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PostPosted: 2003.05.31(Sat)21:39    Post subject: DIY overflow and refugium Reply with quote

I just got a 55 gallon aquarium Very Happy and am debating on making it a Paludarium or a Marine tank. I've wanted both but I can only have one in. The tank is used, but holds water; I've already got it cleaned and it's ready to go. With a marine tank I would like to use a natural system of filtration (e.I. macro algeas and live sand and Live rock.) the problem is none of the filters for sale seem to do what I want and I don't want to spend the kind of money they're asking for the specific filter. Anyway I was wondering how to make an overflow to a smaller 20 gallon high I have. By not buying the filter I can spend more money on a PC lighting system and chiller. any help would be appreciated
thanks Orion
Fish are the only creatures in the universe that the Law of Conservation of Mass doesn't apply to. Very Happy
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PostPosted: 2003.06.05(Thu)20:57    Post subject: Reply with quote

I would try some net searches under diy wet dry filters, there has to be more than a few pages of info already out there.
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