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post #499 of (permalink) Old 05-29-2013, 05:42 AM
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Originally Posted by astex View Post
Yeah, I bought the jet lifters for convenience, but they really are just nice PVC (a bit thinner than your average PVC though). I think the key is that they turn and poke through the foam wall. I'm thinking a small desk-fountain type pump for behind the foam (if you don't want to do the air powered) and then a circulation outside would work for you. Good luck!
I believe the advantage of the jetlifter is that it uses curved part rather than a 90 degree elbow to maximize flow. not that you couldn't do it yourself....

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75 Main Tank w/ sump: 5 Glossolepis pseudoincisus, 5 Melanotaenia boesemani, 10 Melanotaenia praecox, 5 Melanotaenia lacustris, some cories, a bn pleco and rainbow fish fry
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