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Old 04-26-2009, 06:16 PM   #21
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Man, i wish this review was out b4 i made my skimmer selection. I had to choose a skimmer for a 120 gal, about 140 gallons total water volume for a tank im setting up and a vertex IN180 or a ATB 840 cone were my choices but since i couldnt find any feedback on these vertex skimmers i ordered the ATB, coulda saved a few bux but oh well i guess. Good luck with your skimmer.

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sorry i got review out as soon as i could, what dont you like about your skimmer?
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Old 04-26-2009, 08:01 PM   #22
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As of tonight, (Only 4 Days) i am pretty happy with this Vertex. Ill keep posting pics of how it preforms to keep the review goin.
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Old 04-26-2009, 09:36 PM   #23
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the 800 dollar price tag. lol
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Old 04-27-2009, 03:58 AM   #24
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ya wow i bet, that aot of money.
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TB is a great skimmer though. Don't feel bad, I dropped $865 on the Bubble King.
Good job Dasco, I'm glad it's working so well for you!
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TB is a great skimmer though. Don't feel bad, I dropped $865 on the Bubble King.
Good job Dasco, I'm glad it's working so well for you!
Ya if i had a way bigger tank i would go right for a bubble king, but i have a 55g pretty small. thx mike!
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Day six and still skimmin like a beast, ill post pics later.
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This is the 7th full day my skimmer has been running and i think its time to clean it.

-Pics befor i cleaned it, 7 Days of skimming
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Its only the first week its been running so i think its still breaking in. I took a pic of the collection cup befor i cleaned it. that was some bad bad bad smelling stuff!
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sooooo smelly!
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Yuck! I'm sure your fish are like McDonald's and "loving it" though.
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