Noise

Discussion in 'Beginner Discussions' started by Ocean, 23 Dec 2007.

  1. Ocean

    Ocean Lazy Sea Slug

    Joined:
    14 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    1,217
    Likes Received:
    8
    Location:
    CT
    for my overflow what must i do to queit it down down i would use bioballs but thay lead to nitate problems or so ive heard
     
  2. Guest




  3. Kanga

    Kanga Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    7 May 2007
    Posts:
    4,576
    Likes Received:
    23
    Location:
    In the Koeberg blast radius
    You heard correct:)


    Have a look at this www.dursostandpipes.com.

    It works a charm
     
  4. gaboon

    gaboon

    Joined:
    14 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    2,241
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    Northriding
    I'm busy making one now, will post pics. hope its right
     
  5. DragonReef

    DragonReef

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    2,600
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Durban, ZA
    Yip agreed, don't put anything in your overflows. It just becomes a detritus trap and difficult to service.

    A durso standpipe as Kanga suggested would be the best solution. They easy to make from standard plumbing supplies ;)
     
  6. OP
    Ocean

    Ocean Lazy Sea Slug

    Joined:
    14 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    1,217
    Likes Received:
    8
    Location:
    CT
    for the mean while can i put alittle filter floss till thats done i would change it twice a week
     
  7. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,226
    Likes Received:
    128
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    yes you can
     
  8. OP
    Ocean

    Ocean Lazy Sea Slug

    Joined:
    14 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    1,217
    Likes Received:
    8
    Location:
    CT
    cool ill do that for now
     
  9. gaboon

    gaboon

    Joined:
    14 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    2,241
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    Northriding
    Kanga and Sunburst have helped me in the post "(Dumb) overflow question" check it out
     
  10. Kanga

    Kanga Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    7 May 2007
    Posts:
    4,576
    Likes Received:
    23
    Location:
    In the Koeberg blast radius

Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Noise Forum Date
C2C built with tank connectors, how to silence gurgling noise General Discussions and Advice 5 Jun 2017
noisey over flow help needed General Discussions and Advice 16 Nov 2015
kalkwasser motor noise General Discussions and Advice 15 Apr 2015
Pump noise Beginner Discussions 31 Oct 2013
Noise Levels From Chillers General Discussions and Advice 30 Sep 2013
bubbling noise in sump Anything DIY Related 22 Mar 2013
Pump Throttling vs noise Pumps and Waterflow 4 Sep 2012