Where should the bubble trab be in my sump?

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    Ok, so i have millions of micro bubbles in my display and it irretating looking at my tank and just see small bubbles... So i done some research and to get rid of it I must build a bubble trap in my sump... Right i know how to build it, but where should it be... The first glass pane or last glass pane?

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    Hi Jason,

    It depends on where the bubbles originate from Jason. Where does it?
     
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    From my over flow... So in my first chamber...?
     
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    create an extra baffle between your DSB and return or create a baffle in your last chamber,otherwise raise the water level in your return chamber
     
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    Did try to raise it... Did not help at all... My over flow pipe make alot of bubbles... I have tried filtre flos as they say it will work aswel, nothing... I have inspected my mumps, they are 100%, my skimmer aswel... all good...
     
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    add a ballvalve to the outlet pipe and reduce the flow.this way the water level in the overflow will rise and help out.this is what i did on my new system as i have no Durso
     

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