box, pump, etc] would work correctly. Do I hear a sale of a skimmer from him ringing in my ears?
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ha I just made a skimmer out of a 2 liter bottle, some clear PVC and an air stone and air pump. It seems to work fine. Just a question, was this a chain store?
(1) 125 Gallon Saltwater FOWLR
(1) 55 Gallon Community
(2) 29 Gallons -Livebearers - Saltwater (Live rock)
(2) 10 Gallons -Dwarf Puffers
(1) 2 Gallon- Baby tank
(3) 1 Gallons- Baby Livebearers
Originally Posted by mrmosin View Post
$149 is a good price actually, but the unit itself is very poor quality. This skimmer is basically a piece of junk and odds are what you have built at home will work just as well.
As a general rule, whenever I see the phrase "my LFS told me....." I know that something is about to be worth a good laugh.
Originally Posted by Pasfur View Post
i agree! Don't get the Skilter or clone either!
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