Skimmer Suggestions for my Boyu TL450

Discussion in 'Protein Skimmers, Mechanical Filtration' started by fly*, 24 Jun 2010.

  1. fly*

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    So now that the hood has come off my Boyu TL450, I can now look at a better skimmer for my systems. I know a lot of peeps are using the Boyu WG308 which i'm guessing is because it fits into the compartment. But without the lid I can look at maybe a hangover unit as well ???

    Any suggestions?

    My standard skimmer is actually working suprising well and does pull a fair amount of crap out of the water but I rate I can find a better unit.
     
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    I was using a red sea prism hang on back skimmer on my boyu tl55 and it worked great, mush better than those boyu skimmers.
     
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    Thanks Regis :) did you have any issues fitting it to the tank ???
     
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    Nope, just hooked it on, made custom lights as the lis can not be used when the skimmer is in place, please note that the tl55 is bigger.
     
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    Im looking at getting the Reef Octopus BH100, looks like it should work. How noisy was the Prizm?
     
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    It doesnt make a noise. I still use it on my cube. works like a bomb
     
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    nope, just hang it on
     
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    Cool ii'll check it out, what was the price?
     
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