Skimmer

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by THE ANIMAL, 21 Apr 2011.

  1. THE ANIMAL

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    Hallo u all

    Can any one tell me for how long can a tank go whit out a skimmer. Just move to new house got the wrong conectors so I can not put up my skimmers, and to top all Im going to Durbs for weekend?
     
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  3. AndrévN

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    Should be fine, i ran mine without a skimmer for 6months as a test and no harm done BUT i wouldn't recommend it to beginners and or new tanks if you do not know your tank and or what your doing.
     
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    I have a 1000 system that has never had a skimmer. Been like that for 18 months so no need for you to stress about it.
     
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    @SIMS
    What biological additives do you use?
     
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    none...all I do is dose some seachem buffers. I do a 10% waterchange once every month. I have a huge dsb in the tank though. it is 1200x800x200
     
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    Thanx
     
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