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dsb advice

Discussion in 'Filtration / ULNS' started by kevin g, May 6, 2015.

  1. kevin g

    kevin g Registered

    Nov 30, 2009
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    hi can i run a dsb in my sump in seperate containers like tyger has done with miricle mud on his reef.
  2. rabbut

    rabbut Registered

    Aug 30, 2009
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    You could indeed if you get deep enough containers. DSB's need at least 4" depth, preferably 6, depending on the sand you're using.

    I'm not sure what your motivating for tubing the DSB is though, as generally you won't touch a DSB after install other than to top it up every few years, whereas Miracle Mud you have to remove and replace half a year after 18 months (IIRC)
  3. Eaval

    Eaval Registered

    Jul 24, 2010
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    I have a 4 to 5 inch intank dsb as does heller792
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