Best Compact skimmer

Discussion in 'Protein Skimmers, Mechanical Filtration' started by Evo R, 4 Apr 2011.

  1. Evo R

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    Hey guys,


    What in your opinion and or experiance is the best/smallest compact skimmer that can handle a big load well?And i am reffering to Nano skimmers.

    Thanks in advance:thumbup:
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Aquamedic TF1000 blue (rated to 500lt) is awsome for nanos and they are hang on. does the nano have a sump?

    i have seen these skimmers comfortly service a standard 4ft loaded.
     
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    wow Les that was quick!
    What are the dimensions on those skimmers?Im looking/researching the possible candidates for my new nano project.Im looking for a really small skimmer but must be able too over skim atleast 100l of water.
     
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    Does the mini cone have its own pump?And what are you looking at price wise for it?
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    yes it does the pump is inside the skimmer (this is the same as the spacesaver octos)

    R1350 ex shipping. brand new in box never used.
     
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    SKims SH2, really neat, compact and skims well
     
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    Tunze 9002 rated for 200 lites. R1000
     
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    bubble blaster 1000. will skim the salt out of ur tank.
    very very expensive though.
     
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    Lol no im back to sqaure one with all the new possible candidates!

    But thanks for all the input so far guys:thumbup:
     
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    whats your budget ? the skimz costs around R2k and is rated for 300lts
     
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