Filtration

Discussion in '3reef Site Polls' started by Matt Rogers, May 7, 2005.

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What filters do you use?

  1. Protein Skimmer

    88.0%
  2. Canister

    8.0%
  3. Wet/Dry

    16.0%
  4. None of the above

    8.0%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Matt Rogers

    Matt Rogers Kingfish Staff Member

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    What filters do you use?
     
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  3. fletch

    fletch Kole Tang

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    I use a Protein Skimmer and a Wet/Dry
     
  4. Bruce

    Bruce Giant Squid

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    protein skimmer :) its a bakpak 2 so it has both a skimmer and a filter w00t :)
     
  5. jose_c

    jose_c Plankton

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    I use a 40 gallon long refugium with a protein skimmer
     
  6. amcarrig

    amcarrig Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Protein skimmer and lots of carbon, etc. in the sump :)
     
  7. Birdlady

    Birdlady Finback Whale

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    Skimmer and refugium with mud ;D
     
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  9. kb.bear

    kb.bear Peppermint Shrimp

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    Riverside, RI
    I use a protein, a canister and an emporer on my 72 because the stand is too small for a sump, only a protein on the 120
     
  10. Chris Jones

    Chris Jones Feather Duster

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    Homestead, Florida
    I use a refugium/sump with LR and LS with calerpa algae. mechanical filtration at the overflow and a Aqua C urchin skimmer. they work great together. :0