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    Does anyone on here just use a filter sock and skimmer in their sump ?

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    Nobody I know, including me.
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    No reson not to do this


    but using M Mud , DBB, Algae makes the nutrient processing more efficient

    "More Biology less Technology" to paraphrase John Tuluck
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    Default Re: Sump media ????

    I use a trickle filter and large skimmer BUT im a FOWLR

    when i was running a reef tank I used a skimmer DSB and algae

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    Just that i was reading somwhere last week on another forum (think it was american) About a few reefers just using Filter socks & skimmer in their Sumps and nothing else and now i can't find it .

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    All depends on the Bio Load and what corals you wish to keep

    using a DSB with Algae or MM allows far higher stocking whilst maintaining water quality

    I nether skim nor have a filter sock
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