My DIY 20g Sump

Discussion in 'DIY' started by bareefers, Nov 10, 2005.

  1. bareefers

    bareefers BOD

    Hey BAR.. here's sump design that I completed late last night. I haven't put it to work yet - still waiting for the silicone to dry up. I should be albe to use it tonight.

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    Let me know what your thoughts are on this - I'd like to get some input before putting it to work / production.

    TIA
     
  2. Thales

    Thales Past President

    Looks good to me.
     
  3. xinumaster

    xinumaster Guest

    if you can put both skimmer and return pumps outside the sump that would be much better. Those pump can add heat to your tank.
     
  4. Thales

    Thales Past President

    What size tank is it going on? You man not need that filter sock. :D
     
  5. bareefers

    bareefers BOD

    I've thought about putting the skimmer out of the sump... I don't have too much room on my stand cabinet though.

    Xinu - did I mentioned that I like the skimmer you sold me. :lol:

    It's for my 65g AGA tank. I kind-a like the sock though. It helps keep the water clean - if even for just a little bit.
     
  6. Elite

    Elite Guest

    The filter sock will help you eliminate some of the micro bubbles too ...
     

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