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PostSubject: Sump Questions   Sun Nov 18, 2007 1:43 am

A few FAQ i will let you guys answer

1. How does the water travel through the partitions in the sump?
2. How does water get back in to the tank?
3. Could any get some photo's or video's of yours so i can understand?

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PostSubject: Re: Sump Questions   Fri Nov 23, 2007 4:18 am

Hi admin

I found this website the other day and theres loads of info regurding sumps and reef set up

http://www.melevsreef.com/links.html
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PostSubject: Re: Sump Questions   Fri Nov 23, 2007 2:53 pm

hi the water enters via a wier a hole drilled in the main tank or via an overflow box then it enters the sump mine is split in to 3 sections the first is where the inlet pipe is the heater and skimmer the second has a deep sand bed in and some spaghetti algae in and the third has the return pump mine is classed at 6000lph also calcium reactor would go in the thired section if you have one
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