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Old 11/17/2007, 12:01 PM   #1
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sumps help please

i really need some help but i dont know if my idea will work can i get some feed back please.
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But my main question is: the tank for the refugium is going to be a 55 gal. will the glass give out if there is no water in the storrage area?


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Old 11/17/2007, 12:24 PM   #2
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That depends on how good a job you do siliconing in a wall there. Have you looked at this site? http://www.melevsreef.com/allmysumps.html You might find a sump idea there that you would like more than your current design.


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Old 11/17/2007, 12:33 PM   #3
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I would look on Melev's reef for some sump/fuge ideas as it would be much easier to just buy a glass tank and divide it with baffles and put both the sump/fuge in one. The overflow drains would drain into the fuge where it would than overflow into the sump section where you can place your skimmer and reactors.


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Old 12/02/2007, 09:00 PM   #4
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Heres a link to some good info on sumps...
http://www.reefkeeping.com/issues/2003-01/gt/index.php


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