New Tank, will I be skimming enough?

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  1. Hermanus

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    This is the Tank , skimmer reeftec TS1 and another rated I think for L 18334a92e9a21c5e8.jpg
     
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    Whats the total system volume, and the other skimmers rating. Also what are you looking at stocking, fish wise?
     
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    This is the aother skimmer 18334a92f5695f7e0.jpg
     
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    If I'm correct the volume will be +- 600L, the reefrtec TS1 does 400L
     
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    This is the reeftec 18334a92f6a577810.jpg
     
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    Fish I,m looking at is Regal tang, yellow tang, powder Brown,sailfin Tang,2 x fire Cobbie's, mandarin, 2 x cardinals and couple of Goldy's
     
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    Could be a bit under rated but you could always add another skimmer in the future, but for now it will be fine just keep the neck of your skimmer clean
     
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    Hi Hermanus,

    The TS1 will be struggling a bit ( I had more or less the same size tank with a TS1)...made a huge difference when I moved over to TS2.

    Also doing the pinwheel conversion will help on the TS1, could also do the mesh mod to improve the performance
     

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