sump help

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  1. albert

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    What is the best? Crushed coral in my sump or deep sand bed? And if it is a sand bed, is 20 cm broad enough? Because my sump is small. Thanks in advance.
     
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    what is the size of your display?

    Think Seachem matrix would be a better option than a DSB.
     
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    Photo's would help a lot, but the chamber you got for your DSB do sound way too small to be really effective.

    Look as alternative to a DSB into Seachem Matrix or Marine Pure bio filter media.
    Both do the same job as a DSB.
     
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    And crushed coral
     
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    not really,

    Depending on the setup., using a plastic basket to put the crushed coral in can work, need to lift it out and shake the settlement within out. It will trap a lot of detritus.
     
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