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Old 01/10/2008, 07:45 PM   #29
RonD
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Originally posted by NanoReefWanabe
3000GPH would be about 10X turnover for his setup...not including skimmer volume sump volume refuge volume...i dont think that is too far out of the question...most i think aim for about 5 times turn over through their sumps...i bet he would be pretty close to that after everything is added up...
I run a manifold around the top of my tank with 9 outlets on it.. so you divy up 3000 x 9 outlets gets me about 300 gph out of each . see pic in the link below.
http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v6...ifold1inch.jpg

the picture is of an old manifold I made up first .. but you get the idea. bumped the diameter of it up to 1.5" piping


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