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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 06:52 AM Thread Starter
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DIY Surface Skimmer?

Anyone have any plans or ideas for a quickly made surface skimmer that hooks into canister filters? The tubing on my canister filter has the option on it.

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 07:47 AM
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ive diy-ed a skimmer b4 i just took the "u" tube from a hob filter and wegged it into the intake tube to make it skimm the surface if that makes seance :p
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There are a lot of good DIY projects over at DIYFishkeepers.com
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