ReefOctopus skimmer for sale: Cape Town

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  1. LuckyFish

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    ReefOctopus skimmer ​
    Location:
    Cape Town ​
    Shipping or Collection only:
    collection only ​
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    I have this Reef Octopus Skimmer for sale.
    It comes with a OTP 1000 pump with needle wheel. Power consumption: 18W

    Price: R1.000,00

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  3. Xereo

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    Nice skimmer...
     
  4. KeeganP

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    Is this an in sump skimmer?
     
  5. Xereo

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    Looks like and external
     
  6. keyaam

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    Its external
     
  7. KeeganP

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    What will happen if I put this on the floor next to my tank and have the inlet and outlet pipes on the top of my tank?
     
  8. Xereo

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    It will skim lol :)
    Suck half the water out your tank.

    its a good skimmer. just dont know what would happen with a power outage.
     
  9. Suhayl

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    Man that is a bargain. It looks like Dnw 150.
     
  10. Brandon WJ

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    how many liters can it handle?
     
  11. KeeganP

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    Hey LuckyFish
    How old is this Skimmer?

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  12. LuckyFish

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    good question. I have it for a year now and bought it as used. I think its rated for 300 to 400 litre.
     
  13. KeeganP

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    Awww darn.
     
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    Awesome skimmer I know you say collection only but is there , Any chance of shipping it up to JHB???
     
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  16. LuckyFish

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    yes, that might be right.
     
  17. Xereo

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    Expensive price for such an old skimmer.
     
  18. leslie hempel

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    DNW110 to be exact.

    Still a fantastic skimmer for the price, you wont get many externals that perform the way this boytjie does.. i would say it can easily do 600-700lt
     
  19. LuckyFish

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    I could send the skimmer up to JHB. Would let it go for R900 plus shipping costs.
     
  20. AndrévN

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    NOPE skimmers does not get old, only part to replasce is the pinwheel or pump but the rest does exactly the same. :whistling: I have a am shorty and works just as well as a new am shorty.
     
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    for an external skimmer its a great price:yeahdude:

    Erm a Very very lightly stocked 600L tank :whistling:
     
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