Help with Carx outlet

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Are you running a pH controller. It could be that the media used (surch as A.R.M.) dissolves at a higher pH, therefor turning into mush at a setting of 6.5. Also with a fluidised carx. Also, with the constant fluidising of the media (such as in a octopus reactor)you are bound to have constant abrasion. This, combined with the dissolution of the media you are bound to have fine particles clogging up your outlet pump.
Set your pH controller to 6.8, makes the world of difference.....
 

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A drip per second sounds fine to start, keep a check on the kh and speed up if necessary.
 
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You don't want to have you're outlet running too fast, as said above 1-2 drips per second.

Take a sample of your outlet water from your reactor........ if all is well you should have readings around

Calcium 100 more units than you're tank water measures.

KH should read between 30 and 40.

Then just adjust as needed when you check your tank water

Hope it helps mate.
 
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Won't it still break down and give you small pieces through your pump?

Don't forget I'm a complete novice when it comes to calcium reactors........ I could be thinking a pile of sh#t.
 
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wow......... serious flow, the A.R.M i've got allows flow via a recirculating 1200l pump with no lift
Sorry mate, can't help there.
 

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