diffuser plate?

Discussion in 'Protein Skimmers, Mechanical Filtration' started by Nella, 3 Apr 2016.

  1. Nella

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    what's the function of a diffuser plate in a modern skimmer?
     
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    It spreads out the bubbles, slowing them down as well. Resulting in longer contact time.
     
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    the slowing down part is what I was after....
    Thanks @RiaanP that makes perfect sense
     
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