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Skimmer Use

Discussion in 'Filtration / ULNS' started by NoK3, Nov 23, 2018.

  1. NoK3

    NoK3 Registered

    Jan 18, 2012
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    I have a system with no Sump so water is managed through filtration. I recently added a Deltec MC500 skimmer inside the tank. The skimmer functions and does the job albeit slightly noisy. The question I have is can the skimmer be run once or twice week on a maintenance program just to keep things in control.

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  2. jim_fitz

    jim_fitz Admin Staff Member

    Mar 20, 2013
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    Personally I wouldn’t
    If something goes wrong and you aren’t there
    They react very
    Quickly to pollutants
    And great at adding oxygen too
    Which is often underestimated in our tanks
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