Skimmer advice please

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  1. CW

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    Hi PPL

    Need some advice on a skimmer.
    My total tank volume will be about 240Liters (DT and Sump)

    I need something effective and small. It must not take up allot of space cos my sump space will be limited.

    Thanx
     
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    a reeftek TS2 will also cover that tank. what footprint space have you got available in the sump?
     
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    dont know yet.

    Ive got a TS2 i can use but i wana see whats the smalest i can go because of space.
    Total space for the whole sump will be 550mm (L) x 400mm (W) x 500mm (H) max
     
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    Chaps are right TS2 will do for that tank, but what ever you do, do NOT go smaller, smaller is bad very very bad. Go Bigger but never smaller with a Skimmer:)
     
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    why not the reef orca extreme series?
     
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    In running a 250L tank with sps and high fish load. Using a bubble magus NAC7 and it is working brilliantly. It has an extremely small foot print as well
     
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    bubble blaster 1000 - pricy but worth it
     
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    I have the Bubble Magus NAC6, awesome skimmer, very small footprint as the pump is inside the skimmer, well made too, I was very impressed with the build quality for such a decent price. BUBBLE-MAGUS
     
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    Thanx ppl.

    Cos ive got a Reeftek TS2 but im thinking in selling it and getting a new skimmer with a small footprint.

    Ive been looking at the bubble magun NAC7. Looks very nice but want to know where i can get one and the price.
     
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    they do look good
     
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