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What is a skimmer?

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Old 04-20-2012, 06:10 AM   #1
 
What is a skimmer?

Would someone educate me? What is a skimmer?

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Old 04-20-2012, 06:00 PM   #2
 
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In a nut shell, it removes waste and organics from the water coumn before they can become an issue to the water quality.
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