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Discussion in 'Help and Advice' started by MrLarner, Jan 16, 2010.
its mine matey [015.gif]
Just doing the leak test and I'll wrap it up and weigh it [thumbup1.gif]
good man [thumbup.gif]
I don't know whether or not you have an existing reef tank in which to place your frags. If you have, my apologies for commenting. If not, you may want to get the frags back to the LFS. It could take you a few days to get the SG / temperature right. The reef would the need to cycle prior to adding your frags. Again, apologies if I have missed something along the way in reading the thread.
Kev, i DO have an existing tank, its a tl 450, and i've upgraded, i now have the osaka 155, dont worry, i have done enough reading up to know i cant put fish and coral into a new setup, im going to be transferring all the water and live sand across to the new tank, as well as the live rock. [thumbup.gif]
Apologies for commenting mate. Hope I have not caused offence, not my intention. I knew I would have missed something. [thumbup1.gif]
No offence taking mate, its just good that everyone on here likes to help and advice.
Nice one! [thumbup.gif]
Can i just say a Massive thanks to LittleOcean for helping me out big time.
I owe you 1 mate [thumbup.gif]
No probs m8 [thumbup.gif]
I'll pm you the postage options etc..
Very daft question if I may? I know you said it was from a foot, but... Can you check you don't have water trickling down from the sides around the seal? If so, it's a new seal Jobby. LO's 104 will be useful if this is the case and it's water proof, as they use the same seal I do believe [thumbup1.gif] It's un-usual for they to leak at the feet. The seal ring, quick release and pipe-sets are all commonly leaking, but not usually the feet [023.gif] Would suggest rough handling at some point [thumbdown.gif]
i'll try and take a pic of the part that leaking. give me 2 mins.
Looking at the seal I've pulled off it looks to be ok, so if it is the seal hopefully this one will work [thumbup1.gif]
wear are you located i think i have a fluval 205 external filter in the shed that you can have
london, and u?
im up at aberdeen mate sorry if you post a few photos of the inside of the top and of filter closed i might be able to help might sound like stupid quieston but you do have the black seal in between the canister and lid dont you and if so the seal is in the ridge of the lid and not the canister a lot of peaple put the seal around the ridge on canister which causes a leak
its nothing to do with the top part, its a small hole at the base, (the bottom of the filter)
as if someone had put it down onto a pin.
but its all good because im being sent a 104 case so i'll use that with the 205 motor on the top.
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