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Discussion in 'Protein Skimmers, Mechanical Filtration' started by fatalerror, 1 Nov 2008.

  1. fatalerror

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    i currently have a 250L reef tank with sump and im looking to upgrade my skimmer from a little jebbo one at the moment i have my eye on a QUEEN BRAND XL PROTEIN SKIMMER and was wandering if anyone could advise me if this is the right way to go. its a private sale so iwasnt planing paying retail. thanks Jacob
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    martin Reef Adict

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    I agree with Leslie or alternatively look for a 2nd hand one but alwayse get the best equipment you can which can handle 2 to 3 x your system, this is for upgrades and heavy stocking etc.
     
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    Martin, I think the Queen is a rebranded Jebo (no idea why anyone would bother)
    Take a picture and let us see and we can say for sure
     
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    fatalerror

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    this is the skimmer dont have much more info as its through ebay and its ending soon and the seller hasnt said anything in detail.
     
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    I agree with Les. Reeftek and Reef Octopus are great value for money. Lots of our members including me use it and are pleased with the result.
     

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