return pump size - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 08-05-2009, 06:59 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
jwalker314's Avatar
 
return pump size

i have two 1 1/2 inch baffles in my 50 gallon tank, they will be draining into a 30g L sump/refugium. What would be the best size recommened for a retun pump? im looking at a mag drive 5 possibly, but i think the two 1 1/2 inchbaffles should give me around 1500gph so shouldn't i get a pump that matches that, or exceeded that rating?

thanks
jwalker314 is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
return pump returning air with water... princesuhaib Beginner Saltwater Aquariums 6 04-30-2009 05:15 PM
Return pump suggestions? Pasfur Saltwater Aquarium Equipment 14 04-08-2009 10:51 AM
pump size uksub Beginner Saltwater Aquariums 4 02-11-2009 10:35 PM
Return pump capacity? Lemeshianos Saltwater Aquarium Equipment 2 07-08-2008 04:21 AM
What size return pump for 90 gal mixed-reef? Tukwut Saltwater Aquarium Equipment 8 04-23-2007 10:31 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome