Qaiser's Tank

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  1. Qaiser

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    i currently have a 910*325*325 display tank with a 75l sump.i purchased my return pump according to riaan 1800l/h, a vibration pump (5000l/h), and hydrometer.i need to no what protein skimmer would be best internal or external.i want to go 4 external as my space is limited.i know u guyz replied already but posting in one thread would make it easier 4 u guzy to help me.thanks again nemo:thumbup:it makes sence.
     
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    Are you going to put a dsb in this sump?
     
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    i have almost the axact same sized tank,i run an internal skimmer a ts1
     
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    it seems you have it set up with no dsb section, not a problem, but with that tank i'd go with a ts1 which is internal, as there isn't much else you'd need to put into the sump
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    I would personally drop the level of the second piece of glass and place it closer to the first piece. By dropping the second piece you drop the water level in the sump which allows for backflow from your tank in a power failure. It also allows more space for you to add a decent sized DSB;)
     
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    Which side of ct you staying? drop me a pm and ill assist you with the sump mod
     
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    wud the dsb help alot and doesnt 1 need any filter pads in the sump.cant i jst use the big chamber as my dsb with external protein skimmer
     
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    You can use filter floss every now and then to polish the water but you will need a lot with that gap between your firts and second baffle
     
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    same size tank and sump.. have a look..
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