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PostPosted: 2006.03.01(Wed)7:14    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Adding a heater would be too costly to run.

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PostPosted: 2006.03.01(Wed)10:21    Post subject: Reply with quote

day temp 65 - 80 mostly, 80-100 occasionally,
nite temp 45 - 55
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PostPosted: 2006.03.02(Thu)8:33    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well, I'm not going to say it won't work, but I doubt it. I'm not sure how fast that amount of water would cool down. Your depth is 1.2 m which is not extremely deep, but it might work. Could you test it some how? If the temp drops below 20˚C (no lower than +-18˚C) for longer than, lets say an hour, then I wouldn
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