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    hey guys have a question for all of you i have an resun cl 300 chiller running in my system i want move into new system when tank is built where is the best and most effective place to put chiller in system?
     
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    Hi Toppdogg.
    The best place for a chiller is outside. Always good to build a box around it so that rain etc... doesn't get to it. But when building this box for the chiller, make sure there is adequate holes for ventalation.
     
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    thanks makaeel i will do that but what i mean is for it to be most effective at the mo i have it connected to the return pump from sump is that the best way to do it?
     
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    outside in a well ventelated area safelytucked away from the elements, these chillers have a safety that switches them off should the surrounding temp exceed 40-50 deg (i stand to correction on the exact temp).
     
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    I feed my chiller with a seperate pump. I have been contemplating the idea of hooking it to my return aswell.
     
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    I was thinking of just circulating the water in my sump on new setup on smaller pump so that flow is slower and will cool more effectively from return chamber to inlet chamber what do you think ?
     
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    I cant see why it wouldnt work....
     
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    if possible try insulate the piping you use with either polystyrene or the foam they use for aircon piping, its not always necessary but id does help save a bit of juice..
     
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    will do les sounds like a plan thanks for the advise
     

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